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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 25 August 2019

August rudolph day challenge

Hello to you all
l hope your enjoying this lovely weather 
Hopefully another lovely day tomorrow
Then it's back to the dreaded rain
This pattern seems to have followed all through
Our summer or lack of it
Maybe a lovely Autumn is on the cards
And on a brighter note 
Once again it's that time of the month
For another Rudolph-days-challenge
And here is my card 
Another added to my Christmas list
Items used
White Scalloped card/Blue card stock
Stamperia Blue Land Scrapbooking Dp's
Added Image from Pinterest
Scalloped die Rudolph's and Sentiment
l would like to enter this card into the Challenge below
l hope you have a wonderful week 
Whatever your plans
Thank you for your visit
Sandra H

Tuesday 20 August 2019


Hello Fellow bloggers
Nicer day today in my neck of the woods
Hopefully you are getting nice weather too!
Here's a card made for my Sister-in-law's b'day
Simple card made with lots of snippets
The Rose image is just so gorgeous
Papers are snippets 
Die used to cut the flower
Added some card candy and sentiment
l'd like to enter into Di's snippets challenge 359
Thank you for your visit
And again for any comments you leave
They are always appreciated 
Enjoy your day
Sandra H

Friday 9 August 2019

Beccy's freebie image

Hello all
Just look at the image on this card
It's just so cute and you could download it for free
This is of course an image from Beccys August challenge 
And here is a card l created using this adorable image
So cute any young child would love it
Items used
White Scalloped card stock
Pink card Grey/backing paper/Silver peel off 
Bow made from snippets from the pink card
Added some gems 3d sticky pads to mount the image
Thank you for your time
Hope you have an enjoyable day
Enjoy your weekend whatever your plans
Sandra H

Sunday 4 August 2019


Hello fellow friends
Hopefully it's going to be a dry day today
After all of the rain l feel so sorry for the people
Who where effected just hope they don't
Get anymore bad weather enough is enough
Hard to believe with the sunny days and then 
So much rain what is happening?!!!
On a lighter note
Here is a card l put together for 
A very good friend
I have used this image for quite a few cards recently
And the image was free from Beccy's place 
Check it out here
Items used 
Scalloped card/Lemon/white card
Lotv Nitwit collections Designer Papers
Image Free from Beccy's place where l recently won
Their July Challenge using this adorable image
Also used die's, Gems and 3d Sticky pads
l am going to enter into
Die's Snippet challenge
You could also check out this challenge
Just click on the link below 
It's always a pleasure to join in
Thank you for your visit 
Hope you enjoy your day 
Sandra H