Thursday, May 22, 2014

Free Spirit

From a visit to Norfolk Wildlife Center in June 2005.  We were greeted by this pair of proud peacocks showing off :)
I used Dawn Inskip's gorgeous new Free Spirit {Collection} at Scrapbook Graphics.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Moments That Make Me Smile

A selfie with my youngest and my oldest :)
I used Studio Rosey Posey's gorgeous Life is Good at Scrapbook Graphics.

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Curiosities & Experiences

My first trip abroad on my own was in August 1988.  I was 19 and I loved exploring and discovering new things and new people :)
I did this for ValC's first Designer Spotlight Challenge at OScraps and I used the provided Tell the Tale {addon} freebie as well as Val's gorgeous Tell the Tale {bundle} - both at OScraps.

Saturday, May 17, 2014


My daughter's selfie - sent to us through snap chat while we were on vacation a couple of week's ago :)
I used jopkedesigns' beautiful new Mix Unlimited - Two, available at OScraps. The overlay is from Dido Designs' Little Birdie Told Me V {page overlays}, the stithces are from Anna Aspnes' Stitched by Anna White No1, both are also at OScraps.

Friday, May 16, 2014

My Happiness

My oldest at the end of March 2009. She was 6 years old and preparing for her piano recital Smile
I used Chunlin Designs' gorgeous new You Rock My World at With Love Studio.

Thursday, May 15, 2014


From a walk we took the day after a huge south-westerly storm.  When the wind blows from that direction, our ocean always gets really wild :)
I did this for the Sea Crews Color Challenge at Scrapbook Graphics. I used Captivated Visions' gorgeous The Darkest and Deepest Ocean and Rosey Posey's amazing Artscape {Bundle A} templates. Both at Scrapbook Graphics.

The Right Moment

My older daughter during an early spring vacation back in 2007 :)
I did this for the Sea Crews Spring Break Challenge at Scrapbook Graphics and I used the beautiful new Right Moment {Studio Mix} and the Right Moment {Extras} by the Studio Girls at Scrapbook Graphics.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014


We have the most beautiful sunsets over the ocean - and I love watching now that they days are getting longer :)
I used the amazing Flip Book Fundamentals {bundle} collab from Dawn Inskip and Vinnie Pearce at Scrapbook Graphics!

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Biking Home

My oldest leaving us in the dust while walking/biking home from the grandparents' house on May 1 :)
I did this for Angelclaud ArtRoom's May MashUp Challenge at OScraps and I used the provided Cluster Template as well as Laitha's Designs' Spring Delights kit at OScraps.

Photo of the Week

The beginning of my trip to Orlando last week :)
I did this for the current How Was Your Week at Scrapbook Graphics, and I used Natali's gorgous 2014 Grab Bag. A couple of elements are from Natali's Enjoy the Journey ~ both at Scrapbook Graphics.

Friday, May 09, 2014

Time for Sunshine

I did this for Challenge No2 - PROMPT at OScraps in May.
I used Kitty Designs' gorgeous Sunshine and Hope collab with Re Kneipp. The red flower is from Tracy Martin's Let It Be and the wordart is from Anna Aspnes' Time WordART No2. Everything is available at OScraps.

Like What You Do

My son, who is a constant joy :)
I did this for the Sea Crews Bingo Challenge at Scrapbook Graphics, and I used Jen Maddocks' gorgeous Contentment also at Scrapbook Graphics.


My younger daughter at the end of April 2007.  She was 10 months old and figuring out what to do with a bucket and a shovel at the beach :)
I did this for the current scraplift challenge at Scrapbook Graphics, and I used ViVa Artistry's fabulous Revel: Isabella ~ also at Scrapbook Graphics.

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Man on the Moon

On July 20, 1969, I was in front of the TV with my mom, watching the historic even t when Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon.  I was only 5 months old - and was probably not interested, but I did watch it :)
I used Dawn Inskip's amazing new Space {Mega Collection} at Scrapbook Graphics.