Happy New House

Hi bloggies! After months of patience, Skye & Mitch finally moved into their brand new house just before Christmas. This is the “new house” congratulations card that I made for them. A little out of the ordinary using a Christmas set … but sometimes it is good to think outside the box! I coloured the…

2014 Christmas Cards … no. 11

Hi bloggies! Another week has passed! Sorry … Sorry … Sorry! Remind me that having 2 weeks holidays only 4 weeks before Christmas is not as fantastic an idea as I thought it was! I came back feeling like I was soooo behind the 8 ball. 😯 And … I have been playing catch up…

Musical Interlude!

Hi bloggies! I am just popping by to add a couple of photos from our school fair on Saturday. Those of you who have been with me for some time will know that Skye is the musical one in our family. She has even had a lead role in a local theatre company musical as…

Skye’s 21st Cake Topper

Hi everyone! Hope you have all had a lovely weekend!? Ours was full but happy! Chloe’s (Shane’s girlfriend) 21st birthday brunch on Saturday morning was followed by 2 wins at soccer (both our teams). Sunday was church … lunch here with all the family … afternoon tea here with some special friends and lotsa cuddles…

Skye’s 21st Birthday

Hi bloggies! Have spent the day in the kitchen, preparing for Skye’s 21st party that is on tomorrow night. (Fri 5th) I am knackered! Skye was a big help … and we managed to do all that I had on my list! 4 meals, 1 dessert, 2 slices, 2 dips, corn pancakes, 72 cupcakes!!!!! Tomorrow…

BIG NEWS!!!!!!!!!!

Hi Bloggies! I am so sorry you have had to stare at that same card for a whole week! I like to post more often … but I tell you … life is just constantly throwing me curve balls! I have some BIG NEWS!!! Skye (3rd daughter – 4th kid) & Mitch are GETTING MARRIED!!!…

Debbie’s Masterpiece

Hi bloggies! Do you remember last year I showed you this amazing card??? I have another gorgeous masterpiece by Debbie to share with you again this year! I am always so touched and excited to receive one of Debbie‘s original creations! I am so in awe of her talent & PATIENCE! Please take a moment…

On a more positive note …

Hi there bloggies! Skye is home!!! Yayayayaya! (As Leonie N would say!) I wanted to do something special for her b’day so we arrived at the hospital with some “Coke Zero” (Skye’s fav) decorated with happy birthday balloons and ribbons … and a vanilla cupcake from Michel’s! One of the other patients in her room…

Gotta make this quick!

ADDED SUNDAY 3rd July  9:30 am: It is Skye’s birthday … and she is still in hospital!!! The physio finally came at 12.15pm yesterday … she hadn’t eaten since breakfast … she was due for pain relief … and of course … these were not the ideal circumstances for dealing with the assessment. We had…

JAI #73 & Skye update!

Hi bloggies! Sigh … did you hear that latest interruption???? I have been trying to get here all afternoon … but it has been one interruption after another! 🙄 I thought I should give you a quick update about Skye’s doc visit yesterday … but for those who are bored before I even start (totally…

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…

Hello! Back from Melbourne & all “shopped out”!!!

Hi there! I thought I would share some of my trip with you … BUT … feel free to “pass” on this post … if you are here for some stamping inspiration! 😀 I won’t take it personally! 😉 I do want to share a lovely card I received in the mail this week ……