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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

Tuesday 25 August 2020

August Rudolphs day challenge & Snippets challenge 385

Hello to you and welcome to my post today
I know we complain about the weather but
A little more sunshine wouldn't go a miss
l really hope this isn't the end of our summer
l love Autumn and winter but don't want it too
Arrive too soon as l feel it makes Spring a long 
Time getting here and winter can be gloomy at times
Now down to my challenges l made this card for 
Along with a new 
This is my card
l love doing cards in this colour it gives that crisp feeling
And a warm welcome to snow as and when we are lucky
To get it l like how the snow magnifies everything
Makes it nice and bright
Items uses
Scalloped card/blue/ First reserved Dp'papers
Added gems, sentiment, 3d sticky pad and image pre-coloured
My challenges are
Rudolph's day challenge
l hope whatever your plans for the coming week
You enjoy what your doing 
Take care
Stay safe
Sandra H

Monday 10 August 2020


Good morning all
l hope you enjoyed the sunny weather 
And it wasn't too hot for you
Living in the north we didn't get the weather as hot
As people living in the south but it was just nice enough
Today is overcast but still warm it was a warm night
How do you keep yourselves cool?
l have a card l made for my Sister-in-law
And l am going to enter it into the challenge below
Made with lots of snippets 
White scalloped card/red card/Designer paper
Added some red gems to create cherries
Die cut the Happy Birthday
Thank you for your visit 
Enjoy your day stay safe 
Sandra H