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Welcome to Sandra's Blog my escape is card making l took it up in 2007 after l retired from the Civil Service l am recently Widowed have 3 children all grown up and flown the nest two grand children Tayla and Nathan they keep me on my toes l adore then but it's always nice when they go home....lol l like making my own cards and enjoy the challenges it provides Sandra H xxx

Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Ooooh yum !!

Good afternoon fellow bloggers
This is my first post since the family and l went down with that
Awful Sickness and Stomach bug normally it would be 24-48 hrs but
It proved to be more like 3-5 days something that l wouldn't want
Again in a hurry and hopefully the grandchildren are well clear of it too
Here l have a card that l have made for a friends Birthday which will
Be in March so l thought l'd make a start on all B'day cards as l normally do
Christmas cards every month due to the fact that l'm a
Dt on a Christmas challenge blog 
l truly enjoyed making this and here it is
Items used 
Kraft card/Kraft B'p's
Lotv Nitwits Collection Country gents B'p's
Marianne Dolies
Spellbinders Dies/Die-Namic Corner dies
Martha Stewart Border Punch
Flower,Due drops,Ribbon,3D Sticky pads
Gruffie & Co Cd Image Pre-Coloured
Here is a closer look at the Mounted Truffles 
Those Truffles look yummy 
l'd like to enter into the following challenges
Thank you for your time hope you enjoyed your visit
Sandra H xx


  1. This is so adorable Sandra ! Love the sweet image and the doilies ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  2. Sweet card....pun intended too! So glad you and your family are feeling better. Here in Canada we are all encouraged to get the flu shot and it does appear to help.
    Joyce xx

  3. Aaaaw Sandra, beautiful card, the mild weather instead of snow for this time of year is making all these nasty bugs flourish, not nice being ill but great you're all up and fighting fit! Ruby x

  4. Hope you're all feeling much better now.Bless you... Your card is so beautiful.It is full of texture.Love it.Hugs Debbie x

  5. Oh Sandra, sorry to hear you had that bug, how awful for you all. Glad you are on the mend though. I love this fun card, what a brilliant image!

  6. Fabulous Sandra - love how well the doilies echo the sweetie theme :)

    Hope you feel 100% really soon chick.

    Hugs, Di xx

  7. Sorry to hear you've been poorly Sandra but hope you are fully recovered.....love your gorgeous card


  8. Super duper card Sandra. So glad to hear that you're feeling better. Hugs x

  9. So sorry Sandra you have had the "lurgy" I hope you are feeling better.
    What a brilliant card, those chocolates look mouthwatering and great use of the doilies.

  10. Oh Sandra, I'm so sorry you and your family have been so sick! :( Praying for healthier days to stay with you! Your card is adorable.. I just love that precious image and the gorgeous papers and embellishments. The color palette is so beautiful and the texture throughout the card is stunning. Beautifully crafted as always, my friend. I hope you have a wonderful day!

    Hugs and blessings!

  11. Beautiful card Sandra, that image is super, great design too. So sorry to hear you have been ill but glad that you are now over it.

    Pat xx

  12. This is adorable Sandra. Sorry to hear you've been ill. Carol x

  13. This is just Gorgeous,lovely design,fab image.xxx

  14. Hope this finds you feeling better Sandra...love this imaged card. I have the gruffies CD but have not even unwrapped it yet, forgot all about it till now...love the yummies in the image.xxx

  15. Glad your family is feeling much better. Your card is just so full of fun with its layers. You made an image I would only have thought of for Valentine's Day into a fun birthday card. Luv it.

  16. Love your adorable, gorgeous card.

  17. Oh wow Sandra what a gorgeous adorable card, lovely detail and design.
    Hugs Julie xxx

  18. Fabulous card Sandra! thank you so much for joining us at G & G, we hope you will join us again
    Good luck in the draw
    Shaz DT XX

  19. Good morning sweetie, this is gorgeous, big hugs Pops x x x

  20. Hi Sandra . . . what a delightful image and lovely card. x

  21. Thanks for your vote my lovely friend.xxxx

  22. This is gorgeous Sandra. I love the fun image, beautiful papers and fabulous layout.
    Sorry to hear that you and your family have been unwell, I hope you are better now.
    Thank you for taking part in A Little Bit Crafty Challenge this month.
    Sue xx

  23. Adorable image and card! Thank you for playing along with us at Gruffies & Guests Challenge.

  24. This is an adorable image and a lovely card.

  25. Good morning Sandra, :)
    Beautiful card, I love that image.
    Thanks for visiting my blog.
    Hugs Teresa x

  26. so gorgeous Sandra.really pretty design and details and I love the sweet image :D

    xx coops xx

  27. Wow what a beautiful card,I love the colours you have used to and the layers are so nice. Thank you for entering the anything goes challenge over at Gruffies and Guests and good luck

    Angie DT xx

  28. Sandra I hope you are all better. Your card is adorable. Lol that could be me when I get hold of a box of chocolates.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  29. Awww Sandra this is so cute, what a fun image.. yum yum I love truffles too, my fave choc he he ) Wishing you a nice weekend xxx

  30. This is great!
    Hope your family is feeling better!

  31. Such an adorable card Sandra!

    The image is so sweet.

    Happy Crafting!!! :) X X

  32. Really sweet card, love the image & layout!
    Hugs Shell xx

  33. Your Card is adorable, Sandra! I love it!
    Thanks for joining us at Gruffies & Guests challenge

    Silvia DT xx

  34. Well now, this card is so adorable!! I love the sweet image and I love all the layers this card has.

  35. Hope you're feeling better. Lovely card - the bar is super sweet!


    Julie x

  36. What a gorgeous truffles card you have made here. It fits our challenge this month at Gruffies and Guests of “anything goes”. Thanks for taking part and good luck. Best wishes, Kym (Gruffies and Guests Challenge Design Team Member)

  37. What a lovely card with the use of this Gruffies Decoupage. If you love these HMD images, come check us out at HMFMC for more inspiration great prizeand s at; House-Mouse & Friends Monday ChallengeBlog.