Sunday, July 15, 2012

5 Things I Love About The USA


This layout was inspired by a weekly challenge in the Library of Memories Community workshop at BPC. Stacy Julian challenged us to write down five things we love about our country, and I decided to create a layout using up some older patriotic supplies from my stash.

I flipped through my storage binders and found this photo that was taken a couple of years ago when we visited a nearby park's display of Christmas lights.


1. Freedom to worship God & share my beliefs.
2. Freedom to travel from state to state & enjoy the beauty & diversity of this land.
3. Freedom to make my dreams come true.
4. Freedom to vote.
5. Freedom to scrap all day long without persecution.

10 comments:

Ellyn said...

I have a new thing I love about the USA after traveling abroad.... great fabric stores! We are so spoiled. And you Melissa, you're a great thing about the USA too!

Linda said...

Hi Melissa! I haven't visited your blog for a while. Love your new craft room! This 5 things LO is great! made me smile even though I'm from the UK!

S said...

Great layout - #5 made me smile even a little wider!

scrappyjacky said...

A great patriotic layout....I think your 5 things apply over here as well.

Ginger said...

A lovely and perfectly patriotic layout!

MonicaB said...

Your page is wonderful and your list made me smile. I need to make a page like this for my mom. She wasn't born in the USA but she is the most patriotic person I know. Thanks for the inspiration.

Elizabeth said...

Nice layout! I really like all the layers you used, and the patriotic feeling I got when I saw the layout.

Alison said...

What a great Patriotic page Melissa
Alison xx

Maria Ontiveros said...

The last one made me laugh out loud!
Rinda

Karen said...

Like Rinda, I was laughing out loud when I got to #5. Great list!