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Santa's Christmas Vacation

My youngest daughter is serving an internship in Florida this year.  Warm sunshine is pervasive and the constant 80 degree temperature does not feel like Christmas to her.  To me it sounds wonderful!  I think it would probably sound good to Santa sometimes, too. Even he must get a little tired of the snow and ice on occasion.  When I saw that the theme to this week's Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog was Christmas, I thought of Santa and how he might have some winter dreams of Florida himself. I think that he just took the sleigh down to the beach for a little rest and recreation before his big night! 

I have been wanting to try a step card for some time now and when I imagined this card I thought that the stand up format would work well to create the scene I envisioned.  

Santa is from the "Paper Doll Dress Up" cartridge. The crab, palm tree, bucket/shovel, dolphin and surfboard come from the "Life's a Beach" cartridge.  The "SEAsons Greetings" sta…

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