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An Exciting Color My Heart Dare Announcement

As many of you know, I enjoy participating in each week's Color My Heart Dare challenge.  Today, I am excited to announce that I have decided to venture out of my comfort zone and join the Color My Heart Dare Design Team. As a Design Team Member, I get to provide inspiration for some of… Continue reading An Exciting Color My Heart Dare Announcement

Close to My Heart, Holiday Expresssions, Online Classes, Scrapbook Layout, Thin Cuts, Wedding Layout

Happy Heart Layout

I hope you have enjoyed all of the Boutique creations I have shown you throughout the month.  As we near the end of September, I wanted to make sure that I posted one of my most favorite layouts I made using our Boutique products.  This is one that truly makes my heart happy. This fall,… Continue reading Happy Heart Layout

Close to My Heart, Cricut, Holiday Expresssions, Sale, Scrapbook Layout, Shimmer Brush, Texture Paste, Workshop

Boutique Scrapbook Kits

Have you noticed that there are SIX, yes, six Boutique Scrapbooking Workshops Your Way® scrapbook pages in the Holiday Expressions catalog? You may have noticed the change, or you may have been confused by it, but either way, it is something to get excited about.  This is a recent change that Close to My Heart… Continue reading Boutique Scrapbook Kits

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Bloom Flower Decor

Quite a few of you have been waiting for me to post this project online after viewing it at the NA Convention. Honestly, it was one of my ♥favorite♥ projects to create.  I personally enjoy making home decor from paper and enjoy showing others how to do the same.   I will be teaching an… Continue reading Bloom Flower Decor

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Holiday Expressions Blog Hop

Welcome to the Holiday Expressions Blog Hop where we will be featuring products from our New Holiday Expressions catalog which chock-full of spectacular papers, exclusive stamp sets, workshop kits, new tools, and organizers.  If you have come here from Kimberly Bower’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click… Continue reading Holiday Expressions Blog Hop

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Sweet Treats Shaker Card

I am loving our new Shaker Card products so much that I just had to create a card for this week's heARTfully stamping challenge.  I know that it is not winter yet, nor will is be coming anytime soon where I live, but I couldn't resist using our Just Treats stamp of the month to… Continue reading Sweet Treats Shaker Card

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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Just Treats Blog Hop

Welcome to the Just Treats Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the September Just Treats stamp set.  I am so excited by this stamp set! I ♥LOVE♥ all the little icons and images designed perfectly for the upcoming holidays. If you have come here from Kathy Burrows' blog, you are on the right path! When you are… Continue reading Just Treats Blog Hop

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Boutique Scrapbook Workshop

Each month I create kits and guides using our delightful paper packs, and since next month's paper pack has not yet been revealed, I am giving you just a few sneak peeks of my scrapbook kits and guides for the month of September.       My Boutique Creative Club Scrapbook Workshop uses our New… Continue reading Boutique Scrapbook Workshop

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Creating a Larger Border in Design Space

A few weeks back, I was able to give a quick tutorial on Creating a Border in Cricut Design Space™.  I did have a few people comment that, although it was a wonderful tutorial, it did not show how to create a larger border for a page. So, for this week's Tuesday Tutorial, I am… Continue reading Creating a Larger Border in Design Space