A NEW & exciting Challenge!

Hi Bloggies! Like most of you … I have been waiting for the Dynamic Duos challenge to begin … and they have kicked off their first challenge with a super colour combo! I love not having too many colours to work with. I struggle with colour balance a little … so DUOs is perfect for…

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…

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…

Leonie’s Card Box

Hi bloggies! I am so hoping to get some stamping done today … but first I thought I would share a project that we did a little while ago at a friendship/stamping day at Tracey’s. (with Leonie & Jenny) Leonie shared this great little gift box and gift card set that she had done with…

Thoughts for You!

Hello everyone! I am still watching the coverage of the floods with an open mouth! Can you believe the immense amount of water??? It is totally inconceivable … isn’t it. 😯 12 dead … and still 74 missing! It seems a little trivial to be posting cards on my blog. But … there is really…

Vintage Wallpaper

Hi girls! I have been busy cooking today. I tried a new dessert … a brownie fudge flan! MMMMmmmm … can’t wait to taste it. Lisa asked if I was going to share the recipe … and good news … I found it online & have added the link! All our kids will be out…

Just Believe – a new fav!

Hi guys! Skye is in the middle of her HSC exams … no. 3 today – Modern History. She was having a minor meltdown last night … claiming “she didn’t know anything” … and she was “going to fail”!!! This reminded me of the importance of being there for our kids when they need us….

Just Believe – 2 Challenges

Hi there! I have done a funny thing! Yep … a REALLY funny thing!!! 😀 I was over visiting on Monika’s blog … and was drooling over her latest creation. Monika has combined TWO challenges for her card … the latest Curtain Call Colour Challenge {Act 51} … and the new CASE Study Challenge #9….

A lovely blog award & an IB&C CASE!

Hello! 😀 Oooh! Just had to stop by for a minute (while the boys are watching “Monster Moves”). I just noticed an email from my special blog friend Lynda … and popped over to her blog to investigate! She has shared a lovely blog award with me! Thanks Lynda … for the lovely compliment! (Right…

To You From Me – Another Distressed Card

Hello lovelies! Ok … so I am kinda excited to show you today’s card! I can tell you … I was determined (after my first lousy effort) … to create a distressed card that I was even just slightly happy with. Yesterday’s card was better … BUT … my third effort was much more satisfying!!!…