Friday, January 1, 2016

Seasons Giving Blog Hop 2016!!!

Happy New Year Everyone!!!

Welcome to Seasons Giving Blog Hop 2016!!!

Its our way of saying "Thank You" to our readers!!
We are joining together to host a hop with giveaways .
Yes!! there are several prizes/giveaways on each hop stop!!

I have a GIVEAWAY for all my lovely Blog Followers...

Just leave me a comment , just let me know about " What is your ONE WORD for 2016?"
I'll pick the winners and post on my blog by Sunday , Jan 10th,2016.

My one Word is...
This new year I want find a perfect balance, work, family ,hobby and me time.
I want to find more time for blogging ,crafting without burning my midnight oil, post more frequently and play along with challenges.
I also need to take rest when required as my health is not keeping up well with my crazy life.
Less juggling, more prioritizing, lots of planning and bit less procrastinating when it comes to crafting!
I hope I find my happy balance soon.

Sorry I'm a bit sick so didn't get a chance to make a new project but here are my fave card creations of 2015...

Thank you Everyone for all your support and lovely comments!!!
Keep on visiting my blog in 2016.
I will try to have a monthly giveaway here.

Here is the complete hop list...

Lawn Fawn

Scrapbook Cards & Today Magazine

Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L

Reverse Confetti

Technique Tuesday

CAS-ual Friday Stamps

Verve Stamps

Donna Salazar

Richard Garay


Stamp Simply Ribbon Store

Inchie Arts

Avocado Arts

OHscrap (Bossy Joscie)

Rubermoon Stamps

Latina Crafter

A Jillian Vance Design


Your Everyday Stamps

Latisha Yoast

AJ Otto

Kimberly Crawford

Julia Stainton

Laurie Willison

Teri Anderson

Jennifer Gallacher

Vera Yates

Wanda Guess

Nichol Magouirk

Kelly Klapstein

Anabelle O’Malley

Kim Watson

Chari Moss

Laura Bassen

Lydia Fiedler

Lisa Adametz

Alice Wertz

Daniela Dobson

Jenn Shurkus

Lori Craig

Amy Tsuruta

Lisa Henke

Margie Higuchi

Lee Murphy

Lori Tecler

Dina Kowal

Loretta Lock

Darsie Bruno

Marcie Sharp

Veronica Zalis

Barbara Anders

Maria Levine

Dana Joy

Melody Rupple

Keri Sereika

Asia King

Jennifer Ingle

Yvonne Van de Grijp

Beth Pingry

Erica Houghton

Mary-Ann Maldonado

Piali Biswas

Ashley Newell

Nicole Maki

Julee Tilman

Leigh Penner

Christina Griffiths

Lindsay Amrhein

Laura Williams

Debbie Seyer

Christine Emberson

Kerry Urbatch

Linda Lucas

Tosha Leyendekker

Giovana Smith

Bunny Vance

Stacey Schafer

Lee Ann Barrett

Ruby Naz

Julie Dinn

Jill Hawkins

Christiana Reulling


Hussena said...

All your cards are so beautiful and a visual treat Piali ..I think the one word for me this year has to be "Planning"which I never tend to do and high time I started it :)

Kim Heggins said...

Happy New many wonderful cards. my word this year is fit.

StampingbugKerry said...

Oh wow! How sweet! Love the fun gifties you're offering to some special commenter! I'm sure you've seen my onelittleword for this year. I've posted it everywhere and am ready to have it inspire me to BE what I'm meant to be...:) Hugs to you and your family. Happy New Year!

Melody said...

Happy New Year! Fresh is this years word.

Me said...

My word: COLOUR
Happy New Year! And thank you for the generous giveaway!

Tami said...

I love your cards! I really enjoyed how you posted your favorites for this year! My word for this year: HAPPINESS

Suchi said...

What a great display of cards and thank you so much for this generous chance to win!! Happy new year to you! :)
Suchi xx

paperpapier said...

HEALTHY. My resolution to prioritize my health by eating healthy food and resting more.

Scrappy said...

COMPLETE is my word. I am going to complete everything I start.

Evelyn vasquez said...

My one word is Create

Graciellie Design said...

Happy new year! My word for 2016 is PEACE. Love your cards, WOW! Best wishes on 2016.

Nikki C said...

It's tough to juggle so much may you feel better soon and thank you for the chance have a happy new year hugs Nikki

Catherine1216 said...

Your cards are lovely. My one word is "Write"

I need to finish my novel.

Thanks for the chance to win.

Dana & Glen said...

Lovely collection of cards! My word for 2016 is Enjoy. Happy New Year!

Tammy Nyenhuis said...

Happy New Year! I just love your designs! My word for the year is create - I want to be more creative at home and at work.

