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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 Five grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy, Mila & Rio 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 28 October 2018

Snippets and gems

Hello fellow bloggers
Did you remember to put your clocks back?
Once l forgot while l was still working
And to my discovery it only dawned on me
When l was in the office by myself 
l wasn't best pleased to say the least!
Here is a card  
If you remember on a previous challenge l'd
Wrote l'd done a few of these cards l did 3 in total
This is the 2nd and another b'day card for another
Family member l used 
Nitwits/Lotv Perfect Pair Dp's 
l stand corrected as l entered First Edition Dp's
And thankyou Kathleen you was right
Also backing card
Dress image Sentiments and Gems 
l'd like to enter into the following challenges
Thank you for popping by
l hope you have a lovely week ahead of you
And for those who need some Tlc 
l am sending you loads
Take care 
Sandra H xx

Thursday 25 October 2018

St Rudolph days challenge and more

Hello fellow blogger
Not too bad a day here dull but not as cold
And dry enough to cut the grass
Here is a card for St Rudolph days challenge
As most are aware the challenge starts on 25th of each month
And runs until the end of the month
Click Here where you can get more details regarding the challenge
And you never know you might just like to participate too!
l had been strolling through my passed posts and didn't see this card
l have several cards that l haven't posted but because they are so old
l need to check before using them 
The image is recycled from a card l rec'd
Added a rim of peel offs around the edges to give

Wednesday 3 October 2018

Pixies Challenge 336

Good Morning to you all
Weather cold windy and wet 
l can honesty say Autumn is well and truly
With us and we do get some lovely days in October
So hurry up and arrive
Quick post today from me with this adorable
Card l made for one of my 6 sisters
l made 3 using a similar image
So l will be showcasing them all at some point
Items used
Scalloped card
Pink card/Designer Paper First Edition (Snippets)
Image not sure where from 
Added a glass of champers, Gems and Sentiment
My plans for the day are staying in doors after l have 
Picked up my grand-daughter from nursery 
Hope you have a nice day too 
Take care sending lots of love
Sandra H