Category Archives: Baby and Kids

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 »

Happy Birthday Dominic

By | April 15, 2013

Hi there Friends of ours youngest son turns 2 today.  He is mad on lawn mowers (and guitars) so I thought I’d make him a lawn mower themed card and something special.  I checked out good old Google and this is what I found.  A wonderful creation by Lorri Heiling so I just had to buy… Read More »

Team Swaps – Seasonal Catalogue

By | February 18, 2013

Hi there On Saturday our team had it’s regular training session.  These are always so much fun – lots of catching up, laughing, eating and business help 🙂  Most sessions we do swaps and this time our swaps used products from the new Seasonal Catalogue.  Swaps are a great way of getting different ideas for… Read More »

Lego Card

By | January 17, 2013

Hi there One of the perks of being a Stampin Up demo are the resources we receive – access to a world wide site for demos to showcase their cards and projects, bi-monthly magazine full of ideas, great tutorials and so much more.  Today’s card is a CASE from a US demo that I saw… Read More »

Freshly Made Sketches

By | November 12, 2012

Hi there I love the stamp set I Dig You and it’s great for boys cards.  My friends son is turning 4 this week so out it came again. I’ve used the sketch from Freshly Made Sketches to help me out.  None of my circle punches were big enough to fit the image so I’ve used my… Read More »

Embellished Events Baby Cards

By | November 2, 2012

Hi there I’m slowly getting ink to the new stamp sets I bought last month.  Here are baby cards I made on behalf of work for two guys who have recently become fathers again. I used my markers to ink up the image so that I could have multiple colours on the one stamp.  I… Read More »

Welcome New Baby

By | October 7, 2012

Hi there One of the guys at work has become a dad again to a beautiful little girl.  I’m so glad I bought this set when it was in the Autumn/Winter mini – it’s had a bit of ink time but will see a lot more soon as I have at least another 4 baby… Read More »

Baby Shower

By | September 22, 2012

Hi there My best friend’s daughter is having her baby shower today.  Unfortunately I won’t be able to attend (I’m in the US) but I have made a card and left a gift for the day. I’ve used the rattle stamp from the Button Buddies set except I didn’t want to hide the ‘rattle’ part… Read More »