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November’s Noteworthy Specials

Close to My Heart has really outdone themselves. This is the month that you can truly enjoy some wonderful paper crafting specials as a New Consultant, Hostess, Scrapbooker, and Christmas memory keeper.  Make sure you take the time to scroll through this entire post and take the time to view each and every amazing offer… Continue reading November’s Noteworthy Specials

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My Favorite Color with the Love of Color

One of my favorite colors in the fall is Flannel. Yes, I said flannel. Unfortunately, I sometimes look like a lost lumberjack who should be wielding a bloody ax, but it is still one of my cozy, comfy favorites in the fall.  Hence, the need to create this layout. I wanted a reason to use… Continue reading My Favorite Color with the Love of Color

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Hello Pumpkin Thank You Card

Aren't you just loving the Hello Pumpkin products Close to My Heart created this season? Who knew that the bright Tangerine, Lagoon, Mint, and Black would be such a FUN color combination. This week, I am working on Thank You cards, and I decided to create a simple "Thank You Pumpkin" card for the Three… Continue reading Hello Pumpkin Thank You Card

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Holiday Sparkle & Seasons of Joy Blog Hop

Welcome to the Holiday Sparkle & Season's of Joy Blog Hop where we will be featuring products from both our Holiday Sparkle and Season of Joy collections. Yes! Both collections! You are going to be amazed by all the spectacular artwork this week. If you have come here from Krista Hershberger’s blog, you are on the right path! When… Continue reading Holiday Sparkle & Seasons of Joy Blog Hop

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Color Dare Scary Day Card

You would not believe how excited I was to see how many people participated in our last Color My Heart Dare challenge.  If you haven't had a chance to visit, you must stop by and see all those amazing creations.  I hope you are you ready for another challenge, because this week we are playing with… Continue reading Color Dare Scary Day Card

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Thanks & Giving Anniversary Card

'Tis the season for fall colors, fall stamp sets, and, this week, an anniversary.  Since I believe in "using what you have", I decided to create this gorgeous card using a few of our fall paper collections and the Thanks & Giving stamp of the month. I ♥adore♥ the simplicity of this card using the combination… Continue reading Thanks & Giving Anniversary Card

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Hello Pumpkin Birthday Card

Our Hello Pumpkin collection is just so stinkin' adorable, even for those of us who do not celebrate Halloween. This week, I decided to join the Heart2Heart Holiday Expressions challenge and create a pumpkin perfect birthday card for one of our newest family members. (UPDATE: I become one of H2Hs October Darlings with this card.… Continue reading Hello Pumpkin Birthday Card

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Hello Pumpkin Scrapbook Pages

By now, you should have had a chance to browse (or drool over) the New Holiday Expressions Idea Book.  You may have noticed the 🤩 adorable🤩 Hello Pumpkin Papers, Complements, Picture My Life Cards, Cardstock, Washi Tape, and Heart & Star Shapes which I have been using for more than just Halloween projects.  Today, I want to… Continue reading Hello Pumpkin Scrapbook Pages

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Upcoming Events

I am learning that "less is more" with just about everything (except coffee and chocolate), which means that I am sending out less emails, posting a little less, and simplifying how I communicate with you.  This week, I want to make you aware of my upcoming events over the next few months and allow you… Continue reading Upcoming Events

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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