Wednesday 30 March 2016


Good Morning!
It's the end of March and over at  ABC Christmas Challenge  time for another Challenge.
Here is my DT card.

This weeks Challenge is G for Green or Gold

We are sponsored  by   The East Wind Shop  and the  prize is 3 digital images..
I got to chose this sweet image and she's called  'baby it's cold outside'

 I thought, should I use a touch of  Green or Gold?  Because I couldn't decide,  I just stuck to both!
Coloured with Copics. I've had the gold shiny card for ages..The dark green with the sentiments is Vellum a present from my daughter....Other papers are from stash  as is the ribbon...Go Kreate die used..

Challenges entering...

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Use your stash {gold card}
Scrap~Creations ~ Green
Patties Creations Design ~ Green
Get Creative ~ Green
Love To Scrap! ~ Anything Goes
Craftyhazelnut's ~ Sentiment {on papers}
March Rudolph days ~ Christmas

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Friday 25 March 2016


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede
Here is my DT card

This weeks Challenge is..#184 Easter Cards

Coloured with Copics..Fussy cut the image..Papers from stash..I've used my Go Kreate dies to create this 'egg'.... Memory Box clouds. EK Success flowers. X Cut punch Butterflies.. Sentiment Computer.

Challenges entering...

Crafty Gals Corner ~ Easter or Spring
Double D ~ Easter
DoubleClick ~ Use a Bunny, Basket or Egg!
little red wagon ~ Happy Easter/Spring
The Paper Shelter ~ Easter Time

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Wednesday 23 March 2016


Good Evening!
I've been over the hill too having my  cars M.O.T    Passed thank goodness. Now all I have to do is put my 'junk' back in lol..
This little guys been floating around
for ages...It took me longer to remember where he lives than to make it.

He lives over at  Hambo Stamps     and he's called Floating Pig           
Coloured with Copics..Papers from stash...
The little flowers are a EK Success punch..Papers from stash.
Computer sentiment...

Challenges entering...

Fab 'n' Funky ~ Flowers
Inspiration Destination ~ Anything Goes
A Snowflakes Promise ~ Touch of Spring
Digi Choosday Crafting ~ Flower Frenzy

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Tuesday 22 March 2016


Good Afternoon!
Been to my friends this Afternoon! It's been two weeks since I saw her last.
She's had a Fab holiday and it's really done her good. Floods hit her shop at Christmas, and it's been a busy time since.

Now this little sweetie is from the' Happy Days' rubber stamps...Coloured with Copics..I left the candle blown out lol.. I mean a large touch of yellow and orange wont go with my Grey/Pink!! Sky distress with Spun Sugar, Cream~ Stickles.. Papers are a freebie pad from a Magazine....As is the Sentiment that was stamped with Ink It Up.....Balloons a Woodware punch..

Challenges entering..

House-Mouse & Friends  ~ Pastels or Anything House Mouse Goes
Crafty Sentiments Designs ~ Any Shape
Fan-Tastic Tuesday ~ Anything Goes  Twist Cute Critters
Lemon Shortbread ~ Anything Goes  {No Digi's}
Simon Says Stamp  Monday ~ Food & Drink

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Monday 21 March 2016


Good Afternoon!
Been for a long walk today, it's 'wrap up' weather, but, still nice.

Now these little sweeties live at Bugaboo Stamps and their called 
Coloured with Copics..LOts of Glossy Accents on her glasses..Sentiment already there..
Paper are from a LOTV pad called 'Romance & Roses'. Must admit I keep using these..LOve the colours.. Spellbinder die used.  Flowers Kreaxions dies covered with Spin Sugar Distress Inks.

Challenges entering..

Catch The Bug ~ March Bingo  Birds/Sentiment/Bling.
613 Avenue Create ~ Anything Goes Twist Use a Bird {s}

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Saturday 19 March 2016


Good Morning!
It's cold today, so will be wrapping up warm to take  the dog for a walkie.
Poppy will be sporting her red coat with fur collar can't let her get cold, she's 15 in July!

