Anniversary Card, Blog Hop, Card, Close to My Heart, Monthly Specials, Quick Tips, Sale, Seasonal Expressions Two, Shimmer Brush, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Thin Cuts, Watercolors

It’s Your Day to Sparkle SOTM Blog Hop

Welcome to the It's Your Day to Sparkle Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the June It's Your Day to Sparkle stamp set. If you have come here from Kathy Burrows’ blog, you are on the right path!  When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end to… Continue reading It’s Your Day to Sparkle SOTM Blog Hop

Birthday Card, Blog Hop, Bookmarks, Card, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Flower Market, Friendship Card, Gifts, Mother's Day Card, Mother's Day Gift, Sale, Seasonal Expressions Two, Shimmer Brush, Texture Paste, Thin Cuts, Watercolor Pencils, Watercolors

To My Bestie ~ May SOTM Blog Hop

Welcome to the To My Bestie Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the April To My Bestie stamp set. If you have come here from Michelle Stewart'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… Continue reading To My Bestie ~ May SOTM Blog Hop

Card, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Gifts, Home Decor, Sale, Scrapbook Layout, Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

Did You Forget Anything?

Forgetfulness: absent minded and loss of memory.   This squirrel  brained, coffee drinking mama is constantly forgetting things like checking-out BEFORE a sale is over, or signing up for a class I wanted to take BEFORE the due date, or how many chocolate eggs I just ate while typing this post. Sound familiar? Before you try to… Continue reading Did You Forget Anything?

Card, Close to My Heart, Join My Team, Monthly Specials, Seasonal Expressions One, Shimmer Brush, Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

Feeling So Blessed

Today, I am celebrating five years♥ as a consultant with Close to my Heart, and "blessed" doesn't even begin to describe how I feel. As I celebrate today's milestone, I want to bless each of you. I will posting a few personal specials in my VIP group this weekend as my way of saying "thank… Continue reading Feeling So Blessed

Blog Hop, Boy Layout, Close to My Heart, Family Layout, Sale, School Layout, Scrapbook Layout, Scrapbook Sketch, Seasonal Expressions One, Spring Layout, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Summer Layout

This Happened ~ March SOTM Blog Hop

Welcome to the This Happened Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the March This Happened stamp set. If you have come here from Gina Brandstetter’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.… Continue reading This Happened ~ March SOTM Blog Hop

All Occasion Card, Anniversary Card, Birthday Card, Blog Hop, Card, Close to My Heart, Mother's Day, Mother's Day Card, Sale, Seasonal Expressions One, Shimmer Brush, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Thank You Card, Valentine's Day, Valentine's Day Card, Watercolor Pencils, Watercolors, Wedding Card

February SOTM Blog Hop – Heartfelt Sentiments

Welcome to the Heartfelt Sentiments Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the February Heartfelt Sentiments stamp set. If you have come here from Lauren Moore’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.… Continue reading February SOTM Blog Hop – Heartfelt Sentiments

Card, Close to My Heart, Craft with Heart, Create with Cricut, Cricut, Cricut Design Space File, Cricut Tutorial, Cut Above Kit, Family Layout, Gifts, Holiday, Home Decor, Join My Team, Monthly Specials, Online Classes, Paper Flowers, Sale, Scrapbook Layout, Seasonal Expressions One, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Valentine's Day, Watercolors

There is Still Time Sign-up, Stock-up, and Save before January 31st

Where did the month go? I feel like January just flew by like the dead leaves in the winter winds. Thank goodness, you still have ♥one more week♥ to sign-up for my February Workshops, purchase the Magnolia Frame Kit, get my Seasonal Icon File for FREE, save 35% on our Alphabet Stamp sets, get a… Continue reading There is Still Time Sign-up, Stock-up, and Save before January 31st

Card, Christmas, Close to My Heart, Color My Heart Dare, Holiday, Holiday Expresssions, Picture My Life, Reinker Watercolors, Seasonal Expressions One, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Thank You Card, Thin Cuts, Using Thin Cuts

Quilted Thank You Card ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

Growing up, I vaguely remember my grandmother's sewing closet filled with random patterns of fabric she had cut from worn clothing or bedding with the intention to create quilts for her family.  Rarely did she throw anything out - if a torn curtain still had a usable piece, it could be added to a quilt. … Continue reading Quilted Thank You Card ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

Anniversary Card, Blog Hop, Card, Close to My Heart, Sale, Seasonal Expressions One, Shaker Card, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Thin Cuts

Card Captions – January SOTM Blog Hop

Welcome to the Card Captions Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the January Card Captions stamp set.   If you have come here from Vickie ODell’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… Continue reading Card Captions – January SOTM Blog Hop

Card, Christmas, Christmas Card, Close to My Heart, Color My Heart Dare, Embossing Powder, Holiday, Holiday Expresssions

A Simply Handmade Christmas Card for Color Dare Challenge

For this week's Color My Heart Dare Challenge, we were asked to create a project using Kraft, New England Ivy, and Candy Apple.  When I first saw this color combination, it reminded me of simple, handmade Christmas decorations like the ones I have in my home, so I decided to create my card with the… Continue reading A Simply Handmade Christmas Card for Color Dare Challenge