Valencia is Spain's third city, after Madrid and Barcelona, and the Old Town in particular is well worth a visit. Take a look ... Valencia's Old Town is easy to explore and many roads are pedestrian only. We spent several happy hours simply roaming the narrow streets and alleyways. Well, I say several happy hours, … Continue reading Valencia’s Old Town | Photos
Earlier this month, we nipped over to Valencia in Spain to see friends. Along with supplies for The Boy Child's Summer Scrapbook, I packed a traveler's notebook. The Boy Child managed to keep on top of his project better then I did, perhaps because mine is more detailed.At the time of drafting this post, I … Continue reading Summer Holiday | Traveler’s Notebook
Have you heard that expression, "What's need got to do with it?" That was me recently, right at the moment I clicked 'buy'.I have an ongoing 12x12 album for our travels this year (New York City, Washington, DC and Jersey). I use a Traveler's Notebook for a spot of scrapbooking on the road. I have … Continue reading Summer Scrapbook
This month has seen me finally wrapping up an outstanding project ... some six months or so since our return from Spain, and I've added the final page to our holiday album. Because, tapas. And who could resist those cute embellishments?I made a page about The Boy Child's coffee and books remark. Ferrari: Under … Continue reading Scrapping in 2018 #2
Mary-Lou of Patio Postcardsis hosting the third of three link-ups today for this year'sPhotography Scavenger Hunt.(As she lives in Canada, you might want to wait until afternoonhere in the UK before heading over there.) You can see the full list here.My Link #1 is here and Link #2 is here.Here's what I was missing:4) A zig zag.6) A pipe.9) … Continue reading Photography Scavenger Hunt | Link Up #3
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?
One thing that I was determined to complete during the weekend retreat was my Traveler's Notebook about our recent visit to Spain.See that cake? It was made by one of the delegates and it was there on my work space as an incentive/reward for me finishing the TN. It was a Chocolate Orange cupcake and it was delicious.I … Continue reading Traveler’s Notebook | Spain | Complete
During last week's blogging hiatus, I took delivery of my favourite kindof Happy Mail: travel guides.We've booked a week in Spain over the summer, thanks to lovely friendsissuing an invitation to stay with them for a long weekend.So, three nights in Valencia and two nights in Barcelona either side.I may have agreed to take The … Continue reading Memos: Mail : Me