Category Archives: Baby and Kids

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 »

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 »