Thursday, 25 May 2017


Good Morning!

There's a Challenge over at QKR Stampede and just because I stood down as a DT?  Doesn't mean I still don't check to see what my lovely teamies are doing each week. So I thought I'd call today with a card.

This little sweetie lives at the store  and he's called Relaxing Digi Stamp
Cut out on the Cameo.. Papers/Embellishment from stash..
I've used a Memory Box die for the trees..
Memory Box Pasture Grass die.   LOTV stamp sentiments.

Challenges entering..

QKR ~ Anything Goes twist Things with Wiings
The Crafty Addicts ~ Anything Goes/Add a Sentiment
Crafty Sentiments ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling...

Wednesday, 24 May 2017


Good Morning! I've been trying to upload this card since Sunday! Such lovely weather that I've manged to do some gardening and bowling!

Stamped these sweet little meeces from the Weight Lifting set.
Coloured with Copics.. Paper with the flowers on a Magazine Freebie! I've embossed a Impression Obsession  Cover.a.Card stamp with VersaMark  covered with WoW Sparkling Snow Embossing Powder, a light touch of Tumbled Glass and Spun Sugar Distress Inks it really doessparkle!(hence the bad photo). Memory Box bubble die. A felt flower that was bought for me as a prezzie.

Challenges entering...

House Mouse & Friends ~ Embossing
Crafty Catz ~ Anything goes with a twist of more than two layers
Deep Ocean ~ Our furry/Feathered Friends
Lemon Shortbread ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling.. Eeeeek!

Saturday, 20 May 2017


Good Afternoon! 
We've lots of rain here today and boy does the garden need it.
Hubby happy watching football on the television. Me? happy to be making cards..
I've bought some of the Foamiran  and are going to attempt to make flowers later. So watch this space lol will have to see how it goes.

 There's a Bugaboo Bingo Challenge this week and as soon as I saw it this card popped into my head..
I've used two Bugaboo Stamps....This little happy chappie is called  Charlie Bones and he's sat on
Theodore - Birthday Sign I mean when the bear, balloon and ladybird saw Charlie? They ran for it lol. So  I merged the two together..  Coloured with Copics. Washi tape from stash.. Sentiment Computer generated.

Challenges entering..
Catch The Bug ~ May Bingo Washi Tape. 2 images merged. Sentiment.
Allsorts ~ Happy Birthday
Brown Sugar ~ Washi Tape
Aud Sentiments ~ Anything Goes + A Sentiment

Thank you so much for calling...

Saturday, 13 May 2017


Good Afternoon!
Been doing a bit of gardening today. There's forecast of rain and I'd pulled some dandelions out of the lawns.  So been patching up and popping grass seeds down. Looks as though we have mole hills now when you look out the window!

Now this little sweetie lives at Bugaboo Stamps and it's called Mouse Balloons
Coloured with Copics... I've used a spellbinder die to 'cut' out one of the balloons to turn it into a shaker card...Papers from stash...Fence Magnolia die and the felt clouds Memory Box die.
 Okay the clouds seem a bit dark now I've taken the photo? but, they do match the mouse lol.

Challenges entering..

Catch the Bug ~ Shake, Rattle & Roll
~Jo's Scrap Shack ~ Anything Goes twist use Bugaboo & Sunny Studio Stamps
Polkadoodles ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling..

Wednesday, 10 May 2017


I'm here again, two days running. 
Seem to be getting up earlier with the weather being  so nice. 
So I've had a bit more time.

Another sweet image that lives at Bugaboo Stamps. This ones called Edward Elephants  Presents
Coloured with Copics. I've put Rachel's name in a ballon and her age in another..
Papers  are from stash.  Balloon punch  Woodware.

Challenges entering..
Catch the Bug ~ Anything Goes
Crafty Creations ~ Anything Goes
Deep Ocean ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling....

Tuesday, 9 May 2017


Good Afternoon!
Went a tad earlier to my friends today, hence full of cake and having a sit down lol.

Here she is..Amanda Twinkle Toes! the very first little meece I ever bought..
Thought I'd stamp her 5 times today! I mean a little girl meece can't dance on her own.Well I suppose she could. but, this is so much more fun..
Coloured with Copics ..Embellishments from stash.
I've  used a Fiskars punch border and a spellbinders die.

Challenges entering...
House-Mouse & Friends ~ Summer time/Anything Goes
The Cutie Pie ~ Ribbon & Rubber
Allsorts ~ Music
Crafty Catz ~ Anything Goes/twist use five of something {Meeces}

Thank you so much for calling...


