Saturday, October 17, 2020

SAS4Kids: September Sweeties!

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It's another Top 3 Saturday here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Today, we are featuring three cards from our Cute Fall/Cute Halloween/Anything Goes ChallengeTo visit our honorees' blogs, please click on the linked names. 

Top 3 Card: #13 Sue Kment
We just fell in love with Sue's adorable mask-wearing mice. How clever!
And, her four-panel fold added two more opportunities for fun!

Top 3 Card: #21 Stacey
WOW! This is another absolutely adorable Halloween! 
We loved Stacey's gorgeous palette and her beautifully-colored witch.

Top 3 Card: #22 Samantha Ball
Q: What's better than a pumpkin-shaped card for a kiddie? 
A: Samantha's pumpkin-shaped card featuring a delightful scene!


Congratulations! Thanks for sharing your amazing talents with us!
  • Be sure to grab our Top 3 badge to display on your blog. 
  • If you would like to join us as a guest design team member on a future challenge, email Karen at khasheck at gmail dot com and she will get back to you with all the details.

Since SAS4Kids is a monthly challenge blog, you have until November 6 to play along with our current Holiday/Celebration/Anything Goes Challenge. 

It is not required that you donate your card after entering, but a young patient in one of the SAS4Kids hospitals would sure love it if you did. For information about donating cards, click on the tabs at the top of this blog. In this age of Covid, we ask that those donating cards check out the current needs of our shippers before sending cards their way. And, as always, thank you for your support of our SAS4Kids patients!

Saturday, October 3, 2020

Holiday or Celebration Cards 4 Kids OR Anything Goes 4 Kids

 It’s the first Saturday of a new month and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Again this year, all challenges at SAS4Kids are Anything Goes 4 Kids! We will often have an alternative theme that you can choose to follow, but are not required to. Create and link any card that is appropriate for a child and your card could be chosen as one of our top three cards and you could join us as a guest dt member on a future challenge. We are also continuing as a monthly challenge so new challenges will be posted on the first Saturday of every month and you will have a whole month to make and link your cards.

 

The theme for this challenge is: Holiday or Celebration Cards 4 Kids Or Anything Goes 4 Kids. As always, be sure to check the current needs page before sending any cards in and stay safe and healthy.

 

Now for some great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge. To visit any of their blogs, just click on the link above their card.

 

Sybrina’s Card

 

Mary’s Card

 

Karen’s Card

 

Debi’s Card

 

April’s Card


 

You have until the Friday November 6th at noon c.s.t. to enter this challenge.  After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our many children’s hospitals we serve. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

 

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen 



 

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Saturday, September 19, 2020

SAS4Kids: August Appreciation!

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It's another Top 3 Saturday here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Today, we are featuring three cards from our Thank You/Anything Goes ChallengeTo visit our honorees' blogs, please click on the linked names. 

Top 3 Card: #1 Mary Ellen
We just loved Mary Ellen's creative take on a rainbow card and
know that this is a card that will really appeal to a tween/teen!


Top 3 Card: #5 Kuni
Kuni just couldn't have created a sweeter scene for those adorable animals, and
we were so impressed at how her vehicle of critters pop against a simple background!


Top 3 Card: #18 Trina
Trina is right on trend with this slim card, isn't she?! 
And, as always, she wows with her crazy-good coloring skills.


Congratulations! Thanks for sharing your amazing talents with us!
  • Be sure to grab our Top 3 badge to display on your blog. 
  • If you would like to join us as a guest design team member on a future challenge, email Karen at khasheck at gmail dot com and she will get back to you with all the details.

Since SAS4Kids is a monthly challenge blog, you have until October 2 to play along with our current Cute Halloween/Cute Fall/Anything Goes Challenge. 

It is not required that you donate your card after entering, but a young patient in one of the SAS4Kids hospitals would sure love it if you did. For information about donating cards, click on the tabs at the top of this blog. In this age of Covid, we ask that those donating cards check out the current needs of our shippers before sending cards their way. And, as always, thank you for your support of our SAS4Kids patients!

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Cute Halloween and Fall Cards 4 Kids OR Anything Goes 4 Kids

It’s the first Saturday of a new month and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Again this year, all challenges at SAS4Kids are Anything Goes 4 Kids! We will often have an alternative theme that you can choose to follow, but are not required to. Create and link any card that is appropriate for a child and your card could be chosen as one of our top three cards and you could join us as a guest dt member on a future challenge. We are also continuing as a monthly challenge so new challenges will be posted on the first Saturday of every month and you will have a whole month to make and link your cards.

The theme for this challenge is: Cute Halloween or Fall Cards 4 Kids Or Anything Goes 4 Kids. Remember- no graveyard scenes or anything scary. As always, be sure to check the current needs page before sending any cards in and stay safe and healthy.