Rannah Romps said...

My word for 2016 is EXPLORE. Your cards are very inspiring.

Bad Kitty said...

my word is : happines!
thank oyu for the chance !
your blog is great!
Happy new year!
Bad Kitty's Craftroom

Ava Gavloski said...


Amy Wing said...

My word is perspective. Happy New Year!

Lee said...

What lovely inspiration! My word is a phrase....Do It Anyway! Wishing you a Happy Happy 2016!

Lorna said...

Thanks for the giveaway! Happy New Year!!! <3

My one word is TRY

Mary Holshouser said...

My word would be patience.
I don't always control my impatience when I'm trying to show someone how to do a crafting project. Want to do better.
thanks for sharing your favorites. They are wonderful.
Happy New Year


Beautiful work. Thank you for the chance to win. My word is positive.


Beautiful work. Thank you for the chance to win. My word is positive.

Michele Henderson said...

My word for 2016 is OPEN. Open your heart, to love, adventure, kindness, understanding, knowledge. Have a warm and crafty 2016!

Sabrina said...

Happy New Year!! FABULOUS!!!! That's my one word for the year 2016!

Bożena Adamusińska said...

So many beautiful giveaway. Thank you for the chance to join the game. Happy New Year. I want learn english. Beautiful cards.

Viki Banaszak said...

such awesome creations! My word is accomplish. Have a great New Year!.

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Wonderful projects. I really have not settled on the exact word but the one I am leaning towards is refresh. thanks for the chance. Happy New Year

Danielle said...

Happy New Year! Thank you for this wonderful blog hop! So much fun and so many amazing prizes and inspiration.

Kim Faucher said...

Love seeing everybody share their words... Mine is KINDLE

Heather said...

Your cards are all so adorable! Sorry to hear you aren't feeling well, hope you are back to normal, soon. My word would be TIMELY--get everything done on time!

Karisse said...

My one word is FLOURISH! I just wrote a blog post about it! :)

Janet said...

Awesome prize giveaway! Thanks so much for the chance to win! Happy new year… God bless!

Not Sure of my word yet… still praying!

Fe Orot Mejia said...

Manage...hopefully manage my time more wisely.

vinita jain said...

I love your beautiful work, always inspiring in your style!
My goal is this year is Organized.
Wishing you a very Happy and healthy New year filled with joy and happiness!

Oliev said...

Happy 2016! I really enjoyed looking at your cards!
My word: LOVE

~amy~ said...

Piali! Guess what my One Word is?! Balance!!!!!
I'm going back to school this year and really need to 'balance' everything.
Please don't put me in the draw for your wonderful always send me such awesome goodies.
Happy New year!
Love seeing your 2015 favorites!

Cloud's said...

Creative journey in the year!
Wishing you have a great Art Journey ahead.
Hopefully I can make more creation in 2016, so my work is practice!
Thanks for the chance :D

Lidya C said...

Happy New year!
Thanks for the chance to win this awesome goodies!
My word for new year is healthy.

Ga Studio said...

oh wow amazing goodies!
I want to calm myself for a while, because i'm still struggling to keep my emotion down, so my word will fit in calm.
Hopefully i can do it!

Mei N said...

Hmmm, need to think what the best can describe about the "balance"
i think my word will be "share". I want to share the fun in making
a creation to others!
Thanks for the lovely goodies!

Jessica Pascarella said...

My word is FOCUS. Focusing on my relationship with God, myself and my family. Thank you for the chance to win! Happy New Year!

Teresa Doyle said...

Piali, your work is amazing. I am finally subscribed to get it as regularly as you post! YAY for me!
My one word for 2016: ZEN
Thanks for the chance to win your generous offering!

Sue Rolfe said...

Your cards are beautiful and will be an inspiration to me in 2016. I am a new follower.


ursula said...

My word - LISTEN thanks for the chance....Happy New Year...xx

Kamila R. said...

productivity! Thank you for a chance to win and a Happy New Year to you!

Anita Kejriwal said...

My one word which should hopefully help me sail through 2016 is Patience --I hope this will help me in all I do. Thanks for sharing the wonderful work. Happy New Year to you.

barbara macaskill said...

Gorgeous cards!!! My one word is serenity! Happy New Year!

Beverly Perdue said...

My one word for 2016 is enjoy! Enjoy life, family and friends! Thanks for all your inspiration and for a chance to win a fun prize!

Denise Bryant said...

My word is ORGANIZE! Hoping to get some organization happening in my stamp room!
Awesome hop! I am enjoying visiting so many fun blogs!

Shelly said...

Happy New Year, Piali!!
Your cards ROCK!
And no word for the year, here. No resolutions, either. Just one day at a time. ;)

Deeps said...

