Thursday, April 9, 2009


Yes it's true No posts for a month and now 2 in a few days .... dont think i can keep this pace up but ...

Anyhoo just wanted to let you know that i am running the BUILD IT UP COMPETITION ROUND 2 at Scrapbook Capital - the best darn scrappin website on the net!!!!

Go over and check it out in the Competition section of the Forum - all the details are there.

Its fun, its easy and you can win a geat prize so be in it!!

Here is the card I made as an example - the requirement this week is PATTERNED PAPER - which you can see is the predominant element of this card

Now im off to check out Scrapbook Capitals shop because there is 15% off - already loooooooow prices until midnight!!!!

Monday, April 6, 2009

WHERE HAVE I BEEN ?????????????????

Mmm long time no post huh?
Well that's the hectic life of a school teacher :)
Lets see what has been going on in my life the last month.

WORK WISE- Assessing the Year 1s in overarm throw, and teaching kicking skills, Y4-6 skills off high jump, relay and hurdles, conducted the school cross country races, district sports trials, meeting after meeting ... god i love them!!!, booked buses for all next term's events, had lunchtime newcombe games for my Y3 talented and enrichment students, running club sessions at recesses - geez no wonder i havent updated this blog!!!

HOMEWISE - Visited vet for 6 monthly check up for Oliver and Moses our senior pussos, clean bill of health
Moses has his weight down from 6.3 to 5.7kg - yay Moses.

Got them both microchipped on the councils microchipping day - $25 each
Nitro is already chipped.

Had a few nice dinners out in Berwick - 81, Ambrosia, The Courthouse.

Then off to Fedeles in Glen Waverley on my B'day for dinner. Craig gave me a scrapping voucher and some beautiful roses. Out with the family later in the week for dinner in Wantirna at The Top Paddock - spoilt with more pressies - Dvds, vouchers, books, perfume from the Body Shop, scrapbook mag subscription, and more.

Also have been getting a lot of scrapping done - the handbag album and LO for Lorrie for the Fair

April Cybercrop challenges at Scrap Cap

CJ challenges pages

Then the scrapping came to a halt when we got the Wii off Layby on Sunday ......... many hours spent playing Wii Sport - love bowling - I am sooo bad at baseball , getting there with the tennis and pretty good at golf - havent tried boxing. Love the Word Coach too and Big Beach Sports - where so far I have whopped Craig at Beach Volleyball -- and he plays very well IRL!!!

Spent ages - whislt Craig played a War game - looking up reviews of Wii games on the Internet. Just so i know what to buy!!
Really can get sucked into cant ya!!!!

This week on hols so have a few appointments to keep and have the family coming over for Easter Sunday for Lunch . Need to get into the garden to clean up a bit for that and cooking for the lunch is on the agenda too!!
There I think that makes up for not a lot of posting over the past month :)