A Watercolored Bloom and Grow Card Idea

It’s Thursday ya’ll! The weekend is almost here! I have a big weekend ahead, as my husband and I are hosting a hogroast on Saturday evening. Since I moved, we wanted a reason to invite my friends and family to come see the new home, as well as to invite Continue Reading →

Cardmaking 101 Lesson 1: Learn to Make Pretty Handmade Cards

There’s something remarkable about a handmade card. It might be the feeling you get when you’ve created something beautiful. It might be the way you’re refreshed after a little creative escape from a busy day. Or maybe it’s the amazing way you make someone else feel after you’ve shared your Continue Reading →

Stampin Up Pressed Petals Card Class In the Mail

It’s time for another stamping class that you can join from home! Today I’m introducing my Stampin Up Pressed Petals Stamping Class and I’m sooooo excited about it! The projects turned out gorgeous. Check out the details and order using the links below! Details for my Stampin Up Pressed Petals 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 →

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 →