All tagged 12x12

bird set free + youtube

Well, this weekend didn’t turn out how I planned, although that’s no bad thing I suppose. The original plan was to head to Brighton on Saturday for some chips, wandering, ice cream, a spot of crazy golf and a pub trip… but it rained, so that changed plans. Instead of Brighton I decided to do something a bit more adventurous with my scrapping and try out sewing - ooooh…

if you just smile

They say bad things come in threes… I really hope that’s true as I don’t think I can handle a fourth. After boldly making a proclamation in January of this year that I didn’t want anything bad to happen and I wanted to get through 2019 without any troubles, April, May and June have laughed in the face of my decree and I’m now having to come to terms with losing yet another wonderful person in a short period of time…

too fussy to fussy cut?

When I was a tiny 6 year old presented with safety scissors in my classroom, a hush would descend around me as I picked them up, carefully put my fingers, not quite, through the hand holes, but braced them slightly on the outside of the scissor arms and began to cut. The children around me would gasp and cry…

what a wonderful world this would be

I’ve been so lucky to never have to deal with a death in the family, I know there are lots of people out there that have been forced to cope with so much pain and heartache and I can’t even begin to imagine what that must feel like. I only know that losing both of my grandparents so closely together has been tough…

brain fail - having a blog post ponder

Do you blog? I wonder if other people do what I do and through the working week come up with a few different topics which might be interesting to write about, but then, on Sunday, when you sit down to write the post, all those ideas run for the hills and you’re left thinking… erm… something about scrapbooking…