Tuesday, November 16, 2010

My Dirty Little Secret Challenge

November is usually the month people GIVE THANKS.  It's the month we count our blessing and share what we are thankful for.  Although we Lollipop Girls at C.S.D. are thankful for so many different things, we would like to throw a curveball your way and we're hoping you won't dodge.

Instead of sharing what we are thankful for this season, we want to share our secrets with you all.  In return, we hope you share yours as well.  There's no shame to this game!

Check out what the Lollipop Girls did for this challenge....

As a child she rode her bike everyday and loved it.  But, when you don't do it for years (say 20) it's NOT TRUE when they say you always know how.  Here she is on vacation this past summer when her daughter begged her to go bike riding.  Although she couldn't and was AFRAID and embarrassed they took pictures of her on the bike anyway to laugh about later. 
by KitKat a.k.a. Kate Blue

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Ever since her dad spent some time in the ICU a couple of years ago she's had a hard time being away from him.  She never had issues being a apart from her parents as a kid and even though her father is healthy now, she's contantly worried about him.
by Foreign Chocolate Correspondant a.k.a. Kimmy Jaster

True Confessions...
Hoping this is just a phase...afraid to admit that her marriage is not in good health...and not even sure she wants to work on it...
by Lil' Mint Mocha a.k.a. Maureen Kao

As far as she can remember, her Mother has used name calling, insults and critisism constantly with her since she was just 4 years old.  Not totally understanding the Lord's decision on making this woman her Mother, she still finds it in her heart to love her and hopes one day of having a healthy mother-daughter relationship that is free of pain.  
by Suga Plum a.k.a. Tajanee White

This Lollipop Girl thinks of "Girly Nights" where you share all those dirty little secrets and she'll be having one this weekend and the weekend after to spill the beans.
by Lush Liquorice a.k.a. Jeanette Almgren

Yes, she sleeps with a baby blankie.  Sadly, no, this isn't the blanket from her childhood.  She actually dropped the whole blankie stage at a normal age (whatever you would consider a "normal age" to be).  Once she had kids she thought that blankies were the best thing....for mamas too!  So, she bought her daughter a cheetah print blanket knowing that she wouldn't want any other blanket than the one she was attached to.  So now, she gets to keep the blanket and it goes with her EVERYWHERE!
by Sour Patch Chick a.k.a. Ally Serrato

Just like the rest of the Lollipop Girls, it was hard for me to admit this secret I keep...
"I am a Mother to 4 children (2 boys and 2 girls)." 
You often see bio's and random facts about me stating this.  It's because I think the more I say it, the more I'll believe it.  It's hard for me to label myself "a Mother" when I share custody of my 2 sons with my ex-husband (who has them most of the time).  When their not with me, I feel...
by Cherry Lolita a.k.a. Lynnette Davis

Share your dirty little secrets with us for your chance to win this... 
You have until the last day of this month (Tuesday, November 30, 2010) to link up your creations in the top left sidebar of this challenge blog with the rest of the November submissions.

Don't forget to leave a comment below this post too.  The Lollipop Girls love to hear what you think!

If you're playing along with us this month please mention Candy Shoppe Designs and our Sponsor, BlueMoonScrapbooking, wherever you post your creation.  Get extra kuddo's for being a Sweetheart (Follower) and for displaying our Link Badge on your blogs.  *You do not need to have a blog to participate.

You may still play along to our previous Animal-Themed challenge to better your chances at winning this months prize package.


jessica_haley555 said...

I love this challenge just because it was fun to read everyone's dirty little secrets...now I have to think of my own to share.

Terria said...

I absolutely love this challenge you ladies really put it out there and share.I will be back later to do the same thanks for sharing such awesome and emotional secrets with us.

Scrapamum said...

Wow! Wow! WOw!!!! Fabulous inspiration and I am loving the challenge!!

Taj White said...

girls you all really put somethings into perspective for me with this challenge. Thanks a bunch. NOw that's what Thanksgiving is about!!

Sara Zenger said...

WOW! Great layouts and I LOVE THE IDEA! Its on my to do list!

Julene Matthews said...

I love this blog! I will definitely return here.
Thanks for popping in to my blog Lyn.

Mo said...

way to kick butt ladies...these are so inspirational!

~ Grace ~ said...
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~ Grace ~ said...

Ok so my entry is #17 titled Obsessed but I posted it as... I'm a WoW Gamer. Whew! There I said it... In this photo I was at one of the GEEK conventions called Blizcon... wich I made a COSTUME for the COSTUME CONTEST of my character in the game! Does that make me a Cosplayer also? YIKES! I had to do something crafty to cover for my eagerness to go to a geek fest, right?

I am a mother of two usually a traditional crafty kinda gal. Member of the PTA and a Military spouse. I love this challenge but honestly it was one of the most difficult BOM (Book of Me) pages I have ever done. Thanks for inspiring pages from your DT.

Happy Scrapping!

Sharon's blog said...

I posted mine. It is wonder

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