Sunday 31 August 2014


Good Morning!   Hubbies gone off to a Fishing Comp  for four hours..
Me?     I've finished this card and when Hubby gets back we're going  to our Son's for Dinner!   I'm to get the time table for looking after our Grand daughter for three days this week whilst Jo gets her classroom ready for the start of  school on Thursday lol..

Now this little cutie lives at QKR Stampede and he's called..digi 6002 Relaxing
Yep! I know you don't see many Crickets  with a pink body and grey wings! lol...But,  then again how many have you seen with boots on?? and a bike leaning of the fence..   Coloured with Copics..  This little guy was cut out on my Cameo.. Papers from stash.. Spellbinder/Magnolia and Crealies dies used..Flowers EK Success punch.

Challenges entering...

QKR Stampede ~ Anything Goes using a  QKR Stampede Image
Crafting At the Weekend ~ Anything Goes
Digidesign ~ All about Animals
Brown Sugar ~ Anything Goes
Sister Act Card ~ Anything Goes

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Saturday 30 August 2014


Good Afternoon!
Our results are in from  Bowling! We've won the A Division League!!   am I happy?? One of nine girls that are Over the Moon!!!   The presentation will be at the end of October. We will get one large cup and monies for the Club.

Now this little sweetie lives at From The Heart Digital Stamp and it's called Rainy Day Birdbrains You get quite a few sentiments to go with this is one!  It' sno wonder he's a tad poorly with all these spots on the papers lol.  Coloured with Copics. I've paper pieced the Umbrella..Papers from stash I've used White Gouache to go over the raindrops.....EK Success punches and Spellbinder dies..

I'm entering the Challenge over at From The Heart Stamps and here's the Sketch with a twist!
 Think 'Flower Power'

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Friday 29 August 2014


Good Morning!
Don't know what happened this week lol..
All my followers disappeared!
We have an Arts Festival on this week in our Village this afternoon it's air drying clay so going to watch.
Tomorrow a Craft Show will be going to peek at that too! Ticket only a £1.00 which will take me into both..

Out came Bigsby Wreath again lol. from Karen's Doodles. LOve this little guy! Must have used him three times up to now this year...Coloured with Copics...There's lots of Glitter on his hat, letter box and milk bottle!
Papers from stash..Bottle from the computer...

This is the Challenge over at Merry Monday Christmas this week.

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Monday 25 August 2014


Good Morning!  On this Cold, Windy Bank Holiday Monday.
Just going to stop in to today..Might, just might do a bit of window cleaning! Yikes!!!

Okay I know I've snakes on my mind, seeing as our Sons went home last week...It's not this colour lol..
Now this little cutie lives at QKR Stampede and he's called digi12602 Happy Snake
A CAS card.....Coloured with Copics...There's Lots of Glitter on his ear-muffs/tail....The skies  distressed with Crushed Olive I mean come on! If you see a Snake with ear-muffs on lol.. the skies going to be green!!.
Scarf 's been paper-pieced too.

Challenges entering...

QKR Stampede ~ Monochrome
Crazy 4 ~ C4C20 Animal
Eureka Stamps ~ CAS

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Saturday 23 August 2014


Good Afternoon!
Been out bowling this morning, I had to get a practice in for our last match on Tuesday.
Hubby gone to Footy this afternoon so I'm doing a bit of Crafting lol..

This is the first time I've used this new stamp it's called...Uptown Couple Brett & Brenda get married.. It does have it's own Sentiment with it, but, I used computer ones.
Cut the image out on my Cameo..Coloured with Copics and there's LOts of glitter on her dress/bouquet.
Papers/Doily from stash..I've used some pretty lace to make the ribbon and pearls too...Flower ribbon down the side of the card..Crafts-Too embossing heart folder..X-Cut butterfly punch. Heart punch with no name!

Challenges entering...

Stempelsonnen ~ Anything Goes
Sister Act Card ~ Anything Goes

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Friday 22 August 2014


Good Evening!
Happy day today!
Our Son's coming home from his holidays, which means my visitor
{Snake} is going home...Now I've always had him and really he's no trouble..
But, this time he's got a new home! and it takes up a LOT of room on my top, all my bits and pieces have had to be moved upstairs lol.. which means another room not as it should be.

This little cutie lives at From The Heart Digital Shop and he's called Pumpkin PigWit
I got him FREE because I entered From the Hearts Progressive Challenge see here
Coloured with Copics. The sentiment came with the image Papers/Embellishments from stash.
Leaves Crealies die.

Challenges entering...
From the Heart  ~ Digi Stamp of the Month.... Pumpkin PigWit
Fussy & Fancy ~ Pets or Favorite Animals
My Heart Pieces ~ Use a Digi Stamp

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Wednesday 20 August 2014


Good Morning!

Off to take the dog for her hair cut today! She does look lovely when it's been done.
Then a bit of shopping is called for..{only food} lol..

Now I really enjoyed making this Christmas card..Such different colours than any I've done before..
Coloured with Copics...There's Lots of Glitter on his body,shoes,buckle.  ...Papers/Ribbon from stash..
The Snowflake was a Marianne die..The Sentiment is also covered with Lots of glitter.

Challenges entering...

Merry Monday Christmas ~ Black, Gold and Silver!
Holly Jolly Christmas ~ 123 ...I image...2 papers...3 embellishmets {Snowflake,Ribbon & Sentiment}
Deep Ocean ~ Christmas in August

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Monday 18 August 2014


Good Morning!
We had a wet cold afternoon yesterday! The bowling carried on and all  food was eaten..
Just a few packets of teacakes left..So I ended bringing 2 packets  home for 50p a packet.. Isn't it strange how when you buy a brand that you don't usually have they always taste nice lol. Had one at Breakfast!

Now this little cutie lives at QKR Stampede and he's called 15106 Hug Me
Coloured with Copics...    There's Glossy Accents on his tongue and plaster!     I've paper-pieced his tie and tie pin...Papers from stash..     .Got some lovely buttons from our local Market..all different shapes and colours..Here's one that's a  flowers..

Challenges entering..

QKR Stampede ~ Add a Button
Sister Act Card ~ Anything Goes
Suzy Bee's Bloomin' ~  Anything Goes
Crafty Calender ~ Anything Goes

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Sunday 17 August 2014


Good Morning!
I got this post ready last night! Off to a Bowling match this afternoon at Club..I'm not bowling it's a 'mens' thing today..I've made Cheese/Onion pies and Custards which will be sold and proceeds going towards Club...LOts of teas and washing up to do! Weather? It's Sun and Showers! Should be fun...

Now this image came from the Triple CD Collection..Coloured with Copics...Papers/Buttons from stash..
I thought CAS card were hard lol..but, over at House-Mouse and Friends this week you have to leave your little meeces without colour! poor little things they look as though they've no clothes on lol...

Challenges entering..

House-Mouse & Friends ~ Thinking of You {On your Birthday}
 Gruffies & Guests ~ Anything Goes ~ With the Options of Boys

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Friday 15 August 2014


Good Morning!
I had a lovely day yesterday! I've found that if I have my lunch late? I don't feel guilty about having a sweet!  or a drink....That's because I'm so full....I don't need Dinner he! he! Sounds right to me lol..
Today sees the start of another Challenge at KennyK's Krafty Krew
Here is my VIP GD card.....

Challenge #178 is Anything Goes ~ Twist Kids

I had fun making this one lol.. The image is called Bubblebee!   What a sweetie.. I made him  all different sizes.....flipped him around and cut everything out on my Cameo!  Coloured with Copics...There' Lots and LOts of glitter on their wings...Don't they look happy at  their work making lots of yummy honey lol..That's how it should be....I scoured the Internet for a Beehive and came up with a Freebie from   here
Papers/Twine from stash...

Challenges entering...

ScrapbookerPhD ~ 3 Die cuts + add a little sparkle
The Squirrel and The Fox  ~ Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly ~ Spots & Dots
Scrap-Creations: ~ Animals
{PIN}spirational ~ Anything Goes
Wags 'n' Whiskers ~ Birthdays
Crafting By Designs ~ Polka Dots
Creative Moments ~ Animals

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Thursday 14 August 2014


Good Morning!
Off to get my hair cut today! A nice chat whilst I'm there plus a cup of coffee! {No! This isn't me lol}
Then off  for lunch with hubby! It's no use having my hair done and then having nowhere to go lol..

Now this little cutie lives at From the Heart Stamps and it's called Birdbrain Needs Coffee   I Love these little Birdbrains!   I bought a  couple sooos I could get a free one to enter their monthly progressive Challenge!   Coloured with Copics.    Although the image comes with quite a few sentiments......I've made my own saying Coffee any time any place...... Papers/Ribbon from stash..                              

Here's the sketch I've followed:

Challenges entering....
From the Heart Stamps ~ Sketch or the Twist or both!   Twist Use  Ribbon or Bows..

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Back tomorrow theirs a new Challenge over at KennyK's Whooo...

Wednesday 13 August 2014


Good Evening!
I got absolutely drenched on Tuesday night playing Bowls..The woods  ran along  like the 'logs' at the Pleasure Beach with a great big Whooooosh! No! I didn't win, but, the team did which is what we need...

This little sweetie lives at  QKR Stampede and she's called 702 Mouse Teacher
Coloured with Copics. Glossy Accents on her brooch/glasses.. Yes! I know she's got bright hair..{matches my papers} But, If you ever see a mouse teaching her hair would be the last thing you'd notice lol...Papers/Pearls from stash..The little hands on the left? I've printed with 'Happy School Days' running through them.

