Perk Up! …

Added Saturday 15 Oct: I am so excited to get picked as a “TOP 3” for this card for the Simply Stampin’ Sketch challenge!  A big thank you hug to the DT girls for choosing my card!  Hi there bloggies! A great double challenge today! I took one look at this Simply Stampin’ sketch and…

Do I have an original idea in my tired little brain???

Added Thurs 15th Sept: WOO HOO! I won a “Cream in our Coffee” Award (honourable mention) over at the Play Date Cafe for this card! I am so tickled to get my first ever Play Date Cafe award! So exciting! xxaxx  >>>>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hello bloggies! After 5 months of one family crisis after another ……

Happy Dancing!

ADDED: WED 31ST AUG – I am doing ANOTHER happy dance! This card won a “Top 3” pick over at Simply Stampin’ Challenge! What a thrill! 😀  Thank you so much to the team over at SSC!  Hi bloggies! It has been a GOOD DAY today … good all around!!! Skye was freaking out last…

School Daze!

Added: Monday 15th Aug … Looky Looky! Look what I got for this card … I am sooooo thrilled that even when my stamping time is so limited … I still get this sort of encouragement to persevere! Thanks so much Carrie (& the girls at PP) … this was a wonderfully special surprise!  Hello…

True Love Sparkles and Shines!

Hi bloggies! Added Fri 12th: Yippee! I scored a “Mashup Glammette” Award for this card! Thanks so much Lisa for your encouragement! I was thrilled to get this acknowledgement.  I have to be quick today … things to do for mum! (See end of post for update … if you are interested!) This is a…

The Paper Players #53

Added Monday 4th July: Woo hoo! An exhausted happy dance happening! I was picked at “A Cut Above” for this challenge!  It is such a sweet “pick me up” after a trying week! Thanks to Sandra & the girls over at the Paper Players! There is another great “Christmas in July” challenge on this week…

For my Mum!

Added Thursday 23rd:  Oooh! Oooh! I just scraped in as the final entry for the JAI challenge with this card … and I was so thrilled when Sandra let me know I got a TOP PICK for the week!!!! 😀 😀 Now … that has certainly brightened my day! Thanks to all the JAI girls…

Another Friday Mashup!

Added Friday 23rd: Wowsers!!! I am so excited! I just scored a “Mashup Glamette” award for this card. What a surprise! 😯 There is nothing like a challenge award … to make a stamper smile! 🙂 After an exhausting week … this is a super boost! 🙂 Thanks so much to the Friday Mashup Design…

Sending Warm Fuzzies!

Hello bloggies! Here I am again … just like I promised! (This is my 2nd post for today … so make sure you scroll down and check out the beautiful cards I received in the mail today.)  Did you remember that I said yesterday that I wanted to try a new challenge? I have found this…

What a great sketch!

Hi there my blog buddies! I am just catching a quick moment to share the other card that I made on Monday during my short but sweet stamping therapy! 😉 This card was inspired by a fabulous sketch challenge from Stamping 411 … it is a sensational design and I really enjoyed playing along with…

Just Add Ink #65 – ANZAC

Hello bloggies! We have had a lovely day out today … even though it was a little cool and wet! Gav asked me before the weekend started if there was anything in particular that I would like to do … and I said I would love to have a family picnic! 😀 We haven’t had…

Pacific Point … aren’t I brave!

Hello bloggies! 😀 I want to get this posted quickly today. And … after doing some blurfing recently … I realise that I blether on far too much and probably bore you all to tears … SO … I am going to try and stop rabbiting on so much! You are here to see a…