Friday, 11 January 2013

Another Negative......and a positive !!

 
It's Friday again and a lovely weekend ahead - John has organised a surprise trip for us all to Edinburgh. I have no idea where we are staying but know that I am having an hour long massage on Sunday morning.....it's my birthday treat.
 
As some of my blogging friends know I lost my MIL last year on my birthday - so this week has been quite tough for us all. On top of this my Dad was diagnosed with Cancer, two weeks before Christmas - he had the tumour removed last Friday and this week has been a rollercoaster for him.....I've been ill with a chest infection all week and am unable to visit him so a weekend away is just what the Doctor ordered.
 
My friend's son shares his birthday with me and I put my new found technique into practice......I'm really impressed !!
 
 


a sneaky peek at the inside
 

a combination

 
 
I'd like to enter the follow challenges
 
MIM122, Anything goes.
FF Jan, Birthday
DBD67, Anything goes
 
 
......and finally a warm welcome to my new follower - yes that's now 33 !!!
 
Thank you for stopping by and leaving all your lovely comments.
 
Hugs
 
Susan x

9 comments:

  1. Oh dear Susan sounds like you have had a horrendous time - a mini break to Edinburgh sounds like just what the doctor ordered! Hope your Dad is ok. Your card is fab and perfect for a 10 year old lad, such a difficult one to make cards for! Enjoy your weekend and massage sounds like you need it xx

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  2. Lovely card, very simple but the effect looks great. Thanks for joining us at FF this month.

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  3. Very clever card, thanks for joining us at Forever Friends. xxx

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  4. Belated happy birthday. Have a super time in Edinburgh. Sorry for the sad time you are going through.
    Your card is super. I spotted you on MIM an came for a closer look. I am so glad that I did.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxx

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  5. hi susan ...sorry your having an awful time
    I hope things get better for you all real soon
    fab card and a great use of negative space...love it
    thanks for joining us at mim and good luck
    tracey x

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  6. This is fabulous. Thank you for sharing this with us at Diva's by Design.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  7. Hope you had a wonderful time in Edinburgh Susan. Sounds like just what you were needing.

    Loving this technique for your cards and fab for kid's cards.

    x

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  8. gorgeous, love the effect the stripey paper has behind the top layer!! Fab idea I must try this one day!! xx

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  9. Gorgeous card....thanks for sharing with Divas by Design!
    xxx Margreet

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