Days 24 - 25 of 25 Days of Cricut(Crafting) Fun + Year In Review

Good morning everyone,
Happy New Year!  Wow, can you believe it!  2010 just FLEW by! It is the first day of the year so I wanted to wrap up the 25 days of files give away today and give you some eye candy!
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If you would like the November Flower Click this ADD TO CART button.

If you would like the swirl ornament click this ADD TO CART button.

Be sure to grab these while you can. They will only be available until Midnight, January 2, 2011.
Thank you to all of you who stopped by to visit during the 25 days…and then some! Taking a moment of your valuable crafting time to come by and be a part of our “happenings” was such a blessing to us!
The CookingWithCricut.com Team!
Over the course of the year, many new and exciting things were released!
There was a FLOOD –GATE of New Cartridges released, a new machine and some great software to help you do more with your Cricut !
So some of the DT Gals have shared some of their favorite projects from this year and some of their favorite cartridges….So here is some inspiration to kick start your creativity into the new year!

Madison used several cartridges to create this Never Ending Card!
Here is the direct link to Madison’s project for more details.
madison ne cardr

Marji Used Ashlyn’s Alphabet and Paisley to create this adorable Bow Holder for her little cherub…Emily
Here is the DIRECT link to Marji’s project for more details.
marji bow holderr

Beanie didn’t use a cartridge for this project. Instead she used her Cricut and the Make The Cut Software to create this super cute layout!Here is the DIRECT link to Beanie’s project for more details.

Kassidy loves the Smiley Cards Cartridge.
Here is the DIRECT link to Kassidy’s project for more details.

Adrea’s favorite cartridge is Create A Critter.
Here is the DIRECT link to Adrea’s project for more details.
adrea clothes dividerr
Here is the video Adrea created on how to make these cuties!

Jen’s favorite cartridge is the Pooh and Friends Cartridge. You have to see ALL the wonderful projects she created for her grandson’s baby shower!
Here is the DIRECT link to Jen’s project for more projects and details.
jens pooh1

Here are some projects I made over the course of the year.

This BBQ Page was created using the Block Party Lite Cartridge.
It was also featured on the Cricut Chirp Newsletter back in August.
bbq 500
Here are some Candy boxes made using the Sweet Treats Cartridge.candy treat boxes cricut sweet treats cartridge
Here is a summer layout using Life’s A Beach, Walk In My Garden and Sentimentals.
hibiscus layout cricut 500
Here is a layout using the Puppy in Present Cutting file at Page-Kits.com
christmas treasures
Another layout I created and this one I turned into a Page Kit.
Click HERE to check it out.
santas little helper boy-450

Hope you have enjoyed the different projects. May you all have a wonderfully blessed New Year!  Stay tuned for some great happenings here at CookingWithCricut.com!


  1. Happy New Year Melin and talented chefs! I enjoy seeing each of the beautiful projects. Thanks for sharing your inspiration! Looking forward to seeing your creativity in 2011!

  2. Thank you so much for this series for the calendars!! I have loved every bit of it! I am greatly impressed, not only with your creativity and generosity, but also your perseverance to finish it, even during the busy holiday season. Thank you very much and Happy New Year!!

  3. Everyone's project look amazing and great pics on fave cartridges!! Happy New Year to everyone!

  4. Blessed New Year and thank you for sharing all you do.

  5. Happy New Year and thank you all for a wonderful 2010 year. Looking forward to all that you have in store for 2011.

  6. Melin- Your talents are amazing. Thanks for all the great files and wish the best of the New Years! The Eyecandy is wonderful too. :)

  7. Happy New Year! These projects are all SO amazing and very inspirational! Once again, Melin, thank you so much for the beautiful files! :) Here's wishing all of you a blessed 2011!

  8. Great projects and thank you for a wonderful series of freebies and inspiration!

  9. Thanks so much for all of the files for the countdown!!! They are lovely, and I can't wait to cut them. Happy New Year...and thanks again, not only for the freebies, but for your awesome blog and layout ideas. Hugs, Rockin Robin C

  10. Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave in the Cutting category today [02 Jan 01:00am GMT]. Thanks, Maria


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