Tag Archives: ideas

Playing with templates

You might remember my mentioning that Hubby had made up a couple of templates for my card making kit and I was looking forward to giving them a test drive. Well, I’ve had some fun today and learned a couple … Continue reading

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A Sunday Walk along the Prom

After breakfast, we went for a walk, choosing to go through the park, up along the prom and then into town. The lake was like a mill pond. Once again I only had my phone and the pictures are rubbish, … Continue reading

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Following through on an idea

When we were out yesterday, I went into an arts and crafts shop and purchased some gold and silver glitter doilies I’d seen the week before. I’ve been playing with them today and made three on this theme but with … Continue reading

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Ideas that just don’t come together

Some of the prompt challenges I take part in get the old grey matter working and the pieces I post get a good response as a rule, for which I thank you. But sometimes, something quite ordinary lodges in my … Continue reading

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A Different Day

Hubby and I were asked to help out at a local drop in centre whilst some friends were away. Run strictly by volunteers, it was a simple case of being there to take details of names and addresses or answer … Continue reading

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Foody Post

Our meals this week have been more or less the same as any other. However, I decided to do what I term ‘a proper dinner’ with my chicken breasts this time, and served them with potatoes, brocoli, carrots and cauliflower. … Continue reading

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Dinners and Desserts

I’m not one to mess about with my food, but do like it to look appealing on the plate. I don’t have any fancy shaped crockery or icing bags to make pretty shapes, but lately I have been taking a … Continue reading

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Post It Notes

Since I started this blog, I have done a few serial posts (The Senses, ABC, Dad Tales, Camping, our trips up river, Red Letter Day) so I thought over the next few weeks I’d do something similar with days of … Continue reading

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Recycling at its best

OK, following on from the Niggles, how about recycling gifts? I hold my hand up BIG TIME to this in the past, so know it’s bound to have annoyed someone, though I was always careful not to give the item … Continue reading

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Adults Only!

A Christmas Challenge: Adults only: Are you having a family/friends gathering? Don’t know what to buy for everyone? Don’t have a lot of money? Are you all in the same boat?

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