My little princess turns 5!

Hello again bloggies! It was such a delight to be able to share another birthday this past week with my precious no. 1 grand-daughter, Bree. She turned 5 … and all of a sudden seems so grown up! Lynda!!! Can you believe this??? It always makes me smile that on Sandy’s birthday (5 years ago)…

Mackenzie Kate!

Hi bloggies! Really? Again? Where did that month go? I am a shocker when it comes to blogging lately. I swear life gets busier the older I get it. But … I do have one excuse that should help to explain! I have another gorgeous grand daughter! Yes … 2 grand daughters in 8 weeks!…

Hello! Time for some news!

Hello my patient friends! It has been awhile … again!!! I am not going to make excuses … but I know you will understand if I say in the last month there has been a baby, a house move, school holidays, a week recovering from bad flu and all that goes in between! But ……

Vanuatu … here we come!

Hi bloggies! Won’t be around for at least 10 days … (maybe a little longer). We are off to Vanuatu to visit Gav’s sister & family! You may remember we had the plane flights booked 2 years ago … and then Skye broke her leg!? Just thought I would drop by and let you know…

Bree’s 2nd Birthday Card

Hi bloggies! Another busy week … but I did manage to find some time to stamp … AND to BLOG!!! I promised to show you Bree’s birthday card … her birthday was 21st April. I had so much fun doing this one … it just HAD to be PRETTY! The cute donkey image is from…

Bree’s 1st Birthday!

Hi Bloggies! Yes … I know it is a couple of weeks since the BIG day … but I have been trying to find time to edit some photos to show you. Just one of those ‘little’ jobs … that I haven’t been able to find time for. But … I have them for you…

Routines????

Hi bloggies! For those of you who know me well … you will know how I love organisation and routine! It is a little hard to be more adaptable and more flexible with routines. But … with the extra responsibilities at the moment … I am finding blogging and stamping is taking a bit of…

Christmas Baby Fun!

Hi bloggies! Yes … I know … I am not meant to be here! Ssssshhhhh … don’t tell Gav!!! 😉 I just can’t help myself!!! I had to share some photos … because they are sooooooooooo cute!!! I hope you all had a wonderful time over Christmas! Thanks for popping by! I will be back…

A childhood memory!

Hi there bloggies! I had so much fun with today’s card! I was really excited when I saw the latest CAS-ual Friday challenge! CFC18:  Create a Clean And Simple project inspired by a book, and use the colors black, white and red. One of my favourite childhood books was called “Tom’s Midnight Garden” written in 1958 by…

You are seriously not going to believe this!

Hi there bloggies! Before I start with the next installment of the Lowcock family saga ………….. here are a couple more gorgeous cards I received in the mail last week. A Big THANK YOU TO MY WONDERFUL BLOG FRIENDS!!! Click card pics to visit Fiona & Lee-Anne’s blogs!  So … do you wanna know the…

The Paper Players Challenge #51

Hello bloggies! You may remember the dramatic story I told you about Bree’s blood tests (scroll to almost end of post) that were taken the day after my dad died??? Well … even though the paediatrician was “happy” with the last results … he has asked that these tests be repeated 2 weeks later … just…

A sad post!

Hello bloggies! Well … Gav did manage to get my computer working again … after that CRASH! But … while I was “offline” my dad finally took that last breath that we had been waiting for. It is a little hard to write … cos I am feeling very sad … but I just felt…