Saturday, 19 December 2009


Happy christmas everyone
we are all struggling at the moment
we knew we would miss mum
but it is so hard
but we are going to celibrate christmas as she would have wanted
so raise a glass to those not with us and have a great christmas
lesley xx

Wednesday, 2 December 2009


sorry not been blogging
the world is just too much at the moment
i love christmas but this year its very hard without mum
so will start blogging again in the new year


Saturday, 24 October 2009

back from hols

back from tenerife had a great time
just the washing and sorting to do
back to normal monday what ever that is xx

Tuesday, 6 October 2009

lots to do Travel

the lots to do challenge this week is places or citys

i knew i had no travel stamps or any thing like that

so raided my bits and bobs draw

and made this tag

Friday, 2 October 2009

6 months

it's 6 months today
i lost my mum
miss you so much xxx

Thursday, 1 October 2009

christmas card

just a simple christmas card today

stamped and chalked main image

and the mat and layerd it

Tuesday, 29 September 2009

lots to do

the lots to do challenge this week

is to use black and orange

so i have made a birdhouse and added on owl


here are a couple of things

i have made for friends birthdays

Wednesday, 23 September 2009

christmas planner book

have had such fun playing these last 2 days

this is what i made

a planner book for christmas

i started with some free to print pages

fron the paper craft insperatipn site

and went from there

the pages are hand drawn by Jane Dean

and her planner is shown in the magazine

Tuesday, 22 September 2009

lots to do tag

the lots to do challenge this week

is to make a tag

i inked my bacg ground then shadow

stamped my image

Monday, 21 September 2009

conker wreath

i love conkers

so went and got some yesterday

so i have made a wreath for my front door
it the thing i love the most about america
and canada
is that they decorate there houses for all seasons

becky wedding photos

here are some photo's of

Becky &Martins wedding

Sunday, 20 September 2009


had my second workshop with Leonie on saturday
firstly we made an acetate card
then a card made all from circles
and finally leonie showed us some techniques with
alcohol inks
had a really great time
mr blogger wont let me upload my pics
shall try again tomorrow

Thursday, 17 September 2009


had a play with my new

core'dinations card stock

Wednesday, 16 September 2009

lots to do

the challenge on lots to do

is to use water colouring somewere

so i water coloured my little bear image

and then made it into a card

Wednesday, 9 September 2009

Linzie's birthday card

here is the card i made for Linzie

it's here birthday tomorrow

wedding card

we are off to a wedding on saturday

this is the card i made for Jayne and Ben

i use the template from

colour my world

Tuesday, 8 September 2009

lots to do

here is my entry in this weeks lots to do challenge

it was to use tissue paper

i have altered a plain wooden photo frame

using pattered tissue paper and modpog

Thursday, 3 September 2009


here are my beer mats i have altered

played with spray colours on the back grounds

much better in real life than the photos show

the stamps are hels

Wednesday, 2 September 2009

Leonie workshop

these are the cards we made at Leonies workshop

have another on the 19th sept

we had a really great time

new beginings

well it's the begining of september

time to stop feeling sorry for myself

my mum would be kicking me up the bum now and saying

you have a life to be getting on with

so i have been making some christmas cards

Friday, 19 June 2009

martin's birthday card

this is the card i have made for martins birth day
he and becky are dowm next week to finalize the wedding plans
only 7 weeks to go

Thursday, 4 June 2009


finaly go some cards to show

could not get into crafting at all

but at last
the boots are for my future son in law

Thursday, 28 May 2009


well i have not done much crafting
i have been cross stitching so think that counts
have finished off all the wedding invites
cant show them yet but will as soon as they go out

Wednesday, 8 April 2009


my mum sadly passed away last thursday
while i was in tenerife
she had insisted that we went
i miss her so much
the funeral is not till the 21st
love you x

Saturday, 21 March 2009

mothers day

have finally made some cards

one is for mothers day