Ghouls just want to have fun

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on November 7, 2013

I met Joanie in grade school at Immaculate Conception. She was the older sister of my classmate, Matt, and our friendship began not long before she graduated from eighth grade and moved on to junior high/high school. When I graduated and began high school elsewhere, that seems to be when our friendship really took off! […]


Scare me

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 25, 2013

I’m not really one for scary movies. I just don’t like the tension of waiting for the next startling moment so I can jump back in my seat and shriek. And I really don’t like the movies that are about the truly horrifying things that humans can do to each other. (Shiver) So when I […]

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Honey & Bunny

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 29, 2012

My layout highlights a photo of Phil and me on Halloween night in 1977. We were all ready to head out for some heavy-duty trick-or-treating. Because I think it’s kind of funny, let me take a moment to list the elements that made up our costumes that night: Phil’s female impersonator costume: An auburn wig […]

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Hand over the candy

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 30, 2011

Blogtoberfest Day 30 Don’t miss out on my GIVEAWAY (closes 12:00 midnight EST tonight)! Sketchabilities has revealed its latest sketch, #58. Be sure to head over to the site to grab the sketch, then create something and link it up! Here’s my Design Team layout inspired by the sketch. The year is 1976, and Phil […]


Eat, drink & be scary

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 28, 2011

Blogtoberfest Day 28 Don’t miss out on my GIVEAWAY (closes 12:00 midnight EST on Sunday, October 30th)! Today, in honor of Halloween, I decided to challenge myself by doing something that I find scary. I pulled out an art supply that I bought years ago but have never used! I’ve had a set of Perfect […]