Challenges entering

QKR Stampede ~ Back to School
Come and Get It ~ Back to School

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Tuesday 12 August 2014


Good Afternoon!
Boy!   Tuesday's do come round fast...
Been to my friends this Afternoon! Just time to load this {cough} Christmas card, before I
get ready for bowling! Lots of showers around today so fingers crossed it's a tad drier when I get to play lol..

Over at Merry Monday Christmas  this week they want to see 

I've cut these petals and circle with my Cameo.   The petals have been embossed with Vintage Photo and an embossing tool round the edges.. glued onto the smallest oval Spellbinder die. Papers/Ribbon/Bells/W.O.C. flower all from stash..Marieanne die for the greenery...

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Update: 19 weeks and 2 days until Christmas!

Saturday 9 August 2014


Good Evening!
Grey sky's again today and small bursts of rain!
It's the first day for hubby to start going to Footy again..Doesn't it come round faaaaast. lol..

Now this little cutie was a Freebie from Mi Ran artist and owner of  Artbymiran on her Facebook page...What a sweetie...{Thank you}
She's called Jacque with Lily.   I've coloured her with Copic E's. Liquid pearls on her fascinator.   Papers/Embellishments from stash.....Spellbinder/Marieanne/Magnolia dies used...WOC flowers.

Challenges entering ...

Artbymiran ~ Anything Goes
Pattie's Creations Design ~ Monochromatic
Sister Act Card #69 ~ Anything Goes
CCC Digi Creations ~ Digi/Pearls or Lace
Creatalicious ~ Monochrome

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Friday 8 August 2014


Good Morning!
Cool and dark today..We are expecting lots of rain..Good for the garden!
Thought I'd make a Christmas card {again} lol..

Now this cute couple live at Teddy Bo and their called Fairydoodle 'Percy Penguin  there's six in the set!
Coloured with Copics..Diamond Dust Snow...The bow tie has been paper-pieced...I've used a wooden stamp for the snowflakes and a stamp for the sleigh riding through! I mean if you can see a penguin in blue eye shadow..... I'm sure you can see Santa too!    Papers from stash.. A Crafts-Too  Heart Embossing Folder for the background.. Marieanne/Spellbinder dies.

Challenges entering..

ABC  Christmas ~ P is for Penguins
Southern Girls ~ Christmas is a-coming
Winter Wonderland ~ Anything Goes for Xmas
Completely Christmas ~ Anything Goes
Little Red Wagon ~ Embossing

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Thursday 7 August 2014


Good Morning!
Oh! That's better..I've finally made another Christmas card!
I was beginning to get a bit worried lol...
Did you know there's only 139 days left!
Now if you take posting time into consideration?   Phew!  Times going on!!

Now this little cutie lives at Sassy Cheryl's and she's called Figure Eight Style
I've not had any of Cheryl's digi's out for a while cause Cheryl's closed her Challenge blog down and went over to Facebook instead! {Awhh}    Coloured  with Copics..There's Stickles on her petticoat and the tips of her boots! Papers/Ribbon from stash. I've stitched  the little Snowflake onto Aida and made a button! and her scarf's been paper-pieced.....

Challenges entering...

Merry Monday Christmas ~ Ski{s} Skates or Sledge
Holly Jolly Christmas ~  Non Traditional Colours
Creative Card Crew ~ Christmas

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Wednesday 6 August 2014


Good Morning!
Well we won the match last night! Thank you for your kind comments...
It's getting towards the end only 3 matches left!  Surprising how the weather's starting to change too we start at 7.00 p.m. but, in August it's 6.30  cause it gets dark sooner!

Now this is a first for me! A card made with my 'new' House-Mouse CD! of course I just had to make a little meece by stamping lol...This little guy doesn't like water!  But, at least he's joining in the fun! So he's just happy playing with his ball {made with the smallest Spellbinder} Coloured with Copics...Papers/Ribbon from stash..Spellbinder dies...

Challenges entering..

House Mouse & Friends ~ Relax and Enjoy Life
Crafting for All Seasons ~ Feature a Creature
Craft-room ~ A Summer Garden
Fan-Tastic Tuesday ~ Anything Goes
Craft-Dee Bow ~ Anything Goes with a Hand made Bow Code CDB16
Love to Scrap! ~ Running in Circles
OLLCB  ~  Scenic
Stamp and Create ~ Anything Goes

Thank you soooo much for calling..
Off to make a Christmas card now lol....Missed last week! Yikes!!!!!

Tuesday 5 August 2014


Good Afternoon!
Lots of sun here! Tuesday too! So off to my friends then
Bowling tonight..Yippee!!!

Now this sweetie lives at KennyK Downloads  and she's called Cheyenne  Yee Ha!!
Coloured with Copics..Papers from stash...EK Success flowers..Marieanne die..

Challenges entering..

QKR Stampede ~ Western/Rodeo
Love to Create ~ Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart ~  Anything Goes
Inkspirational ~ Use Markers or Pencils

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