Dancing Through The Rain Of Life’s Challenges – Encouragement

So, you can say we’ve been stuck in one of life’s challenges for almost a year. It stinks to be caught up in difficult times. However, instead of allowing it to get me down on life, I’ve been leaning that dancing through the rain isn’t so bad. Dancing Through the Rain of Life’s Challenges I feel this […]

All Things Thanks – Stampin’ Up! Occasions Catalog

I have not participated in a Mojo Monday it quite sometime, but I’m going to do my best to make it a weekly blog post. I find these sketches to be so inspirational. My hope is that you find them as amazing as I do. Since Sale-A-Bration is in full swing, I wanted to feature […]

We All Scream for Ice Cream – Stampin’ Up! Tasty Trucks

Ice Cream is the one thing I don’t think I could live without. There I said it. It’s my “feel good”, because everything is better with Ice Cream! My grandfather used to say that little saying when I was little all the time – “I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!”. We […]

Mojo Monday Card 473 Card Sketch

Are you looking for layout ideas for your cards? Here is a versatile layout that works for any occasion. I had created this card for last weeks (Mon., November 7) Mojo Monday Card 473, but missed the deadline to post the card on their website. I admit it was due to the fact that I had not […]

Diverse Handmade Tree Cards – Blogging Friends Blog Hop

It’s the first of the month again, which means it’s time for another Blogging Friends Blog Hop! This month our theme is “Lovely As A Tree” Stamp Set, or similar tree theme. Well, I thought I was all prepared for this month when I ordered my stamp set a couple of months ago. However, I […]

Celebrate World Card Making Day #WCMD2016

Do you remember the last time you received a card in the mail? In a sea of junk mail and bills, a card is a simple thing that really stands out to the person who receives it. Sending a card is a small gesture that shows just how much you care about that special someone […]

Celebrating One Year Blogiversary Blog Hop

This month’s blog hop is VERY special. Not only are celebrating one year “Blogiversary”, but joining us this month is none other than Shelli Gardner, the Cofounder and Board Chair of Stampin’ Up! It’s been one year since we started this blog hop. I am so grateful to have met this great group of stampers who […]

Making Spirits Bright For The Holidays – Mojo Monday 422

It’s another Mojo Monday Card Sketch Challenge, and this one screamed Stampin’ Up Among The Branches Stamp Set to me. I just recently got this set, along with the Woodland Embossing Folder, and want to make a lot of use out of it. When I initially bought this stamp set and embossing folder, I thought […]

Festival Of Trees For Mojo Monday Card Sketch Challenge

Yikes, I’m even later this week with my card for the Mojo Monday Card Sketch Challenge. Busy days right now with catching up on work and house cleaning. Once the kids come home it’s almost impossible to get anything else done. I help them with homework, hang out with them, and take them to activities […]

Making Holiday Cards for 2015 & New Weekly Deals

There is nothing I enjoy more these days then when I get the time to do some crafting with Stampin’ Up. I Adore their products and find that time incredibly relaxing. In fact, crafting is a great way to relieve stress. I should be a very relaxed person between rubber stamping, crochet, and knitting. That does […]