Wednesday, 3 May 2017


Good Morning! It's the first Wednesday of May! That means another Challenge over at
ABC Christmas Challenge
Yikes! It only seems a minute since it was January!.
Here's my DT card.

This months Challenge J ~ Jingle Bells & K ~ Keep it Simple      Easy peasy right? So why not come and join us? Saves that rush later in the year!
                                                    I chose K ~ Keep it Simple

There's a prize from Samantha..


Prize ~ £10.00 Voucher

I got to choose this little sweetie and he lives at DigiStamp Boutique  and is called
Monster Christmas the sentiment came with the little chappie too.. Coloured with Copics. Lots of glitter on his hat and Glossy Accent for the eyes. Papers from a pad called Crelando  DIL bought it me last Christmas from Lidl.  It's one of those pad that I love all the papers {now that's a change in it's self} usually find some I don't like on pads and they seem to get left which is a shame. Dies are Memory Box & Lawn Fawn.

Challenges entering...

Christmas Card ~ Anything Goes Christmas
Fab 'n' Funky ~ Christmas
Winter Wonderland ~ Add some Sparkle and/or Bling
Crafting By Design ~ Have yourself a Merry little Christmas??
Christmas at Sweet Stampin'  ~ Anything Christmas

Thank you so much for calling..

Monday, 1 May 2017


Good Evening!
 Jobs all done and a little time to play. Car needs to go to the garage tomorrow morning and we will have 1.1/2 hours to fill in? Seeing as it's a stones throw from Morrison's we will once again be calling in for Breakfast.  It's not a bad price either.

Now this little sweetie lives at Bugaboo Stamps
 and it's called  Cute Troll Digi stamp        Now  I couldn't resist this chap, reminds me on years gone by...Coloured with Copics and Glossy Accents on the tooth. Papers/Buttons from stash.

Challenges entering...

Catch the Bug ~  Recipe Challenge
Crafty Friends ~ Anything Goes
My Time to Craft ~ Sequins/Buttons
Fussy & Fancy ~ Anything Goes
Simply Papercraft ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling.....

Saturday, 29 April 2017


Good Afternoon!
Yikes it's been over two weeks since I was last on here..Been away and we only got back a couple of days ago..Won't say I'm getting old? but, I've had to think how things on the computer work again lol.

These little meeces live on the Triple CD collection...Coloured with Copics.
Papers/Embellishments from stash..I've used a star button die from Poppystamps in the 'tag' edge with distress ink Dried Marmalade.  X Cross butterfly stamp too.

Challenges entering...

House Mouse & Friends ~ Stop and Smell the Flowers.
Colour Crazy Craft ~ Anything Goes
Kitty Bee Designs ~ In the Garden

Thank you so much for calling....

Monday, 10 April 2017


Good Evening!   Well I think we had our Summer over the  weekend...Fitflops and cropped slacks. Today!!!  back to jumper and shoes. Should have know, because the bowling season starts tomorrow, cold and rain are the norm.

This little meece stamp is called 'Cling Pea Pod Nap' So darn cute sitting there with a full tummy and looking so content..
 Coloured with Copics. Used a stamp sentiment with Ink it Up. Papers/Embellishments from stash.

Challenges entering

House Mouse & Friends ~ Food and or Drink
Crafting from the heart ~ Anything Goes
heARTful stamping ~ Anything Goes + A Stamp
Stamping Sensations ~ Anything Goes
A Gem of a Challenge ~ Furry Friends
Sweet Stampers ~ Animals

Thank you so much for calling..

Friday, 7 April 2017


Good Morning!
Last minute card from me, tried to upload this during the week lol.
but, time seems to past quick.

This little sweetie lives at Bugaboo Stamps  and he's called Clyde Spring
Coloured with Copics..Penciled 'grass'. Teeny bit of sparkle on the butterfly wings..
Button from stash...

Challenges entering..
Catch the Bug ~ April Anything Goes 
Crafting By Design ~ Anything Goes
Fab 'N' Funky ~ Buttons and/or Bows
The Paper Shelter ~ Make it Digital
The Crafty Addicts ~ Anything Goes/Add a Sentiment

Thank you so much for calling..

Wednesday, 5 April 2017


Good Morning!  It's the first Wednesday of April! Come and join us!! At
 ABC Christmas Challenge  it will mean one more card for Christmas!! Here is my DT card this month  I chose I ~  Informal.

Themes this month is

H  ~ Home
            I  ~ Informal        

Sponsors are 
with a Gift Voucher for £10.00

Thank you so much Dulcie and Matthew, owners of Wild Rose Studio.

