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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

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12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Gifts of Warm Cocoa with a Double Trouble Challenge

As we continue with 12 Days of Christmas Creations, I wanted to inspire you to give some sweet treats of Warm Cocoa (with sprinkles) to your neighbors, co-workers, friends,  and family this holiday season.  This adorable little box can be filled with your favorite cocoa (or coffee), some marshmallows (or coffee beans), and a chocolate spoon… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Creations ~ Gifts of Warm Cocoa with a Double Trouble Challenge

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Masculine Color Dare Card

Have you ever had one of those days where no matter how much you try to get something to work, it refuses to cooperate and becomes the bane of your existence?! Well, that is exactly how I felt when I was trying to create a card for this week's Color My Heart Dare Challenge. This… Continue reading Masculine Color Dare Card

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Small Stuff Spinning Card

Our August For the Love of Crafting stamp of the month is a must have for all crafters.  I personally enjoy all the crafty sayings especially "Enjoy the small Stuff".  It's the "small stuff" that makes us realize how blessed we are each day. Like when you come up with a cool card idea and… Continue reading Small Stuff Spinning Card

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Thankful Color Dare Card

In the midst of all that is going on, I am truly Thankful that God has blessed me with a home business that allows me to step back, focus on family, and make sure my priorities are in check. This week, in the midst of the madness, I wanted to create a card that expressed how… Continue reading Thankful Color Dare Card

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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