Sunday, 27 September 2015


Its a very special birthday this week over at 
We are 3 years old!
To celebrate we are having a BLOG HOP...

And to mark this special occasion there are some FABULOUS crafty gifts up for grabs...
The main prize is £50 worth of Stamping Up Goodies of your choice!!!!  AMAZING
and all you have to do to be in a chance of winning is be a follower of Glitter N Sparkle

But that's not all.....
and all of us on the DT are offering individual candy

Here is what I am offering as candy to win
A Embellishment Attic Bow maker, ribbon, tape pens, tape, flowers, kanban toppers with matching card stock, Hunkydory toppers, gems and Joanna Sheen Thomas Kinkade Xmas decoupage sheets.

Not forgetting that there is a challenge this week
Challenge 156 "Add lots of Glitter/A Sparkly charm
Lots of fabulous sponsors: Sunsational Stamps, Stitchy Bear Digi outlet,

My gorgeous image that I got to choose is from
I coloured the beautiful image in with Promarkers and used glamour dust on her veil.
I used pink and silver glitter sheets, Tonic Dies and punches to create this weeks card, Gems and charm are from my own stash.

Right its time to BLOG HOP

You start at the Glitter 'N' Sparkle Challenge Blog
and become a follower,
(you don't have to enter the challenge
to take part in the Blog Hop).
Then visit each of the DT Blogs in turn
and follow them and leave them a comment,

they will enter you into a draw to win their candy.

Tracey B
Debby - Thats Me !!!
Kitty Fit Kitty

Facebook Fan Page

Then back to
Glitter N Sparkle Challenge Blog to leave a comment that you have completed them all!!
PHEW !!!

Crafty Hugs
Debby xxx

Sunday, 20 September 2015

Birthday Bonanza !!

Morning All
Well as the title suggests its birthday bonanza in my household and family this weekend.  Yesterday it was my eldest child and daughters 23rd birthday...I still shake my head in disbelief that she's this age. A beautiful young lady but somehow I cant get it out of my mind-set that she is still my little sweet baby girl with the blonde hair and chubby squeezable cheeks!!  She will hate me for saying it on here but I still do see her as that!  And to top the weekend off it is my mummy's birthday today...67 years we off out jointly celebrating the both of them!
Thought I would share with you a little montage of pictures of her

And as it is Sunday again...its also time for a new challenge over at
This weeks theme is
and the fab sponsors are:
Day for Daisys - $12 GC
Oddball Art - 3 images
Limited Run Stamps - 3 images

The lovely image I chose to work with this week is from
Oddball Art - Lazy Louise in polka dot bathtub

Have made good use of this beautiful image as it is going to be my mummy's birthday card!

And as always am entering my card into a few challenges:

Penny's Paper Challenge - anything goes
C.R.A.F.T Challenge - add some bling

Right am off to carry on celebrating!

Happy Crafting
Debby xx

Sunday, 13 September 2015

Fizzing Fun

Hello...Sunday flies around way too fast!!  Had a hectic week as always ...back into the swing at work...card group on a Thursday morning and back on antibiotics for the umpteenth time this year...but all cope able as still on a high from seeing my other passion in life Bucks Fizz (well formerly of but that's a very long story!)  was an absolute blast at Leeds City Variety (gorgeous venue) some great company old and new Fizz friends and pure nostalgia with a pure Bucks Fizz gig all the classics and some rarer songs and yes even still ripping off their skirts to Making Your Mind Up...34 years after winning the Eurovision in 1981...ahhh the memories!

Any how's it is Sunday so its time for a new challenge over  at GLITTER N SPARKLE...the theme this week is ....Use Something beginning with a G ...glitter, green, gems, grey, grass and so on!

Lots of sponsors this week offering prizes:
 Di's digi Designs - $12 gift certificate
The Stamping Boutique - 3 images 4 if using their image on winning card
Morgans Artworld - 3 images

My lovely image this week is from
Reminds me a little of my beautiful furry baby Milly!!
And here is a picture of my lovely gorgeous baby girl, Milly

We look forward to seeing your work at Glitter N Sparkle and good luck!

Am entering my card into a few challenges

Happy crafting
Debby xx

Sunday, 6 September 2015

Hi ho ......back to work I go!

Morning all .....yep as the title says its back to work time for me ....albeit a little late...was only off for 2 weeks but I ended up with a very nasty cut on my leg (from one of our dogs chains I got caught up in and garroted!) that got infected quite badly so could not return to work as originally planned...but happily now all healing well thanks to lots of lovely antibiotics so I returned to work Friday just gone...and already feels like I haven't been away at all!
And as always the time flies...already Sunday again so means one thing in blogland and thats Challenge time over at

Lovely sponsors this week are:
Lacy Sunshine - 3 images
Crafty Sentiments - 3 images
Ikes Art - 3 images

The very gorgeous image I got to choose this week is from 
such a beautiful image...really loved working with this one!
I used my Promarkers to colour her.  Background paper is a wedding script design from my own stash.
The punch used is from Stamping Up 
Sentiment from Lily of the valley and flowers and gems from again my own stash.

Am entering my card into a few challenges:

Look forward to seeing your work over at Glitter N Sparkle in this weeks challenge
Happy crafting
Debby xx