20 years ago Deborah’s daddy and I welcomed her into the world. She was the icing on the cake and a beautiful addition to our family of four. Brothers Mark and Philip (as he was still known back then before he became all famous:) ) were thrilled that ‘she was not another boy’. Happy Birthday to … Continue reading Thoughts of my daughter on her birthday
To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it. ~Kurt Vonnegut Continue reading You can do it!
I am participating in an 8-week Challenge to clean up my studio. I am in the PURGING PHASE.As I began to set aside my beloved wallpaper books I decided to salvage many of the pages and go on a CRICUT CUTTING FRENZY!I used the ‘Just Because Cards‘ Cricut cartridge, grabbed multiple mats and set the … Continue reading When Life Gives You WallPaper…Make Envelopes
Kids away at university? Even though they are all into texting, most still appreciate letters or packages sent from home. All of my daughter’s mail still comes to our home address and she manages to get mail rather frequently. I know she wanted me to ‘send her something’ but I wasn’t really sure what to … Continue reading Care Package with a Twist
Inkadinkadoo, by EKSuccess, has come out with a new product called ‘STAMPING GEAR‘ and I like to refer to it as ‘FOOLPROOF STAMPING meets Spirograph’. Classes are now being offered at Michaels Stores to create unique cards using this great tool. Today however I am sharing what I just discovered. There is a LOT … Continue reading Upcycling plastic packaging – Stamps!
I stumbled upon this great challenge and I have already signed up. It’s FREE and I think it’s worth trying. Check out this link: Back to School, Back to Scrapping Organizing Challenge It is a Webinar series designed by Tiffany Spaulding. Many of you probably already belong to her site, but for the uninitiated, I’m … Continue reading Organize Your Craft Room – Day 4 – CHALLENGE!
I needed to organize my desk so I could find my mouse. Do as I say, not as I do? Anyway — Day 3 of my series, ” Organize Your Craft Room Week” brings us to: CRICUT CARTRIDGES! I found these great plastic containers for $1 – it’s called the SCRAPONIZER! I was getting sick … Continue reading Organize Your Craft Room Week – Day 3 – CRICUT