This week I've used a stamp from Stampingbella.
Coloured with Copics..Lots of Gold Spica pen 'Twinkling like stars!' for the bells and under their feet. Papers/Embellishments from stash.   The sentiment comes from a Inkylicious set.

Challenges entering....

The Holly and Ivy Christmas ~ Anything Goes Christmas
Crimbo Crackers  Snowflakes {Paper}
Color Inspiration Monday ~ Anything Goes with a hand coloured image
The Paper Nest Dolls ~ Anything Goes
Addicted-to-stamps ~ Stamped image and stamped sentiment
Crafting from the Heart ~ Anything Goes
Just Add Ink ~ Just add Critters
heARTful stamping ~ Anything Goes + a stamp
Christmas at Sweet Stampin ~ Anything Christmas Goes {2nd entry}

Thank you so much for calling...

Friday, 31 March 2017


Sad Morning 😔!
 Today sees my last day as a DT over at  QKR Stampede

I've decided to step down.  Hubby has a wish list of things he needs to do, and because it's a weekly
Challenge/Anything Goes... I  know I can't manage everything at the moment and my priorities are home ..To say I've had a 'blast' in an understatement!!! A really great set of girls,  such fun images too.
Karal you've been  one amazing 'boss'. ....Will miss you all  xx

 So my last DT card for this week Challenge is  Up, Up and Away/Anything Goes
Yikes! Now this made me laugh!!!! What a pun!

I choose digi8201 Floating Away.  Just thought this would be perfect for a shaker card! So I 'took' the balloon out with a Spellbinder die and made a shaker one instead..Coloured with Copics..  Distress Ink Broken China for the sky.....Sentiment computer generated....The little beads? Must admit there was a slight mark on the paper! So I had to put a few on so it looked okay lol.

Challenges entering...

Crafty Creations ~ Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination ~ Anything Goes
Digi Choosday ~ Anything Goes
Creative Knockouts ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling..
See you all around blogland

Tuesday, 28 March 2017


Good Afternoon!
Tuesdays do come round so fast..Today's was cake and coffee day with a friend. Went a tad bit early because I had a dentist appointment. {had to take my tooth brush with me lol. }That done and everything's okay for another 6 months.

These little meeeces come from the 'It's just gardening'  stamp set and the extra stamp hiding baby is from a Hobby art set..The babies just waking up, hope he remembers he's babysitting!!
Coloured with Copics...Memory Box tree and grass. Lawn Fawn sun die.  Sky Distress Ink  Dusty Concord.   I've used Crealies flower dies for the 'apple blossom' placed a  tiny button in each one..

House-Mouse & Friends ~ Spring
Crafty Catz  ~ Anything Goes with a twist of use Buttons
Sweet Stampers ~ Easter/Spring
613 Avenue Create ~ Anything Goes twist the Rubber Room no digi's
Come and Get It ~ Spring Time
Stampng Sensations ~ Close to Nature
Fairy tale ~ Animals
Creates and makes ~ Anything Goes optional Springtime
Do-Al(1)Creatives  ~ Spring

Thank you so much for calling


Monday, 27 March 2017


Good Afternoon!
Another lovely day today..Think I might just have to water the pansies I planted on Saturday!!
Looking a bit dry {shhh}. Not complaining lol. 

Now this motley crew  live at Bugaboo Stamps and their called bday monsters can't direct you to them today, because there's alterations being done to the shop!
Coloured with Copics..I've 'popped' the sentiment in one of the balloons. 
There's lots of Glossy Accents on eyes ..  Cake cream 'topping' is Crystal Stickles..Yummy!!{for Monsters} The colours are taken from this cutie below..Believe me when I say this. "Compared to my Grandsons snake that comes at holiday time?? " This is cute lol.

Challenges entering..

Catch the Bug ~ March Colour Challenge
Polkadoodles Crafting ~ Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends ~ Anything Goes
Simply Papercraft ~ Anything Goes
Colour Crazy Craft ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling..

Saturday, 25 March 2017


Good Morning!
We've got another lovely day here, sun is shining....So this afternoon will be spent in the garden.
I bought some pansies yesterday, so will be planting them for starters.

Over at the DP2 Challenge last month I was lucky enough to win a voucher and pick an image of my own choice! No! This isn't it lol..ended up getting another couple at the same time..
So this sweetie called Airborne  Coloured with Copics..A shaker card  were the other balloon should be...Distress Ink  'Broken China' sky.  Craft Expression die for the 'Balloon'.
Clouds are Lawn Fawn. 

Challenges entering..

