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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 April 2021

April Rudolph days challenge

 Hello and a warm welcome to my post today
l have just come back from having my 2nd jab
All went really well in and out within seconds
Although the roads where gridlocked l had a 
Better journey back home
By now many of you l hope have had your 2nd
And that there wasn't any bad effects 
Here is my card for
Items used
Scalloped card/blue card
Designer papers
    Pre-coloured image
Snowdrops, pearls, 3D Stickly pads & Sentiment
Challenges i would like to enter into
Thank you for your visit
Enjoy your day
Sandra H

Monday 19 April 2021

Pixies Snippets Challenge 401

 Hello Fellow bloggers
Hope you enjoyed your weekend 
It's nice here today and has been for the pass few days
Like many of you l watched the funeral of the Duke so moving
Such a sad time for them all especially the queen he's been her rock
She has an amazing family around her so will be well looked after
Today l have this adorable card to share with you 
Made this for you granddaughter Poppy she was 5yrs old on 16th April
Items used 
White Scalloped card/Pink/yellow card stock
Backing paper is from a paper pad (?)
Die cut the balloons & Banners 
Added & stamped Sentiment
Thank you for your visit
Enjoy your day whatever your plans
Sandra H
Thank you for your comments they are so much appreciated

Tuesday 6 April 2021


Welcome and good morning to you all
Gosh the change in the weather it's just gone back to winter
l hope you had a lovely Easter nice that the sun was out for a few days
Even though some of those days was cold glad it didn't rain
And as for the snow .....well what a surprise!!
Here is my card for
Here is a card l made for my sons birthday
Which was on the 3rd April so no problem posting it
As he'd moved to a new house the images show's him re designing 
The property which we have all done and digging up the garden to build
A bar which has been one of the most builds during lockdown
Shows just what skills people can achieve without knowing they had them
Items used
White scalloped card/blue & snippets of Designer papers
Images pre-coloured Dies, Happy Birthday Stamp & 3D Sticky pads
Challenge l would like to enter into
Enjoy your day whatever your plans 
Thank you for your visit
Sandra H