Thursday, 16 June 2011

Unhealthy Obsession

Short post just to say: I LOVE washi tape with journalling lines already on it. GENIUS.


"I go through phases with DVD boxed sets. Wendy caught me at a vulnerable moment when I'd run out of House. Her cure? Lending me Grey's Anatomy. This is all very well as it's gripping, absorbing, melodramatic, utterly addictive, and I love it! Basically, Wendy is an enabler, able to accurately predict when I will run out of one season in order to feed my habit and supply the next. So now in a morning, upon my arrival at school, we gossip about people I don't know pretending to be other fictional people I don't know. In fact they make my own colleagues seem tres staid and conventional. Then of an evening I go home and watch a couple more episodes. "I can't believe George slept with Meredith!" "Will Burke ever opperate again?!!!" "NO WEDDING???!!!" And the whole process is very satisfying because I firmly believe they could lead cheerful lives if they just pulled themselves together. But if they did, it wouldn't be much of a TV series and I'd have to gossip about my real colleagues. Hmm..."

Kisses xxx

P.S. This page was for last week's telly-themed ScrapFactor at UKScrapper. Thank you so much if you voted for me to go through!

P.P.S. And now I must go and play with my shiny new white mist because, y'know, YAY!

9 comments:

  1. i love the strips of patterned paper and your angled frame, utterly gorgeous layout Miss Smith! and George sleeping with Meredith was a shocker!!

    What pen are you using on your washi tape, i've tried a few and mine seem to spread on the tape, making my writting look worse...and i don't really need any help there!! lol!

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  2. i'm addicted to washi tape too and it's all ur fault! :-)). you recommended it so i bought it and now im hooked. love the LO and have been following scrap factor avidly each week. hope u've enjoyed ur mist,
    jo xxx

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  3. I haven't seen it with the journalling lines on - where did you get it?
    I am a total Grey's addict too and love Christina and Alex the most! Even though I love to hate them too! x

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  4. Ooh, I think I need some of that, please! It's a lovely page, I always love to see how you fit your journaling in

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  5. This sounds just like me and one of the other secretaries at school, anybody listening to our conversations would think that we really had friends called McDreamy and McSteamy ;-) .... if only .....
    I've just watched the last episode on the newest series and can't wait for the next one!

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  6. Whoa, deja vu.... Because, of course, I saw this layout on Scrap Factor already :) And voted for it, naturally! xx

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  7. Gorgeous! Love everything about this. Brilliant idea of lots of little bits of journalling.

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  8. I understand your obsession! Lined wash tape sounds fab!!! :)

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