Category Archives: card making

Today is Sunday, 2nd August

Happy birthday to my third nephew who is 52 today. I haven’t seen him, other than a photograph and he is SO like his Dad (other brother), since he was about 17. There are a couple of other birthdays this … Continue reading

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The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Aug. 1/2020

Your Friday prompt from Linda for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “more.” Start your post with the word “more.” Enjoy! More card making memories! When I first started, I spent over £60 on basics and trimmings when let loose in … Continue reading

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And so the learning begins…………

Oh what fun it was trying to work out how to do previously simple things and getting more and more confused by the second. I made some cards this afternoon and took pictures of my efforts as normal. Trying to … Continue reading

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Dinner and more cards

I had an early start to the day so got in a couple of posts before lunch. We had a lazy dinner today with leftover veg aka tatty cake, baked beans, and spam. Surprisingly, that wasn’t a ‘bad’ meal, as … Continue reading

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Some I prepared earlier……………

My mind was toying with some card making ideas last night which was part of why I couldn’t switch off so I thought I’d try them out today and get them out of my head system. Hubby bought me some … Continue reading

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Card Making Session 20 June

After toying with the idea for well over a week, I decided to get the kit out and make some cards today. To be honest, my box isn’t exactly brimming with imagination, though I do have some put togethers and … Continue reading

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Another hit and miss experiment

I’ve had an idea for cards going round in my head for a few days, but with one thing or another hadn’t got round to ‘playing’. Yesterday we put the new water butt into position by the greenhouse, and today … Continue reading

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Some you win, some you lose.

Dinner today was a success, ginger and pineapple chicken with rice. I use the juice from the tinned pineapple with soy sauce, fresh ginger, garlic, a little sugar and a stock cube. Added to the mix today was a sliced … Continue reading

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Today’s blogging

My blog has been very quiet today, not much traffic, and my reader hasn’t been as loaded as it was yesterday. We’ve walked the dog a few times, and she’s doing OK but not as well as we’d hoped. Hubby … Continue reading

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Anniversary time

Time to get the card making kit out today. I’ve been meaning to make a few more but somehow the mornings have got away from me and after lunch and walking the dog, the thought or desire just fritters away. … Continue reading

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