Now this little sweetie lives with Wendy over at All Dressed Up Esty Store and she's called Magical Woodland   Coloured with Copics..LOts of Glitter on her wings...I used a C.C. Designs die along the bottom also coloured with Copics white spot using a Gel Pen....Broken China distress ink on a Memory Box Stencil for the background..Papers from stash.

Challenges entering..

All Dressed Up ~ Anything Goes using one of Wendy's images.
Crafty Rocket ~ Anything Goes
Crafty Friends ~ Anything Goes
Southern Girls ~ Nature
Inspiration Destination ~ Anything Goes

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Friday 18 March 2016


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede
Here is my DT card.

This weeks Challenge is #183 Add a Sentiment 

I choose digi13307 Old Tree Digi-Stamp
Coloured with Copics..Paper/Ribbon from stash..Sentiment Computer.

Challenges entering..

Crafty Time ~ Birthdays
Scrap N' ~ Anything Goes
Tinker-Dream  ~ Rainbow or Nature or Garden
Crafty Gals Corner ~ Show Me Green
Fresh Brewed Blog ~ Anything Goes

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Thursday 17 March 2016


Good Afternoon!
Nice chilled out day today.
Been to MIL's who's doing fine. No school run..just  a bit of me time, and it feels just fine.

Now the cakes a bit bigger that I would have like! But, wouldn't complain if it was real lol.
6.1/2" high x 5.1/2" wide...Some cake!!

This little beaut lives at Bugaboo Stamps and she's called JJ Tequila and Shoes - Birthday
Coloured with Copics..LOts of glitter on the cakes. Glossy Accents on Glasses/Cherries.
The 'Cupcake' was made in Silhoutte.
I've used the Cover.a.Card stamp from Impression Obsession embossed and covered with WoW Sparkling Snow Embossing glitter..Broken China distress inked too.
Papers/Ribbon from stash...The pom pom is quite large and it's salvaged from a Christmas card.

Challenges entering..

ABC ~ D is for Delicious
Dream Valley ~ All about Birthdays
CCC Digi Creations ~ Add some Sparkle
World Wide Open Design ~ Anything Goes
As You Like It ~ Embossing {Heat} for the Sparkle it gives .
Catch the Bug ~  Bright & Cheery! {Cakes always cherry lol.}

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Wednesday 16 March 2016


Good Evening!
Two cards today..A first for quite some time..
Have picked Granddaughter up from school twice because of Parents Evening.
and because she like to make a card when she lands. I managed to make one too!!
My ABC Christmas Challenge card is just below

I picked this little sweetie up from the Internet some time ago..I'm always a bit dubious as to if they really are Free! I hope so..
Coloured with Copics...Lots of Stickles on their  Umbrella. Papers/Ribbon from stash..
I need two Anniversary card for the beginning of April, and loved this image so their both the same. Except the colour of the hair which I did to match the couple lol..

Challenges entering...

Catch the Bug ~  Bright & Cheery
Wags 'N' Whiskers ~ Spring Fun
A Gem of a Challenge ~ Spring
Creative Card Crew ~ Chicks
Digi Choosday ~ Thinking of You

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Good Morning!
The weeks just fly by!
Another week at ABC Christmas Challenge 
So another DT card for my little stash..

Our Challenge this week is F ~ For Frills or No Frills

We are sponsored by Sweet Stamps Store
Prize of $10.00 Gift Certificate to spend in store.
I chose frills! and lots of them...
This little Magnolia Stamp  is one of quite a few that wait patiently in my drawer ready to be used!
A Tilda stamp was the first rubber stamp I ever bought.
Coloured with Copics...Papers/Ribbon from stash..I've used a All Occasions Snowflakes die.
Sentiment Computer.

Challenges entering..

Cards and More ~ Use Ribbon/Stamp
Crafty Sentiments Design ~ Anything Goes
Christmas Card ~ Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe's Craft ~ Favorite Stamp Company

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Saturday 12 March 2016


Good Afternoon {Again}
Another card that needs to be in for Monday  lol..

