Thursday, December 18, 2008


.........where did the last two months go? Starting this at the craziest time of the year probably wasn't the best idea I've ever had. How can it be Christmas already? Despite the fact that I started making Christmas cards in October, I still didn't get them all done in time to mail them out and therefore was forced to commit one of the biggest stamping crimes - I sent out store bought cards (gasps of horror!!) Here is one of the cards I did manage to make using The Angel Company's "Perky Penguin's" set. The sentiment is from a retired SU set whose name has slipped my mind. If you look closely, you will also see the liberal use of Stickles - what Christmas card is complete without them?

Monday, October 6, 2008

The last holdout?

Am I the last person in the world to start a blog? There's a whole big club of bloggers out there and I've been holding out because I don't have time to learn how to do this. Well, no more! Here it is, I'm an official blogger!

Why Tartan Magnolias? Because I'm originally from Scotland and have made my home here in the south and Steel Magnolias is one of my favorite movies, so it all seemed to come together very well - and why not? I had to call it something!

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