Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life | Amy Krouse Rosenthal

I learned this week that the author Amy Krouse Rosenthal had passed way from Ovarian cancer. She was just 51 years old. Thanks to Cathy Zielske's online classes, I produced two albums based on Amy's book, Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life - Me: The Abridged Version (in 2010) and Him: The Abridged Version (in 2014/15).  Yesterday, I … Continue reading Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life | Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Blog Review | 2015

366 posts in 2015. A large drop in recorded followers. Although disappointing, it's also understandable. My daily life is a round of sameness.  I think it's boring.  It doesn't surprise me that others do too. 232,345 page views in the history of this blog, approximately. Projects I blogged about throughout the year: Project Life: Year … Continue reading Blog Review | 2015

How November Looks

The lovely Sian takes the credit for this post ~ do check out her latest post on what November means to her.******November is for Remembrance.  For Great Uncle Bob and the Darlington boys.November is for digging out the A4 notebook that details all of the Christmas presents purchased and Christmas cards sent since 2001. Some … Continue reading How November Looks

UFOs and WiPs

All crafters have them.Unfinished Objects and Works in Progress.I've been quietly lamenting the fact that I don't seem to have the urge currently to sit down at my desk and make stuff.  You know, nothing fancy, just stuff.  A scrapbook page or two.I did, however, managed to complete two small projects when I was at … Continue reading UFOs and WiPs

Him | The Abridged Version

Back in 2010 I completed Cathy Zielske's online class, Me: The Abridged Version and loved it.It's still one of my favourite albums.I looked at it again this week and realised that I had made a huge error.Lots of entries were cross-referenced to the Royal Air Force, but when I looked at the entries for 'R' … Continue reading Him | The Abridged Version