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ICAD 2017, highlights so far

ICAD 2017, highlights so far

As I said in my last post, I’m taking part in this year’s Index Card a Day challenge, and really hoping to manage to finish it with all 61 cards completed. After two weeks I’m still going well, and have some definite favourite (and not so […]

ICAD 2017

ICAD 2017

ICAD stands for Index Card a Day, it’s a creative challenge by Tammy at Daisy Yellow, in which you endeavour to decorate one index card each day for the entire two months of June and July. It might sound easy to some people, but when life […]

Minions for Mr Underfoot

Minions for Mr Underfoot

About a week before Christmas we visited the Animal Welfare League shelter at Kemp’s Creek, so L & R could adopt a kitten each. It’s something we’ve talked about for years, but first we were renting and then our little house was already cramped. Imagine it with two […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Here’s to 2014! It’s going to be a great one, I can feel it! We had a quiet Chrissy and NYE at home and let the kiddo’s stay up until midnight for the first time – and they both made it! (although only just, in […]

where the past five months went

where the past five months went

So, without bringing anyone down, I wanted to share what we’ve been through in the last 12mths. I know I’m not the only one who suffers on-and-off with depression and it’s important that our stories are shared. This could be a bit of a long […]

Make Waves!

Make Waves!

It’s time to stop worrying about what other people think and just have fun! More finger painting fun with this girlie, and although she’s not quite as loose as the last two I’m still quite happy with her. I’m not quite sure whether she’s actually […]

Birthday party + school assignments = no art to speak of

Birthday party + school assignments = no art to speak of

In the last two weeks, with lots of help from hubby, I… did a big spring clean (even though it’s Autumn here) held a 9th birthday party at home for R (hence, the cleaning) completed two-and-a-half major yr7 assignments with L slept a lot to […]