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 →

Say Thanks with Stampin’ Up! Apron of Love

I’ve had the Stampin’ Up! Apron of Love stamp set for…almost…forever, and for some unknown reason I had never used it until a few days ago. Crazy, right? I decided it was finally time to try it out. Here’s what I put together! The Apron of Love stamp set is Continue Reading →

Floral Stained Glass Card Idea

Happy Sunday! How has your weekend been? Mine has been pretty good. I worked on a few house projects and then last night I had a…wait for it… rare date night with my fiance! With 4 kids and 3 1/2 hours between the two of us, dates have been few Continue Reading →

4 Minute Quick Card Tutorial with Accented Blooms

Hi everyone! How many of you out there are simple stampers? I know many of you like to keep things quick and easy. I love a quick, easy card…I just don’t feel like I’m very good at making them. When I make a simple card that I like, I get Continue Reading →

Stampin’ Up! Painted Harvest Blog Hop

Hi everyone! Welcome to a week of fun blog hops highlighting items in Stampin’ Up’s Holiday Catalog! Today we are featuring the a-maz-ing Stampin’ Up! Painted Harvest stamp set! Whether you arrived here from Deena’s blog or you came directly to mine, make sure to use the link at the Continue Reading →

August 2017 Paper Pumpkin Kit – Giftable Greetings

It’s time to share the August 2017 Paper Pumpkin kit – Giftable Greetings! I was really excited when I opened it up this month. It’s really cute, and really practical. Everyone needs congratulations, thank you, and sympathy cards, right. Before I share pictures, have you heard that Paper Pumpkin is Continue Reading →

Block Stamping Technique Flower Card

How was your weekend? I hope you had a good one. My weekend didn’t go quite as planned. Yesterday we had to make a doctor visit (yes, we can see a doctor on Sunday), and I found out my daughter has Strep Throat 🙁 I’m wondering if I’m coming down Continue Reading →