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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 Four grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy and Mila 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, 4 November 2012

My new Grandson Nathan

Good Evening hope this weather isn't too cold for you l was out Shopping Saturday morning when l came back to the car it was covered with Hail stones so it looks like we could be in for a Cold
Winter  so wrap up well to keep that cold out
You may or maynot be aware that my Son Shane and his lovely 
Wife Paula have just given us another 
Grandchild Nathan
And here he is along with his adoring Sister Tayla
Tayla will be 2yrs old on the 1st December and doesen't she look lovely 
With her garden shoes on getting ready to pull the heads of my flowers....lol
Here is a card l made for them
Easel Layout card
Create and Craft Spotted card stock
White Scalloped card & Blue card stock
Forever Friends backing paper New Arrival
It's a boy Forever Friends Sentiment
Baby Tilda image
Coloured with Promarkers
Nellies Doily Die Flower from the middle
Blue pearl & Star gems
Plain Blue Ribbon & It's a boy Ribbon 
Computer Generated Sentiment
 Buttons from local Craft Store
Glamour Dust
3D Sticky pad
Thank you for calling by
Hope you call again
Have a lovely week ahead of you whatever your plans
Sandra H xx
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  1. Congratulations on the arrival of your beautiful grandson. A little brother for Tayla. She looks so cute in her little gardening shoes.
    Your card is stunning. My favourite style of card is easel. The image is adorable and the ribbon and flowers are gorgeous.
    Hope you've enjoyed your weekend!
    Diane xx

  2. Such a sweet card. Didn't know you are Paula's MIL. Congratulations on another lovely grandchild.

  3. beautiful pictures and a lovely card to

  4. Awww beautiful photos and congrats on becoming a grandma again :) your card is so sweet. Love the card you've made for them. The image is adorable and card is so elegant xx

  5. Oh WOW - at last I can shout hurrah!! So delighted for you, Dennis, Paula, Shane and of course Tayla :)) And it's a lovely card too :)) Hugs all round, Di xx

  6. He's gorgeous Sandra, congratulations to you all. Tayla is so pretty too. Love your card. Carol x

  7. What a lovely bundle of joy Sandra..beautiful names and an adorable card. Congratulations to all! Ruby x

  8. Awh he is so adorable and such a lovely name and your GD is gorgeous, a beautiful card too Sandra
    Chris x

  9. Oh BIG Congratulations Sandra, one of each, but no matter what I think being a Grandma is the best thing that has happened to me, bet you think the same too.
    He looks a little cracker and I am sure he will give you many hours of happiness, just like his big Sister.

    Kath x
    Congrats to parents too.

  10. Congratulations Sandra..two beautiful grandchildren......Your card is gorgeous.xxx

  11. Congratulations Gwamma. Both your babies are adorable. Laughing at the flowers comment! You know she just thinks they are PRETTY. I could imagine your flowers if she was left to pick them...!

    1. Hello, Yes plenty without head....lol xx

  12. Congratulations Sandra, I'm thrilled to bits for you, you have the cutest grandkids ever :D

    Tags xx

  13. Congratulations Sandra on the arrival of your grandson, what gorgeous grandchildren you have got, I love her yellow shoes. Fabulous card too they will love it. Big hugs Caroline xxx

  14. Congratulations Sandra, beautiful pictures and beautiful card.

    Pam x

  15. adorable photo's and what a beautiful card
    Hugs Kate xx

  16. Congratulations Sandra on the arrival of your gorgeous grandson. Tayla looks gorgeous with her yellow shoes.
    Beautiful card.
    Kathleen x

  17. Congratulations ..... what a beautiful baby boy and his sister is so pretty. A wonderful card you created too.

  18. aw congratulations sandra.nathan and tayla are adorable and i love your gorgeous card, the colurs and image are beautiful :D

    xx coops xx

  19. Glad to hear you've stumbled across our site, and entered your card. A wonderful card for your new grandson. Thanks for playing with us at Come and Get It.

  20. Congratulations Sandra ! Nathan is gorgeous ! And I love your card, beautiful image and papers ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  21. Congratulations Sandra! Beautiful baby! xx

  22. Many, many congratulations to you and your Family Sandra.

  23. Aww congratulations Sandra, your new grandson looks gorgeous and Tayla looks really cute. You've made a beautiful baby card for your son and daughter-in-law.
    Hugs Diane xx

  24. Congratulations Sandra he's absolutely adorable....


  25. Congratulations Sandra, he is adorable and so is your card!
    Helen x

  26. Aww Sandra he's adorable and so is little Tayla, you must be so proud.
    Your card is gorgeous, I bet they loved it.
    hugs Teresa xxx

  27. Congrats on your new Grandson and your lovely Grandaughter looks ready for the cold. Sweet card as well
    Hugs xxxx

  28. Oh wow Sandra congratulations to you all, you have two gorgeous Grandchildren. I am so pleased for you.

    What a gorgeous card too, I bet they loved it.

    Hugs Julie x

  29. Congratulations on the new grandbaby Sandra! Your little grandchildren are beautiful and so is that lovely card.

  30. Congratulations on the birth of your new grandchild. Tayla looks so cute too. Lovely card. Hugs Mrs A.

  31. Oh sweetie huge congrats on your beautiful grandson, he is adorable. Your grandaughter sure is a pretty little girl she looks so sweet I cant believe she would pull the heads off your flowers lol.
    Big big congrats sweetie, double cuddles for nanna & gramps lol.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  32. Good morning Sandra, yes I'm back to say Thank you for joining us over at Addicted to Stamps challenge this week,
    Hugs Teresa xx

  33. Wahoo . . . CONGRATS on the birth of your new grandson. Cute card. Tayla looks angelic too!

    Sarn xxx

  34. Oh my goodness Sandra I didnt know Paula is your DIL..I have seen your beautiful G.son on FB she is a teamie on HM challs..many congrats & give him a cuddle from me..

    smiles Christine x

  35. Congratulations on the birth of your beautiful grandson!! Your card is gorgeous, thank you for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge with your polka dots,

    hugs Vicky xx

  36. Oh Sandra! Congratulations on this new bundle of joy! He is precious and Tayla is so lovely. :o) Your card is beautiful as well and I'm certain they will treasure it forever. :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  37. What a lovely card you made for little Nathan. He's adorable. Your son and DIL are blessed...one and one...perfect.

  38. Aren't grandchildren wonderful! Always great to hold a new bundle of joy. They are adorable.
    Joyce xx

  39. Huge congratulations to you and your family!!

    What fabulous news! x

  40. Congratulations ith your new grandson! And what a beautiful card you made for him!
    Thank you for joining us at Addicted to Stamps Things with wings challenge this week.
    Hugs Kjersti:)

  41. Oh congratulations hun, your grandchildren are absolutely adorable and what a beautiful card (I still haven't inked this stamp yet and had it months oops naughty me lol)I love the die cuts and papers, really stunning design
    Lindsay xx

  42. Aw! Congratulations to the family and to you for such a cutie card.