Leaves, and pumpkins, and harvest, oh my! Fall is almost here, and I’m so excited! I thought I would celebrate the soon arrival of the glorious crisp air, fall leaves, and cozy sweaters with some simple stamping cards featuring the Gather Together stamp set from the new holiday catalog. For my first card, I used … More Colors of Fall | Simple Stamping Monday
Have you gotten a chance to check out the new holiday catalog? It’s here and full of all sorts of wonderful goodies for your holiday needs. Be sure to check out the full catalog here, but in the meantime, here are some of the samples from the catalog that caught my eye. I already snatched … More The 2019 Holiday Catalog is HERE!
Over the years, fall has become my favorite season. Something about the crisp, cool breezes, snuggly sweaters, and the smell of fresh leaves makes me feel cozy from the inside out. There is more to seasons than the changing color of the leaves in fall or the budding flowers in spring. Life is full of … More For Everything There is a Season
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Sometimes life throws you some curve balls and things get a little crazy. That’s been our live for the past couple of months. Things are starting to settle down for us and I feel like I’m finally starting to get caught up again. I actually made and filmed these five (really six) cards soon after … More On My Mind Alternatives | July 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial
It’s true. I’m way behind on my editing, photography and even filming. With a two week long family reunion and now a house full of three sick little ones, life is not going exactly the way I had in mind. No matter how much I plan, organize, and prepare, I find that life always seems … More When Life Gets You Down
If you like variety, this is a fantastic kit for you. There’s a vintage card that perfectly matches the woven threads suite, a nice big sailboat with adorable clouds, and some lovely foliage elements to make three very different looks. One thing all of these cards have in common is that they work well as … More On My Mind | July 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial
I’m one of those people who insist on waiting to put any Christmas decorations up at home until after Thanksgiving. I want to make sure our family has the opportunity to fully enjoy one holiday before moving on to the next. If that’s the case, why on earth am I bringing up Christmas in July? … More Countdown to Christmas | Using Non-Christmas Stamps to Make Holiday Cards
When I open a new catalog, I’m not immediately drawn to florals. It seems I’m more of a sucker for cuddly animals. Yet, as I create cards for others, there are so many occasions when nothing works better than a beautiful flower. The Inspiring Iris stamp set is perfect for such occasions. Sometimes lining up two-step … More Two-Step Stamping and Bonus Color Challenge | Simple Stamping Monday