March 2012


by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 31, 2012

This layout features a photo that my bro, Phil, took when he was visiting us in January. He and Matt and I decided to spend a little time at Barnes & Noble one afternoon, drinking specialty coffees and perusing whatever books and magazines caught our fancies. I decided to scrap this one because it represents […]

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Hippity hoppity

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 29, 2012

For this layout I used photos from Easter morning in 1968. I am still in my jammies and just discovering the big basket of goodies the Easter Bunny left me at my grandparents’ house! I used the 200th sketch from Creative Scrappers blog to create this layout, and I’m entering it in their challenge.


Hush little baby

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 27, 2012

The photo in this layout makes me laugh because it reveals a little bit about what I was like as a child. My parents had bought something that had packing material in it, and seeing its potential I used it to “build” beds for all my baby dolls. I’m sure I felt very pleased with […]


The Mayflower

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 25, 2012

In the summer of 1977 our family took a car trip through several of the New England states. It was a great vacation, with lots of stops along the way for sight seeing and family bonding time. I did make the trip a little more difficult on the family than it had to be, though. […]


Discus queen

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 24, 2012

Matt’s younger sister, Thyia, competed in the discus and shot put events on her high school track team. Matt tells me that she was so good at these events that she went to nationals and came up against girls in her age range that were 100 pounds heavier than she was…and won! This photo of […]