July was a funny old month. Winter decided to arrive, finally, and all at once. The first week made up for the months of dry and mild weather we had been having. So we were driven indoors, much to the chagrin of the small one, who is most happy roaming about outdoors, regardless of the … Continue reading The Kids – July 2017 ed.
Guess what? It's not Sunday yet and I'm actually posting about my entry for Case-ing the Catty Sunday! Yay! That's at least one goal for the week achieved 😛 A small victory but this busy mumma with take that victory, thank you very much. The theme for my favourite challenge of the week was Holidays. … Continue reading CASE-ing the Catty Sunday #138 – Holidays
Fun flamingo fact: a group of flamingoes is called a "flamboyance". Which is infinitely cooler than plain old "flock" and so appropriate for the pretty pink plumed birds. But I didn't bring you hear to talk about awesome collective nouns. It's Sunday, which means I'm just scraping in my entry for this week's CASE-in the … Continue reading CASE-ing the Catty Sunday #137 – Artistic Expression (with flamingo)
If you've been hopping along with our team, welcome to your final stop and thank you for hopping all the way to me 🙂 That also means you've arrived here via Sheila, who also makes such beautiful cards. I *might* have been the catalyst for the red, white, and blue theme. Originally we scheduled this … Continue reading Paper Adventures Team Blog Hop – Red, White, and Blue
How is it we are half way through the year already?? It's crazy. Before I know it I'll be taking Christmas photos! It's particularly hard to wrap my head around the fact that it is now July because June was so, well, un-June like. Winter, you say? Really? It was unseasonably warm, bone dry, sunny … Continue reading The Kids – June 2017
Another of my favourite inspirations/challenges - CASEing the Catty. This week the inspiration comes from the 'Love and Sympathy' section of the new catalogue, pages 86-101. I am absolutely loving the new DSP in this catalogue, so this collection featuring the Whole Lot of Lovely DSP on p. 86 really caught my eye. I'm going … Continue reading CASE-ing the Catty Sunday #133
I am a firm believer that furry friends make the best friends. Especially for kids.There's nothing quite like the bond you can have with the family pet. Sadly we don't have any furry friends of our own anymore, after we lost three beautiful and much adored cats in a short space of time a couple … Continue reading Furry friend fun