December Journaling Challenge

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  1. jenn mccabe

    jenn mccabe She's OUR sunshine!

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    This month’s journaling challenge is all about comfort food. Whether you’re still recovering from Thanksgiving or eager to start planning your menu for the holidays you can’t deny that for most people, this time of year is very food-centric. In fact, I think I may have gained a few pounds just writing this post!

    For this challenge all you have to do is journal at least 3 lines about a food (or drink) that brings you comfort or joy. It can be any food or drink that is special to you. It doesn’t have to be for a certain holiday or season. You can talk about why it is comforting to you, how you go about making the dish or drink, when you eat it, who you eat it with ... or if you don’t make it yourself who does: a restaurant or someone special to you? I would love to see a photo of your special “comfort food” but it is not a requirement.

    And to help you out - we have so many diverse kits in the store catering to food layouts, this may help you find them: Food Kits

    Here is my page with my family's comfort food - vegetarian pot pies.

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    The Rules : Journal at least 3 lines about a food or drink that brings you comfort or joy.

    As always, please remember our monthly challenge rules: Your page must contain at least 75% Lilypad product. Your page should be posted to the Lilypad Gallery and then linked to the December Challenge Layouts thread so it can be tracked, and to this thread.

    The Lilypad uses a percent system for our challenges; the number of challenges you participate in determines the store discount you will receive at the end of the month:

    2 challenges = 10% off
    4 challenges = 20% off
    6 challenges = 30% off

    If you complete 7 challenges, you will receive a coupon for 30% off, plus you will be entered to win a $50 gift certificate from the Lilypad! The first seven challenges will be posted on the first of the month; the eighth challenge is the BYOC challenge, which is posted on BYOC release day. Each page counts for one challenge (you cannot use one layout for multiple challenges).

    Can't wait to see your comfort food pages!
     
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  2. Cherylndesigns

    Cherylndesigns All glasses should be bigger than 1.5 oz

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    Oh, those pot pies look delish, Jenn! I would love those. Great challenge and inspiration layout!
     
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  3. Tree City

    Tree City Get a stepladder, I'm busy

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    yaaaaaaaas.
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    And I'm with Cheryl: lovely pot pie and gorgeous page to show it off! I'm off to figure out which of my (way too many) food photos to scrap!
     
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  4. Trish

    Trish Well-Known Member

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    I'll take this spot
     
  5. zinzilah

    zinzilah One step at a time

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    Will have to make a borsch soon, have beets will take pictures ;)
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  6. jaye

    jaye My other car is a Zamboni!

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    this was perfect as I am into making soups right now, the perfect comfort food.
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  9. dagi

    dagi Aiming high

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    thank you for the great challenge Jenn @jenn mccabe! here's my layout.
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  10. cinna

    cinna The Force is ALWAYS with me ...

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    My goodness what an awesome challenge! Now I just have to figure out what to choose...
     
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    thank you for the great Challenge
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    LoveItScrapIt What do you call a three-humped camel?

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    This was fun though I'm not a great poet!

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    sushimommy Could you point me to the helipad?

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  16. Cherylndesigns

    Cherylndesigns All glasses should be bigger than 1.5 oz

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    Thanks for a great challenge! My comfort food of all time!

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  17. Aerobigirl

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    These layouts all look scrumptious! My problem is, I have too many comfort foods, LOL.
     
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  18. Oldenmeade

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    Thanks for the great challenge and fun topic, Jenn.

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    Thank you for the challenge

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    flowersgal I have big ears and wide arms

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