Monthly Archives: November 2012

December Daily – focusing the mind

Just wanted to pop a few thoughts down on ‘paper’ to help focus and calm my mind before December begins. This is my fifth year doing December Daily and for the past four of those I have waited impatiently for … Continue reading

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Tied fabric wreath

At long last I finished this wreath that was started last November. Inspired by a couple of photographs here and here. I used a double hoop metal wreath ring that florists would use to make a foliage wreath. When I … Continue reading

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Weekly layout – number forty two

Welcome to the forty second layout in the series. Not a California layout this week but a little story about Buddy. A photo from last year was a good one to use because a) I love this photo and b) … Continue reading

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Strictly A-maz-ing

Lucky, lucky, lucky. That was me last weekend at Wembley Arena watching the filming of Strictly Come Dancing. Thanks to my BFF getting tickets for the show we were on the spot for all the action. It was truly amazing, … Continue reading

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The click tick list – update

It has been a while since I did anything from my list. And although I can’t cross this entry off yet I have a progress report. Eat at 5 new to us Vegetarian Restaurants While we were away in California … Continue reading

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The letter B

It took some time for me to delve into Pintrest. I don’t usually ‘get’ that kind of stuff but I loved looking at other pins and re-pinning, building a theme on a board and looking at them all sat there … Continue reading

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The garden in November

It’s been a while since I shared photographs of the garden so here are a few I took this morning. This last one is just what I take photos for. I was taking a shot of the fallen apples and … Continue reading

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Weekly layout – week forty one

Welcome to week forty one. You guessed it – more California photographs this week. The story of our journey on the Coast Starlight. I wanted to use all the photos shown and knew they wouldn’t fit on one 12 x … Continue reading

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25 Books – number 18

You know when you are just in the mood for a murder mystery? Well I picked this one off the bookshelf because that’s the mood I was in. This was my second Lord Peter Whimsey story and I liked it … Continue reading

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Project Life – update

Coming back to normal life from a fantastic holiday I find incredibly hard. Hence my little note about reality in the pages for 1-7 October. I added some birthday cards into a  6 x 12 page protector. You can just … Continue reading

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