For a scrapbooker, any one of these elements can often be found on my layouts – particularly washi and enamel dots! As much as I love the look of the amazing florals or other bulky embellishments, it’s a look I’ve always found more difficult to recreate, without looking like I just tipped it onto my… Continue reading Southern Girls Challenge – #162 – Sticky business!!
The Paper Teapot has a great facebook group that I’ve been lucky enough to join around two or three months ago. They have monthly challenges and I’ve managed to pull something together for both June and July challenges so far. And I’m loving the results! July had the a recipe challenge which I entered a… Continue reading Paper Teapot challenge – a recipe
A few years back, I made my friends laugh whenever they visited: it was well into the New Year and I hadn’t taken my Christmas Tree down. And when I say well into the New Year – I’m talking end of Feb, beginning of March!! The Christmas decorations themselves had been removed and packed away… Continue reading Decorating for Easter
*** Ooops! I didn’t see that wordpress had changed things a little and posted to the wrong blog!! Still, they are pretty cute little treat bags so I’ll leave them here for now. I will have to get used to the new way of doing things now that I am sporadically updating both blogs!!*** These… Continue reading Halloween treats
As always, it’s been a busy time around this place. I’m quickly coming to the conclusion that life might not actually ever slow down! With the last week of school for Term two upon us, we had Parent-Teacher interviews. Both Mr’s are doing very well and the teachers’ seemed very pleased with them. As Mr… Continue reading July so far
As a mum I take a LOT of photos. Lots and lots. Even with the old film cameras (I still think my old Olympus Mjo point and shoot took the best photos, ever!) I would click and not worry too much about it. Hoping probably that in the sheer volume of pictures I was taking… Continue reading Multi Photo layout
Yesterday as I was putting in the photos from the weekend, I realised that I hadn’t actually taken individual photos of the Make N Takes that we organised for the Waikanae Convention…. So here they are. A gorgeous little gift box and card in one from Donna with the most adorable owl on the front.… Continue reading Make N Take Parade