Monday, 23 November 2015

here is the answer to my post below ...

here is the answer to my post below ... re what is wrong ...

I bought this paper pack last year in TK Max and although I used some of the bits last year I have only just noticed the spelling mistake ... this image is in the small father christmas tag top left of my card ... 

flip and I have already given my sister the card ... and she works in a school ... do you think she will notice lol

thanks for stopping by ... hope you are all having a great week xx

Friday, 20 November 2015

a little christmas card for my dear Sister

hello my crafty friends ... hope you have all had a good week ... it was a beautiful day here today ... even tho a bit cold but NO RAIN !!

I have just finished my dear sisters christmas card ... and wow noticed a big boo boo ... see if you can find it ...  it is not "my fault" ... and not in the insert ... (just a little clue)

Hope you will be able to see it !! ... I will let you know if anyone gets it right !!

thank you for stopping by and have a great weekend ... I am going to the Christmas Fayre at Portsmouth Cathedral with my sister ... we go every year and used to go with our dear Mum ... its something we promised we would try to get to every year ... looking forward to it ...

Have a great weekend xx

Sunday, 8 November 2015

please dont look ere if you are a bit squemish !!

Shaunies night out !! ...

as promised ... these are pictures of my Shaunie ... at his friends halloween/bonfire party ...

hope you don't have nightmares !! lol 

Wednesday, 4 November 2015

happy birthday to my dear sister and !!

hi there my crafty friends ... oooo well its a yukie wet day out there and there is more on the way !!

so what better than to have a little play in my craft room

a little card for my dear sister ... and a card to say have fun to my son at his halloween party !! ... if I am lucky I may get to see a photo of his coz he is dressing up !! he is 44 lol

sorry about the photos ... my scanner is playing up ... so had to use the camera on my phone again !!

hope you all have a great week ... and watch this space for a scary photo of my dear Shaunie lol xx

Thursday, 29 October 2015

okie ... here is hubbys birthday present ...

okie here is hubby's birthday present ... Jackie requested to see it ... dont think it was what she was expecting lol ... NO ... it was not a cruise Jackie ... lol

as some of you know and can see by the photo in my side bar ... my lovely son has had a little puppy called cookie ... she is a springer spaniel and we have been slightly tempted to get one toooo ... but Nooooo we are being sensible ...

anyway couldn't resist this little "door stop" and wrapped her in foil and called her biscuit !! ...

biscuit in foil 

                                                              and the reveal !!
what a little cutie eh ...

Tuesday, 27 October 2015

its hubby's birthday tomorrow ...

ooo its hubby's birthday tomorrow and I am so cited lol ... I always love buying for him but this year I am very excited and pleased with his presents ... silly me ... but I must say I love giving as much as I do receiving ...

hope you are all having a great week and thank you for stopping by

here is his little card

btw brifly is his nickname ... (Brian Flynn) clever eh ?? lol

Sunday, 25 October 2015

oops its been a while ... sorry

oops its been a while sorry ... been kinda busy but just had to show you two little cards I have made

the first one is for my dear sister who is in Malta on holiday at the moment ... she is home on Thursday so gotta get this in the post tomorrow

the second one is for her son (my nephew) for his birthday ... he is a footie nut

hope you have had a great weekend and thank you for stopping by

Friday, 9 October 2015

wow ... at last two cards !!

oh my goodness had a really busy week ... got a new boiler being fitted so that made us ...

1. Have a big tidy up ... coz he will need access to all radiators etc ... and the old bolier is in the loft so hubby had to tidy the loft !!  We must have got rid of about 50 cardboard boxes ... hubby always keeps boxes in case the item has to be returned !!

2. get a new carpet for my craft room ... it is lovely now ... really cozy

3. have a massive sort out in the craft room ... but actually unbenown to hubby most of it has gone to   the summer house (lol)

BUT ... the boiler was supposed to be fitted today and guess what !! ... the guy was ill and couldn't come ... so now he is coming next Friday ... !!! oh flip

anyway I am now sitting in the new craft room ... coz footie is on ... and I have made two cards ...

a little card for someone special

a little card for somebody special

oops sorry for going on !! ... and I DO care that the boiler man is poorly but !! ... well you know what I mean ... hope you all have a good weekend xx

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

two new cards

wow had a very lucky find in a charity shop ... and love it ...

it is the large rose background stamp
this one is on ebay for $14.95 that's for all the stamps tho ... mine was £1.50 ...

Large Delta Rose Flower Stamp 3321R & Hero Arts Watercolor Flower Set of 3

here is a scanned picture of it

ooo I just love a bargain don't you ?

had great fun making these two little cards ... they are just for my "waiting box "...
hope you are all having a great week ... cant wait for Corrie tonight its a live episode ... I know how to live don't I lol

oh nearly forgot my little cards ...

weathered wood background

victorian velvet background

sorry they are a bit dark ... using my new phone coz they were too large to scan and it was a bit dark on the windowsill ... thank you for looking

Thursday, 17 September 2015

two september birthdays ...

wow two dear friends both have september birthdays and I nearly forgot them both !! ... either an age thing of a blonde moment I guess ...

thank you for stopping by ... hope you are having a great week

Monday, 14 September 2015

Ollys birthday tomorrow :)

Oh my goodness can't believe my youngest grandson (well the only grandson lol) is 8 years old tomorrow ... he is a football fanatic and at the moment he is playing for Widbrook United the team his daddy played for when he was younger ... he is actually playing for the under 10's as he is THAT good lol ...

anyway here is his little card ... oh btw we couldn't get his present yet as it has not been released yet ... so made him a little gift card ...

olly's birthday card

insert for card

a little gift card

insert for the gift card

thanks for stopping by ... wish the rain would go away !!

Sunday, 13 September 2015

ooo its Sunday ... where did that week go !

ooo its Sunday again ... where did that week go then ??

had a big order this week ... hope you have time to look at my cards ... and if you can leave a comment I will visit you too ...

hope you have all had a great weekend ... weather has been better ... wonder what we have in store for next week ...

Friday, 4 September 2015

happy birthday dear Mum

just wanted to pop a little post on today ... coz it would have been my lovely Mum's birthday

she has been gone for 17 months and I miss her sooo much ...  I lit a candle earlier

this photo is a true likeness to her ... and the comfort that I am getting it that she is "up there" with

my dear Dad and my lovely younger sister who died at the age of 19 following a tragic car accident ...

thank you for stopping by ... hope you all have a great weekend

thank you for the lovely poem Lorna

Friday, 28 August 2015

wow its Friday again ... a little birdie card

wow its Friday again my crafty friends ... and that is another week gone ...

made this little card but don't have a reason  ... just wanted to have a little play

have you been watching the new craft channel ... saw the launch at midday on Thursday ... quite impressed ... lots of demos are promised and its nice to see something new ...

lots of the guests are previously from Create and Craft so not sure if that means they wont be on there anymore  ... Barbara Grey was on there ...

Dawn Bibby has announced that she is joining the other new channel the craft channel which starts in September ... nice to have a bit of a choice when we are viewing eh ??

hope you all have a great weekend ... ooooo nearly forgot my little card

thank you for popping by xx