Category Archives: hobbies and interests

Battle of the Nines

Hubby got home just after 12.30. I think he enjoyed his Me Time, even if he didn’t get the pair of shoes he wanted. However, he did manage to replace our garden clogs (cheapies so no need for my feet … Continue reading

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Just a few photos

I hadn’t taken photos of my last two card sessions so took some this morning. The butterflies were already cut out on the card so I just added to them and put some coloured paper on the inside to enhance … Continue reading

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Another good day

It has been another good day for us. Hubby has done some gardening and our compost bin has produced some lovely mulch from our grass cuttings. He is planning on where to put what this year, and the intention is … Continue reading

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Relaxing times

Sometimes we all need to unwind and after the frustrations of this morning and a walk in the park, I settled down to make some cards this afternoon. I’d already done some the other day, but my back had started … Continue reading

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First Batch for 2022

For the past few days I have been meaning to get the kit out and set to making cards as I have several important landmarks coming up this year. First order of the day though was to have a sort … Continue reading

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When six became ten

It has been a beautiful day here. So mild in fact, we turned the heating off and threw open the windows to air the house. This afternoon, Hubby took himself, the Nikon and Love a Duck down to the park. … Continue reading

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Toppers rule

I have been meaning to make some more Christmas cards this week as I only had enough for those to be posted. Finding suitable things to use has been difficult, but yesterday I went into the local craft shop and … Continue reading

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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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