Sunday, 25 May 2014

A Happy Happy Day...

Hi Everyone,
I am so excited to share our families wonderful news......

Do you remember this photo...My Daughters Wedding Day...This was June the 30th 2012...
Today 25th of May 2014 look at the most precious gift to our family...My Little Gorgeous Grandson weight 7lb 8oz and they have Named him Jude-Alexander....

                              Having a cuddle with Mummy                                                       
                               Proud Granddad having a cuddle
                             Mummy had a bit of a time of it.. after 2 hours of trying her best to push baby                            out some complications set in and she needed to have a an emergency                                                 C Section... Poor Mike little Jude's Daddy was very stressed by it all he looked
                           very tired today... baby was born at 3.45am....25/5/2014 ...Mum & Baby are
                             doing well...I will be back at the hospital tomorrow for lots more cuddles...
                             The ultimate precious gift   x x x We Love you Jude x x x


Thank you so much for your visit x x x x 

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE...

Hi Everyone,
Today and for the following fortnight over at Dragons Dream the Theme was chosen by the lovely talented Jax...she choose Music & the letter R... sounds fun...The only rules are you must use at least one real stamp... I decided to use the letter R for my colour RED...I hope you like it...



I stamped the background of the tag with vintage wallpaper stamp from JustRite stamps then I embossed with white powder...the sentiment was stamped from the music set from butterfly kisses company..the music  was stamped from LOTV small music stamp, the small hearts I cut out with my heart punch from SU.. the large heart is wooden which I embossed using Apple Red & Aged Scarlet Fran-tage...I hope you like it....

Thank you all so much for your kind visits...x x x x

Sunday, 18 May 2014

Eclectic Ellapu Challenge.....

Hi Everyone,
I hope this finds you all well, Today and for the next three weeks over at ECLECTIC ELLAPU you have a choice of Challenge...From the Pink team the Theme is Spring chosen by the lovely talented Elaine R...& From the Purple team Chosen by the lovely Andria there is a sketch...check this out on the link above... or join in with both themes... sounds fun....don't you think....Looking forward to all your fabulous creations....I am a Pinkie so my project is a Spring Basket... Hope you like it....


I used a little basket I had in my stash.. I painted it green, then I added some Tim Holtz papers (Idea-ology ) The lace & butterfly are also from my stash... the little bird is a die-cut covered in some dictionary paper (bird) The little bird bottle cap is from my lovely blogging buddy Kelly.....Hope you like it....


I have quite a bit going on in my busy life the past few weeks and next week does not look much better....DH had surgery to his abdomen last week so I was stressed about that...He's home and recovering well... my lovely daughter is expecting her first baby any day now!!!! whoop whoop....and on Monday I am changing Internet providers... yikes! so if I disappear you know why... they promise me it will only take a few hours to change over  lets hope so... & to top it all the builders move in on Monday so I have to clear the kitchen on Sunday...and work full time Yikes..... females are just amazing  don't you think.... we are masters at multi-tasking.... x x

Thank you so much for your lovely visit.... x x x x




Wednesday, 7 May 2014

DRAGONS DREAM...Tag it On" Challenge

Hi Everyone,
For the next fortnight over at DRAGONS DREAM the new Alphabet letter is "Q" and Gold...Chosen by the fabulous talented Julie Ann...The last entries were all amazing...Thank you all for taking  part... The only rules are that you must use at least one real stamp on your Tag...easy peasy don't you think...Have fun creating!

My tag I use the fabulous crafty individual stamp (love this stamp) For my letter "Q" I went with Queen.. I thought they both deserved a embossed crown as they are so cute..My background I tired to make it look like the colour Gold (hope it looks like that to you)...I used a couple of stencils too...the sentiment stamps are crafty individuals & SU...  Looking forward to all your tags & visiting your blogs...Have fun...




Thank you so much for your visit x x x x

Sunday, 4 May 2014

Altered Eclectics monthly Challenge..."Anything Goes"

Hi Everyone,
I hope this finds you all well, and enjoying the Bank Holiday weekend x x x
Our monthly challenge over at ALTERED ECLECTICS is.. as always Anything Goes...If it can be Altered we would love to see it...No Cards Please!! I altered a little paper mache Heart this month.. I hope you like it..
I covered the heart base in some tissue music paper then applied a little Gesso..the lace doily I soaked in some  black coffee for a couple of hours, then I used under the image a small crochet circle... the little image is a scrap...Remember these as Children (if you are as old as me you will) I loved my angel scraps as a child I had a book full of these mostly angels...Do you remember...or did I have a strange childhood (lol)... Have a super day all...Looking forward to seeing all your fabulous altered items...



Thank you so much for your visit x x x x

Thursday, 1 May 2014

A Swap for all Seasons....WEDDING...

Hi Everyone,
Well for the Month of May the fabulous swap over at A Swap For All Seasons was cream & white & the theme was Wedding... you make a card & a tag then you send with some de-stash items to your swap partner..(for more info and to join in with us just click the link above) The lovely Elizabeth was my swap patner so this is what I sent to Elizabeth..
                                                                      My Card
                                                                       My Tag
                                                            stash items from me
             These are the beauties I received from Sherry..AmAzing tags don't you think I adore them
                                  Beautiful Wedding card...Love the design..(sorry about the glare)
                 These are fabulous each pocket was filled with beautiful lace.. Love the images...
                                          A doily envelope filled with doily's Love it all.......
  Look at this stash... the golden & lace doily is fantastic...I've never seen one like this before
                                     What a treasure..Thank you soooooo much Sherry....

 I also won the lovely Linda's stash & card & tag...Linda is the boss she runs A Swap For All Seasons
                 monthly swap Which I love taking part in...Join in with us you will Love it....

                                                 Look at this amazing card & stash items
                                        The card is beautiful...Just look at that flower...I adore this
                                            Fabulous tag & wonderful goodies...Beautiful.......
                                              Close up of the tag...simply Perfect....
Thank you so much Linda for these beautiful items and for working hard each month to bring us together for a fantastic swap... x x x

Thank you so much for your visit  x x x x