We are happy to have a previous top three winner join us today as a guest dt member. Tristan Dawes shared this cute Halloween card with us for this challenge:


Now for some more great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge. To visit any of their blogs, just click on the link above their card.


Mary’s Card

Karen’s Card


Debi’s Card


You have until the Friday October 2nd at noon c.s.t. to enter this challenge.  After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our many children’s hospitals we serve. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen 


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Saturday, August 15, 2020

SAS4Kids: July "Jewels"

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It's another Top 3 Saturday here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Today, we are featuring three cards from our Christmas in July/Anything Goes ChallengeTo visit our honorees' blogs, please click on the linked names. 

Top 3 Card: #3 Susan
Susan's little reindeer just couldn't be any cuter, and
her tassel-y ribbon accent is a perfect embellishment!

Top 3 Card: #6 Cornelia
FaLaLa, indeed! Cornelia's fun llamas brought huge smiles to all our faces!

Top 3 Card: #10 Trina
This little puppy card is so versatile that it could be used for any occasion,
and Trina's stenciled wall makes a perfect focal-point background! 

Congratulations! Thanks for sharing your amazing talents with us!
  • Be sure to grab our Top 3 badge to display on your blog. 
  • If you would like to join us as a guest design team member on a future challenge, email Karen at khasheck at gmail dot com and she will get back to you with all the details.

Since SAS4Kids is a monthly challenge blog, you have until September 4 to play along with our current Thank You/Anything Goes Challenge. It is not required that you donate your card after entering, but a young patient in one of the SAS4Kids hospitals would sure love it if you did. For information about donating cards, click on the tabs at the top of this blog.

Saturday, August 1, 2020

Thank You Cards OR Anything Goes 4 Kids Challenge

It’s the first Saturday of a new month and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Again this year, all challenges at SAS4Kids are Anything Goes 4 Kids! We will often have an alternative theme that you can choose to follow, but are not required to. Create and link any card that is appropriate for a child and your card could be chosen as one of our top three cards and you could join us as a guest dt member on a future challenge. We are also continuing as a monthly challenge so new challenges will be posted on the first Saturday of every month and you will have a whole month to make and link your cards.

 

The theme for this challenge is: Thank You Cards OR Anything Goes 4 Kids. Thank you cards can be used by our kids or their parents to thank the medical staff or others.  However, be sure to check the current needs page before sending any cards in and stay safe and healthy.

 

Now for some great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge. To visit any of their blogs, just click on the link above their card.

 

Sybrina’s Card

 

Mary’s Card

 

Karen’s Card


 

Debi’s Card

April's Card

 

You have until the Friday September 4th at noon c.s.t. to enter this challenge.  After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our many children’s hospitals we serve. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

 

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen 


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Saturday, July 18, 2020

SAS4Kids: June "Jems"

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It's another Top 3 Saturday here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Today, we are featuring three cards from our Tween-Teen/Anything Goes ChallengeTo visit our honorees' blogs, please click on the linked names. 

Top 3 Card: #6 Jennie
A sports theme is always a great choice for our SAS4Kids kids,
and more neutral color combos can add a touch of maturity for a teen patient!

Top 3 Card: #7 Joy
These bright colors and whimsical image are sure to bring a big smile
to one of our bike-loving tween patients!

Top 3 Card: #10 Tinstar
The verdict was unanimous!
This card's striking design and  "cool" colors make it perfect for a teen dude!

Congratulations! Thanks for sharing your amazing talents with us!
  • Be sure to grab our Top 3 badge to display on your blog. 
  • If you would like to join us as a guest design team member on a future challenge, email Karen at khasheck at gmail dot com and she will get back to you with all the details.

Since SAS4Kids is a monthly challenge blog, you have until July 31 to play along with our current Christmas in July/Anything Goes Challenge. It is not required that you donate your card after entering, but a young patient in one of the SAS4Kids hospitals would sure love it if you did. For information about donating cards, click on the tabs at the top of this blog.

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Christmas in July 4 Kids OR Anything Goes 4 Kids

It’s the first Saturday of a new month and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Again this year, all challenges at SAS4Kids are Anything Goes 4 Kids! We will often have an alternative theme that you can choose to follow, but are not required to. Create and link any card that is appropriate for a child and your card could be chosen as one of our top three cards and you could join us as a guest dt member on a future challenge. We are also continuing as a monthly challenge so new challenges will be posted on the first Saturday of every month and you will have a whole month to make and link your cards.

The theme for this challenge is: Christmas In July OR Anything Goes 4 Kids. It is never too early to start our Christmas cards for our kids or your loved ones. However, be sure to check the current needs page before sending any cards in and stay safe and healthy.

Now for some great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge. To visit any of their blogs, just click on the link above their card.

