Alpha Challenge 12 – the letter U

It may be the 12th page for most of you but its my first page entered on this challenge. I have been looking from afar at some of the clever and creative entries each fortnight and finally decided to dip my toe in the water and take part. I didnt have a spare dictionary plus im not keen on altering books so have decided to use an art journal instead. For the letter U I…

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Friday’s Smiles – Week 21

Here it is once again, Friday and with it many good reasons to smile.  If you want to join in this great Friday smilefest then clicky this here LINK to go see Annie’s lovely blog and take part. Things that have made me smile this week are my guinea pig babies who are all doing well one week on and munching hay and food like their parents, arent they amazing animals. Here you can see…

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What’s on your workdesk? 209

Happy WOYWW 209 to everyone and especially our lovely host Julia. Well, wasn’t last week fun. Its my first time making and swapping ATC’s and at time of writing i have posted five and received three, with some more that are winging their way to me in the post, how exciting is that. Now for my desk this week and you will amazed to see that i’m embracing the mess for once. You can see…

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House of Bears June Challenge – Jane Eyre

I’ve finally decided to join in with this great just for fun book Challenge run by the wonderful blog that is The House of Bears This month the book is Jane Eyre and the bears have kindly given us a list of quotes to use. I immediately went for “Everything in life seems unreal” and created this page. I decided to go for the surreal option rather than the literal one although Jane Eyre is…

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Teddie & Harvey become proud parents

Sometime in the early hours of Friday 31st May my darling guinea pig Teddie gave birth to three gorgeous pups. They are peruvian, short haired crosses Harvey Teddie no name liquorice allsort mouse I cant believe how quickly they grow, even today they seem so much bigger, stronger and cheekier. Im still waiting for my other piggie, Cookie to give birth to her pups which should be anyday soon.

Friday’s Smiles – Week 20

It’s Friday Its early, and…. Its time for some Friday Smiles My smiles this week have been centred on my son who celebrated his 21st birthday birthday on Tuesday. I know i’m biased but i reckon he is the funniest, kindest, caring and sensitive son in the whole world. You can see the cake i made him in the previous post  but i’d like to offer you all a slice of it too ***********BREAKING NEWS***************…

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Whats on your workdesk Wednesday 208

Hooray its here, we made it to week 208  Happy 4th Birthday fellow WOYWWers I am so pleased to be part of this great blog hop / nosying around / desk snooping fun. But while so many of you have been doing this for four years i only joined at week 192 so i’m a mere baby. You are right Julia it is about friendship and i have met (sadly only virtually) some lovely people…

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Friday’s Smiles – week 19

Now first of all let me apologise for my entry to this happy weekly blog hop last week. It is meant to make people smile but mine apparently made everyone who viewed it scream and run for the hills as they didnt like my expression dolls.  Fear not people they will not return. To be honest some of them began giving me the willys after a while so i know where you’re coming from. Anyway…

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Whats on your workdesk Wednesday 207

A short post from me this week as there’s lots going on and im off to work very soon (BOO) Im looking forward to Week 208, i’ve never taken part before.  What am i on about? Why the weekly desk nosiness hosted by the kindly Julia at The Stamping Ground of course. My desk this week contains Happy Mail! *squeals loudly and frightens the animals* This parcel arrived all the way from Australia no less.…

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