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Sunday, 22 December 2013

Last Christmas cards for 2013.....

I have already made my first Christmas card for 2014 and have half a dozen left from this year :o)

Good morning everyone, I hope all is well in your world...hugs.

Stephen's hospital appointment went very well. They were very impressed with his progress. He wouldn't get into a wheelchair, he walked to the department which was a good 300 yards! Methinks we won't be asking for transport again though. Waiting for the ambulance to bring us home was interminable, so I will take him myself next time!

Anyhow, on to my cards for today.




All dies used are Memory Box. 
Paper used on first card is MME, and on the others it's from J&P Pictures.
Heat embossed banner/sentiment on first card is from a Papermania stamp set. Sentiments on the other two are computer generated.

As I am now approaching 73 I had to apply to renew my driving licence so I went on line Monday of last week and the licence arrive on the Friday, how's that for a quick turnaround?
Jackie xx

20 comments:

Sue said...

Gorgeous cards Jackie, I love the designs and beautiful colours.
I am pleased that Stephen's hospital appointment went well.
Sue xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Great news that Stephen is doing so well. Love your pretty card below and these are some more fab cards, well done on starting for next year. Thanks for all your lovely comments. Merry Christmas

brenda said...

Beautiful work as always Jackie, many thanks for your inspiration and friendship in 2013 and wishing you and yours a wonderful Christmas.

B x

Chrissys for Cards said...

Lovely cards. Glad Stephen is doing well. 73 eh? Would never have thought that. Have a good christmas and see you in the new year.

Viv's Visuals said...

Fab cards Jackie. Have a wonderful Christmas x

Jocelyn aka JoBear2 said...

All beautiful cards Jackie - I love them very much. That leaping reindeer is on my Wish List!

GREAT news about Stephen and how amazing that he walked so far. Waiting for ambulance transport is a a pain as there are never enough of them to go around. He must feel very encouraged to have come along so far since his stroke.

After my Mum's stroke, her speech was the one thing that took the longest time to improve - but it did improve HEAPS and now, apart from the occasional difficulty in finding the right word, she speaks really well.

Jocelyn x

coops said...

so gorgeous jckie.beautiful designs and great to hear that stephen is doing so well.

xx coops xx

Doreen said...

Beautiful cards Jackie..So pleased Stephen continues to make progress.x

Myrna said...

Your cards are beautiful, as always.
So impressed with Stephen's progress.
Merry Christmas to you and yours.
Myrna

Deborah Frings said...

So pleased that Stephen's appointment went well. Glad you got your license back so quickly. Last, but not least, your cards are lovely. Wishing you a very Merry Christmas. Xx

Donna Mosley said...

Gorgeous cards as always Jackie. :o)

Donna x

Vivienne Holden said...

Smashing cards Jack! Great news re Stephen too. He's nowt if not determined! Gud on him! Doesn't seem 5 minutes since I was making your 70th card!! Wow, where does the time GO!!! xxxx

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Beautiful cards and paper...always such fun to check your post. I enjoy your diversity. So glad Stephen's appt. went well, minus the travel part. Thanks for the reminder about driver's license....I need to check mine before it sneaks up.

kay said...

Excellent news re Stephen, your cards are lovely, have a merry Christmas x

Christine L said...

Fabulous cards as always hon.... and very good news about Stephen too..

Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year..

Hugs
Christine x

May said...

Fabulous news about Stephen...your cards are fantastic Jackie...Merry Christmas.. have fun... Hugs May x x x

Lynne in NI said...

Beautiful cards Jackie ... I'm determined to have enough made next year so I don't have the usual last minute rush!
So pleased to hear that Stephen is doing so well!
Have a wonderful Christmas
Lynne
x

Inger said...

These are all beautiful Jackie.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you!

♥ Hugs, Inger

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

Jackie love your cards they are gorgeous, Wishing you and your family all the best and hope you have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Love Alison xxx

Viv said...

Gorgeous cards Jackie, one looks even better sitting on my shelf too.Glad Stephen is doing so well also :) Viv xx