The hostess for this week's Doubledog Dare Challenge is joanne (sleepyinseattle) who Dared us to make a St. Patrick's Day card. Easy Peasy. Please join us, and put DDC in your keyword. We do the DDC each Tuesday...check us out every week.
This card is also for the MMTPT81. We are off to New Orleans for our teaparty. I, for one, will be eating LOTS of cake, but I'll have to take off my mask to do it. Martie McGraw, our hostess, is Irish, which puts her in the minority in the Big Easy. She needs all the Irish friends she can get! I have my green mask, and some green gems to make her feel more comfortable, but made a concession to the French Quarter by adding the Fleur-de-lis punched strip. Just for Martie, I'll be bringing Irish soda bread to go with our tea, and something Irish that's a bit stronger to add to it, just for her!!!
Please join us at the teaparty by putting MMTPT81 in your keyword.
If you would like to see the rest of the sentiment inside my card, you'll have to go to my blog. It's worth the trip, if I do say so myself!
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2010 GMT Views: 763
You got you some of that thar Irish moonshine, Miss Anne? Kin I hang out wif you? Course, I hope ya leave yer mask off cuz that's one big schnozola and it would skeer me. I'll share my m&ms wif ya that I got while I wuz visitin' Orlando jes the other week.
Luv yer purty St. Patrick's Day card; however, I must tell ya that you shure are one show off gittin' yer card done so fast fer this week's DDC, too! Iffin' I didn't likes ya so much, I mightin' have to grumble to the powers that be!
Now.....lezzo go find Gertie cuz she's the one that done throwed the bahsketti in my har. I gots a bone to pick with her.
------------------------------ Big Butt Bertie (one of the Butt Sistahs) My alter ego is Charlene; she and I attend the Teapot Tuesday parties! We have a flingin' good time! Woo-hoo!
Registered: January 26, 2010 Location: Just tryin' to get out from under these Black and White Polka Dots! Posts: 106
Tue, Feb 16, 2010 @ 9:16 AM
Hey, What's that? Yah that! That over there! Bwahahaha! Suckaw!!! I knew I could get your mask off while I suckered you to look over there! Bwahaha! You can't fool me, I knew it was you! Hey, if you see Bertie, tell her the sketti up her nose is turning green....Irish Green! Like your awesome Irish card that that Martie lady is gonna love!!! Gotta run!
Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 60004
Tue, Feb 16, 2010 @ 9:20 AM
Hey there! Glad you could make it! I am a little worried about you....you seem to be deviating from red. You are on a green kick these days, you have made green frogs and green lipstick this past weekend! Don't you like red anymore?????
Okay, I will give you a break and just compliment you on your comical little card! Its awesome and I think Martie will befriend you till the end of time! I didn't know she was Irish!
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 51974
Tue, Feb 16, 2010 @ 9:44 AM
Man, Anne, you're making me feel hungry with all that talk of soda bread. You can keep the whiskey, though - it's not my drink. (When we were down with my brother and his family at the weekend, his wife works as a guide in the old distillery in Midleton (http://www.cork-guide.ie/attractions/jhc.htm), and although it's not her drink either she says she's got used to it.
You sure it's you behind that Marx, sorry, mask. 'Cos I don't see a speck of red, so I am not so sure.
Registered: May 7, 2006 Location: Spokane, WA Posts: 1394
Tue, Feb 16, 2010 @ 10:42 AM
You are a riot! I would love to know you IRL. You just reminded me to get busy with my St Patrick's Day cards. My MIL is 100% Irish so she and our 7 grown kids all get handmade cards on the 17th! I get Irish Cream in my coffee...... regularily!
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