Category Archives: Baby and Kids

Gruffalo Birthday Card

By | November 12, 2015

Hi there This ‘lady of leisure’ has been slack again in the blogging department but I’ll think you’ll like todays post. Our neighbours son turned 3 last month and had a ‘Gruffalo’ themed birthday party.  For those of you who don’t have young children and have never read a Gruffalo story book you need to… Read More »

Happy 5th Birthday Jake

By | May 18, 2015

Hi there Last Tuesday our neighbours eldest son turned 5 and headed off to school 🙂  He had a great first day and is still enjoying it. At the moment he’s really into Ninja Turtles which was the theme for his party.  So I’ve kept with the theme for our card to him.  I CASED… Read More »

Happy Birthday Dominic

By | April 15, 2015

Hi there It’s funny – if you hold on to things long enough they will come back into fashion.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are back! Over the weekend I helped my neighbour make TMNT birthday invites for Mr 5 – he’s really into them.  Then I needed to make a card for a friends four… Read More »

Happy Birthday Elise

By | December 28, 2014

Hi there I hope you all had a lovely Christmas – ours was very relaxed spending time with the family.  The tree and all the Christmas decorations are now packed away and I’ve made a start on cleaning my craft space ready for the New Year.  I started on the cupboard and found a plastic… Read More »

Sweet Treat Cups

By | September 21, 2014

Hi there I’m a bit late showing you this but this is the card I taught the other week at my card class.  The theme was ‘a card for a boy’.  This could actually be for anyone – just change the colours to suit. I didn’t have any DSP that was appropriate for a boy… Read More »

Whale of a card

By | March 30, 2014

Hi there We’ve had another beautiful day here in Auckland – it’s been lovely and warm and we are about to head out for a walk and enjoy the last of the day. One of the guys at work became a dad for the second time – a little boy this time.  Here is the… Read More »

Happy Birthday Seb

By | January 13, 2014

Hi there Tomorrow our friends eldest son turns 8 so this evening I dropped down his card and little gift.  Normally the kids are in bed when I go but with it being school holidays they were still up.  Mr 8 answered the door and quickly told me ‘It’s my birthday tomorrow’.   He was… Read More »

Last post for 2013

By | December 31, 2013

Hi there Well here we are on the last day of 2013.  It’s been a year of change – some good and some not so good.  The positives are I attended my first convention in May and had a ball, I started a new job in July and love it and we paid off our… Read More »

Birthday catch ups

By | August 23, 2013

Hi there Well I’m a little bit (well actually quite a bit) behind in my blogging at the moment.  This card was given back in May for our neighbours son who turned 3. Can you guess what we gave him as a present?  Jake’s a bit little for the Lego set we got so his… Read More »