Scrapbooking in 2021 | Completing the Ascension Island Album

I've reached the point in the Asi Album where I'm happy to call it done. The majority of the pages are Project Life style - there are only ten traditional 12x12 spreads - and I like the look and feel of having mixed things up. ๐Ÿ™‚ The Best Friend asked me how I remembered so … Continue reading Scrapbooking in 2021 | Completing the Ascension Island Album

Scrapbooking in 2021 | Off The Grid

Regular readers will know that I don't do fussy scrapbooking (unless I'm in a class at a scrapbooking retreat) and I have a soft spot for a good old fashioned grid design. My current go-to-grid-design was first seen by me on Instagram (look for snap.scrap.repeat) - I can see it being used a lot. ๐Ÿ™‚ … Continue reading Scrapbooking in 2021 | Off The Grid

The 100 Day Project | 2021

The creatives behind the 100 Day Project have decided to go early this year, feeling that something positive to look forward to over the Winter of 2021 could only be a good thing. Day 1 is Sunday, 31 January, because the 1st February is a Monday and itโ€™s hard to start a project on a … Continue reading The 100 Day Project | 2021

Project Life Revisited | Weeks 37 and 38

Week 37: Everything this week was centered around The Boy Child returning to school ... ๐Ÿ™‚ Two other highlights were another haircut (which I'm never taking for granted ever again) and a visit to Sywell for a day hanging out with The Brother. Week 38: I picked up the latest offering from J K Rowling … Continue reading Project Life Revisited | Weeks 37 and 38

Polish Airmen in the Battle of Britain | 80th Anniversary Exhibition at the Polish Embassy

The Polish Embassy in London is currently hosting a free exhibition about the many Poles who flew with the RAF and helped defend Britain from the Luftwaffe in the summer and autumn of 1940. With the current Covid-19 restrictions regarding public gatherings , the 20-panel exhibit hangs on the railings of the embassy. The story … Continue reading Polish Airmen in the Battle of Britain | 80th Anniversary Exhibition at the Polish Embassy

Learn Something New Every Day | September 2020 | Days 11-15

September means that the Season of mist and mellow fruitfulness is approaching. It also means that Shimelle is running her annual class, Learn Something New Every Day.As with the previous few years, Iโ€™m recording what Iโ€™ve learned throughout September here. Day 11: Walking the 4 miles to school and back is not a bad way to begin the day. Day … Continue reading Learn Something New Every Day | September 2020 | Days 11-15