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Sunday, 27 April 2014

Hello after a long absence

Hello sweet .bloggers,

It seems such a long while since I blogged and trust me when I say that I have been missing it so.
Life has been rather busy of late with some great challenges which have kept me from blogging. On the good side, Aleeza's arm is healing well and my Mum is here to visit. 

Here is my card to show you - a rather humble card since the rose has been by yours truly with an ordinary paper napkin. The sentiment is hand written and and the flourishes as well as the tag has been die cut from a carton. Recycling and me often strike a happy medium.



I am yearning to come and visit your blogs and I hope I can find time to do that soon,

Monica 

11 comments:

ALWAYS WITH A SENTIMENT. said...

Hello Lovely Monica. Life gets so busy for everyone and you must do what is important first. I love your gorgeous card and so pleased that Aleeza is on the mend now.
You take care of yourself sweetie, we will catch up later when things are less hectic, but please remember that you are always in my thoughts and prayers.
Lots of love, Sandra xxx

Jean Straw said...

I love the beautiful flower you made for this card.
I am glad that Aleeza's arm is mending well and hope things settle down for you soon.
Jean x

Donna Ellis said...

How pretty, Monica! It's fun seeing your handwriting so I can put the style of your writing with your sweet face. Enjoy your mom! Glad A's arm is healing! Take care of you, and enjoy making those amazing napkin flowers! xo

jimlynn said...

Monica, I swear no one could make a beautiful card like this with just a napkin other than you! You ARE my recycling queen! LOVE it!!! So elegant and beautiful looking. Outstanding card.

Hope you're having a wonderful visit with you mother and so glad to hear Aleeza is doing good.

Lynn

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is so gorgeous Monica, I love your design.
Kevin xx

Helen said...

Seriously I was just thinking yesterday, where is Monica? I haven't see her post lately. And here you are sharing a simple yet lovely card as usual. Glad you're back to posting again.

Angela said...

I, too, love upcycling and your rose is divine with the flourishes and your beautiful handwriting, Monica!

Cathy said...

Gorgeous CAS card Monica, how clever to make that gorgeous rose from a napkin! Glad to hear Aleeza is on the mend, Cathy x

Shirley-Anne Barber said...

Hi Monica .What a fabulous napkin flower. A sweet card too .happy to read Aleeza is healing well .
hugs Shirley-Anne

Merry said...

I hope you have a lovely visit with your Mum. :-) Wonderful card and clever you making such a great rose from a napkin.

Merry said...

I hope you have a lovely visit with your Mum. :-) Wonderful card and clever you making such a great rose from a napkin.