12 Days of Sneak Peeks – Stampin’ Up! Needle & Thread Card

Oh my goodness, half of the 25 days of Christmas are already over! I better get myself ready for Christmas! I’m hoping to finish my shopping today amongst other things… a meeting and dinner with a good friend I don’t get to see often. Today I have another sneak peek Continue Reading →

12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas – Day 10 Shadow Box Sampler

Hey everyone, thanks for stopping in! We are already to Day 10 of my 12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas…it’s hard to believe! Christmas is rapidly approaching and it’s time to get those gifts made or bought, wrapped, and ready! I actually made a handful of today’s gift for a Continue Reading →

12 Days of Handmade Gift Ideas – Day 5 Decorated Tin

Can you believe it’s already December 4? It is amazing how fast time flies when the holidays are approaching. How is your shopping coming? Do you need more gift ideas, or is everything already wrapped and under the tree? I have part of my shopping done, but still need to Continue Reading →

How Beautiful A Day Can Be When Kindness Touches It

It’s Small Business Saturday! Did you do any shopping yesterday? Maybe a lot? I ordered a few things I need for my house, but didn’t do any Christmas shopping. I decided to wait until Monday and see how good the deals get. Oh, and I placed a big Stampin’ Up! Continue Reading →

Snowflake Showcase – Sending Positive Thoughts Card

Hey team! It’s the day before Thanksgiving, and I don’t know about you, but I’m already thinking about my weekend plans. Who will be shopping this weekend? Will you be shopping for gifts or just for yourself? I’m still trying to decide whether I’m going to brave the elements to Continue Reading →

Weekend Retreat Photos and a Winter Birthday Card

I have a unique post for today – I have pictures to share from my weekend craft retreat this past weekend, plus a pretty project that I made while I was gone! Here is the winter birthday card I made using our limited time only Snowflake Showcase products. Let’s talk Continue Reading →

Hello with Stampin’ Up! Varied Vases

Hello everyone! How is your week going? Do you have any big plans for this coming weekend? I am excited to be preparing for one of my two weekend crafting retreats that I hold annually. For this event, I’m hosting 22 ladies at a lodge in central Ohio. It is Continue Reading →

Welcoming Back Mint Macaron With a Just Because Card

Thanks for stopping in today! I have a very quick post for you today! I’ve been busy getting ready for a craft show this coming weekend, so we’ll make it short! This card features one of the lovely colors that Stampin’ Up! re-introduced back in June – Mint Macaron. The Continue Reading →

Just Because Card Idea with the Detailed With Love Stamp Set

In case you haven’t heard by now, Stampin’ Up! did a color revamp back in the summer with the introduction of our 2018-2019 Annual Catalog. It’s pretty exciting – we have a boatload of fun new colors to work with! I made a sampling of cards – one for each Continue Reading →