Upon flipping my calendar to today, I realized it is one of the SWEETEST days of the year.
National Chocolate Day.
Need I say more?
This prompted me to run out and buy some……wait for it……CHOCOLATE!!!
Are you like me, and always looking to bless someone with a sweet little treat every now and again?
Continue reading A Sweet Treat
This Japonism Bundle of products is absolutely stunning. It was inspired by Japanese Art. It has a soft pastel hue to it, and can be used to create projects for baby, family, a picnic at the park, flowers, outdoors, etc.
Let’s create a couple of cards using these Limited Edition products from our friends in Japan.
Continue reading Create Cards with a Japanese Art Flair
Earth Day is a time for us to remember the environment and how important it is for us to protect it. While people honor it different ways such as turning off the lights for Earth Hour or picking up trash on the side of the road, I have a little tradition of my own…
And it of course includes crafting!
Continue reading Earth Day Project – Make a Mini Album with CM Album Packaging
Seriously…I could live in this enchanted wonderland with adorable fox and other cute critters.
No babies here. It’s been 20 years since my “baby” was born. However, that is no reason at all to not HAVE to HAVE the new Woodland Whimsy Collection.
This collection is so versatile. It is not just for babies, at all! Such beautiful, fun-loving colors are sure to put a smile on any face. Imagine getting a card in the mail with this refreshing collection, and the whimsical critters!Those would make anyone smile.
Continue reading Woodland Whimsy Cards
Today is International Women’s Day, so let’s remember and celebrate the women who have been impactful in our lives.
For some, it may have been an inspirational teacher you had growing up, or perhaps a boss or supervisor who went the extra mile to show you success. For me, it was my maternal grandmother, Leona, who we affectionately called “Grandma Onie.” My goal in this life is to be half the woman she was. Let me tell you a little bit about her.
Continue reading Celebrate the Women in your Life
There is so much sentiment and meaning behind a card.
There is even more if you create the card yourself!
It doesn’t have to be difficult. (…and, really it is not!)
Start with a card base. I usually use cardstock for this, so that it is sturdy.
Layer on a few stickers or embellishments, and WAAAA-LA! You have yourself a beautiful card! Personally, I believe that layering is the key to beauty when making a card. Use those foam squares between each layer! Just take a look at the dimension.
Continue reading Create Beautiful Cards: Creative Memories Natural Elegance Scrapbooking Collection
You have NO idea how difficult it is to keep secrets! But, when you work at the Home Office it is a MUST! I LOVE that we have decided to give you a little peak into this FABULOUS paper pack that is launching on July 5th–which will be perfect for using with your photos that all NORTH AMERICANS can use! So, on this Canada Day and Fourth of July–Snap LOTS of photos! Capture the people, capture the food, capture the parade or whatever it is that you do to celebrate this holiday!
Continue reading Scrapbook Sneak Peek–Triumph Paper Pack
Before the 8×8 Albums go off sale on Tuesday July 5th, you are going to want to scoop up an Ebony 8×8 Album Cover to create a wonderful scrapbook using your heritage photos!
Dig out those black and whites, and re-live the memories of your ancestors!
Old black and white vintage photos pair perfectly with our recent Uncharted Collection!
Continue reading Create an 8×8 Heritage Scrapbook
Are you addicted to your camera like I am? I take my camera with me everywhere!
Being able to create fabulous borders to highlight your photos that you take!
Continue reading Lights, Camera, Action–and SCRAPBOOK!