Monthly Archives: November 2006

big girl shoes …

[Credits: Brown paper from Pomegranate Street by Shabby Miss Jenn Designs. Fonts: Trajan Pro, Arial, Century Gothic.]

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playtime …

[Credits: ‘Playtime’ from I Play by Tracy Ann. Drop Shadow Action by Katie Pertiet. Font: WeezerFont.]

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Cirque du Soleil’s – Varekai …

Great excitement on Sunday afternoon … we have had tickets for nearly a year now to see Cirque du Soleil’s latest production, Varekai. I was totally enthralled by the show … spectacular costumes, superb actions, beautiful music, a bit of drama, some light comedic relief in the form of some slapstick sketches … sigh! I […]

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sparkle …

[Credits: Kraft paper and ‘sparkle’ title from a kit called Sparkle by Tracy Ann Designs. Paint stroke by Meredith Fenwick. Font: Century Gothic.] [Credits: Spotty overlay from TrickSter by Anna Aspnes. Cream stitching, Drop Shadow Action, brown paper from ad challenge freebie paper pack by Katie Pertiet. Wordart freebie by MaryAnn Wise. Font: Georgia.]

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thanking my lucky stars …

[Credits: Amble, by [ksharonkdesigns]. Stitching by Katie Pertiet. Inked  action from Atomic Cupcake. Font: Century Gothic.] This gorgeous man is my better half … we are coming up to our nineteenth wedding anniversary in a few weeks, and we’ve known each other for twenty years now. My constant, my companion, my best friend, my support […]

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santa’s little helper – enter, stage left …

There was a knock at my front door tonight! I opened it to find Ms Santa’s Helper there … complete with green bling tshirt, a very fetching Santa hat, and a hamper. (Incidentally, in case you are wondering, she was wearing more than just a tshirt!) In the hamper were freshly baked cookies, chocolates, two […]

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christmas joy …

[Credits: Rejoice, notepaper from Thankful, by Tracy Ann, Designs. Stitching, Drop Shadow Action by Katie Pertiet. My staple. Font: Century Gothic.] I’m still struggling with a concept for this year’s Christmas shoot with offspring … so until that eventuates, last year’s photos will have to do. I have been tagged again … 5 weird things […]

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the triathlete …

[Credits: Quote by Heidi Knight. Page inspired by a layout called ‘About a Boy’ by tnkbuzan. Holiday Peace kit by Jackie Eckles. Drop Shadow Action by Katie Pertiet. Font: WeezerFont.]

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so what happens?

[Credits: Blue paper and star from A Beautiful Mess by Lisa Whitnet. Stitching and Drop Shadow Action by Katie Pertiet. My journaling block and staple. Font: Century Gothic.] Nuff said, huh? You can read above what happens when you send half the family away without supervision. And before you ask … yes, I did send […]

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letter from santa …

[Credits: Red paper and star from Holiday Peace kit by Jackie Eckles. Scrolls from Hipster Plumes 5 by Anna Aspnes. Messy White Stitching, Drop Shadow Action and QuikNote by Katie Pertiet. My staple. Fonts: Adobe Garamond Pro, Loosie Script, Century Gothic.] Back working on my ScrapArtist layouts. This is #41 … Who is the last […]

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an overwhelming urge …

[Credits: A Beautiful Mess by Lisa Whitney. Fonts: WeezerFont, 2Peas Journing Hand.] Yes folks, I had an overwhelming urge to blog when I got home today … and an overwhelming urge to scrap. It’s been an awfully busy week, so stressful and tense with lots of stuff to be done at work in a short […]

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nothing …

[date stamp from Ledger Alpha Brushes-n-Stamps by Katie Pertiet . Font: WeezerFont.]  

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sunday musings …

[Credits: Yeah Baby by Fee Jardine. Drop Shadow Action by Katie Pertiet. My staple. Fonts: WeezerFont, 2Peas Renaissance.] I’m not sure why, but I have been dipping into my old digital photo collection over the last few days, and I’ve noticed how CUTE my kids were. Little chubby cheeks and bright eyes, full of energy […]

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catching up …

[Credits: Flip, green paper from Flop, by Tracy Ann Designs. Stitching by Katie Pertiet. My staple. Font: Teletype.] [Credits: Market by Jackie Eckles. Notepaper, yellow Stitching from Lil Red Wagon, Flossy stitches from Be Thankful, all by Katie Pertiet. [Inspiration from a layout by clayz called ‘clap your hands’.]] Last layout for today is a […]

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love my city …

  [Credits: Something Blue, by [ksharonkdesigns]. Font: Century Gothic.] I live in a very beautiful part of the world, relatively untouched by the hustle and bustle of the real big cities in our country, yet we are able to enjoy nearly all of the comforts of a larger city. I’ve lived in smaller, more isolated […]

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christmas smiles …

[Chic n Festive by Shabby Miss Jenn Designs. Font: P22 Garamouche]

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a glimpse …

[Credits: Wildflowers by Shabby Miss Jenn Designs. Fonts: Passions Conflict, Loosie Script, Century Gothic. Inspired by a layout called Beautiful You, by Suzy Nunes.] It’s Tuesday already! School is busy … we are bringing in a new reporting system (yikes!), I had to do a page for the school magazine today (about the library!), had […]

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gatorade series …

[Papers from I Live, flowers from I Create by Tracy Ann Designs. Stitching by Shannon. My staple. Font: Arriere Garde.]

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sunday reflections …

[Credits: Wordart from Quote Challenge by Katie Pertiet. Font: Avante.] Yes, it was a grey miserable Sunday morning that turned into sunshine and blue skies … in fact, I think I got a little sunburnt. Lanne and I met up in the city … and now, I really wish that I had photographed my breakfast. […]

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dear santa …

[Credits:  I Believe, tag from I Create, by Tracy Ann Digital Art. My staple. Font: P22 Garamouche, Arial.] Dear Santa … I’ve been really good this year, honest I have. I’ve washed over 300 loads of dirty clothes and ironed and put away as many baskets of clean clothes. I’ve chased kids in and out […]

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