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Free New Year's Wall and Profile Images from The Cherry On Top

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Welcome to The Cherry On Top.
Are you all set for the New Year's Eve celebrations?  I'm nowhere near ready, but I am on a mission and we are here to share our findings with you.
Recipes, games, clothes, makeup, party favours, printables and freebies are all waiting for you.  Check out our fabulous finds.
36th Ave has some amazing New Year's Eve goodies and wonderful ideas, too.  The free printables are sure to make your party or small celebration, fabulous.

How about pimping up your tree for the occasion?  See how they did it here.

Here are some more fabulous, free printables for photo booth fun.

Wow!  If you're hanging with the kids, then check out some of these family fun ideas to make the time special.  Games, treats and all kinds of fun stuff to keep'm busy until the special hour.

Here are a bunch of yummy appetisers sure to please the pickiest of guests.  There are all kinds of different levels of preparation.  You're sure to find a couple that will fit your bill…

A Christmas Wrap Up with The Cherry On Top and The Pixel Loft

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Happy holidays, Cherry Fans!

I've been blogging way for The Pixel Loft and find the blog there most fitting for here.  I went around to every link and made sure that everything behind was pico bella.  I'm loving all of the great ideas, freebies, recipes and especially, the snow tutorial.

Here are some things you will find there.


 The link to this lovely FREE digital kit.

 Some fabulous wrapping inspiration.

And this one is the show stopper!  Seriously the recipes at this link are the ultimate.  Mega crowd pleasers here, folks.  I'll be whipping up a few today.


Here are a couple of our own freebies you'll need for the holidays.


Lastly, we leave you with some digital scrap inspiration from various designers...
Family Ties from Albums To Remember
Magical Blue Evening from Paty Greif.

and my invitation for the family party that I took on at the last minute with the absolutely amazon freebies offered through Scrap Orchard.

Thank you for visiting The Cherry On Top.  We would like to wi…

Ideas For Multiple Photo Layouts From The Cherry On Top

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Welcome to The Cherry On Top.

A member from a fan club I'm in commented how difficult it can sometimes be to come up with ideas for multiple photo layouts.  I couldn't agree more and thought right away, that I'd come up with a helpful blog.  If you would also like to be a member of that fan club.  You can request to join here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/422482617906141/  (It is from A-Manda Creation.)

Why multiple photo layouts?

One, photo layouts are great for featuring a particular photo.  When you really want that photo to stand out and be on it's own.

For both traditional and digital scrappers, multiple photo layouts are great for saving pages.  If you eventually want to print out your book, then you'll save a lot of cash by using multiple photo layouts. When paper scrapping in a traditional scrapbook, you only get a couple of pages and if you insert too many extra pages, your book isn't very balanced and it's difficult to close, if you can close it at…

Free Christmas Photo Booth Props From The Cherry On Top

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Welcome to The Cherry On Top.
I'm back with more fun, free photo booth props.  This time, keeping the season in mind.  I nabbed a couple of these goodies from http://www.clker.com and changed them up a bit with Photo Shop Styles from Mommyish.  The top hat is a template from Key Lime Digi Design that you can have a lot of fun with.  I kept it simple, but you can go all out.

Download, print on rigid paper/card stock, cut, tape or glue dot to some thin dowels, sticks, balloon stems...Then find some fun models and take your shots.

Everything on this blog is for personal use only.  You may only share the links.
I'd love to see some pictures using these.  I'm waiting until my kids are in decent clothes.  Hehehe...
If you don't have a Facebook account and would still really like these, leave me a comment and I'll hook you up with a link.  As with anything, as long as I still have it available.
Thank you for checking out The Cherry.  

7 Days of Awesome Sandwiches

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Welcome to The Cherry On Top.

I'm diving into sandwiches today.  Belgians eat a lot of sandwiches.  For the most part, lousy sandwiches. Despite the fantastic butcher shops full of delicious meats and salads.  It boggles the mind.  The Cherry is here to remedy that and indulge our audience with the most delectable samiches on the planet.  If you know of a better one, then hit us up with the link, Man!

Mexican Chorizo, Garlic Shrimp Burger:

Warning!  THIS is a serious sandwich and quite possibly, the most beautiful food blog I have ever seen.  This sandwich is edible art and it won't be made in less than 10 minutes, but it will be worth the work.  Consider this recipe as the ultimate gift for your favourite sandwich lover.  It will be an excellent demonstration of your love for that particular recipient.  Give me a call, when it's ready!  You're drooling...


Brie, Prosciutto, Arugula Caramelized Onion Sandwiches
Wow!  Another gorgeous blog with delicious eats.  That is one be…

Free Beauties From Throwing Some Scraps Around and The Cherry On Top

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Hey there, Cherry Fans!

Welcome back.  We are putting Throwing Some Scraps Around back into the spotlight.  Jodi has an absolutely, gorgeous new kit in her Etsy store.  Melancholy is jaw dropping dreamy.  Rich, luxurious colours and textures that can be used to enhance any creative devour you have in mind.

Here's a closer look.  The image is linked to Jodi's shop.


Here are the two layouts I designed with Melancholy.


Here is a frame cluster I designed with Melancholy.  It's currently available on The Pixel Loft blog.  Click on the image to go there and download the freebie.
THIS IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE.

I designed another freebie and it is available on her blog.  Find it by  clicking on the image, below.

A quick page is also available at the Throwing Some Scraps Around Facebook Page.

If you are loving her work so far, then check out another recent kit and the layouts I created with them.  There's another freebie found on The Pixel Loft's Facebook Page you can download, too.

T…