Monthly Archives: November 2012

project 365 – november, week 4 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – in an attempt to achieve better tv reception for the boy’s aerial, we ended up moving everything in his entertainment area this weekend!!! … a lovely sunset on the way home from work … the second hexagon quilt is […]

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insta-magic!

[#1, 3, 5, 7, 9 by tashanagirl, #2, 4, 6, 7 by ksharonk]

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guess where we’ve been?

Yes, we were fortunate enough to see Ovo , a spectacular of magic, music and colour put on by Cirque du Soleil. This is the third show our family has enjoyed, and it was fun way to celebrate an 18th and a 21st birthday party!!! All four of us love these shows, even the Aspie […]

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afternoon …

[Credits: Sunday Edition kit, by Paislee Press. Font: The Teachers Pet.]

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hexagon quilt – serendipity …

ser·en·dip·i·ty … [ser-uhn-dip-i-tee] noun, an aptitude for making desirable discoveries by accident. I love a good serendipitous moment … I bought these beautiful fabrics above on the left online, even had them laser cut into convenient 2.5 x 2.5 inch squares, ready for my next hexagon quilt. It wasn’t until I have made the first […]

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project 365 – november, week 3 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – just a few weeks left of this year – where has it gone? this week, i started a new hexagon quilt while waiting for an overseas parcel of fabric to arrive so that I can finish my second quilt. […]

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treasure box 86 …

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 really want to make one of these, or maybe two or […]

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insta-magic!

[#1-4, 6, 8 by tashanagirl, #5, 7, 9 by ksharonk]

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5 photos …

[Credits: scraplift of a layout by Lisa Dickinson, called Simple Pleasures. Paper and elements from Key to My Heart kit, by Sahlin Studio. Font: The Sunshine.] And here is layout #7, which means I have complete all seven challenges for the month of November, at The Lily Pad. I’m enjoying completing the challenges … it […]

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hexagon quilt – quiet weekend …

[the girl made Tomato & Cucumber (cold) Soup, using her grandmother’s recipe] I love a quiet weekend … do you have those? I haven’t been well for the last few weeks [and I have some yukky blood work to have done tomorrow, lasting for 1 1/2 hours], so it was super nice to have the […]

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project 365 – november, week 2 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – it’s that fun time of the year again, christmas!!! secret squirrel stuff is happening, and brightly-coloured parcels are mysteriously appearing in the ‘christmas box’. no pinching, squishing or rattling  allowed … my first hexagon quilt is back from the […]

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weekend cook …

[Credits: Corn Maze kit by One Little Bird, Paislee Press, and Emily Merritt. Font: DJB I Love Me Some Brook.] And here’s the sixth challenge … a journaling challenge, a page about food!

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one row to go …

[Credits: template freebie by Amy Martin. Corn Maze kit by One Little Bird, Paislee Press and Emily Merritt. Font: Courier New and The CD Writer.] And this is challenge number six, using a freebie template by Amy Martin. You can pick it up in the Template challenge area here at The Lily Pad …

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once upon a time …

[Credits: Fairytale kit by One Little Bird and Paislee Press. Font: CK Journaling.] The fourth challenge was to use journal cards … I love journal cards, and have quite a collection, so it wasn’t difficult to find something pretty to use on my layout. You can find the challenges here at The Lily Pad …

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imagination …

[Credits: paper from Turn It Up kit by Kaye Winiecki, bird and leaf from Good Harvest by CD Mucksky, and swirly element from Messy Marvin 3 by Amy Wolff. Font: DJB I Love Me Some Brook.] Challenge number 3 at The Lily Pad is to use three designers’ products from the November BYOC collection on […]

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right here …

[Credits: Big Ideas kit by One Little Bird. Autumn Love template by Emily Merritt. Font: DJB FanGirl, Arial.] My second layout for the November challenges at The Lily Pad is the One Word Challenge … and the challenge is to create a page about a place that is special to me, using the word HERE, […]

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skylanders figures …

[Credits: Turn It Up kit by Kaye Winiecki. Font: Acoustic Light.] I’m enjoying working on the November Challenges at The Lily Pad this week, so I thought I would share a layout each day. This challenge is called the Random Challenge, and we had to scrap a current fav. No prizes for guessing who this […]

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hexagon quilt – update …

That’s it, folks, just one little pile to sew into a row, and it will be done. In the next photo you can see rows that I have sewed together on a stand. The card templates are left in until the quilt is completed, and I’m sewing the rows in three sections, as it gets […]

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insta-magic!

[#2 & 8 by tashanagirl, the rest by ksharonk]

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project 365 – november, week 1 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – it’s that horrible time of the year again, exam prep time. the boy is writing out answers to questions by hand, a painful process for an aspie … it’s also that lovely time of the year when the jacaranda […]

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