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College coterie

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on February 27, 2014

I had an absolutely wonderful group of friends during college. Most of them I made during the first quarter of my first year at Ohio University (1985/86) and remained close to throughout our four years. These guys made my college experience so much more fun (they were a funny bunch) and bearable (you know even […]


There’s always room for ice cream

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 9, 2013

I thought I would share a Silhouette technique today. I had a lot of fun concocting this layout in my head, then in my Silhouette Studio software and finally in physical form. I completed this look by building the page as much from the back as from the front. Here’s how: I was looking for […]


Out & about

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 25, 2013

This layout was fun to pull together! I gathered four photos of Matt and me just out doing our thing in Austin last December. The north photo is of us waiting for our friends’ wedding to start; the east photo is when we were waiting outside the Alamo Drafthouse before seeing Les Miserables; the south […]

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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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What a loser

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on August 29, 2012

I was recently looking through some photos when I noticed a few of Matt that I had taken exactly one year before, and I could not get over how different he looked! I mean, of course I know that he has lost 35 pounds in the past year. But you know how it is: things […]