Operation Write Home Blog Hop

**Congratulations Renee! You’re the winner of the Hawaiian Love Package :)**

Submitted on 2010/03/20 at 12:11pm

I love the flag pennant across the top! Thank you for sharing! Thank your husband for me! y son is currently in Afghanistan!


Aloha! Thanks for stopping by!  Today is a fun day of card making inspiration with the lovely ladies of Operation Write Home.  We are blog hopping and I’d like to encourage you to start at the beginning: http://www.owhstarsandstamps.org
My name is Joscie, and that rhymes with bossy. If you’ve been here before you probably already know this, but if you’re new, here we go. My husband is an active duty Navy Officer and he’s currently deployed on a ship that is home ported in Pearl Harbor, HI.  We have been married for 14 years and we have two sons 9 and 5.  We are very lucky to enjoy emails and occasional chats with my husband, but we love getting mail.  The boys especially love getting notes from dad so i send stacks and stacks of cards for him to send home to us.

Operation Write Home is an organization that collects and sends card for our deployed military members to send home to their loved ones.  I wholeheartedly support this organization and suggest you do the same.  Are you thinking, well that sounds great, where do I sign up?  check this out.

I created a few simple hybrid cards to send in to OWH.  I used Vinnie Pearce’s Toy Box kit to create the card.  One patterned paper, one element.  I printed on matte photo paper, cut, score, fold.  add a stamped, punched sentiment, easy peasy and now some one will eventually get a smile from this card.

In celebration of the blog hop, I’ll be giving away a little Hawaiian Prize Pack.  Just leave me a comment telling me something about yourself.  :)

I’ll pull a random winner on Monday and announce shortly after that.  Thanks for stopping by!

The next stop on the hop is Monica at Little Bit of Life, enjoy!

Love Love and Blog You later!

Joscie, rhymes with Bossy

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114 thoughts on “Operation Write Home Blog Hop

  1. Thank you to your husband and your family for serving! I LOVE Hawaii. We lived there for 3 years when my hubby was stationed at Schofield.

  2. Thanks for the link to OWH!! I’ve always wanted to do something like this. Please convey my thank yous to your husband and his shipmates for all that they do for us and our country! And to your family for the sacrifices that you make also. Many thanks from a grateful family in NY!

  3. Joscie rhymes with bossy I love your cards and your pics of your boys :) You are awesome! I am also totally jealous of your OWH stamp with your name on it :) That is just way too cool!

  4. Love your card – the weather here hasnt been great of late but seems to be finally turning recently. This cards certainly puts me in the summer mood, thanks

  5. Thx to your hubby for his service and what handsome pictures of him and your sons. I’m a Stampin’ Up demo and my Grandma just turned 98 in January and we spent 3 weeks on Kauai celebrating. Thx for supporting OWH and sharing your art. Hugs, Loni (Stop #55)

  6. I love this card. It is so cheery. The splash of color looks so great with the blue.

    My husband with in the Navy for 4 years before we met. We are so proud of all the young men and women in the Armed Forces.

  7. Love your easy peasy card! Thanks for sharing a little about your family, your family and husband are heros in my eyes. Thanks also for your generosity!

    I hope you had time to stop by my hop post.

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