What could be more joyful than the King's Coronation earlier this month! (Yes, I do realise that not everyone in the United Kingdom supports the idea of monarchy.) I scraplifted a grid design from the recent Crop in the Country and am more than happy with the finished result. 🙂
Recording 2023’s One Little Word | Joyful – April
The most joyful event of April has been our Australian visitors. You may recall me telling you that one of the visitors was Kay's granddaughter. 🙂 The patterned paper and embellishments are from Doodlebug Design's latest range, Over the Rainbow.
Recording 2023’s One Little Word | Joyful – March
Imagine my joy when I learned that The Colombian would be in Jersey City, just across the Hudson River from Manhattan, at the same time I would be enjoying my solo visit to the Big Apple. Luckily for me, she had an evening free to join me for Manhattans in Manhattan. 🙂 FYI, neither of … Continue reading Recording 2023’s One Little Word | Joyful – March
Recording 2023’s One Little Word | Joyful – February
Joy was found in February when we celebrated Cachirulo's birthday. I blew the dust off my old wavy cutter from Creative Memories, slicing my thumb open in the process. The papers are the In Print range by Vicki Boutin.
Recording 2023’s One Little Word | Joyful – January
What could be more joyful last month than The Boy turning sixteen? I printed my photos in black and white, because I felt that was best, given the brightness of the patterned papers I chose to use - Doodlebug's Party Time range from 2020. The design has been adapted from one I saw on Scrapbooking … Continue reading Recording 2023’s One Little Word | Joyful – January
Me on Monday | 16 January
It was a week of celebrating and of new beginnings. The Boy celebrated a milestone birthday The Boy began work experience. He is working with a film company, one day a week for the whole of this term I had my haircut I had cause to visit the doctor A friend joined Tilly and me … Continue reading Me on Monday | 16 January
One Little Word 2023 | Joyful
Twenty twenty three marks my/our 13th year of One Little Word. This year’s word was not difficult to pin down – the word "joy" popped into my head in late December and made itself at home. But the more I thought about it, the more I heard Marie Kondo talking about "sparking joy." Joy became joyful. Life … Continue reading One Little Word 2023 | Joyful