Monthly Archives: December 2010

*tick … tick … tick*

Those are the sounds the the year ticking down … it’s 7.30 pm on New Years Eve, so I’m hurrying to blog about a couple of fun things before our family brings in the new year … 🙂 [Credits: paper from [whimsy plus] paper pack; brush, scroll edge and tab from [lime] minikit; staple from […]

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Appearances can be deceiving …

Did you ever buy something yummy-looking, just because you wanted to photograph it? These red currants looked like little jewels in our local supermarket store this afternoon, and I fell in love with them, instantly. And yes, they make a gorgeous image, don’t they? But oh my, they are so bitter!!! The girl and I […]

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A tropical Christmas …

There are so many different Christmas Day affairs happening at the moment … the formal, the casual, the vintage, and the very relaxed beach affair that we are enjoying this year. Part of the fun of blogging is reading/sharing all kinds of Christmas Days, don’t you think? I’m chatting to Anita who lives on the […]

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Wishing you all … a very happy holiday season!!!

Thank you everyone for being part of my blogging adventure, for checking in every now and then to see what I have been up to … I appreciate your visits! We are enjoying some family time today so I just wanted to say ‘thank you’ and wish you all a wonderful holiday season, wherever and […]

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Jigsaw anyone?

Do you have jigsaw fans at your house? We came across this unusual zigsaw this week … the picture on the front of the box isn’t what you see when you have completed the puzzle. Instead, you have to imagine what one of the characters on the front cover can see. It’s quite tricky, but […]

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More ‘megan magic’ …

Here are some more images from the decorating frenzy that is taking place at Megan’s house this Christmas season. This beautiful white wreath arrived this year … and look at those cute little green ornaments!!! I loved this by her front door, and funnily enough, when we went shopping later that day, an exact set […]

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Bits and pieces from today …

Summer netarines … cold, crisp, juicy, yummy! Some Christmas sparkle … Liquid sunshine … it happens sometimes, even on holidays! Things we do when there’s liquid sunshine about … I visited the lovely Megan yesterday … and as well as enjoying freshly made banana bread and Peppermint Bark, I also had a fabulous time photographing […]

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December highlights …

[Credits: Simple Sets PAD December, by [ksharonkdesigns]. Font: DJB Jewel Euro … ]

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The view from here …

… is just magic! Work has finally finished, and holidays are here for a couple of weeks. I’m looking forward to some relaxing, some scrapping, some retail therapy … and I’m NOT getting up at 5 am! Oh yes, some catching up with old friends, some family time, some reading, some snoozing … goodness, I’m […]

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Treasure Box 17

This is my little weekly post called Treasure Box, where I share photos and links to interesting finds I have come across as I surf, just bits and pieces that catch my attention. You might find them fun too … Find 1 … I thought I would share another Advent calendar this week. I know […]

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Dec 6 | tiny wonders

[Day 6 of Picture the Holidays … ]

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Dec 5 | the view

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Dec 4 | the key

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Dec 3 | love

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Dec 2 | re-framed

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Treasure Box 16

This is my little weekly post called Treasure Box, where I share photos and links to interesting finds I have come across as I surf, just bits and pieces that catch my attention. You might find them fun too … Find 1 … someone I know is having a vintage Christmas this year, and under […]

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Dec 1 | gratitude …

I’m such a ‘copy cat’ … my friend Megan signed up for Picture The Holidays at Big Picture Classes, and I sneaked in behind her and joined up too!!! For 31 days, we receive a prompt via email, and have to respond with an image. So you get to follow along too, if you visit […]

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a is for abandoned …

[Credits: paper from [sasha] paper pack, staple from collections [hardware 1], by [ksharonkdesigns]. Font: Typical Typewriter … ]

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Treasure Box 15

This is my little weekly post called Treasure Box, where I share photos and links to interesting finds I have come across as I surf, just bits and pieces that catch my attention. You might find them fun too … Find 1 … Let’s say for arguments’ sake, that you live in a surfing family! […]

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