This little sweetie lives at FromtheHeart Shop and their called 
I've used a Dutch Doobadoo stencil with Distress Ink Broken China for the background. Didn't really photo well!!  I did have a senior moment when I used it? I thought I had a small 'window stencil', but, obviously didn't because I couldn't find one! Then after this was washed and being put away. The small stencil popped up {like they do} Will put it at the front for  next time lol. Coloured with Copics..Sentiment from Computer.
Papers/Ribbon from stash....

Challenges entering.....

From the Heart ~ Sketch/Twist
Aliciabel ~ Anything Goes/Birthdays
Crafty Catz ~ Ribbon/Bling
Simply Papercraft ~ Anything Goes 

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Good Afternoon!
Hubbies going Footie!   Been a busy week with MIL we've been there every day, and she's tons better than she was..Hubby has 3 brothers who still work..So they will be calling in more over the weekend. So in between watching snippets of the Obedience at Crufts that people are kindly uploading it's catch up time!

These little sweeties been sitting here all week to be shown..they  are from the  Happy Days collection of  rubber stamps...Coloured with Copics. Papers/Embellishments from stash. I've used Spellbinder/Memory Box dies. The little clouds are felt..

Challenges entering...

House Mouse & Friends ~ Easter/Anything Goes
Clear it Out ~ Anything Goes/Stash: Pattered paper over a year old!
Lemon Shortbread  ~ Always Anything Goes {no digital projects}
Sweet Stamps ~ March Anything Goes

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Friday 11 March 2016


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede
Here is my DT card

 This weeks Challenge #182 Add  Some Sparkle how easy is that..
I choose digi5801 Stringing Button Digi-Stamp isn't she a sweetie?

Coloured with Copics..There's lots of glitter on her buttons/hearts.
Papers from stash..  The tiny hearts are from a Joanna Sheen banner die.. Buttons a Woodware punch that actually does three different sizes..

Challenges entering..

A Bit More Time to Craft ~ Anything Goes and DT call
Crafts Galore Encore ~ Make a Card in March
Craftyhazelnut's ~ Anything Goes with Pattered Paper
The Sisiterhood of Crafters ~ Use Punches or Dies
Crafting for all Seasons ~ Add some Sparkle

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Tuesday 8 March 2016


Good Evening!
Been up to MIL's most of the day, she's doing well considering her fall. LOts of bruising coming out everywhere and quite stiff.  She slept most of the day yesterday all night too. So a tad better today.  Hubby has three brothers so everyone's pitching in..

Now this gal lives at Kenny K's and shes called 'Foxy Mama' Digi Stamp  I'd coloured her up with Copics some time ago.. . Papers/Embellishments from stash...I've used a Craft Too embossing folder.
Spellbinder dies used..Sentiment Computer.

Challenges entering..

Allsorts ~ Feminine
Crafty Boots ~ Something for the Lady
Crafting With Dragonflies ~Girly Cards
Scrappers Delight's ~ Anything Goes

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Monday 7 March 2016


Good Evening!
 What a day it was yesterday. MIL who's 90 went out to the bin and only fell down into next doors garden!  taking the bin with her. A drop of at least 4 foot.. Next door saw it happen and called the Ambulance .. She's had a CT scan and was allowed back home last night, with a large bruise on her head, bruised toe, thumb and both knees scraped! Very shaken up today, but, otherwise doing okay.

Now this little sweetie lives at Bugaboo Stamps and their called Rottweiler Trio Blocks
Coloured with Copics. Touch of Glossy Accents on their tongs! Paper/Ribbon from stash.. The little paw was stamped with Adirondack Espresso.  Spellbinder dies used..

Challenges entering....

Catch the Bug ~ Anything Goes
Brown Sugar ~ Cute & Cuddly
The Crafty Addicts ~ Anything Goes/Spots and Stripes
Moo~Mania ~ My Favorite Pet {Dog}

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Saturday 5 March 2016


Good Afternoon!
Those who follow me will know I've been gardening this week! Tidying up here and there, large weeds pulled out and everything looking pretty good, that was until yesterday! Here's a photo of my lovely row of Tulips! lol. This is what greeted us when we opened the curtains...Snow!!

Onto my card..

