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Saturday, 27 May 2017

Use Some Old Stash with Sweet Stampin


Hi all you fabulous peeps! it's time for our weekly 'just for fun' challenge at Sweet Stampin  and the theme is 'Use Some Old Stash' ...so I have used this cute little Penny Black stamp that I bought oodles and oodles ago when I first starting crafting. So pop over and join in and you never know what hidden gems you might find in your 'old stash'
Well phewwwwww hasn't it been scorching!!!!! the 'boy's have been out bright and early when it was cooler and only for a short walk ..no running involved at all and then back home. They have both been cooling down and splashing around in their paddling pool LOL and we bought them some cooling mats so they have loved them. The hubster has to put on the highest factor sun cream because one of his heart tablets make his skin turn blue if he doesn't but he has been relaxing because it's been too hot to do anything. I got in the car yesterday and oh boy did that air conditioning get shot on straight away!!! I went to the garden centre and bought some more plants....so I think that's it now  I can't wait till they all flower. Anyway we are expecting rain and storms later on we have had a weather warning of flash flooding but at the moment it's hot!!! so I'm going to chill and do some crocheting. Take care everyone and lots of huggles Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 13 May 2017

Shabby Chic With Sweet Stampin Challenge


Hello all you fabulous peeps! today is our weekly 'just for fun' challenge over at Sweet Stampin
and the theme is 'Shabby Chic' ...hmmm well I've never been too sure about what that is sooooo I've just kind of wingededed it! lol so pop over and join in and see what the rest of our teamies have done!
Well the weather has changed today it's cloudy and miserable and I wanted to get back into the garden ...I've pottered around in it all week doing bits here and there because the old spine won't let me go mad but it's been so lovely to see the birds in and out especially the chubby youngster's ..they have had a wail of a time in the birdbath this week lots coming to have a drink and a wash :))) The hubster was back to see his heart surgeon yesterday morning..so we have to go back next Friday to get the results of all the tests he had...but his new machine seems to be working absolutely great !!! Well I must get bit and bot out for a walk or they will sulk the rest of the day and it looks like rain, so maybe two damp dogs today ..where'sssss the towels!!! Take care everyone and lots of hugglesssss Sue xxxx



Saturday, 6 May 2017

Crafty Calendar Challenge For May - 'Flowers'

Hi all you fabulous peeps! thanks so much for all your lovely comments on my last post! It's time for our May challenge over at Crafty Calendar and the theme for this month is 'Flowers' and we have two fab sponsor's this month ...we have All Dressed Up and I'm using this wonderful digi stamp called Springtime ...isn't she really pretty! and they have kindly donated 2 digi images of your choice for a prize!!



And our other sponsor is Lemon Shortbread and this beautiful girl is Flowers and curls girl 



There is also 2 digi images of your choice for a prize..so come on everyone get yourselves over and join in the fun!!
Hmmm not much to tell really this week...at the moment I'm sat with a dye on my head lol needed to cover the grey bits up! The hubster is sat watching football so I had to record my programmes...don't they just own the remote girls!!! but I have a cunning partner in crime 'Ollie' when he's not looking I tell him to go over and pinch it...he gives it to me every time but won't part with it for his Dad:)))) I need to train Woody to do it as well then there's three against one...but at the moment he just runs off with it into the garden!!! Cut the grass this week and stuck my fairy back on her tree stump for the summer now we are having a lot more sun. Ornaments all given a nice wash and some little long legged gnomes that sit on my wall have had a new coat of paint....tomorrow I'm going plant shopping so I can do my hanging baskets and some tubs so I hope it stays nice. Well I'm off to watch the telly now the football has finally finished!!! take care everyone and lots of hugglessssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 29 April 2017

'Humour' with Sweet Stampin Challenge



Hi everyone it's time for our weekly challenge over at Sweet Stampin and the theme this week is 'Humour' and I just love this image LOL . The challenge is 'just for fun' now so come on and join us and take a look at what my teamies have made.
It's been a fairly quiet time here ..the weather has dipped in temperature some places up North had snow but thankfully we only had hailstones! but it was a tad cold when we took the 'boys' out. At least I've got my stoppin floppins on now and my abcess has totally cleared up thank goodness! it was really painful. I'm going to Doncaster on 4th June for the Stamp Magic craft show and I'm meeting up with my terrible twin Sue P!!! lol it's been such a long time since we've seen each other but we keep in touch all the time but I can't wait to see her!!! so watch out Doncaster! we're on the loose again. I hope all you wonderful peeps are well and if your in need of a hug hugeeeeeee huggles.....take care and lots of love and stuff! Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Saturday, 15 April 2017

Paper Piecing with Sweet Stampin Challenge


Hi everyone it's time for our weekly 'just for fun' challenge at Sweet Stampin I decided to paper piece this cute LOTV digi and he's one of the Odd Dog images isn't he so cute LOL ...you will never have guessed I like LOTV stuff huh????? so come over and join us it's just for fun and see what my teamies have created!
Well it's been a funny old week...some not so good weather and some sunny spells here up north! so I have finished all the tidying up in the garden and ready to do some planting this weekend...and then I discovered a lump under my arm which was very painful..off to get it checked out...bloomin abcess!!! well roll over and let me go into labour again! it's been so painful and restricting ..couldn't wear any stop em floppins because they were catching it ..it was huge...so last night it went and ohhhhh brother thought it was never going to stop!!! for those of you with a sickly disposition I apologise profusely. So now waiting for antibiotics to finish their job and hopefully it won't return. I hope you all have a wonderful Easter weekend with lots of goodies...take care and lots of hugglessssssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxx

Sunday, 9 April 2017

Sunny Sunday!


Hi everyone! Well it's been a really lovely day here the sun has been glorious! Had a nice walk out with 'the boys' down the beach and of course the little monster Woody had to go for a dip in the sea..he can smell water miles away LOL Ollie takes things at a slower pace now he just walks around sniffing everywhere and lets Woody run for the ball because he can't be bothered. The seafront was totally packed everyone was out enjoying the sun but I think according to the weather forecast tomorrow is a bit colder ...so hope it's wrong! I made this card at my crafty club it's one of the LOTV printed images ..I really love these they are so quick and easy to use to make up a card. I have to say thanks to my lovely friend Soupie (as Darnell calls her) for sending me an LOTV rubber stamp that she had bought two of! We are meeting up again at Doncaster I'm so excited (not sure Doncaster is though Lol) Thanks for all your lovely comments on my last post and also to my new follower :))) Take care you wonderful peeps and lots of hugglesssssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Sunday, 2 April 2017

'Travel' with Sweet Stampin Challenge


Hi all you wonderful peeps I'm back with our weekly challenge from Sweet Stampin which is just for fun and our theme is 'Travel'. I've used this fabulous digi from Dr. Digi's House of Stamps from their Dunderton range and they always make me smile:))) I should have posted this yesterday but I put the wrong day on the schedule....must find that hours sleep they took off me!! Well don't forget to join in ...take care lots of hugglesssssssssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxx