Saturday, 22 February 2014

Miracles can happen ....

Morning all

Just have to share this amazing event.... to say we are happy is an understatement...

My brother in law has improved miraculously, while we all prepared for the worst, and his wife and son stayed with him all night every day, fearing the inevitable, he proved everyone wrong !!!  To say everyone was confused is an understatement!  We were all aware that cancer sufferers have their peaks and troughs, so while we were over the moon he was awake, he had no idea where he was or the fact he had cancer, the doctor said he could come home and he is having physio, eating and is out of bed all dressed, cant believe the difference from a week ago...

I have to say even when he was very ill with this septic chest infection he never lost his sense of humour.  He said he thought he would just lie down and go to sleep and never wake up, but it wasn't his time, he has another grandchild due to be born soon and i'm sure he wants to stay around for his birth, there are a lot of special birthdays this year too, and as he is a party animal, he couldn't possibly leave us just yet..  :)

 We know he still has cancer and that the inevitable will happen, but not like this ... I know i'm waffling on but just so happy...

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Monday, 17 February 2014


Afternoon, sorry i've been MIA my brother in law is in Palliative care unit as he has cancer and brain tumour so we have been spending most of our days with him at the hospital.  Everything is on hold for the moment xxxx

My sister in law wrote him a beautiful poem and asked if there was anything I could do with it....

I made a basket of flowers (designed by Tina Finch) in Black and White as he is a Newcastle United fan, I then made a little book in the shape of a heart and put the poem in the book.  I made it so the book can easily be detached and she can place it with her husband when the times comes and that way he is always holding her heart.

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Sunday, 9 February 2014


Sorry for any inconvenience I am busy reconstructing my blog after having lost some items due to a new background I tried ....

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Sunday, 2 February 2014

C'mon People it's Competition Time - wohoo

Our Emily is having a competition and the winner will be the person who writes the most cheesiest Valentines Poem .... winner will get a fabulous £20 Gift Voucher.  
Write your Valentines poem here in the comments or if your shy send it via a message to Emily. 
The competition closes 14 February 2014 ... Valentines day.If you need inpiration check out the exciting valentines art at

Good Luck to all who enter

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Saturday, 1 February 2014

Got your Valentines sorted - Hurry Hurry times running out

This is what this picture says to me ....

Your heart is full of goodness,
A heart that's full of gold.
You gave it to me some time ago,
 to cherish and to hold.

There is also this one which I  can't help but think of young love and the classic ...

Roses are Red and Violets are Blue, 
Together, forever me and you.
hearts entwined together in art
Together forever, never to part.

Hurry Hurry if you want one, cut off date is 4th Feb..... £40 and free UK delivery....  

Check out Emily's shop and if you can't see anything, ask her and she will be only too happy to help you out.

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