DP2 ~ Anything Goes with a Mo image
Brown Sugar ~ Anything Goes
Craft for the Craic ~ Green and Glittery
Daring Cardmakers ~ Up in the Air

Thank you so much for calling..

Friday, 24 March 2017


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede

This week #236 Challenge is....Spring is in the Air /Anything Goes
This week I chose dig7607 New Family Digi-Stamp

Coloured with Copics..I've used paper bits from stash {yes! they do come in} Kept these sweeites  penned in with a fence die from Magnolia.  Mesh the Memory Box die that does appear to have been a good buy.

Challenges entering...

Creative Knockouts ~ Spring is on its way
Cute Card Thursday ~ Spring Fever
Little Miss Muffet ~ Anything Goes
Creative Moments ~ Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling....

Sunday, 19 March 2017


Good Afternoon!
Well I'm saying that, but, it really is miserable weather it's pouring down and it has been all day.
I've managed to do some jobs and now I've time to play.

Now this little sweetie is a stamp by High Hopes called Monkey Mates.
Coloured with Copics...Papers/Ribbon from stash..I've used Lawn Fawn dies for the felt clouds.
Flowers EK Success punches and the foliage is from Crealies. Sentiment Computer generated covered with Distress Ink Spun Sugar....Spellbinder die.  Craft Expression die used too.

Challenges entering..

Crafty Catz ~ Anything Goes twist Touch of Pink
Brown Sugar ~ Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday ~ Celebrations! 
Colour Crazy Craft ~  Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling...

Saturday, 18 March 2017


Good Afternoon!
Hubbies gone to footie so I've had time to play.

 This little cutie lives at Bugaboo Stamps and he's called  Happy Birthday Chickie
Double these cuties up because the're both off to the same party!!
Coloured with Copics.. Now I'm gonna blag my way out of this...The paper is 'Striped' making it look like 'Chevrons' that's how I see it? The Challenges I'm entering explain way lol.. Just looking at the small light on the candle too? Hope it doesn't pop the balloons!!

Challenges entering...

Catch the Bug ~ March Bingo Challenge ~ Gems, 2 images merged and striped paper.
Alphabet ~  A ~ Anything with Wings
Kitty Bee Designs ~ Living things with Wings
~Jo's Scrap Shack ~ Anything Goes

The AA man came and got our car started....thank goodness!
Thank you so much for calling...

Friday, 17 March 2017


Good Morning!   Today sees the start of another Challenge over at
Here is my DT card

                     #235 Challenge Congratulations/Anything Goes

 So  this card is for Jean! Jean only went and got a' hole in one'. I mean how cool is that? So Big Congratulations are needed.    Coloured with Copics..Spellbinder/Memory Box dies used..The little flag was just bits of loose paper hanging around on my desk

Challenges entering....

Crafty Creations ~ Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination ~ Anything Goes
Through The Purple Haze ~ Anything Goes
Artistic Inspirations ~ Anything Goes
Allsorts ~ Ladies and Girls

Thank you so much for calling..........

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Ho! Ho! Ho!

Good Afternoon!
I've time to play today...We are sat waiting for the AA to come out too hubbies car?
All packed and ready to go the day and it wouldn't start..
So we've a change of plan.

 Now this sweetie lives at Dr Digi's
Coloured with Copics..I've managed to put the address in the 'tag' at least these little guys know where to deliver! Distressed paper edge..Marianne and  Crealies  dies used..The little crimping machine from The Range as been used again too. Cuttlebug Embossing folder used. Sentiment Computer Generated..

Challenges entering..

Crimbo Crackers ~ Die Cuts
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' ~ March Anything Goes
The Holly and Ivy Christmas ~ Anything Goes
A Snowflakes Promise ~ Anything Goes
Seasons Greetings ~ Anything Goes
C.R.A.F.T. ~ Christmas

Thank you so much for calling..

Tuesday, 14 March 2017


Good Morning!
Yes! Today's Tuesday and I'm off to see a friend. Not seen her for 3 weeks!  She's been on  holiday to South Africa. A few photos on Facebook so lots to talk about.

This little sweetie lives at LOTV digital image. 
Coloured with Copics...I've used papers from stash..The little Clouds ~ Lawn Fawn. Flowers ~ Crealies and Foliage ~ Marianne dies. Now is you think my sentiment is a bit topsy turvy?? That's because I've found out the hard way that Glossy Accents does dry really faaaast!! Hence I wasn't quick enough lol .  But, if anyone does happen to mention it? I can always say it was planned!! 

Challenges entering..

Creative Inspirations ~ Lily of the Valley!
Fussy And Fancy Friday ~ Anything Goes

Thank you so much for calling.....