Thank you so much for this wonderful prize. Happy New year.

Cindy said...

All your cards are beautiful. Thank you for sharing. My word is Hope. Hope for a better 2016.

Nandini said...

Wish you a great 2016. Love your work and hope to see more in 2016. And that is my one word for this year - MORE - do more, plan more, enjoy more, give more!

D.Ann C said...

What a fab collection from last year... I recognize some of them! Best wishes in your balancing act. Learning to stick to a balanced schedule takes practice, but can be accomplished! My word is SMILE... I need to do that more!

Marilyn said...

Gorgeous inspirations. Fantastic hop and prizes. Thank you. Create.

Nathalie Paquette said...

Peace. Beutiful cards !

Carrie Sheridan said...

Beautiful cards! Thanks for taking part in this fun blog hop and for the great prize package you are offering!
I joined your blog and would love it if you returned the favor! I just started my blog in July 2015 and get very excited whenever I get a new follower! My address is:
Best wishes for a very blessed 2016! My one word is TRUST. I want to stop worrying and trust the Lord in all things.

Kris B said...

Your cards are amazing! Thanks for being a part of such a wonderful hop! My word for 2016 would be content, I am trying to be content and happy with what I have and where I am!

Marcia said...

My word would be FAITH, in every sense of the word, spiritually, personally, emotionally... faith that every day and every decision leads me in the right direction.

Anonymous said...

My one word is family. Improve my health for, live my life for and support 100%

Kathy said...

I do love your cards! The faves from 2015 have fabulous examples of so many styles, all so colorful.
My word for 2016 is CREATE!

Tracy said...

My word for 2016 is breathe. I need to remember to do this when things get to intense, it helps!

Rose Santuci-Sofranko said...

My one word for my surroundings will be ORDERLINESS...and for my soul will be RECONCILLIATION. Thanks and God bless! ILuvTheEucharist (at)

J L said...

What an interesting idea, to pick one word for 2016! I've never thought of this before, but I think my word is "go". Go try different things! Make the first move and continue "go"-ing!

Thanks for offering this prize pack. All the best in 2016.

twynkles [at] live [dot] com

Aileen (mum) said...

Piali hope your feeling better now. Know all your beautiful cards, so much wonderful inspiration. My word for this year is 'calmly', not letting things get to me so much and looking at solutions more 'calmly'

ScrapaDiddle said...

My one word is pray! I think this is something we all need more of now! Thanks for being part of this hop!

Neva Cole said...

Great compilation of favorite cards! My one word? Experiment, with new products, recipes, in my science classroom!

Lisa said...

Love your creations...the second one. Gorgeous. And your mob of it! Can I share your one word? Balance sounds great and much needed... Thanks for being a part of the hop! Happy new year!

Cindy Aguirre said...


Carol from La Crosse said...

Hope you are feeling better. Several people I know aren't feeling good either!

I really enjoy when the crafters in this blog hop have put their favorite cards from 2015 on their blog. Shows us all what your style is and of course how talented you are!

Happy New Year and much success in 2016!

Jean Bullock said...

Your cards are wonderful. My word is Unique. I want to define and express what is unique about me and my creative style. Happy New Year!

Arianna Barbara said...

Happy New Year! Thank you for this amazing chance! Your cards are all GORGEUS!!! My word is CHANGE. I need to change, I want to try to love myself more than I did unitl now and to be more positive. Thank you again!

Dr Sonia S V said...

My one word for the new year is HOME....I want o give top priority to my home!!

christi said...

fun, happy new year. I love that everyone is participating and being so generous. thanks.

Nurse Kat said...

My word would be "organize"--the plan is to buy a new house and move :). This blog hop is great!! I'm already a customer but glad that others will be able to find and enjoy your products. Thank you

cghundley said...

Enjoying the huge
blog hop and finding
new blogs! Thanks for
your giveaway. My word
is More! More fun, more
love, more everything!
Carla from Utah

HolyLise said...

One word for 2016, hmm... house. Because we just bought one ;)
Happy New Year!

SoKat said...

Create. Happy new year

VJB Cards said...

My one word is Kindness. Thanks for the chance to win.

Satori said...


Jenniferk said...

Health. Thanks for the chance to win!

Lisaerica said...

Piali, Happy New Year!! My word is achieve, I set a lot of goals now I need to achieve them, ha. Your cards are always beautiful. Thanks for always sharing and inspiring. Also for the chance to win. Can't wait to see what's up your sleeve this year.

Michele Smith said...

Hi Piali and Happy New Year! All of your cards are just precious and certain to brighten someone's day. One of my favorites is that sweet little elephant. All of your backgrounds are so pretty! I will have to try more techniques this year for sure! Thanks for sharing your creativity and inspiration. I hope you achieve Balance because that is such a necessity in today's world. I know you can do it!!! My word is "Bloom". I get so stressed over the tiny things that I have no control over (at work) so my husband reminds me to "bloom where you are planted". Just trying to be a better person and appreciate each and every day. I hope 2016 is extra sweet to you :-)

Sunshine said...

Your projects are so inspiring! My word this year is POSITIVE. I'm trying to teach and instill positive thinking in my children. Always looking on the bright side of life when things get tough. Thank you for the opportunity to win such great goodies! Happy New Year!

Emily said...

Craft. Thanks for chance to win some nice prizes

Helen F. said...

All your cards are always a beautiful treat Piali! Happy new Year...
One word? I would have to say LOVE :-)

Jen said...

I have consented Organize and Create as my two One Word goals for 2016.
And I scrolled through some of your blog posts.. Love your 2016 happy new year banners.
Thank your for sharing!

Natalie Godfrey said...

Happy New Year's! Your cards are adorable. My one word will be "Health" - getting and staying fit, eating healthy.

theresa said...

happy new year! my word for 2016 is Focus!! Focus on fitness and finances! thanks for a great blog hop!

D- said...

Happy 2016! Thanks for sharing your beautiful cards.
My word is quality. Quality time with my family. Thanks for the chance to win some goodies.
Crafty hugs,
dmcardmaker at {Gmail} dot com

Lisa J. said...

My word is WONDER.
Happy New Year!

JoAnne R said...

Greetings... I am so glad to have hopped on over today. This is my first visit to your blog and can see I will be spending time going through previous posts as well as staying current on new ones. I love the samples you shared from 2015.

My word for 2016 is Difference. As in making a different choices in my life so I can make a difference in the lives of others.

JoAnne R said...

II must correct my previous statement... this is not my first visit to your blog. After commenting on the Season's Givings Blog hop I scrolled down to get a look at some more goodies from you. Right away I saw the gorgeous layouts that you had just recently posted and I so quickly fell in love with. Thanks for sharing your talent.

Kay F said...

I love your word. Mine is FAITH. I restore my faith in the Lord every day. Feel better.

Mia J. said...

Happy new year! My word for the year is give. I want to give more of my time and help to people in my community.

E Michaels said...

Happy New Year and thank you for sharing and inspiring! I look forward to following you throughout the new year. My one word or phrase, is New Beginning. Thank you for the opportunity to enter your giveaway! God Bless you. Eliana

Shawnee Montgomery said...

Happy New Year and thanks for all your crafty inspirations!! My word for 2016 is RELAX. I tend to get worked up over trivial things and end up stressing myself out, so I have to constantly remind myself to slow down and relax :)

Ria Montefalcon said...

My one word: AMAZING. Have a fab 2016

Katherine Barnes said...

I love your word choice, balance! I'll incorporate balance into my word which is create. I'd like to create more, but with two little kids (2 & 3), that will require some balance!

Sue D. said...

My one word is Peace. Thanks for showing us your favorites for 2015 and for giving us a chance to win.

Ashley Nguyen Newell said...

All of your cards are so pretty! I need to try making cards again. My OLW for this year is Evolve. It's one I go back to every few years and this year it spoke to me.

Susanm said...

Lovely cards. my word for 2016 is present - as in be present. i want to reflect on all the things I have in my life, rather thna little problems, etc.

Maureen Hayes said...

I haven't decided on a word for this year yet, although I have to tell you I love your choice of balance! I was thinking of endure, but balance has a more positive ring. I have health issues too, and I know how hard it is to try to keep everything going, especially when dealing with health problems. I pray for both of us that 2016 will be a better year, health wise and in all ways. Thank you for participating in this blog hop as well as for your generous giveaway. You have all my prayers.

jennifer delauter said...

My one word for the new year is PATIENCE. I used to be a very patient person. However, somewhere along the line I lost it. With my disability and inability to drive, So, I can't go somewhere when I want to go. But, the patient part also extends to other things as well. Thank you very much for sharing and participating in this blog hop and Happy New Year!!

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

Happy New Year! My word for this year is Mindful.

Helen Gullett said...

My One Word is HOPE

Thank you so much for a chance to win your giveaway!

Happy New Year!
-Helen Gullett

Ladyj711 said...

One word...hopeful, no matter how unlikely something seems I remain hopeful...
Like winning 2 or more of these prizes , unlikely. But...
Janie. Happy New Year to You.

Nina A said...

My you sure do beautiful work. My 2016 word is: Explore.

Michelle Daigle said...

I just found your blog on this blog hop and I'm so glad I did. Your projects are great! My word this year is POSITIVE. Thanks for the chance to win!