Grow Happy


…that’s what I wish for my children.

As babies, happiness is so easy to achieve, but as we grow, we realize that the world can be so cruel and life, unfair. As my children gets older, I want them to continue to appreciate simple pleasures, to be thankful for small blessings, to be optimistic, to be positive, to see the good in others, to carry their burden with lightness because they are confident in God’s goodness and the support of the people who love them. I’m sure every parent wishes the same, wouldn’t you agree? I know, because God wants us to be!

Here’s a lay-out of a photo oozing with happiness…it never fails to put a smile on my face. I’m sure you’re doing it now, too!


Grow Happy2

Journal: Such a sweet and hearty laugh. As you grow, may you always seek the positive in all things and stay happy even if life is unfair, sometimes!

Materials Used: papers-Cosmo Cricket, Collage Press, BG, DCWV; chipboard-Buzz & Bloom, K&CO; acrylic paint-MM & Semco; embellishments-Jenni Bowlin bingo card, Prima journaling note, Prima & DCWV rub-ons, AL & local buttons, Cosmo Cricket tag, Magic Mesh, MM metals, local laces, Joann Essentials’ bookplate, DCWV mini brads.

This is one of my favorite photos of Alexa. It makes me want to hug and smother her with kisses!

I made this for Moments Recorded November challenge. The challenge is uber easy, you just have to scrap your favorite photo/s and just write some journaling. I’m sure you’re creating a page of your favorite photo/s right this minute.

Once done, why don’t you send it over to Please send email with the subject “MR#19” by 29th Nov 2009. A Rak is waiting for you!


About emsfronda

A loving wife (right, tart?). A working mom of 2. An only daughter. A big sister to 2 handsome boys. A corporate slave to a financial giant. A loyal and sweet friend to many. A continuous work-in-progress citizen and child of God. and... A self-confessed scrapbook addict!

4 responses »

  1. Love the smile of your baby…and of course the layout too…so cute! btw, CONGRATS for your GDT at Coordinates Collection…

  2. aint she the sweetest? lots of fun details in your LO, cuteness! tnx for visiting my blog ems 🙂

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