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Scrapping is my passion as it allows me the freedom to express my creative side in many ways.
Interests: music, paper crafts, and reading., altered arts, photography, scrapbooking, sewing, knitting, crochet, fitness
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April showers bring May flowers or so they say but while we wait here's this months sketch and free files for your personal use. Thanks to Francine for doing the layered template. JPG | PDF | PSD Layouts will be... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Ole-Talk
Happy Spring! Here's a reminder of this month's sketch. And my layout I am more than ready for spring after the terrible winter we have had here in the north east. At least I dodged the snow storm earlier this... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2014 at Ole-Talk
As I look out my window and see the sun trying to peek out through the snow that is falling, I think to myself yes it is definitely March in New England (lol). Happy March to everyone. Here's the sketch... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2014 at Ole-Talk
It has been a while since I shared any of my baking adventures so here's a round up of some of my baking over the last few months. Gluten Free Orange Cream Cupcakes {Recipe} made for a birthday party. Brain... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2014 at Ole-Talk
LOL! Hi! Great to connect with another Grenadian! Thanks for stopping by.
The year is moving along and I can't believe that is already the end of February and time for the reveal of our layouts. Here's a reminder of the sketch that we used this month. I had selfies on the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2014 at Ole-Talk
Well guess what? It's snowing again! For those of you snowed in today I can't think of a better way to spend the day than using the sketch below and getting your crafting on. Here are links to the various... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2014 at Ole-Talk
LOL! Thanks!
Toggle Commented Feb 5, 2014 on My Breakup with Winter at Ole-Talk
That’s it!! I have had it! I am officially breaking up with winter! I refuse to participate any more (arms crossed, shaking head). I mean how could something this beautiful to look at be so damn annoying. I am done... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2014 at Ole-Talk
Here's a look back at the sketch that we are using this month. Here is my take on it! What I love about this layout is that I did not use any patterned paper. I created my borders using washi... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2014 at Ole-Talk
Now that the holidays are over and life is settling back to its normal pace I can share some of what I accomplished over the season. I was determined this year to give as many handmade gifts as I could... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2014 at Ole-Talk
Happy Happy 2014!!! Yes I am back after a short break from blogging and no better way to kick of the year than with our first 2014 sketch. I think subconsciously I knew what photos I wanted to use for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2014 at Ole-Talk
Is it really December already! Where did the year go! We decided to post this week as last Thursday was Thanksgiving in the US and we are not going to do a sketch for December. So this reveal will be... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2013 at Ole-Talk
Love this! What a great idea!
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In case you did not know this about me I am a big list maker. I always have some sort of notebook, journal or notepad with me that has some list on it. I even started a Bullet Journal a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2013 at Ole-Talk
Here's the sketch we will be using for our November layouts! You can find the various formats of the sketch through these links: JPG | PDF | PSD Join us in two weeks for the reveal! Humm...and looks like I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Ole-Talk
Technically it is November but we finally got our layouts based on the October sketch completed. Here's a reminder of the sketch that we used. With the weather tuning cold when I came across these photos I just had to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Ole-Talk
Sorry I am a day late with my post but I was travelling for work and then making cupcakes last night for the annual Pumpkinpalooza going here at RISD today. Lots of pumpkin goodies, apple cider and of course pumpkin... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Ole-Talk
I seem to have a particular love for making things for my neck. I think it is because I hate having a cold neck in the fall and winter. So when I saw this cowl that my sister had made... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2013 at Ole-Talk
Those would be perfect to make draw string bag(s) for my knitting projects.
Toggle Commented Oct 3, 2013 on Fabric Stash Giveaway at The Train To Crazy
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I would make some patchwork pot holders or maybe a patchwork tote bag! So many possibilities.
Toggle Commented Oct 2, 2013 on Fabric Stash Giveaway #1 at The Train To Crazy
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As you may have figured out by now I love making knitted and crochet toys! You may remember this one that I made for my nephew for his birthday earlier this year. The original plan was to make and send... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2013 at Ole-Talk
Happy fall! It's crazy to think that September is already at an end. Well here's the layout for this month based on the sketch below. I have to admit that this is not a new layout. I kinda spaced on... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2013 at Ole-Talk
And we are back!! Summer vacations are over, moves have been completed and the beginning of fall is in the air. New sketch for this month. We will be posting our take on it in a couple weeks so hope... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2013 at Ole-Talk
Lovely! That color is just fantastic!
Toggle Commented Sep 9, 2013 on Gone Cowl Crazy, Back Never at Callaloo Soup
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