Friday, 15 August 2014

Reaching 40

Today I am taking on the Challenge YOUrself August Challenge.

 http://scrap-challenge-yourself.blogspot.com.au/

Challenge #9 - Celebrate your Age.

I dont know if my layout is celebrating my age, as I turned 40 earlier this year. & have had a pretty tough
year since. But This is my layout;



A couple of close ups, 



I this layout I have hidden my journaling behind  the photos in a card 
like situation, open at the tabs & there it is. 

Have used PP & collectables from Kaisercraft  Outdoor Trails Collection from 
A Mothers Art.
Flair from Studio Fourteen40
Kaisercraft card stock & Pinecone Chipboard from Marally Craft.

Thanks for stopping by.
John
xoxo




8 comments:

  1. John, so nice to see you again! I love your layout and that you are honest about the struggles of life.

    When I'm in need of a little motivation, I visit this site.
    http://www.marcandangel.com

    Thanks for sharing your wonderful layout with us at Challenge YOUrself :)

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  2. I was lucky enough to see this IRL today and it just blew me away. A Beautiful layout, which I had to say had me tearing up at the honest journalling. Beautiful work John
    Mary

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  3. Hi John! Your layout is inspiring and beautiful. Thank you so much for joining us at Challenge YOUrself!!!!

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  4. Well done you! It can be difficult to scrap the less than happy times in our lives so think of this as a positive step! Such a inspiring layout and glad you shared it with us at Challenge Yourself. xx

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  5. John great layout. Love your pictures and is so good you use scrapbook to express your feelings. Thanks for playing along with us at Challenge YOUrself

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  6. John, you are so brave, don't give up! your layout is awesome, loved the detail of hidden journaling in a card :)
    So gald you are playing along with us in this challenge at Challenge Yourself, thanks!

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  7. I love the honesty of this page. The valleys only lead to higher ground. So happy you decided to share this with us at Challenge Yourself!

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