March 2011

This is the only photo I have of my paternal grandfather

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 30, 2011

Today the Twisted Sketches site launches its 94th sketch, and it’s a good one! The sketch as well as the design team’s interpretations are all waiting to inspire you. This is my rendition of the sketch. It highlights the only photo I have of my father’s childhood that also includes his father. I never met […]


The Twitter effect

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 29, 2011

PROMPT SIX FOR “BLOGGING FOR SCRAPBOOKERS” CLASS: Setting goals and taking journeys I love setting goals, long-term and short. Every day presents you with a fresh opportunity to work on the goal and feel that you’re changing your life. Can getting more Twitter followers change my life? Your reaction might be an immediate “Of course […]


May I interest anyone in a sketch?

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 24, 2011

Hello, hello! Today I hope to inspire you with pointers to some great sketches I found online, all of them current and several of them with contests attached. If you want to visit the sites from which they came, just click on the sketch images. Happy scrapping!


Capturing a 6-year-old’s amazing day

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 23, 2011

PROMPT TWO FOR “BLOGGING FOR SCRAPBOOKERS” CLASS What do you count among the most amazing days in your life? Do you have a top-five-best-days-ever (so far) list in your head? So, if I challenged you to name them (or scrapbook them) you would be ready just like that? Or when you think about amazing days, […]


Paving my way to pastures new

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 21, 2011

PROMPT ONE FOR “BLOGGING FOR SCRAPBOOKERS” CLASS I recently decided that because I’m enjoying blogging so much I want to commit more to it. I want to post more often and consistently, and I want to improve on the quality of my posts’ value to my readers. Et cetera. I just love how after making […]