Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Last March days, attempting to going out like a lamb

What a month of extreme weather we experienced here in the UK and it has been many years since I have seen snow on the ground that late. I think (and hope) that it is all behind us now and that we can look forward to the early warmth and light of April. It has seemed like a long dark winter and I cannot wait for the days when we can enjoy eating outside again. Between the rain showers this week we had some warmth too.

It is also a time for new beginnings in the world around us. Mother Nature is in the starring role as always and if you ever need a moment to lift your spirits just take a walk outside, find some green space and just look around.

My regular walks to Dotty's never cease to lift my spirits every time. I can just be in the moment, despite anything else going on in the world; there is total beauty and joy if we just look. 

These were some recent photos which inspired me.

I am sharing something a little magical today. It's the card I have made Daisy for Easter featuring a beautiful Lavinia fairy. The sentiment is Lili of the Valley.

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges;

Simon says stamp Wednesday floral frenzy
Studio 75 Easter
Die cuttin Divas Easter my sentiment surround die is Noor

Thanks so much for stopping by, I always appreciate your kind visits and comments. Remember to try to take a moment in your day to be mindful and grateful for the things that are good in our lives.  I treasure those in mine. I know that life can be very tough for some people but time passes and Mother Nature will make sure that even if March came in like a beast and goes out the same way sunshine is just around the corner.

I hope to pop back on Friday!

Bye for now,

Jane x


  1. beautiful card Jane...I know daisy will love it. Happy Easter to you all xx

  2. Awe what a pretty card....I do love a little bit of yellow!
    Lovely to see nature waking up, it has been slow this year but on its way now!
    V x

  3. Beautiful card, Jane, I'm sure Daisy will be thrilled to receive it.

    Thanks for sharing your lovely photos, hopefully spring is on it's way at last. xx

  4. I know Daisy will be pleased to receive a special card from her artistic and creative grandmother! I hope you have some chocolate for her too!

    ❀.•❤•.✿.•❤ Happy Easter! ❀.•❤•.✿.•❤

    Teresa :-)

  5. Dear Jane,

    So beautiful views, happy to see "the beast" did not return, and your nature is blooming&green! Enjoy these special days, a long weekend coming soon. Sending you sunshine (excluding freezing air) from here just in case!

    Happy Easter (and your special day too, soon!!!) to you all!


  6. awesoem background, super detailed card! I am so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

    blog-paperie blooms

    sparkle & shine, kindness *~*

  7. Well, I came over for some nice craft-visiting, and your post was just so nice, even I feel like I went for a pretty little walk! You live in a beautiful place! The card is super-well done. Enjoy your weekend.


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