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Thursday, 23 May 2013

Ticket to Ride

Good morning all. 
Yesterday was much more relaxed :) Picked up my wedding shoes and bag on route to my sister's and found the perfect corsage to put on my bag so my outfit is complete and now in the building!! I did end up sealing envelopes for my brother in law who was up to his eyes with entries for the Jim Clark Rally and needed to catch the post office before it closed though.

My feet and legs are killing me.....breaking in new walking shoes for next week, which are so comfy but as they correct the way you walk I'm using muscles I'm not used too! Also breaking in a pair of heels for Saturday....it's not easy tottering around when your leg muscles ache from top to bottom!! Anyway I'm off for a manicure and pedicure this afternoon and a little bit of waxing (ouch) and I'm having my hair done tomorrow morning..so hopefully I'll be all glammed up for the weekend!!

My third and final share for my guest design spot over at Sketches in Thyme this month. It's a double page layout this week so I just had to add another page to the Mongol Rally album.

Created in Craft Artist using "Ticket to Ride" from Mye de Leon.
Most of these photos were taken in Mongolia when crossing the Gobi Desert...tarmac roads just didn't exist!

Challenges entered:
Lasting Memories - alphabet
The Memory Nest - Whimsical Wednesday

Carol x


  1. This is great and looks even better when enlarged...fab photo's ..xx

  2. Wonderful layout Carol, you put me to shame as the owner of 4 empty scrapbook's I really should have a go. Hugs Rita xx

  3. Awesome layout. Love the design and all the little finishing touches.
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  4. wonderful pictures and such a brilliant layout.
    Sue xx

  5. Carol this is an absolutely great layout. Love how you put it all together. Great pictures. So glad that you shared your work.

  6. Great layout Carol, fab photographs and I love your design on this one.
    Have a great weekend.

  7. Fabulous layout and love the beautiful elements. Good luck with breaking in those shoes.

    Linda xxx

  8. oh hun,this is just gorgeous,love the elements you have used,good luck,with braking in the shoes,hun so beautiful sweeite,
    Bless you for staying with me hun and for your kind comments take care sweetie hugs Cherylxxxxxxxxx

  9. Oh nothing worse than shoes that make your feet sore hopefully they will be fine on the day you sound so organised hope all goes well.....your double page layout is again stunning your so creative with these its brilliant xx

  10. Hi Carol

    Sounds like you are on track for a great weekend .. .. hope you don't accidentally wear the wrong shoes!! LOL!!!

    Have a great time.

    Brilliant double page layout.

    Have a lovely weekend.

    Love Jules xx

  11. WOW! STUNNING! Thanks for joining us at Lasting Memories!

  12. You rocked the sketch! Thanks for playing along with us at Lasting Memories and our alphabet challenge.

  13. love what you did with each box of the sketch! This is super!

  14. I enlarged it as I always love to see your layouts...especially the Rally ones.
    Another stunner!

  15. This is awesome great take on the sketch and thanks for joining us at lasting memories


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