Jillibean Soup


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 […]


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 […]


Reminds me of childhood memories

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on September 22, 2013

The eleventh sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch and play along. This eleventh sketch came with the song “Sweet child o’ mine” by Guns N’ Roses. My layout My maternal grandparents lived in California, and because we lived in Ohio […]

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It doesn’t matter where you’re going, it’s who you have beside you

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on September 19, 2013

When I saw the 3×4 cut-apart sheet from Jilliean Soup’s “Happy camper stew” collection, I knew that I had to have it for this one card with the pair of foxes. I had recently taken some photos of Matt as we were driving around Austin. Just simple this-is-regular-life photos. I didn’t know exactly what I […]


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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