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Bright BDay Card from Excess Scraps

I keep looking at my growing scraps, and feel the need to purge!  I haven't come to the point where I'm willing to just throw those colored pieces of paper and card stock away, so I used a little to create this fun little card. What do you do with your excess scraps?  

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Inspired Birthday Balloon Cards

I absolutely love watching YouTube crafting videos! And Jennifer McGuire is one of my favorites. Tonight, instead of just binge watching while I worked on a card or two, I decided to make a bunch inspired by this video. I made 9 cards, mostly for birthdays and congratulations (I keep discovering one more person's birthday,… Continue reading Inspired Birthday Balloon Cards

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Inspired with Summer Stamping

Inspired by a blog hop from Simon Says Stamp ( I love Jennifer McGuire's videos), I just had to get this summery set. And, as I live in Florida, it just seemed somehow appropriate. Here is a little something I threw together this morning. I haven't decided whether to put them on cards or to… Continue reading Inspired with Summer Stamping

Adventures..., Crafting, Inspiration, New Starts, Organization

Hello again.

Hi Guys!I've been busy trying to reorganize my life, my stuff and my priorities over the last month and I've been busy trying to reorganize my life, my stuff and my priorities over the last month and haven't posted recently.  The recent obsession with crafting, paper crafting specifically, has caused an influx of tools and supplies… Continue reading Hello again.

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Adventures in Crafting: Knit and crochet markers – Craft Challenge!

Hi guys! A couple of weeks ago, I spent some time with my in-laws on vacation.  My mother in law is heavily into knitting, so I went with her to visit her favorite yarn shop. I’ve never done knitting, but as a teen, I did some crocheting. While we were in the shop, I discovered… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Knit and crochet markers – Craft Challenge!

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Adventures in Card Making – Happy Birthday

After spending a weeks vacation away from my stamping and card supplies, I got to make a new birthday card to give a friend today. 🙂 I kept it pretty simple.  Just wave embossed some patterned paper, added a palm tree stamp and bakers twine, and of course the "Happy Birthday" sentiment which I placed… Continue reading Adventures in Card Making – Happy Birthday

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Adventure in Crafting… Mother’s day and Birthday card inspiration

Over the last several weeks, I've been watching technique tutorials, trying some out and adding my own spin, I guess, to them.  I'm not sure why, but although I absolutely love crafting, a lot of the time, I need a reason to make something... besides just wanting to.  I'm working on changing that!  🙂 Birthdays… Continue reading Adventure in Crafting… Mother’s day and Birthday card inspiration

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Adventures in Crafting: Planner Clip Holder Flip Book – Craft Challenge!

Hi guys! In trying to decide on what to make for this month’s craft challenge, I started rummaging around in my paper scraps.  A friend had asked me how I store my planner clips, and I had recently seen some pretty flipbooks… so I decided to make my first one as a planner clip holder. … Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Planner Clip Holder Flip Book – Craft Challenge!

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Adventures in Crafting! New video tutorial for a Photo-holder Dashboard!

Traveler’s Notebook Laminated Photo-holder Dashboard Video Tutorial!! https://youtu.be/Lr9bpVD5LVA   Today I’m making a laminated photo holder dashboard for a personal size traveler’s notebook and I wanted to share with you how I did it. In addition to the video, I’m providing written step by step instructions.  Have fun making your own photo-holder dashboard! For today’s… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting! New video tutorial for a Photo-holder Dashboard!