Saturday, 30 August 2008

House Mouse

Not an ounce of Basic Grey in sight!!! Used the beautiful House Mouse, K&Co papers, with some ribbon donated by Sandie! tfl, mandyxx

Friday, 22 August 2008

Potty time LO

I have been working on this one for a few days, I love this pic of my OH when he was little, and that frown, so cute! Used Basic Grey "Mellow" (surprise surprise!) making memories journal slip and some bg brads and buttons. The sketch is one from Creative Scrappers, thanks for sharing this wonderful site kate! Tfl, mandyxx

Tuesday, 19 August 2008


I recieved this award from Monica, who has an amazing blog, one I LOVE to visit, thank you for sharing this award with me! Go check her creations out, they are gorgeous!

The rules of the award:
1. Only 5 people allowed.
2. 4 have to be dedicated followers of your blog.
3. one has to be someone new or recently new to your blog and live in another part of the world.
4. you must link back to whoever gave you the award.
Quite simple really it is a way of saying thank you to those who take time out for wonderful comments!
So I would like to award this to (very hard to list 4 ~~blush~~) Elisa, Lynn, Dianne & Sandie and for my new visitor Carol, who has a wonderful blog, thanks for taking the time to visit me and leave such lovely comments!

Saturday, 16 August 2008

9th birthday

My little boy is nine tomorrow, I can not believe it, not so little anymore! Where have those years gone, gone in a blink, because it only feels like a while ago that I was in hospital getting ready for my Csection, can still feel those labour pains!

So I had to get creative today, I made a cake (yes I made the cake LOL!!) of a castle, meant to be hogwarts castle. I spend hours and hours decorating it, and hate how it turned out, so no photos of that will be displayed!! But I know for sure James will love it, so thats all that counts. I made this too as his birthday card! tfl, mandyxx

Wednesday, 13 August 2008

Used first kit!!

Got to make a LO using the "October Afternoon" kit, these papers are devine, I loved working with them! Anyhoooooo here is my offering, had these pics printed out ages ago, and just didnt know what to do with them, but it all came together when I saw the papers!TFL,mandyxx

Tuesday, 12 August 2008

My kit arrived

My first kit arrived from Scrap-room today!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Each kit contains 4 kits, and I was amazed at the amount of stuff I recieved! And to top it all off a free sample of Vanilla Almond Praline flavor coffee ( I love my coffee) oh the smell of the package when I opened it, it was just devine! Cant wait to get LO cracking later! mandyxx

Monday, 11 August 2008

A weekend of making

no internet, and no car ((((sniff sniff)))) = mandy got creating lol!!! This is what I made, tfl, mandyxx

Thursday, 7 August 2008

Store Update

My etsy store has been updated with yummy cupcakes, from felt, fabric, paper and stuffed ones! Pop over and have a peek, link is on right hand side panel! Thanks, mandyxx

Monday, 4 August 2008

teal and brown flutterbies

havent made a card in a week or two, so had a play with an Autumn Leaves stamp and Making Memories journal pad!

Makes for my etsy store

got these done today, going to make some more batches and get them listed this week, I loved making these, the cupcakes are made from fabric remnents and felt, flower embellishements are from leftover scrap paper and buttons. mandyxx