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Take it In 

18 Apr 18

Another layout about our trip to Liverpool.

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Summer Scrapbooking 

16 Apr 18

This photo was taken in the middle of summer down in Dorset a few years ago, so I thought it was about time I got them into my album.

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Albert Dock 

14 Apr 18

Just over a year ago, Kev and I took a half term trip to Liverpool, and on our first day we headed for Albert Dock.

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No Signal 

12 Apr 18

There we were, in a village and Bay mile from anywhere, that had been abandoned for over seventy years, and still Harry was looking for a signal for his mobile phone! The papers and speech bubble are by Paige Evans (I never thought I would use them!).

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10 Apr 18

A few years ago, we took a trip around Poole harbour on a boat which dropped us on Brownsea Island.

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8 Apr 18

Hello! I’m back after a horrific bout of tonsillitis just in time for the Easter holiday.

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A Day in Lyme 

2 Apr 18

Harry took this photo of Kev and I in Lyme a couple of years ago in the park overlooking the bay.

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A Final page 

31 Mar 18

This layout is made up of scraps from the first kit I put together fro Shimelle’s recent Clear the Scrap Desk.

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A Family Picnic 

29 Mar 18

I have continued to work away on my ‘Clear the Scarp Desks’ class by Shimelle to get lots of photos and a mountain of stash into my albums.

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Another birthday layout 

27 Mar 18

I made a second page about my eldest daughter’s recent birthday, this time using a pair of silly photos.

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A New Start 

25 Mar 18

My daughter has made some big changes in her life this year, and her birthday layout journals about them.

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New Year’s Eve 

23 Mar 18

The end of the old year and the start of something new.

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21 Mar 18

We spent Christmas Day with my sister and her family this year, and I love this photo I took of her with her boys.

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19 Mar 18

My sister rescued a little tortoiseshell cat a while ago and I took lots of photos of her on Christmas Day as we spent the day with her family.

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17 Mar 18

With it snowing again today, I thought I would make a page using photos I took back on the first of March this year.

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Cocktail fun! 

13 Mar 18

On Christmas Day we had great fun making (and drinking) a good few cocktails.

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Mother’s Day cards. 

11 Mar 18

I used a new Altenew stamp set to make the cards for Mothering Sunday, one for my mum, the other for my mother-in-law.

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50 Today 

8 Mar 18

My ‘baby’ brother was 50 just before Christmas and we made a big day of it.

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6 Mar 18

Although is is almost 3 months since panto season ended, I managed to get my panto page completed at last today.

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Snow Day 

4 Mar 18

It’s been a long winter, and this page reminds me of the start of it.

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2 Mar 18

We had a visit between Christmas and New Year from a good friend with her children.

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Mexican Day Out 

28 Feb 18

Just before Christmas each year, the ladies of my family celebrate with a lunch and a few drinks together.

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Christmas Morning 2017 

26 Feb 18

A multi photo layout of Christmas morning at our house.

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A Shared Birthday 

23 Feb 18

My daughter and her boyfriend share the same birthday, so I made them both a card to celebrate.

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Delivery by Stork. 

18 Feb 18

The last of the old Sizzix die cuts on cards today.