Sunday, October 29, 2017

Sweet Baby Penelope Joy

Hello again!

I'd like to introduce you all to our sweet little Grand Daughter, Penelope Joy! 

We are sooooo happy to finally meet her and are over the moon in love! 

Born October 17, 2017 at 5:03 P.M.  7 pounds 11 ounces, 20 inches long.

The happy little family is doing well and adjusting to less sleep, but more love!

Nana Snuggles.

Gramps gets a snuggle too!

Penny is a self-soother.


Lovely as can be!

First Family Photo.  Tim, Lori and sweet little Penny.

One of my favorite photos, doesn't it look like she is saying, Look Nana, I'm A Mermaid!
She has completed our family!
Oh and let's not forget Hank, his world has been turned upside down. 
He is getting to know his little sister more each day!
Here are a few cards I have made that sweet, sweet baby so far!
Because Giraffes Have Giraffes
Papertrey Ink; Jungle Buddies
Penny Black; Heart String die
Pink Pirouette and Melon Mambo ink
Lace Ribbons
Gingham Ribbon
Heart Buttons
Corner Rounder
Rhinestone Heart
This card will be entered into the Challenge at Simon Says Monday, Monochrome.

Papertrey Ink; Jumping For Joy stamp and die
Inks in; Melon Mambo, Cherry Cobbler and Raven Black
White Embossing Powder
Baker's Twine

I mean c' cute is he????
 This card will be entered into the Challenge at Simon Says Wednesday, Anything Goes.
Papertrey Ink; Phrase Play 5 die, Dress Up Dolls,
Halloween, stamp and dies, Hocus Pocus Designer Paper
Stitched Ribbon
Copic Markers
Raven Black Ink
Googley Eyes
Big Brother Hank And Sweet Baby Penny.

The Prettiest Pumpkin In The Patch, Albeit The Sleepiest One!
Thanks for popping in.


  1. Absolutely cute: the baby and the bear card. Thank you for joining Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

  2. Congratulations!! Enjoy your sweet little granddaughter, Penny.

  3. Thanks for sharing your beautiful photos of the darling new Penny! Prettiest baby in the pumpkin patch. Such a wonderful family, Donna. Your cards are beyond beautiful, too! Fabulous designs and colors. I can just imagine the artsy pretties that will be found in Penny’s room over the years. Donna, you are such a dear blessing. xx

  4. I so enjoyed your post with the introduction to your new granddaughter. I can see how proud you are, and all of the love that you have for her. Life will be so grand from now on. So many new experiences and joys to have. You can record them all in the cards that you make for her.

  5. Well Hello Little Miss Penelope Joy and welcome! She's just precious Donna and she has no idea what fabulous times are coming up for her at Nana's house!! Thanks so much for sharing the photos but how come we didn't get to see your face while snuggling Miss Penny?
    Your cards are all just adorable! Enjoy every minute with her ... time FLIES!! I can't believe my sweet first grandbaby is 25 ... holy moly how'd that happen!! HUGS to you & Miss Penny

  6. She's beautiful!! Congratulations! (Cute cards, too!!)

  7. Oh how precious she is, I bet you are over the moon, You have made her the sweetest cards, I just love the bear one, and her first halloween is too cute, I love the one with Penny on the blanket and Hank looking up, too cute!

  8. Your lives have been changed forever. Even though I have seen all these photos before, I can't stop smiling. She is so beautiful, and you all are so lucky - as is Penny. Love your cards too, she is going to have so many pretty cards to save - you are such a good Nana!!!!

  9. What fun pictures... thanks for sharing them wit us. I love her sweet Halloween costume. All your cards for her are too cute and I am sure Mom will save them for her and give them to her when she is an adult.

  10. Congrats to you and your family, Donna, and welcome to Penelope Joy - what a wonderful name! I enjoyed your photos and your cards, especially that hinged Teddy one - too cute! Thanks for playing along with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  11. Congratulations Grandpa and Grandma! Little Penelope is a sweetheart, no doubt about that. And, when she gets older she will love all the cards you have made for her too! Best wishes to her whole family and I am so glad that your family will have so many wonderful memories to make from now on. Little ones always change things for the better.

  12. Beautiful photos of a beautiful baby girl, such beautiful cards for her too!

  13. OMGoodness what sweet, sweet photos, like everyone says enjoy her to the fullest they grow up fast but wha ta FUN FUN journey along the way!! I have 18 (yikes..yep) grandchildren and 4 greats and I love every single adorable one of them!! She is so sweet what wonderful pictures...oh and LOVE the cards go grandma!!!

  14. Sorry for the belated congratulations Nana & grandpa. Penelope Joy is a beautiful treasure. And your cards will be treasured by her forever.