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Saturday, 15 April 2017

Paper Piecing with Sweet Stampin Challenge


Hi everyone it's time for our weekly 'just for fun' challenge at Sweet Stampin I decided to paper piece this cute LOTV digi and he's one of the Odd Dog images isn't he so cute LOL ...you will never have guessed I like LOTV stuff huh????? so come over and join us it's just for fun and see what my teamies have created!
Well it's been a funny old week...some not so good weather and some sunny spells here up north! so I have finished all the tidying up in the garden and ready to do some planting this weekend...and then I discovered a lump under my arm which was very painful..off to get it checked out...bloomin abcess!!! well roll over and let me go into labour again! it's been so painful and restricting ..couldn't wear any stop em floppins because they were catching it ..it was huge...so last night it went and ohhhhh brother thought it was never going to stop!!! for those of you with a sickly disposition I apologise profusely. So now waiting for antibiotics to finish their job and hopefully it won't return. I hope you all have a wonderful Easter weekend with lots of goodies...take care and lots of hugglessssssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxx

Sunday, 9 April 2017

Sunny Sunday!


Hi everyone! Well it's been a really lovely day here the sun has been glorious! Had a nice walk out with 'the boys' down the beach and of course the little monster Woody had to go for a dip in the sea..he can smell water miles away LOL Ollie takes things at a slower pace now he just walks around sniffing everywhere and lets Woody run for the ball because he can't be bothered. The seafront was totally packed everyone was out enjoying the sun but I think according to the weather forecast tomorrow is a bit colder ...so hope it's wrong! I made this card at my crafty club it's one of the LOTV printed images ..I really love these they are so quick and easy to use to make up a card. I have to say thanks to my lovely friend Soupie (as Darnell calls her) for sending me an LOTV rubber stamp that she had bought two of! We are meeting up again at Doncaster I'm so excited (not sure Doncaster is though Lol) Thanks for all your lovely comments on my last post and also to my new follower :))) Take care you wonderful peeps and lots of hugglesssssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Sunday, 2 April 2017

'Travel' with Sweet Stampin Challenge


Hi all you wonderful peeps I'm back with our weekly challenge from Sweet Stampin which is just for fun and our theme is 'Travel'. I've used this fabulous digi from Dr. Digi's House of Stamps from their Dunderton range and they always make me smile:))) I should have posted this yesterday but I put the wrong day on the schedule....must find that hours sleep they took off me!! Well don't forget to join in ...take care lots of hugglesssssssssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxx


Saturday, 1 April 2017

April Challenge at Crafty Calendar Challenge

Hi everyone hope you wonderful peeps are all okay I think I'm still searching for that missing hour because I really don't know if I'm on my head or my hands lately!!! It's time for our monthly challenge over at Crafty Calendar and the theme this month is 'April Showers/Spring' and we have two fabulous sponsors so two prizes! Miss Daisy Stamps who are offering 3 digi images one from each artist :))


Jennifer Nilsson Art  ♥︎  Mari Digis  ♥︎  Miss Daisy’s Collection ♥︎  We Are 3  

Join us at Miss Daisy Stamps Create & Share Facebook Group to meet the artists, 
share fun & inspiration, receive freebies and special deals. See you there





Our second sponsor is- Sheepski Designs
Owner and Artist Andrea Morris



This cute bunny is Humphrey and the prize is 3 Digital Images from the store

So come on and join us! would love to see you there.

Well we had two birthdays in March ....Woody was 2 years old on 10th and Ollie was 9 on 30th, only seems like yesterday when we went and picked up this gorgeous bundle of chocolate brown fluff 


and of course can't leave this one out can I lol! I'm sure he has the legs of a greyhound because he sure runs like one! He never stops when I take him out ..I get worn out watching him !!!


Well the weather has been really nice for the last few days so I'm hoping it stays that way...been pottering in the garden with my two 'helpers' one who keeps running off with my gardening gloves and the other whose nose keeps appearing in my face ! when I'm on my hands and knees lol . The old back is feeling it now though sheesh I hate this getting old malarky! I hope you and yours are all okay and if I find this lost hour I'll let you all know where it is!!! lots of hugglesssssssssssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 18 March 2017

Mother's Day/Special Lady with Sweet Stampin Challenge


Hi everyone it's time for our 'Just For Fun' challenge over at Sweet Stampin Challenge and the theme this week is 'Mother's Day/Special Lady'. I have used one of the fabulous LOTV digi's coloured with promarkers and I'm so pleased they have brought these out and the printed images!
I went to the craft fair at Harrogate last Friday with a couple of crafty friends and had a really good time it was only the second time I had been out since I was ill so I made the most of it LOL...I really didn't want much (nose growing a little lol) I bought some essentials like glue and cardstock but on the way out I just happen to stumble across the Gemini machine on special offer with lots of extra's soooooo I thought why not! I've been poorly and was in need of a boost hahahaha! and I must say it cuts really well and really helps with my old limbs:))))
Well I hope all you wonderful peeps are well and don't forget to pop over and join in our challenge! Take care and lots of hugglessssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxx


Saturday, 4 March 2017

'Mother's Day/Special Female - Crafty Calendar Monthly Challenge


Just a really quick post today to tell you all about our March challenge over at Crafty Calendar Challenge and the theme this month is 'Mother's Day/Special Female....we are sponsored by the fabulous Wild Orchid Crafts. The winner and Top 3 of our previous challenge are on the post below on the blog. I haven't been well for a few weeks and it all came to a head on Sunday when I was taken to the acute pain clinic of our local hospital...I've had a really nasty kidney infection and water infection...so I'm still feeling really blehhhhhhh and I have to thank Helen on our design team who has taken over the reins and done the challenge blogs this month.

Take care and lots of huggles Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 18 February 2017

'Flowers' with Sweet Stampin


Hi all you wonderful bloggy peeps! Today is our 'just for fun' challenge over at Sweet Stampin Challenge and the theme this week is Flowers. I must admit I was a bit behind in doing my card for the challenge as I have had a really nasty stomach virus for the past few days and it sapped all my energy...so I just kind of quickly stamped the image coloured it and put the card together lol . So come and join in the crafty fun and pop over and see what my teamies have made:)) Not sure what I will be doing today ...I know walking the dogs is definitely on the cards and I think I will have to catch up with some housework ...hmmmm not sure about that lol xxx  take care and lots of huggles Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx