Paper Adventures Team Blog Hop – New Catalogue

Welcome to your next stop on the Paper Adventures blog hop. If you're hopping along then you've come here from Nicole's blog. On this stop I have more mermaids for you. This time of the year sees a run of birthdays and parties among my daughter's friends. So I've had plenty of excuses to make … Continue reading Paper Adventures Team Blog Hop – New Catalogue


The hills are alive with fire this weekend. The restricted burning season is over and the weather is perfect for burning off all those piles of garden detritus that have gathered over summer. Heather has been begging for a bonfire ("Bonnie") for months. I think what she has really wanted is s'mores. So on Friday … Continue reading Bonnie

CASE-ing the Catty – Everyday Occasions

It's another CASE-ing the Catty Sunday challenge! It was a tough choice this week with such a large selection to choose from - the 'Everyday Occasions' section on pages 18-67. But this bright little box on p.43 caught my eye. Stampin Up are always so on trend - I'm seeing flamingoes everywhere at the moment. … Continue reading CASE-ing the Catty – Everyday Occasions

CASEing the Catty Sunday – Occasions

Those of you that are new to Stampin Up and the world of paper crafting may be wondering what on earth "CASEing" is. CASE stands for "copy and share everything". There's a fantastic group of Australian and New Zealand demonstrators who set a weekly "CASEing the Catty" challenge, which means taking inspiration from the pages … Continue reading CASEing the Catty Sunday – Occasions