Today I learned that not going out isn't so bad. I have a glass of fizz, I have the new copies of Scrapbook Trends & Creating Keepsakes, we've just eaten a lovely dinner and we have a choice of new DVDs.But, most importantly, I have DH, DS and the pooch.And on that note, I wish … Continue reading LSNED ’09: Day 31
Following on from Shimelle's Blogging for Scrapbookers Class, 14 ScrapperBloggers (I think I've just coined a new phrase) have got together and will be posting a weekly challenge on this blog. We would love as many people as possible to join us, using our ideas as a starting point for their own layouts and to … Continue reading Scrap Weekly In 2010 Challenge
Hooray! Another entry for my Christmas Scrapping Challenge, this one is from Lulu. You have until Midnight GMT today to enter, and you can find the details here.
The American scrapper Ali Edwards has a thought provoking post over on her blog here. Which one little word would you choose to describe your hopes for 2010? My word came to me as I first read her post, completely unbidden: better
Today I learned that defrosting mince results in Spag Bol. I'd taken mince out of the freezer early this morning, with the intention of making Shepherd's Pie for tonight's supper. However, when DH saw it on the drainer, he said, "Oh, Spag Bol tonight, fair enough." You see, dear readers, DH makes a far superior … Continue reading LSNED ’09: Day 30
You should check out this lady's utterly fab blog, as she is having a giveaway. Here's what you need to do: 1) comment on the post, 2) become a follower of her blog, 3) post about her RAK on your own blog.It puts my own minbooks in the shade, I can tell you!
Exactly a week ago, I posted here about scrapping instead of ironing; turns out I've done the same thing again this afternoon! Only this time, the full basket of ironing is bothering me ... I can hear its plaintive cries, wanting to be rescued from what seems like a thousand creases! Oh, dear, I think … Continue reading Instead Of The Ironing, Part 2
Yep, I'm back touting for entries for my Christmas Scrapping Challenge, which closes on the 31st. Debbie and Martha have submitted lovely entries, as you can see above, and you'll find all the info you need here.I may, just may, preview the prize tomorrow ...
... the winner of the final Pink Saturday GiveAway of 2009 is Pink Saturday's lovely hostess Beverly at How Sweet The Sound. A rather fitting winner, I think. Congratulations! I'll be by your blog in a minute with the news.
Today I learned that the Council behaved like Scrooge. It seems that the Council refused to lift the parking restrictions around the local area on Boxing Day, requiring vehicles to have the appropriate parking permit or the drivers of the said vehicles being prepared to pay the costly parking fees. And, I presume, it also … Continue reading LSNED ’09: Day 29