New Metallic Ink Pads and a Beautiful Friendship Card

Welcome! I’m glad you stopped in to visit today. I have a really nice floral card to share with you that I made with the Stampin Up Beautiful Friendship stamp set, and I made it using two different color schemes. I thought it was fun to see the difference, just Continue Reading →

An Earthy Kindness Card Idea

Do you ever get on a kick with your crafting, where you make several projects that resemble each other? I sat down the other day to make up a few cards to share with you this week, and all three of them turned out brown. I’m not sure if it Continue Reading →

International Top 10 Blog Hop – A You Are Wonderful Card Idea

Hi everyone and welcome! I’m so excited to be participating in an international blog hop today hosted by Australia Stampin’ Up Demonstrator, Kyle Bertucci. We have some neat projects to share, so check out mine and then make sure to visit the other blogs as well! I have a you Continue Reading →

A Crafting Card Idea – It Starts With Art

Happy Saturday! Will you have a few minutes, or even more, for crafting today? I have a big day of traveling to my hometown for a family reunion, then meeting up with a friend. I’ll be exhausted by the time I get back home this evening, so if I’m going Continue Reading →

Floral Essence Lace Card

It’s Saturday! Welcome to my blog. I have a gorgeous card idea for you today…maybe one of my favorites in quite a while, and it features some of Stampin’ Up’s brand new, hot-off-the-press products. It features our Floral Essence bundle and some absolutely gorgeous laser-cut cards. Here it is! I Continue Reading →

OSAT Blog Hop – Something Old Something New with Bird Ballad Designer Paper

Welcome to our June OSAT Blog Hop…Something Old Something New! It’s been a few months since I’ve been able to join in with the hop, and I’m glad to be back! Life has been a little nuts with getting married, moving, opening a craft retreat house, gaining three stepkids, and Continue Reading →

Stampin’ Up! Animal Outing Wild Card Idea

I am so excited about today’s card. I made it with our Animal Expedition product suite, specifically the Stampin’ Up! Animal Outing stamp set, Animal Expedition designer paper, and Animal Friends thinlits. Do you like it? I made some cards a while back with these products, but for some reason Continue Reading →

A Cat Card Right Meow…Stampin’ Up! Nine Lives

Hi everyone, are you ready to see a cute cat card right meow?! Today’s project is a #simplestamping quick project made with the Stampin’ Up! Nine Lives stamp set and matching cat punch. Here it is! Isn’t this cute? Below you can see the adorable stamps that come included in Continue Reading →

12 Days of Sneak Peeks – Stampin’ Up! Amazing Life Card

Is it possible that Christmas is just 3 days away? How does this happen?? We had our first family Christmas last night. The gatherings will continue every day through Wednesday. I usually need a vacation by the time Christmas week is over! I hope your preparations are (almost) done and Continue Reading →

12 Days of Sneak Peeks – Bloom by Bloom Black and White Card Idea

It’s Day 8 of my 12 Days of Sneak Peeks from our upcoming 2019 Occasions Catalog! By the time we get to Day 12, it will be almost time for Christmas! I hope your presents are wrapped, cookies made, and you’re just sitting around watching movies and drinking hot cocoa!! Continue Reading →