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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Creating a Fall Blessings Card for Color My Heart Dare

It's a Tic-Tac-Toe challenge at Color My Heart Dare, and, this week, we are asking you to use up a few of those leftover supplies as we create with retired CTMH colors.  As you will see, I chose to use some "non-typical" fall colors to create a Fall Blessing card.  Before I show you my… Continue reading Creating a Fall Blessings Card for Color My Heart Dare

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T-Rex Valentine Hugs

Creating cards for boys can be a challenge, especially ones who are 6.5'+ bearded bears who find your "mom feelings" a bit too mushy for their taste. The other challenge, when creating these Valentines, is to make sure they aren't too frilly and have a slight sense of "dad humor" added.  Yesterday, I posted my… Continue reading T-Rex Valentine Hugs

Autumn Layout, Camping Layout, Close to My Heart, Color Coordinating, Fall Scrapbook Layout, Hiking Layout, Holiday Expresssions, Thin Cuts

Fall Moments

It is finally starting to look like Fall around here! I just returned from my annual Fall Crafting Retreat that I host each year, and noticed and many of the leaves are starting to turn, the weather is cooling, and I am ready for some pumpkin bread.  To get you in the "mood" for fall, … Continue reading Fall Moments

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Life is a Beautiful Adventure Layout

Have you seen all of the Central Park paper creations that are appearing on social media lately? I will admit, when I first saw this paper packet, I wasn't too keen on the color combinations.  The Poppy, Lemon, Pacifica, Bashful, Mink, Glacier, and Willow color palette made me feel like I was walking down the… Continue reading Life is a Beautiful Adventure Layout

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Final Week to Stock Up & Save

Summer is flying by and many of you have become so busy that you forgot all about our amazing June specials.  If you haven't had a chance to take advantage of our Create the Rainbow or Dad is Rad specials, make sure you visit my website before June 30th to check out the savings. Stock up… Continue reading Final Week to Stock Up & Save

Card, Close to My Heart, Color Coordinating, Monthly Specials

Create the Rainbow

Can you believe that I have been so busy trying to get moved into my new craft space that I almost completely forgot to tell you about the amazing Create the Rainbow June special?! This is defiantly a special that you do not want to miss out on. This month, we have an amazing special where you… Continue reading Create the Rainbow

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My Weird Scrapbooking Life

In honor of National Scrapbooking Month, I have decided to try to post more scrapbook pages.  As I created this layout, I realized that I have some really weird scrapbook habits. So, in honor of a month dedicated to scrapbooking, I have decided to share my top ten habits of "weirdness" with you.  (Maybe you… Continue reading My Weird Scrapbooking Life

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Happy Hexagon Flower Card

I often get asked, "How do you come up with ideas for cards?" Honestly, I truly believe that I am not a creative person.  I love to look online at beautifully created home decor and find that it is a good day when I have the dog toys and dirty socks off the floor and… Continue reading Happy Hexagon Flower Card