The Get to Work Book

When I rebranded this blog, I decided to use a dedicated planner for potential blog post ideas.  One that ran like a diary, but had enough space for jottings, draft posts and the general minutiae required to run a reasonably well organised blog. I settled on the Get to Work book as my planner.  Which is actually faintly … Continue reading The Get to Work Book

Scrapbooking | What I’ve Been Working On

As someone who scrapbooks pretty much every day and regularly shares what I've created on my Instagram feed, I haven't shared a lot here of late.  With December arriving on Friday and the advent (intended pun, ahem) of December Daily, here's a look at a few of the recently completed pages now gracing assorted albums around … Continue reading Scrapbooking | What I’ve Been Working On

Bloggers’ Lunch

If you believe everything you hear/read, blogging is on the decline.  Something to do with people no longer having the concentration levels to read and digest a post of more than a few words.  I disagree, although I recognise that my number of regular readers and commenters has decreased this year.  I believe that the blogging … Continue reading Bloggers’ Lunch

Weekend Retreat | What Did I Make?

Aside from all but finishing the Traveler's Notebook about our exploits in Sapin,I managed to make a whopping 11 scrapbook pages over the course of two days! Four were 12x12 pocket pages, three were 8.5x11 (a size I'd challenged myself to produce) and the remainder were 12x12(three were double-page spreads and one was a single-page spread). That's what I … Continue reading Weekend Retreat | What Did I Make?

This Weekend I …

... indulged my love of scrapbooking, in a room full of like-minded ladies ... and it was amazing!There'll be more later this week about  the sort of things I made/produced,but let me share the venue with you first.We were based on the glorious campus of theRoyal Agricultural University in Gloucestershire.It was so gorgeous that I immediately … Continue reading This Weekend I …

This Weekend I …

Another week has passed by without receiving any Happy Mail,so we'll skip directly to the memo about the weekend.It was my best friend's son's birthday on Saturdayand we marked it with a visit to the Cotswold Water Park.I can't even begin to tell how wonderful it was!There's a lot of truth in the expression, "friends are … Continue reading This Weekend I …