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Hi, Welcome to my Blog. I'm an avid crafter; Scrapbooking, Cards, ATCs, Tags, Altered Books, Art Journaling, Décopatch, Knitting, Crochet, and Embroidery amongst other things. I live in Surrey, UK with my husband and son. For exercise I play badminton and I have been Geocaching since 2009 and now and again Pokémon Go. I go to Ballroom and Latin Dancing too. I run a UK based on-line papercraft group.

Wednesday, 28 February 2018

WOYWW#456 - 20th Anniversary

Jolly glad it wasn't this cold, nor snowing when I got married 20 years ago!

Although I think there was a slight flurry during our reception.

Not much afoot on my desk, Anniversary card made, eventually.

Interesting theme you may think? Well 20 years is China and as I've been stuck in with the bad back this was all I could manage in that department.

Back is getting better slowly. Osteopath was amazing, excruciatingly painful but exhilarating at the same time! Had Aunty Flo to deal with since so not sure where the back ache was emanating from at times this week!

Jug of water on desk was from ironing, but keeping to osteopath's advice only 10 minutes at a time, hence big pile left to do and board still out.

I also made a card for a friend's son who shares the date.

Happy WOYWW Everyone.


Neet said...

Well, big congratulations on your anniversary. I remember it was foggy when i got married and my photos outside church did not turn out - shame as I had the Guides there doing a guard of honour.

Glad you have got some relief from your back ache - hope it keeps on working but only 10 minute spells at crafting ... I spend more than that in getting things out and thinking what to do.

Hugs, Neet 5 xx

Anne said...

Congrats on your anniversary BJ. Anne #13

Sarah Brennan said...

Happy anniversary BJ. I like the creative way you dealt with the 'China' theme. Have a good week. Sarah #15

Lunch Lady Jan said...

Hey, many congrats on your 20th Anniversary!! I really like the card, good to have something a little different :-D
Hugs LLJ 14 xxx

Diana Taylor said...

Congratulations on your anniversary - I love the card. Sorry to hear your back has been bad, hope you are on the mend and hope the other troubles stay under control - I'm off the Norethisterone now and all seems to be going well, but still not fully confident to venture too far from home!
Have a good week,
Diana x #18

glitterandglue said...

Hi BJ. Congratulations on your 20th anniversary - well done. A lovely card for a celebration.
Take care. God bless.
Margaret #2

shazsilverwolf said...

Hi BJ, and congratulations. Well done on the 'thinking outside the box' card! Good that you seem to be getting some relief, lets hope that continues. Have a great week, Hugs, Shaz #3 XxX

My name is Cindy said...

Congratulations my dea. Hope you start to feel some benefit from your back treatment soon. Happy WOYWW Cindy #19

Monica said...

Here's to 20 more years. I hear that steamer is better than an iron and easier. Since I do not have one that is from a friend who does. We buy non iron everything!
Hope you back improves and the weather. Hugs Monica #27

Helen said...

Happy anniversary! hope your back gets better soon and you can celebrate. the card is perfect. Helen #1

Heather Marshall said...

Hi BJ, congratulations to you both on your 20th anniversary. Lovely card. Glad to hear your back is improving. Not overkeen on ironing, but I do have a steamer rather than an iron and it does get through it far quicker. Have a lovely week Heather x #31

Felix the Crafty Cat said...

Congrats on you anniversary BJ. Hope the back starts to improve soon. Happy woyww, Angela x16x

Julia Dunnit said...

Happy returns for your anniversary! I never not once interpreted it as China the country...clever you! Mind ours was so long ago that I don’t think I was a card maker then. Glad to hear the back is letting you do little amounts of stuff, it really does feel doubly worse because it’s such a waste of good time isn’t it.

buterfliecrafter said...

Congrats with your anniversary,huge accomplishment. I will be having my 10th at the end of the year. Take care of your back,listen to the ostheopat,vicky#6

Christine said...

Congrats on your anni and I just love the way you worked out that card!! Brill.
Have a good week, we are snowed in here so sitting visiting all round the world is a wonderful thing to be able to do.
Christine #29

okienurse said...

Congratulations on 20 years! I love the anniversary card. I had forgotten that there was a color/item/etc attached to the year...I had to go look it up! Sorry I am so late getting around this week but all sorts of things jumped in my way! Vickie #32