Layouts based on sketches

Easy as pie

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on April 4, 2014

Mom and Dad married in June 1965, and not long after that Dad left his teaching job for a position as an investigator with the government. This new job required some pretty extensive training, so Mom and Dad had to live for a time in New Jersey while he attended classes. This photo was taken […]


Easter 1982

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 25, 2014

After getting married in February 1982, Aunt Mary Lou and Earl went to Holland for their honeymoon. Later that spring they came to spend Easter with us at our house. After dinner, they pulled out their album to share the photos from the trip, and that’s when my brother took this Easter photo. Product/technique notes […]


A bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 24, 2014

I wanted to pull together a few photos of me and my mom for this page. Once I had selected these three I realized that in each we were “hugging around the neck.” Thus, my title was born! Product/technique notes I bought two of the We R Memory Keepers Sew Ribbon punches when they first […]



by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 16, 2014

This is just a photo of me at around two years old, in my pajamas, grinning for the camera. I don’t mind saying I was pretty cute! Product/technique notes I used the March week 2 sketch at Let’s Get Sketchy when creating this page. The papers are a mix of older American Crafts for the […]


We were born and raised in a summery haze

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 9, 2014

The 23rd sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch and play along. This sketch came with the song “Someone like you” by Adele. My layout I really liked the line from Adele’s song, “We were born and raised in a summery […]

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