Category Archives: hobbies and interests

Hubby’s Project: Launch!

We loaded Love a Duck in the washing basket ready to walk her down to the park lake using our sack trolley. We were meeting a friend there as he is a keen model maker (and was responsible for the … Continue reading

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Hubby’s project: Part 1

Today was a Red Letter Day insomuch as Hubby’s project had her maiden voyage. SWMBO has a new outfit and is now Pirate of the Lake, complete with eye patch, pistol and cutlass. But I’m getting ahead of myself. Hubby … Continue reading

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Toucan play

I’ve not been at my blog much today and spent the majority of the afternoon making cards. A few ideas worked out, but one didn’t so it was another salvage job. Hubby bought me a set of cutters several years … Continue reading

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Birds and Dogs

I’ve been busy this afternoon and have added one more card to my Christmas box: The background sheet is from my black and white pad of flowers, but the trim round the robin actually lined up with some of the … Continue reading

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Some photos for you……….

The moon was glorious last night, a bright silver plate in the sky just on the wane. I got the Canon out and took some pictures, most of which actually came out! Here are a few: In order not to … Continue reading

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His and Hers ‘Me’ Time

This afternoon has been spent doing our own thing in our own space. Since turning the bed ninety degrees in the spare bedroom,  there is a lot more space for Hubby to work. He has now rectified the small problems … Continue reading

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The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Sept. 18, 2021

Linda’s challenge this week Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “puzzle.” Use it any way you’d like! I’ve mentioned before that my reading craze started on my first honeymoon in 1977 when I read 5 paperbacks, all … Continue reading

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Card Making Session 13th September

My day has been much more organised today. This could be because I got up at a sensible time and we didn’t have any running around to do. After lunch, I got my boxes out and set to with getting … Continue reading

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Annie get yer gun………….

It has been a really productive morning as we decided to have a field trip to go looking for a glue gun for my card making kit. We found several ranging in price from £4 to £10, but none were … Continue reading

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It looked better in my head

I’ve been playing today, and after two hours had just one card to show for my time and effort. OK, a lot of that was spent in preparation cutting out a template, then using that to cut out the shape … Continue reading

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