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Welcome to Sandra's Blog my escape is card making l took it up in 2007 after l retired from the Civil Service l am recently Widowed have 3 children all grown up and flown the nest Three grand children Tayla, Nathan and Poppy they keep me on my toes l adore then but it's always nice when they go home....lol l like making my own cards and enjoy the challenges it provides Sandra H xxx

Sunday, 25 September 2016

So warm and cosy!

Good Morning to you all
And welcome to my post today
Here is a Christmas card l made quick last year
Along with others which l can just put my hand to 
For Scrappymo's Rudolphs day here
And as always if there are snippets to be used
l will enter into Di's Snippets here
Craftyhazels Use a Sentiment here 
Craftyhazels Extra for September here
Four worthy challenges so why not pop along
And enter yourselves
Here is my entry
Simply card using the adorable Lotv Pre-Printed Image pads
They are so easy to use also added some background paper ( Snippets)
3D Holly and Ivy Red Gemstones and a Sentiment to complete the card
Challenges are
Thank you for your visit
Appologies for my lack of commenting
I'm suffering badly with backache
Hope you enjoy your day
Sandra H xx

Sunday, 11 September 2016

Oooh your just so cute!

Good morning and welcome to the blog today
l have a quick and easy card for you it's a freebie and l just couldnt resiste using it
The image and papers are from here
This is what l came up with all l needed to do was add some gem.s paper snippets
3D the image and Distressed the edges

l'd like to enter into Beccy's challenge Here
And Pixies snippets Here 
  Desiref.blogspot Here
Thank you l hope you enjoy your day
Sandra H xx

Thursday, 1 September 2016

Angels or Fairies

 Good Morning to you all 
It's the 1st of the month so again we have a new challenge 
Over at Sparkles Christmas Buddies 
Angels or Fairies
 Choosen by our very own 
Here is my card 
This is so adorable and the image is pre-coloured so l didn't have to do too much to it other Than added the backing papers, ribbon, due drop, snowflake and sentiment which is Mostly From my stash 
So easy peasy!!
Our sponser is of course
Me to which l am giving the lucky winner this
House Mouse Rubber Stamps Set
So why not join in the challenge and you could be a winner 
And win 3 digis
Click HERE 
 This will take you to the challenge where you will be so inspired by the Dt's 
Amazing creations the challenge runs from the 1st of each month for the whole month
So what are you waiting for get your card in our entry
Thank you for your time 
Sandra H xx

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Ruby Anniversary

Good morning all
It was a busy weekend as my 3 grandchildren were Christened
My son and Dil put on a circus theme for the little one and it was great
Nice party after and plenty of catch up with family members
My Sister also celebrated her Ruby Anniversary too and here is a card
l put together using snippets, ribbon off cuts, gems, Sentiment stamp and dies 
l'd like to enter into Dis' Challenge
Thank you for visiting 
Enjoy your day whatever your plans
Sandra H xx

Friday, 26 August 2016

Rudolph day challenge

Just thought l'd pop by to say hello 
l was going through my picture folder and came across
Lots of cards that l hadn't blogged 
Here is one that will do nicely for 
Have a lovely weekend
 Sandra H xx

Sunday, 21 August 2016

Get well soon!

Just thought l'd pop by and say hello 
Hope all is well and for those who need hugs l'm sending lots 
Here is a card l made for my sister who got poorly rather suddenly
Although she is on the mend it was a shocking experience for us all
l made this quick and easy get well card using lots of snippets so l will be
Entering it into Pixie's snippets playground here

All of the materials used are from my stash and the sentiment is also from my stash
Not sure where it came from so if you know maybe you can enlighten me! 
Hope you have an enjoyable week whatever your plans
Sandra H xx

Sunday, 7 August 2016

Birthday wishes

Good morning all
Hope your having a good day and the
Weather is being good to you's in your area
It's a little overcast here but l'm hoping we
Will get some sunshine soon
Here is a card l put together using this adorable freebie flower and  backing Paper from
To complete the card l used some dies to create the flower and border
Added some pearls, gemstone, card candy, 3d sticky pads and ribbon 
Entering into challenges
Di's Snippets Here
Becky's  Here
Thankyou for calling by hope you enjoy what you see and 
Please call again 
Sandra H xx