Too much fudge is never enough…

One of my daughter’s friends was just about to celebrate a milestone birthday.  Sally is allergic to cocoa butter and so can not have a lot of the chocolate that is available in the shops.  We have worked out the cooking chocolate that we can use in my fudge recipe that you can find here.Continue reading “Too much fudge is never enough…”

The joy of giving!

Welcome back to the school term for 3 out of 4 of my kids!  My eldest starts University this year, how crazy is that? I’ve loved Scrapbooking for a long time but the main thing that hooked me into Stampin’ Up! was the ideas for gift packaging.  With four kids in school I’m always keenContinue reading “The joy of giving!”

Christmas Countdown – Project 92

How are you finding this refresh of my blog posts? I hope it is helping you to be inspired for Christmas! I have made heaps of these Santa Boxes, as you can see they use the Big Shot Top Note Die, along with the Fancy Favour Box.  I have used some of the retired BlushContinue reading “Christmas Countdown – Project 92”

A super quick Thank You.

This card was perfect for me, I liked the simple design, it was a chance to showcase the new In Colours AND it is so quick to make… The new colours are Primrose Petals, Raspberry Ripple, Midnight Muse, Gumball Green and Summer Starfruit.  I have used the Butterfly Wings Embosslit with some Rhinestones which isContinue reading “A super quick Thank You.”

Teacher appreciation

I knew it was going to be teacher appreciation day while Pete I were in the US so I needed to organise the gifts before we left.  In my usual fashion of never making things easy for my self I decided it would be cute to make these decorated magnets…  They have of course beenContinue reading “Teacher appreciation”

I feel the need…the need for SPEED!

I couldn’t resist allocating a masculine card to Steph for our launch.  She seems to design them effortlessly, but I have been warned that she is now on Masculine card strike…may have to bribe her with fudge next time! Stamp Set: Need for Speed. Petite Pairs. Cardstock/Ink Colours: Basic Grey, Poppy Parade, Basic Black, WhisperContinue reading “I feel the need…the need for SPEED!”