Thursday, January 13, 2011

i love to hear your stories

Another page made with the SC Metropolitan kit, the colours in it are amazing, i think this is my favourite kit since Granny's Cupboard and i am kicking myself for not picking up extra SC paper, i am in love with the Sassafras exclusives, and i've nearly used up all the entwined blooms too!

i was inspired to make this before Christmas after spending the afternoon with my Nan, but the only photo i could find of us together is from 2008 (check out the blonde hair!). i really enjoy spending time with her, she makes me laugh so much! She entertains me with stories about my mum & her siblings when they were growing up, about the early days when her & granddad started going out, and about growing up in the war as the oldest of 10 kids! She has lived a rich life & i love to hear about it & i know she will not be around forever to tell me stories, so the time i do get to spend with her is cherished.


darkpoetess said...

that's a gorgeous page - and a lovely sentiment too x

meganklauer said...

Love this layout! Great design!

Mandy said...

Love this, Alexa!ooh look at that hair, I always have wondered what its be like to go blonde since I am dark dark brunette.I too enjoy spending time with my Gma and hearing all her stories.

Sian said...

Beautiful example of a 8.5x11 - my favourite size at the moment :)

Your Mr Hueys arrived - and they'll soon be on their way

Keshet said...

Beautiful layout, Alexa!

Michelle said...

Oh, this is a lovely page!! :) What stories our grandma's have, hey? Lovely!

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