"What's the thing you want to see or do most in Washington?" I asked, perhaps rather foolishly. "Insult him", he replied.
There's only been one topic on my craft desk of late ... my beloved New York City. A three day visit doesn't make that many pages, so there a few pocket pages and a few double page spreads. There's a generic spread for our 2018 album. And by reusing the design, there's a double spread … Continue reading Scrapping in 2018 #3
February 2018 marked my Blogoversary – a whole ten years of blogging. I recognise that I wasn’t very good in early days, but it still might be fun to look back over the years … In 2013, we were feeling a little flat. In 2011, I shared a thankful thought. In 2010, there was a … Continue reading On This Day
One thing I've noticed about recording my One Little Word in 2018 ... I'm actually appearing in a photo or two. Well, one for now, but it's a start.There was always going to be a spread on New York City and I love how the finished spread looks.If you're looking for some inspiration on Traveler's … Continue reading OLW – Nourish & the Traveler’s Notebook
Let's see if March turned out to be marvellous ...: There was just one day this month when school closed because of heavy snowfall. 270 lengths of the pool in the gym. A better than expected total given that I missed a week because of a heavy cold. 15 scrapbook pages made this month. Most … Continue reading Month in Numbers| March 2018
As of today, 3rd April, I'm taking part in #100dayproject. It's a project designed to unleash your creativity, each and every day for 100 consecutive days. Don't be put off by the length of time the project runs for; the idea is simply to be creative each day. If you're a scrapbooker, like me, … Continue reading 100 Day Project
I've always thought that Lord Trenchard had a warped sense of humour when he founded the Royal Air Force on 1st April, 1918. The centenary has been on my radar for a while, obviously, and throughout March I attempted to gather up any photos of me in my uniform. Of course, because I served in … Continue reading The RAF at 100
~ window of Barnes and Noble, 5th Avenue, New York City ~ The Great Alone by Kristen Hannah (on Kindle): I loved, loved, loved this story and whipped through it over a few evenings. I think it's the first time I've read a novel where you might consider the setting (no spoiler: it's set in … Continue reading For The Love of Books | Currently Reading March 2018
And what of the journal I took to New York City earlier this month? I'm pleased to say that 1) it's finished, 2) it's looking quite fat and 3) it's looking rather dishevelled.And I love that last bit. Travel journals are meant to look a little ragged, a little beaten up. They're with you on … Continue reading New York City | The Journal
"Can we go and see that new film with Ohmy Whiffy in, please?"