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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 25 October 2021

Rudolph days October challenge/Christmas sentiment challenge

 Good morning to you all l an feeling the change in the weather
Well it seems we are not out of the woods with Covid-19
l heard that numbers are going up again 
And Australia has come out of its longest lockdown
l just hope they stay safe as l hope we all do
Reluctant to go into another lockdown what do you think?
l have a card for you l am using this card for 2 challenges
This was a quick card to make l just love the background
Items used
Designer card from Christmas Post/red & white card stock
Added pre-coloured image
Spellbinders dies, Memento ink pad Christmas tree 
Stamped Christmas sentiment & gems
 Christmas is so nearing have you done any shopping?
Thank you for your visit 
Take care stay safe
Sandra H

Sunday 17 October 2021

Pixies Ruby Memory challenge 414

Hello and welcome to my post
It's a wet and cold day today l think
The weather really has changed bit misty too
Here is a card made for Ruby's memory challenge 414
l always like to participate and you can too
Just click on the link below 
Items used
Scalloped card/beige/black card stock
Banner die, Image clip art & Stamped Sentiment 
Thank you for your visit
Hope you have a good week ahead whatever your plans
Take care stay safe
Sandra H

Monday 4 October 2021

Pixies snippets 413 challenge

Hello and welcome to my post
l hope you are well and for those
Who need some TLC l am sending loads
Well not many like to hear the C Word
But it's not too far off now that
We are in October 
 l hadn't up until yesterday 
Started Christmas shopping yes Christmas shopping
Some people would think it a naughty word
But there's no getting away from it 
l managed to order 3 of the 4 Grandchildren's presents
Amazon is an amazing place 
l hope to finish it early as l am one of those 
People that are last minute hopefully not this year
Onto my post here is a card l made with snippets
And that means my challenge is one a do regularly 
Snippets challenge 413 
This is my card made from snippets of Christmas papers
Added some gems a stamped sentiment
And panelled each Christmas backing papers
With Peel offs 

It would be nice if you was to enter
Just click on the link and this will take you to the challenge 
Thank you for your visit
Enjoy your week whatever your plans
Take care
Sandra H