Category Archives: hobbies and interests

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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Productive Day all round

We’ve had a quiet day today, but that didn’t mean lazing around doing nothing. Hubby has been working on his boat and it is all coming together. The parts he needed arrived last week and required a little tweak here … Continue reading

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Nine for the box

I had a card making session yesterday and although I didn’t actually get round to doing what I’d originally intended, I used two sets of trimmings purchased from the little craft shop on the way into Skegness. The six dogs … Continue reading

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Card session 18th July

Once the sun had moved to the back of the house, I got the kit out and made a few cards this afternoon. I had a lot of bits and pieces that needed using up so set to work with … Continue reading

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A mind full of men

Those of you familiar with my card making efforts are aware that I use butterflies and flowers a lot, and recently have progressed to ribbons, feathers and leaves. Not very manly though, is it? So yesterday, I went into the … Continue reading

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Cards today

With not much else to do, and ideas still bouncing around in my head, I got the kit out this afternoon and set to with pencil and ruler. My idea of cutting out half squares/circles a bit like a maze … Continue reading

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Armed and dangerous

I’ve always said I could be dangerous when I get some ideas, and there are a fair few rambling round in my noggin at the moment. I wake up some mornings and my head is throbbing with things to try … Continue reading

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