Author Archives: gillianloves

About gillianloves

I decided there was not enough laughing in my life so I set to and started to design greeting cards in addition to my other design work. I'm happy to make people smile and to show that sending something really good takes as little effort as sending something pretty ordinary. I fully believe that if you can laugh about it someday you may as well laugh about it today. And also that we are just about as happy as we try to be. But you should know, Pollyanna I'm not. Even I might want to slap her after a day or so.

Decorate a great Christmas tree without even trying (or caring)

Here we go again! My friend’s Christmas tree is the tree of trees. It’s absolutely picture perfect. It matches. It has a theme. It is divine. Our tree, however, does not follow any of the standard rules for tree decoration. Our tree … Continue reading

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Lucky I can type this…

Lucky I can type this …. because I can’t find my lady pen. If I ever wondered why I love Ellen I only need to look at something like this and go “yep, that’s why”. Ellen is awesome.    

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Has anyone ever told you… you could be a model baby, oh yeah

So I get myself set up to do a little product photography… I’ll give you a hint.  It’s a tail. “Oh hello. There you are. I’ve been freaking INVISIBLE behind here.“ So, not much actual product photography, unless I decide the … Continue reading

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RIP Rik Mayall

I loved Rik Mayall. Totally and utterly. And as much as his death makes me sad, this clip of him still makes me laugh. Thanks Rik, you were totally awesome.

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I can fly higher than an eagle

I have a thing for eagles.  Kind of a geeky love like the people who spot trains or car transporters… oh, that’s us too, well anyway > eagles are way cool. We get them around my home and I’ve been … Continue reading

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I’ve been having a little snooze…

You know the feeling.  One minute you’re…. The next minute you’re…. That’s a bit what this blog has been like for the past few months! Sorry. But then, I did promise in the beginning that if I didn’t have anything … Continue reading

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The perfect suggestion for Christmas leftovers.

You must have had enough turkey by now… what is the perfect suggestion for all those Christmas leftovers? Throw them out. Really. Well, if you can’t bring yourself to do that, you can up-cycle them through the cat or dog … Continue reading

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