Friday, 4 May 2012

Men and their cars!

 Afternoon folks, gosh it's bitter here today, how can you have a couple of beautiful Sunny days and then this! Sleet and a howling gale, that's N.E. Scotland for you. A slow start for me today, dare I say it! I'm still in me jammies, I know, shocking, can't get the body to get going today but not going to lie down any longer, off to stretch my body back into some kind of life. Have a new stamp I'm dying to try out for a special occasion next month so hope everything goes to plan, Have it stored in my head but that doesn't always follow through.
Weather doesn't look promising for the May Day weekend, have my grandson on Saturday and the men folk are at long last going to pull down the back porch. Taken me four years to get hubby organised. Mmnnn, not holding my breath how long the new extension takes. Now, if it was a new farm building, things would be running along just dandy and up yesterday lol! Hope you all have a lovely May day weekend.
Okay, my card, was given these photos to make this birthday card. Thought the Easel shape would show them off  and the fact I could use more papers as didn't want to clutter up the area where the photos where to go. This wee man loves his granda's car so think he'll be real chuffed he's at the helm, gosh, that's a boat, mean wheel on this one. Edited it in Paint shop pro.


Making Memories - Cheeky papers
Memory Box Die
Nestie Die embossed with brick effect folder


And finally, look what the posty brought this morning. A  parcel from Brenda at Stampalot. Was a top three in their birthday bash for April. Brenda said, nothing much but I was thrilled with my prize, just gorgeous. the wee card, hand made roses, ribbons  and yummieeeeee pins! Sorry, no one will be getting these! Going to make a special memory piece just for me. 


 Would like to enter challenges

P.S. by the way I am dressed now lol!
bye for now





x

11 comments:

carol said...

super card Carolann, x carol

Doreen said...

Love your gorgeous card Carol,congrats on your lovely win.xxx

kath said...

super cute card carol...one happy little dude indeed and join the run over by a train club...crikey I'm in need of lots of WD40 after last night's altered art hooligan night at The Papeterie...stay warm and snuggly...hugs kath xxx

Susan Flynn said...

Your grandson will love it! Its nice to have a lazy day sometimes me thinks!! Enjoy your prize and have a good weekend x

Catherine said...

Fab card, such a cool idea...

Carol said...

Hi Carol, it's freezing here too! Love your card and what fab goodies to win. Carol x

Rach83 said...

You've definitely shown off those photos to their best. Great idea to change the numberplate. Love your papers too.

Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky Challenges. Hope you'll be back with us again soon, jammies optional!

Rachel x

Wendy said...

This is fabulous Carol and congrats on win, lovely goodies...enjoy the weekend.
Wendy xx

katemcb said...

Fab card for Cole hes such a cool dude x

Jackie said...

What a delightful card, so sweet. I love your Ruby Anniversay one too, it's gorgeous :o)
Jackie xx

Kat said...

Great card Carol. Love that photo. I have a photo of Oliver next to a Lotus Elise that his Daddy bought - my son-in-law is always buying and selling cars! He couldn't wait for Daddy to come home from work to take him out in the car. Oliver loves anything with wheels!! Easel card really shows off the photo.

I'm a bit behind with visiting since my laptop is at the repair shop and I'm using my iPad......with varying success!

Kat xx

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