Cloud Nine Birthday Celebration – Theme Challenge

This is my first time participating in the Global Design Project challenge.  We are celebrating more birthday’s to this weekend. Since this is the case, I created a cloud nine birthday celebration. This card uses the stamp set Lift Me Up by Stampin’ Up! The Global Design Project presents a new challenge weekly, this week’s […]

Birthday Banner Project: June 2016 Paper Pumpkin Giveaway

So, yes this is another birthday post and another Paper Pumpkin giveaway. However, this is a 3D birthday banner project using the Paper Pumpkin June 2016 Banner Surprise craft kit. Since I hadn’t purchased any decorations, I wanted to add something to the decor for the birthday party. Low and behold, I still had an […]

Masculine Birthday Card – Paper Pumpkin Giveaway

Yesterday was my husband’s birthday, along with my daughter’s. I have to confess, I have many months of unused Paper Pumpkin kits. However, I love having them to use for the right occasion. I needed to make a masculine birthday card for my husband, when going through the past kits, I came across Many Manly […]

Birthday Celebration Card CASE and Daughter Turns 14

It’s time for a birthday celebration! My daughter’s is turning 14 years-old – today! 😮 The card I have for you today is the one I created for my daughter, inspired by a fellow demonstrator. Birthday Celebration CASE Card For Megan’s birthday, I wanted to create a unique card. One that would incorporate the stamp set Balloon […]

Dragonfly Dreams Watercolor Card Using Emboss Resist

I have been having so much fun trying out different watercolor techniques lately! Today’s card features the Dragonfly Dreams stamp set from Stampin’ Up using an emboss resist technique for the watercoloring. Dragonfly Dreams Watercolor Card I really love how this card turned out! I think the dragonfly set on top of the watercolored background […]

Watercoloring Ideas Blogging Friends Blog Hop July

For the July Blogging Friends Blog Hop, we are featuring watercoloring ideas and techniques. Coloring watercoloring has gotten very popular for adults as a form of relaxation.  Watercoloring is a great way to add more dimension to your coloring! Watercoloring Ideas Blogging Friends Blog Hop Who are the ‘Blogging Friends’?  It is a small community […]

ADHD Friendly Sports: High Intensity Sports for Kids and Adults

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, also known as ADHD, is associated with the inability to concentrate and focus. This makes following directions a real issue. Playing and participating in a sport or being on a team may, therefore, become problematic. However, there are some ADHD friendly sports and activities that can be beneficial. ADHD Friendly Sports […]

No Dirty Dishes Day Celebration – Today: May 18, 2017

Are you one who allows the dishes to pile up in the sink? Here’s the day to forego that habit – it’s No Dirty Dishes Day! No Dirty Dishes Day How do you celebrate this day? There are a couple ways to not have any dirty dishes – eat out or have a BBQ using paper […]

Summer Break Planning For The Kiddos – 2017

It’s that time of year again, the kids have 14 days left of school and I have to get some summer break planning done. For us, this summer is going to be way different than it has been for the past 10 years. It is the first summer we do not have a pool to […]

10 Things I Have Learned About Myself While In A Cast

A few weeks ago, I did something completely ungraceful, I tripped and then fractured my wrist. In this short time while being in a cast, there are 10 things I have learned about myself . 10 Things I Have Learned About Myself   My left arm is incredibly weak. It’s impossible to will my left hand […]