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Always Higher

Always Higher

That was the aim of my older two, many years ago when they discovered that they could climb right to the top of the climbing frame, and they didn't even need their parent's help! Truthfully, it was so hot that year that their Dad and I were only too glad...

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Scraplift C&S: You are so special

Scraplift C&S: You are so special

I came across this page when surfing the 'net: Here's my version of it: I am so in love with the latest batch of papers I bought. It's been a while since I used Crate Paper material, and their collection 'brook' has gorgeous patterns and colours, perfect...

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Scraplift: What goes up must come down

Scraplift: What goes up must come down

A scraplift of Ninie's page, Challenge 13 May, Scrap etc: I made a double page to suit the title & photos, adjusting the sketch to suit my layout. I used the same papers, stamps and embellishments on both pages. Patterned papers from My Mind's Eye 'Colourful...

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Girly card

Girly card

Not much opportunity to use girly papers and colours with my gang, but when my colleagues asked me to make a card for one of the guys who has just welcomed his new daughter to the family, how could I resist using Crate Paper's new 'Paper doll' range?...

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Cute card

Cute card

Well, I think it is anyhow, I love this 'Drucilla' stamp from Kraftin' Kimmie, she's so prettily dressed yet with that mischievous glint in her eye and doing something really not very pretty at all, reminds me of my kids as toddlers when they were about...

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Chain-Scraplift

Chain-Scraplift

I joined in the April 'Scraplift à la chaine' on Scrap etc, and this is the layout I made for it: I'm not too sure about the restult, though, I find it a little dull. It does, however, immortalise my son's desire to establish his identity by growing his...

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Mini Album: Les Vélos-drôles

Mini Album: Les Vélos-drôles

I was up bright and early today, but my gang was snoring away happily, exhausted after our day at the funpark 'Les Naudières' yesterday. When I logged on to one of my favourite sites, Scrap etc , I saw that Mamaïw had put up a tutorial for a mini album...

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Speed Scrapping: Childhood Pleasures

Speed Scrapping: Childhood Pleasures

Cat123 ran a 'Speed Scrapping' challenge onLe Scrap Clean and Simple: To scrap a layout based on her sketch starting at 9pm, with the completed pages to be sent to her by midnight. Three hours, said I to myself, that should be do-able ... I was not counting...

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Scrap ... Cooking !!!

Scrap ... Cooking !!!

Well, it's not really scrap-cooking but it was fun, and colourful, and messy, and delicious ... My daughter and youngest son hassled me into bringing them to the local book shop this morning, and while we were there they spotted this gorgeous creation:...

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