My desk at 4pm ~ normal service is resumed!
Looking at my craft desk just now is making me hyperventilate! How did it get to be so untidy? There's paperwork waiting to be filled in and filed, there's 5 lots of prep on the go for DS's Godparents end-of-year albums, there's the dreaded Lanzarote album still waiting for journaling, a book of crosswords and … Continue reading I Don’t Do Mess!
~ Preparation ~
Today I have made my first ever Banana Loaf ~ DH has road tested it and given it the thumbs up! I used a recipe my sister sent me back when DH and I were newly married. I don't suppose she thought it would take me over 4 years to try it out, but I … Continue reading Banana Loaf
~ A new bag can lift the spirits ~
Shimelle, in her Blogging for Scrapbookers guide, wants to know today how my 2010 is looking so far. I've thought about this for most of this afternoon and I came to the conclusion that, taken as a whole, it's been pretty pants.Why's that, you ask? In a nutshell ~ my MIL's Alzheimer's has dramatically and … Continue reading How The New Year Looks
This week's Pink Saturday GiveAway winner is Tricia over at Altered Schoolmarm ~ congratulations! I've been by your blog and left a message. There will be another GiveAway this coming Saturday, so do stop by then.
~ Ever hopeful ~I can't remember the last time I bought a Lottery ticket, but something prompted me to do so this week. To counter balance the odds of not winning, I've also put a £1 in DS's piggy bank!(That black & white photo is me in 1972 ~ Sib had used me to play … Continue reading 26/365
Here's just a taster of what will become next Saturday's Pink Saturday GiveAway. I'm using My Mind's Eye 'Penny Lane' range, which is just lush and eminently strokeable! More later this week ...
Yours truly is off to the cinema this evening (on a school night, as well) to see Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin in It's Complicated. The trailer looks good and there have been some great reviews, so I'm hopeful.By the way, the Sunday Times (Style section) described Alec Baldwin as 'FOF', which apparently translates as … Continue reading It’s Complicated …