Monthly Archives: December 2012

project 365 – december, week 5 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – a memorable morning with megan towards the end of december. as always, it was wonderful to catch up with her. i miss my friend so much, but there are only 50 weeks to go till we head for home, […]

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well hello there, home …

It’s that magic time of the year again … home safely after a lovely week at the beach! I really, really enjoy my holiday at the beach, and then, I really enjoy coming home. There’s nothing like home, is there? Our Willowtree nativity set came with us on holidays again … the girl and I […]

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project 365 – december, week 4 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – enjoying the christmas week together, my favourite week of the year, without a doubt. we stay at the coast in the same block of units each year. the sunsets from our veranda are always beautiful … on christmas day, […]

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project 365 – december, week 3 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – 25 years of marriage celebrated this week, and the boy turned 21 on our anniversary – how clever is he? the man brought these beautiful roses home for me, after a business trip to canberra during the day. he […]

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happy holiday season …

I’m spending some time with the family this week … no posts but you can follow my holiday adventures via my Instagram feed which you can find to the right of this post. Hope Santa has caught up with you and that your holiday season is a relaxing and happy one! I’ll be back soon […]

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thru the lens …

[Credits: paper from Lemongrass PP, by Gina Miller. ‘Thru the lens’ wordart from Life Recorded, by CD Muckosky. Splatterific 18, by Karah Fredricks. Font: DJB Fangirl.] I had to laugh, I must confess. It was quiet, everyone busy doing something elsewhere. I heard the roar of the lawn mower outside on the other side of […]

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insta-magic!

[#2, 5, 7 by tashanagirl, #1, 3-4, 6, 8-9 by ksharonk]

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hexagon quilt – hexagon happenings …

  Phew! It’s all finished, bundled up and ready to drop off at the local patchwork shop for quilting. This weekend just past, I spent a lot of time on mind-numbingly boring ‘preparation’ for the quilting process. I laid the hexagon quilt top on a fine white cotton and tacked them together. This gives the […]

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fave flowers …

[Credits: Telling It 2 Templates, by Amy Martin. Splatterific 18, by Karah Fredricks. Paper from Happy Gram kit, by One Little Bird. Yellow felt tab from You are my fave kit, by Paislee Press. Font: DJB A Little Bit of Flaire.] And here’s my last layout for the December The Lily Pad challenges, the BYOC […]

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fave bird …

[Credits: You are my fave kit, by Paislee Press. Yellow scatter from Splatterific 18, by Karah Fredricks. Font: DJB A Bit of Flaire. Scraplift of ‘Happy Mail‘, by Jippo.] I’m ticking off my Lily Pad challenges, and this one is for the Scraplift challenge, which you can find here … we were asked to scraplift […]

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project 365 – december, week 2 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – with the onset of summer, daylight saving is well and truly here, which means afternoon wanders down to the lake. the boy and i enjoyed the late afternoon sunshine this week … an overgrown area we walk through … […]

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insta-magic!

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

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family tradition …

[Credits: paper from Pedal Pusher kit, label from For the Record kit, paint splatter from La Belle Vie, by One Little Bird. Font: The Girl From Alaska. Scraplift of ‘Series No. 32’, by EHStudios.] This layout is for the journaling challenge … journal about a family tradition. I chose to journal a few words about […]

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holiday!!!

[Credits: Papers and elements from You are my fav kit, by Paislee Press. Heart ‘scratter’, tape and red arrow from Happygram kit, by One Little Bird. Fonts: DJB A Bit of Flaire, American Typewriter. Scraplift of ‘Needless to say’ by Laure Scraps.] This is my 4th layout, for the One Word challenge … we were […]

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today, i am grateful …

[Credits: Papers and elements from Westover kit, tape from La Belle Vie kit, by One Little Bird. Font: Barbara Hand.] Ticking off the challenges as I work my way through them … this is for the Product Challenge, and this month it is ribbons!

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25 years …

[Credits: Papers and elements from Pear Tree kit, tape from La Belle Vie, by One Little Bird. Font: DJB Poppyseed.] This is my second TLP challenge layout for December, a Random Challenge. The challenge was to use a ‘Christmas’ kit to scrap a page that was not Christmas themed. I’ve used a gorgeous kit called […]

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the lily pad challenges …

[Credits: Elements and papers from You are my fav kit, ‘afternoon’ wordart from Sunday Edition kit, by Paislee Press. Dec Challenge Freebie Template by alb52. Font: DJB A Bit of Flaire.] Yes, we’ve ticked over into December (how did that happen???) and a new collection of challenges have been posted in The Lily Pad forum […]

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project 365 – december, week 1 layout …

[Credits: template from Everyday Life 365, by Weeds & Wildflowers. Font: Adobe Caslon Pro.] Journaling – pretty new shoes, but oh so uncomfortable to wear. not good for work, not good at all … the boy has totally relaxed into holiday mode. online purchases for new computer games have been made, and he is anxiously […]

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insta-magic!

[#2, 5, 6, 8 by tashanagirl, #1, 3, 4, 7, 9 by ksharonk]

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true story …

[Credits: Storyteller kit by One Little Bird and Paislee Press. Font: My Underwood.]

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