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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

Friday 26 February 2021

Feb Rudolph Days Challenge

 Good Morning fellow bloggers
Welcome to my post 
l hope by now lots of us have had the Vaccine
Some have suffered badly hopefully they are okay now
Roll on 1st June just hope all goes well
Until then a lot rides on us getting
Some sort of normality back
This is my card for 
 Well l think we where all wondering why Mo hadn't posted
It yesterday as normal but having seen Mo's post
Computers/Internets can have a mind of their own and go
Wrong at the worse time 
So pleased though that all was sorted 
Don't forget to post or you will miss it
Items used
Scalloped edged card
White/Red/Designer card pre-coloured image
Stamped Sentiment, Snowflakes & Stars
Simple card made from scraps 
My challenge 
Thank you for your visit
Take care stay safe
Sandra H

Sunday 21 February 2021


Hello fellow blogger welcome to my post today
I hope you are keeping well and busy during this lockdown
Let’s hope as l hear figures are going down stay down and we
Can then get back to some sort of normality which we know it’s
Not going to be easy only with common sense will get us back on track 
And Monday we will have some news from Boris 
So to lighten the load here is a card made for my granddaughter’s 11th b’day
During this lockdown l have managed to make all the b'day cards for 2021
Items used
8"x8" Scalloped card/White/Blue & Peach 
Designer card/Die's, Gem's, Sentiment & Pre-coloured image
Challenge l would like to enter into
Thank you for your visit
Enjoy your day and the coming week whatever your plans
Sandra H

Sunday 7 February 2021

pixies-snippets-playground-challenge card

 Hello and welcome my fellow blogger
Because of the restrictions of not going far
Having made over 30 Christmas cards now
 l thought l would start my Birthday cards
For 2021 and so far l have made 28 for the year
And here is my 2nd card l hope you like it
Not sure if my friend likes pink l am sure she wouldn't of minded what colour
Item's used
l decided to go bigger for birthday card so l used
8"x8" Scalloped card/White card stock
lily of the valley paper pad which was a Christmas present
Birthday stamp, pearls, 3d sticky pads, gems & butterflies
My challenge for this card will be
Thankyou for your visit
Please stay safe and take care
Lots of love
Sandra H
Today l get my Vaccine l hope many of you have had yours