November 2012

Just because card

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 22, 2012

First things first, Happy Thanksgiving to everyone in the US! I decided to participate in the challenge at A Blog Named Hero to use one of your old cards to inspire you to make a new one, with a different style. I wanted to create a card with a detailed fall scene in the foreground […]

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Counting blessings & candles

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 17, 2012

I was born on Thanksgiving Day. If I was given my choice of another birth date, out of all 365 days of the year, I couldn’t come up with a better one. One of the biggest reasons for my love of my turkey birthday is that it always meant getting together with family. Now, because […]

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So grateful for you

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 16, 2012

Sometimes you have only one photo from a whole day of celebration. And sometimes that’s actually all you need to be able to tell the most important story of the day. When Phil and I were growing up, our family always made the two-hour drive to Pennsylvania to spend Thanksgiving with the extended family from […]


Happy hour

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 10, 2012

I went to North Carolina this summer to visit my mother and brother, and we made a list of things we wanted to do while I was there. Phil brought up the idea of going to a town called Saxapahaw because he had read that it was a great day-trip option for foodies. It’s a […]


Homecoming 1984

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 7, 2012

A lot of my Facebook friends have children in high school, so I’ve seen my fair share of homecoming photos being posted lately. You know, shots of their high schooler with his/her date and friends and parents in front of the family room fireplace. Exactly like we did before our homecoming dance in the fall […]

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