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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 Four grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy and Mila 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

Sunday, 27 April 2014

l just love my candy!

Hello all hope your having a lovely day 
We have nice dry weather today hope you do too
Thank you for popping by 
These cards are made up of lot's of snippets apart from the images
Which of course are these gorgeous House Mouse Toppers 
Tucking into Candy Cane's (Christmas Feast)
Goes to show how keeping snippets can turn out to be so useful 
Hope you agree and here they are
Products used
White/Blue/Green card
Lotv Winter Wishes Backing Paper
Spellbinders Die/Woodware Corner Punch/Cherry Lynn Die
Red/Blue Gems/Sentiment Papercrafts
Challenges l'd like to enter into
Hazels Festive food/Drink.....chnc-challenge-174-festive-food-andor.
Sarns Rudolph day.....rudolph-day-april-2014-sticky-post.
Hazel's Aprils Extra.....chnc-challenge-extra-for-april-2014.
Thank you for your time 
Take care Sandra H xx


  1. Two lovely cards Sandra ..its always nice when you can use up bits left over...


  2. These are so sweet Sandra ! Love the die cut you have used ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  3. Two adorable cards dearie. Love these lovely mices.I have something for you on my blog that I'd like to award you with.Hugs Debbie x

  4. Sure are adorable cards Sandra...you have a lovely week now and thanks for your continual support of my blog....did you join in my candy...xxx

  5. Such cute Christmas cards, Sandra, who could resist those faces.


  6. Hi Sandra, Love the toppers on your gorgeous cards and yes I use a lot of what otherwise would be thrown away. Have a great Sunday! Ruby x

  7. Great snippets card. Sweet little image and love your pretty designs.

  8. Those are so cute!
    Love HM & Christmas cards!

  9. Great use of the toppers Sandra, love the leaf die cuts and the pretty layers.

    Warm hugs

  10. Perfect use of your snippets and your lovely House Mouse images too.

    Thanks for joining in with Rudolph Day.

    Sarn xxx

  11. Two gorgeous, sweet cards!
    Helen x

  12. Two fabulous cards Sandra, love the cute images and the holly die.

    Kath x

  13. Lovely cards , such cute a cute image.
    Jean x

  14. Those meeces are always good for a cute card. These are lovely and I can see you have done the insides too. something I 'm trying to do each time as well. hugs Mrs A.

  15. I love jumping into my bits an pieces box...always something fun in there! Love that die of the green sprig. And oh...that little kitty peeking in the corner is so cute!

  16. Wow two stunning Christmas cards, and ready for Christmas so early, im bowing at the screen, you've inspired me to have a go myself :)
    have a lovely week Sandra
    crafty hugs
    Bridget :) x

  17. Oh how adorable Sandra! Sweetest images and love the addition of the holly.

    Hugs, Di xx

  18. Hi sweetie these are gorgeous, love your creations, huggles Pops x x x

  19. Oh Sandra, these are simply adorable! What a precious image and I love both card designs. The sparkling holly berries are a delight! :o) Lovely work as always, my friend!

    Hugs and blessings,

  20. Two super cards Sandra. It's always worth while keeping those snippets isn't it? :) x

  21. Two gorgeous makes Sandra, I love making cards with snippets, so satisfying!
    Dawn xx

  22. Two beautiful cards Sandra, love the cute image. Hope you are enjoying some warm sunshine.

    Pat xx

  23. Thanks for entering your lovely cards for CHNC challenge 174 - you could also enter these into my CHNC challenge extra for April - I'd love to see them there too. x

  24. Those little critters are just the cutest. Love the holly branches you added.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  25. so stunning sandra.i love the sweet house mouse images and your designs are gorgeous ;D

    xx coops xx

  26. I love your cards Sandra such a great idea i am now looking at what i could make with my snippets . Your cards are so cute and the images are sweet. Julie x

  27. Thanks for entering your lovely cards for my CHNC challenge extra for April x

  28. 2 just delightful HM images, so beautifully colored. That glass is very lifelike. Loved the cut shapes on each image, and the pretty trims you've added to make each card unique. TFS & Hugs

  29. Gorgeous cards Sandra, great use of your snippets.......just goes to show us crafters are right to keep every scrap!
    hugs Jo x