Mary’s Card

Karen’s Card

Debi’s Card

April’s Card

You have until the Friday July 31st at noon c.s.t. to enter this challenge.  After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our many children’s hospitals we serve. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen 




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Saturday, June 20, 2020

SAS4Kids: May Marvels

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It's another Top 3 Saturday here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Today, we are featuring three cards from our Cards 4 Dads/Anything Goes ChallengeTo visit our honorees' blogs, please click on the linked names. 

Top 3 Card: #1 Kuni
We just loved Kuni's color choices, as well as 
the contrast provided she created with that striped strip!

Top 3 Card: #6 Deanne
Deanne's clever paper-piecing and rich palette
combined to make one handsome daddy card!

Top 3 Card: #15 Ishani
Ishana wowed us by using a non-solid stamp to create a silhouetted image...
and that background is simply stunning!

Congratulations! Thanks for sharing your amazing talents with us!
  • Be sure to grab our Top 3 badge to display on your blog. 
  • If you would like to join us as a guest design team member on a future challenge, email Karen at khasheck at gmail dot com and she will get back to you with all the details.

Since SAS4Kids is a monthly challenge blog, you have until July 3 to play along with our current cards for Tweens and Teens or Anything Goes Challenge. It is not required that you donate your card after entering, but a young patient in one of the SAS4Kids hospitals would sure love it if you did. For information about donating cards, click on the tabs at the top of this blog.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

Cards 4 Teen and Tweens OR Anything Goes 4 Kids


It’s the first Saturday of a new month and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Again this year, all challenges at SAS4Kids are Anything Goes 4 Kids! We will often have an alternative theme that you can choose to follow, but are not required to. Create and link any card that is appropriate for a child and your card could be chosen as one of our top three cards and you could join us as a guest dt member on a future challenge. We are also continuing as a monthly challenge so new challenges will be posted on the first Saturday of every month and you will have a whole month to make and link your cards.

The theme for this challenge is: Cards 4 Teens and Tweens OR Anything Goes 4 Kids. Cards for teens and tweens are one type we often need. However, be sure to check the current needs page before sending any cards and stay safe and healthy.

Now for some great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge. To visit any of their blogs, just click on the link above their card.


Mary’s Card

Karen’s Card

Debi’s Card

April’s Card

You have until the Friday July 3rd at noon c.s.t. to enter this challenge.  After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our many children’s hospitals we serve. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen 




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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

SAS4Kids: April Acolades

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It's another Top 3 Saturday here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Today, we are featuring three cards from our Cards 4 Moms/Anything Goes ChallengeTo visit our honorees' blogs, please click on the linked names. 

Top 3 Card: #5 Trina
We were wowed with Trina's placement of this sweet little girl, 
and that sentiment is sure to bring a smile to any mom's face! 

Top 3 Card: #8 Ma-Mi
This elegant CAS design is a perfect canvas for showcasing
those pretty -- and glittery -- tone-on-tone flowers!


Our gals fell in love with this cute image and this card's bright colors.
What a fun card for Mum!

Congratulations! Thanks for sharing your amazing talents with us!
  • Be sure to grab our Top 3 badge to display on your blog. 
  • If you would like to join us as a guest design team member on a future challenge, email Karen at khasheck at gmail dot com and she will get back to you with all the details.

Since SAS4Kids is a monthly challenge blog, you have until June 5 to play along with our current Dad Cards (from the kids for their dads)/Anything Goes Challenge. It is not required that you donate your card after entering, but a young patient in one of the SAS4Kids hospitals would sure love it if you did. For information about donating cards, click on the tabs at the top of this blog.

Saturday, May 2, 2020

Cards 4 Dads (From the Kids) OR Anything Goes 4 Kids Challenge

It’s the first Saturday of a new month and time for another fun challenge here at Send a Smile 4 Kids! Again this year, all challenges at SAS4Kids are Anything Goes 4 Kids! We will often have an alternative theme that you can choose to follow, but are not required to. Create and link any card that is appropriate for a child and your card could be chosen as one of our top three cards and you could join us as a guest dt member on a future challenge. We are also continuing as a monthly challenge so new challenges will be posted on the first Saturday of every month and you will have a whole month to make and link your cards.

The theme for this challenge is: Cards 4 Dads (From the Kids) OR Anything Goes 4 Kids. Typically we look for cards the kids can give their Moms and Dads this time of year. However, be sure to check the current needs page before sending any cards and stay safe and healthy.

Now for some great inspiration, here are the cards created by TEAM S.A.S. for this challenge. To visit any of their blogs, just click on the link above their card.

Mary’s Card

Karen’s Card

Debi’s Card

April’s Card

You have until the Friday June 5th at noon c.s.t. to enter this challenge.  After you do, please consider sending in your card(s) to cheer a child who is inpatient in one of our many children’s hospitals we serve. All the information you need is under the tabs at the top of the blog.

Stamping smiles 4 our kids, Karen 



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