Now this little sweetie lives with Wendy  over at All Dressed Up  Esty Store
and she's called Little Flower Fairy
Coloured with Copics...LOts of Glitter on her wings..I've used a Gold Gelly Roll pen for the stamens and centres of her headdress. 
Paper pieced the flower so that it stretches out of the photo..Papers/Doily/Embellishments from stash.. Sentiment Computer..

Challenges entering..

Alphabet Challenge ~ A for  Anything Pink
All Dressed Up ~ Anything Goes must use a Dressed Up image though
Tuesday Throwdown ~ Frame It
Creative Fingers ~ Anything Goes
As You Like It ~ Favourite Occasions {Birthdays} Cake & Wine lol..
Aliciabel ~ AG or  Birthdays other Occasions

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in snow lol...

Friday 4 March 2016


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede.
Here is my DT card.

This weeks Challenge is  #180 Recycle 
I already had this sweetie and he lives at our Sister Shop Eureka Stamps
Coloured with Copics..This little guys so cold the tip of his beak/feet are blue!
I've recycled this delicious lime green bow from a Christmas Card lol..
Papers from stash..MB clouds. Magnolia fence and  a Friskars punch used.
Sentiment Computer...

Challenges entering..

Wags 'N' Whiskers ~ Furry Friends
Artistic Inspirations ~ Anything Goes
Crafting From The Heart ~ Anything Goes
Melonheadz Friends ~ Include an Animal
OLLCB: ~ Add a Sentiment
Mod Squad ~  Feature a Creature

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Thursday 3 March 2016


Good Morning.. We went to the pictures yesterday afternoon! It was such a bad day.
Saw The Revenant with Leonardo DiCaprio..wasn't really my type of film, but, hubby enjoyed it. He'd been wanting to see it since it came out.

What a sweetie this image is..She lives with paty greif digital stamps on her Facebook page and she's a Freebie! I only got her Tuesday evening and I've checked she's still there! Coloured with Copics. A touch of Diamond Stickles on the egg..The sky is Distress Ink 'Spun Sugar'. I've also used a  C.C. Design die for the mushrooms these are also coloured with Copics and tiny dots of Gel Pen..Papers a LOTV pad..Spellbinder dies and EK Success Punch.

Challenges entering

Animal Friends ~ Easter
Inspiration Destination ~ Anything Goes
Craft Rocket ~ Fur or Feathers
ABC ~ C is for Cute

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Wednesday 2 March 2016


Good Morning!
                                         Today sees the start of another Challenges over at                                          ABC Christmas Challenge

The Challenge this week is E for Embossing {Wet or Dry}
and our Sponsor is Wild Rose Studio

I've used  Scraptaloriken stamps there's an extra little parcel that is also include. LOve these little guys I ended up buying two..Coloured with Copics..
The background  a Cover.A.Card stamp from Impression Obsession I had quite a while and only used one before.. Stamped with VersaMark and embossed with WoW!  Sparkling Snow.  The photo doesn't really do the sparkle justice..I've used Distress Inks 'Broken China' and 'Peeled Paint' to colour. Sentiment Computer... Nellie Snellen die used.

Challenges entering...

Stamps & fun 273 ~ Embossing
Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Add a Sentiment
Twofers ~ Anything Goes Twist.
Winter Wonderland ~ Must use a Sentiment
Crafting From The Heart ~ Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion ~ Always Anything Goes
Sparkle N Sprinkle ~ AG with loose glitter, embossing.
AAA Cards ~ Embossing
Stempelsonnen ~ Anything Goes

Come and join  the fun...Two cards a month will help towards your Christmas stack.
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Tuesday 1 March 2016


Good Afternoon!
Tuesday again..Off to my friends this Afternoon for my usual Cake & Coffee.
She's going away on her hols next Tuesday for a week, and will be late back....So that will be two weeks without cake!! lol It's not that I don't indulge? Just nice to get extra.. 

Now this gals lives at Bugaboo Stamps and she's called work~stella
Coloured with Copics...I've paper pieced the 'Work'  Papers and embellishments from stash..
Sizzix die used for the scallop.


Challenges entering..

Catch The Bug ~ Stella says Sketch
Allsorts ~ Sentiment in Focus

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