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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

Monday 31 May 2021

Snippets challenge 404

 Hello and good afternoon to you all
Gosh this weather is gorgeous 
l only hope it sticks around for some time
 It's really lifted my spirits 
And l hope your getting it too
Here is a card made for 

Made this card for one of my special friends 
She lost her 42 yrs old daughter suddenly 
Last Friday came as a shock to all the family & friends
How do you grieve the loss of a child/young adult
Not the easiest card l had to made 


Tuesday 25 May 2021

May Rudolph day challenge

 Good morning 
Thank you all for your well wishes 
My back is much better it really took it out of me
  l am still catching up with comments doing a little at a time
                   Here is my card for the 
                 Scrappy-mo's May Rudolph day challenge
Made earlier in the year while in lockdown
Simple make but l love using blue for Christmas
Thank you for your visit and any comments you leave are so much appreciated
Enjoy your day 
Sandra H

Monday 17 May 2021

Snippets playground challenge 403

 Hello all welcome to my blog
I thought my backache was improving
But today it seemed to have returned so l think 
A visit to the Dr's are on the cards
l made this card ages back in lockdown
It was for my grand daughter who's birthday has been and gone
Thank you for your visit
Have a great week
Sandra H

Tuesday 4 May 2021


Hello friends and welcome to my blog
l hope you had a lovely weekend and you have a great week planned ahead of you
l have been suffering with terrible lower back pain
So limited to commenting at the moment but my plan
Is to get round to you all as and when l can
Here is my card for the challenge below
l made this card for my friends husband they live in Australia
And his birthday was 23rd April he had a great birthday
He has green fingers so the image l though was just him
Items used
8x8 Scalloped card 
Designer backing papers
Kraft card 3d pads pre-coloured image & sentiment