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A Christmas Nativity Shadowbox for the Heart2Heart Challenge

This week, at the Heart2Heart blog, we are hosting an Anything Goes ~ Holiday Edition challenge and we would love for you to join in the fun.♥  What does "anything goes" mean? As long as you use some Close to My Heart products in your design, we would love for you to share your HOLIDAY… Continue reading A Christmas Nativity Shadowbox for the Heart2Heart Challenge

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Christmas Gift Card Pockets

For the Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge As Christmas draws nearer, I am often scrambling to find some simple gifts to make that  required little effort and are easy on the budget. As I was playing with the Cedar & Pine papers, I realized that each of the patterns would work perfectly for some… Continue reading Christmas Gift Card Pockets

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Urban is Back!

Get ready for a blast from the past with the return of the Urban paper suite!♥ This was one of my favorite paper packs. I love it's rugged, distressed, industrial vibe. Along with a brand-new sticker sheet and a coordinating cardstock pack, the Bring Back My Pack special also includes a new workshop kit with… Continue reading Urban is Back!

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Reindeer Crossing SOTM Blog Hop

Welcome to the Reindeer Crossing December SOTM Blog Hop where we will be featuring our Reindeer Crossing stamp set. If you have come here from Kim Loewen's blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end to move to the next blog. This blog hop is… Continue reading Reindeer Crossing SOTM Blog Hop

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Wishing You a Happy Thanksgiving

No matter where you are in the world today, celebrating Thanksgiving or just celebrating time with family, I wanted to let you know that am blessed by each and every one of  you.  Thank you for being YOU and for joining me each week in my crafting adventures. ♥I can’t wait to see what you… Continue reading Wishing You a Happy Thanksgiving

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Christmas Gift Giving Ideas

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving - then Black Friday - then Cyber Monday. All whole week of events leading up to the Holiday Hustle.  Are you starting to panic or are you one of those who have it all together this holiday season? Yeah, me neither. For those of you, like me, who need a few gift… Continue reading Christmas Gift Giving Ideas

Artbooking, Blog Hop, Close to My Heart, Color Coordinating, Cricut, Cricut Design Space File, Fur Babies (Pet Layout), Holiday Expresssions, How to Design a Layout, Monthly Specials, Process Video, Quick Tips, Sale, Scrapbook Layout, Seasonal Expressions, Spring Layout, Summer Layout, Texture Paste, Visual Triangle

Best Friends FURever Blog Hop

Welcome to the Best Friends FURever Blog Hop where we will be featuring products from our Best Friends FURever collection. If you have come here from Darlys Recker’s blog, you are on the right path!  When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end to move to the next blog. This… Continue reading Best Friends FURever Blog Hop

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A Simple Black & White Christmas Card for Heart2Heart

Christmas is right around the corner, and I am doing my best to get some cards made before it's too late. (Although, I will admit, have been known to mail them on Christmas Eve.)  Before we get into the Christmas hustle,♥ we have another challenge for you at Heart2Heart. This Black Friday challenge is one of… Continue reading A Simple Black & White Christmas Card for Heart2Heart

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A Card for the Dog Lover

Created for the Color Dare Color Challenge This week, at the Color My Heart Color Dare challenge, we have been tasked with creating a project using only browns and a splash of color.  If you would like to join this challenge, you will need to link your project at the Color Dare Blog before December… Continue reading A Card for the Dog Lover

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A Warm Wishes Card

For the Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge Over the next few weeks, my workroom bustling with holiday projects for Thanksgiving and Christmas. I have a long list of to-do's including creating a multitude of Christmas cards♥ to send to family, friends, and those involved in the Awana ministry. As I search for inspiration, I am always… Continue reading A Warm Wishes Card