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Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Dad's Card



Just a quick post to show you all the great card that Ollie and Woody made for Father's Day LOL!! I hope all of you wonderful peeps have been okay in this heat...oh my goodness it's been so energy sapping but at least the garden is looking lovely right now..so we have been sitting out when it's been a lot cooler on an evening and the 'boys' have been loving their paddling pool and iced treats. My youngest brother lives in East Sussex and it's been even hotter down there! Lots of huggles to you all ...........Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 10 June 2017

Sweet Stampin - Monochromatic


It's our weekly 'just for fun' challenge at Sweet Stampin and the theme is Monochrome...hmmm I found this one a bit hard lol Not sure the brain was in full swing after Stamp Magic at Doncaster and meeting up with my partner in crime Sue P !!!!  So I chose one of the new printed image sheet from LOTV and because you have to 'stamp' something on I stamped the sentiment:)))
Had a lovely day at Doncaster...Mrs P looked really well and so did her hubby Graham...we never shut up lol of course we left the two 'hubsters' to chat while we got on with the job in hand that was buying lots of crafty goodies...but apart from cardstock and of course LOTV which I adore hmmm and some pinflair oh and whimsy stamps that was about it. Watched the lovely Faye colouring ! she is so sweet and her work is stunning...told her to say 'hello' to Mrs A from us both :)))))) but it was so sad to say bye to our friends..but we will be meeting up soon!!! I hope all your beautiful peeps are keeping well...lots of huggles to you all xxxxxxxxxxxx Sue xxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 3 June 2017

'Boy's Will Be Boy's' with Crafty Calendar June Challenge



Hi everyone! well it's June and time for a new challenge over at Crafty Calendar  and our theme this month is 'Boy's Will Be Boy's' and we are sponsored by the fabuuulous Dr Digi House Of Stamps

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All our Design Team were given some fab digi's to work with so please pop over and take a peep! and of course there will be some great digi's for you to choose from as a prize!!!! I picked this golfer because of 'the hubster' even though he hasn't played in such a longggg time he still loves it:)))
Well the countdown is on for Doncaster Stamp Magic!!! where me and a certain friend will be meeting up...I seriously cannot wait!!! not sure if The Dome is ready though hahaha! because I know from experience we will both need our tena ladies. I love Sue P to pieces and of course her hubby Graham and poor Paul have to put up with us never stopping for breath!!! Take care everyone and I'll let you know how our day goes next time...lots of huggles Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 27 May 2017

Use Some Old Stash with Sweet Stampin


Hi all you fabulous peeps! it's time for our weekly 'just for fun' challenge at Sweet Stampin  and the theme is 'Use Some Old Stash' ...so I have used this cute little Penny Black stamp that I bought oodles and oodles ago when I first starting crafting. So pop over and join in and you never know what hidden gems you might find in your 'old stash'
Well phewwwwww hasn't it been scorching!!!!! the 'boy's have been out bright and early when it was cooler and only for a short walk ..no running involved at all and then back home. They have both been cooling down and splashing around in their paddling pool LOL and we bought them some cooling mats so they have loved them. The hubster has to put on the highest factor sun cream because one of his heart tablets make his skin turn blue if he doesn't but he has been relaxing because it's been too hot to do anything. I got in the car yesterday and oh boy did that air conditioning get shot on straight away!!! I went to the garden centre and bought some more plants....so I think that's it now  I can't wait till they all flower. Anyway we are expecting rain and storms later on we have had a weather warning of flash flooding but at the moment it's hot!!! so I'm going to chill and do some crocheting. Take care everyone and lots of huggles Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 13 May 2017

Shabby Chic With Sweet Stampin Challenge


Hello all you fabulous peeps! today is our weekly 'just for fun' challenge over at Sweet Stampin
and the theme is 'Shabby Chic' ...hmmm well I've never been too sure about what that is sooooo I've just kind of wingededed it! lol so pop over and join in and see what the rest of our teamies have done!
Well the weather has changed today it's cloudy and miserable and I wanted to get back into the garden ...I've pottered around in it all week doing bits here and there because the old spine won't let me go mad but it's been so lovely to see the birds in and out especially the chubby youngster's ..they have had a wail of a time in the birdbath this week lots coming to have a drink and a wash :))) The hubster was back to see his heart surgeon yesterday morning..so we have to go back next Friday to get the results of all the tests he had...but his new machine seems to be working absolutely great !!! Well I must get bit and bot out for a walk or they will sulk the rest of the day and it looks like rain, so maybe two damp dogs today ..where'sssss the towels!!! Take care everyone and lots of hugglesssss Sue xxxx



Saturday, 6 May 2017

Crafty Calendar Challenge For May - 'Flowers'

Hi all you fabulous peeps! thanks so much for all your lovely comments on my last post! It's time for our May challenge over at Crafty Calendar and the theme for this month is 'Flowers' and we have two fab sponsor's this month ...we have All Dressed Up and I'm using this wonderful digi stamp called Springtime ...isn't she really pretty! and they have kindly donated 2 digi images of your choice for a prize!!



And our other sponsor is Lemon Shortbread and this beautiful girl is Flowers and curls girl 



There is also 2 digi images of your choice for a prize..so come on everyone get yourselves over and join in the fun!!
Hmmm not much to tell really this week...at the moment I'm sat with a dye on my head lol needed to cover the grey bits up! The hubster is sat watching football so I had to record my programmes...don't they just own the remote girls!!! but I have a cunning partner in crime 'Ollie' when he's not looking I tell him to go over and pinch it...he gives it to me every time but won't part with it for his Dad:)))) I need to train Woody to do it as well then there's three against one...but at the moment he just runs off with it into the garden!!! Cut the grass this week and stuck my fairy back on her tree stump for the summer now we are having a lot more sun. Ornaments all given a nice wash and some little long legged gnomes that sit on my wall have had a new coat of paint....tomorrow I'm going plant shopping so I can do my hanging baskets and some tubs so I hope it stays nice. Well I'm off to watch the telly now the football has finally finished!!! take care everyone and lots of hugglessssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 29 April 2017

'Humour' with Sweet Stampin Challenge



Hi everyone it's time for our weekly challenge over at Sweet Stampin and the theme this week is 'Humour' and I just love this image LOL . The challenge is 'just for fun' now so come on and join us and take a look at what my teamies have made.
It's been a fairly quiet time here ..the weather has dipped in temperature some places up North had snow but thankfully we only had hailstones! but it was a tad cold when we took the 'boys' out. At least I've got my stoppin floppins on now and my abcess has totally cleared up thank goodness! it was really painful. I'm going to Doncaster on 4th June for the Stamp Magic craft show and I'm meeting up with my terrible twin Sue P!!! lol it's been such a long time since we've seen each other but we keep in touch all the time but I can't wait to see her!!! so watch out Doncaster! we're on the loose again. I hope all you wonderful peeps are well and if your in need of a hug hugeeeeeee huggles.....take care and lots of love and stuff! Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx