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Tuesday, 1 May 2018


Hi everyone seems ages since I have blogged ..it's been and still is a very hard time for me I'm slowly trying to pull myself round and take each day as it comes and I would like to thank you all for your kind wishes. Well I got back into my crafty room and made this silver wedding card for my youngest brother and his wife. It doesn't seem five minutes since he was a toddler running around following me everywhere!!! and now he's been married 25 years and has two grown up children of his own. I have been spending a lot of time in the garden getting my hanging baskets and planters prepared and generally tidying it up but the back is really telling me to quit for a bit now! lol ...We ventured to the beach with 'the boys' and of course Woody went deep sea diving!!! he really is mad as a box of frogs that one! ... Well I am off to chill for a bit...housework is done and fatigue is setting in. Take care all of you lovely peeps!!! Lots of hugglessssssssss Sue xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

13 comments:

jimlynn said...

Such a beautiful and elegant card Sue. I LOVE this!!!! I think we'll always think of our brothers at a younger age and they probably think of us the same way. I know he's going to love this pretty card.
Lynn

meg said...

great to see a card from you Sue, hope life is being kinder to you and you will continue to feel better, Gorgeous card sure to become a keepsake.

cuilliesocks said...

Hello there Sue, sorry to hear that you are still struggling, it just takes time and most of all be kind to yourself and go with the flow. Things will get better I'm sure.
A very elegant and stylish card, beautifully designed and the dies you've chosen are lovely, take care and Big Hugs, Kate x

julie_woolston said...

Stunning card Sue, love the colour, I am so sorry to hear your poorly, I know exactly where your coming from,having been there myself, take each day a step at a time hunny, big hugs xxxxx

Sarah said...

It's lovely to see you Sue and what a stunning card. Such beautiful die cuts and I am sure your little brother will love it. I am pleased that you are feeling like crafting and gardening, they are great therapies and, of course, dogs always make you smile!! As I write this, poor little Bumble is being dragged by his face by Bowie!! Worse than kids but we love them!! Hope to see you here again soon xx

Chris said...

A stunning and elegant card Sue, those die cuts are gorgeous! I'm sure that your brother and his wife will treasure this.
Sorry to read that you're still struggling, hope you feel better soon. Enjoy the garden and your lovely 'boys'.
Big hugs
Chris
xx

Kathleen said...

Hi Sue, sorry that you are not yet back to full strength but hope you will be very soon.

Super card, some really gorgeous dies and a really lovely design.

Kath x

Daffodil Cards said...

An absolutely gorgeous card Sue, they will love it.

Good to "see" you. BUT take care of yourself that's more important.
Hugs
Faith
x

Pollard Carole said...

Absolutely fabulous card love the gorgeous design bet your brother and his wife loved receiving such a special card Glad you a bit better but don't over do it you take care Love and hugs Carole x
PS Not sure if you have heard but Hazel Taylor typist at Stockton for many years died suddenly last week not heard about the funeral arrangements yet thought you might remember her x

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Sue, such an elegant design - absolutely gorgeous.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
x

Patricia said...

Hello Sue, a really beautiful card which will be treasured.
Sorry to read you are still struggling, hopefully if the weather gets brighter and warmer you will feel better.
Patricia xx

aussie aNNie said...

Nice to see a card, I just love this one it's classy.. Do hope you get better Sue, sending Aussie hug.xx[aussie aNNie blog]

Craftyhugs said...

Stunning sue! Just stunning. I love this. Sorry to hear you're still struggling. Don't put pressure on yourself, take each day as it comes and do it step by step. When I feel like that I don't look into the future but just concentrate on the day I'm in. Be proud of yourself as believe me it takes a lot of strength to fight like you are. Sending love xx