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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