2019 Holiday Catalog, Blank Card, Friendship, Get Well, Seasonal - Fall, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!

Playing with Leaves – Gathered Leaves

Ever have one of those days when there just aren’t enough hours in the day?  Or even a week when you have so much to do that you have a hard time just deciding what is most important and what can wait until the craziness that is your life stops swirling out of control?  Kind… Continue reading Playing with Leaves – Gathered Leaves

Best Wishes, Birthday, Blank Card, Just A Note, Seaside Notions, Thank You, Thinking of You, Uncategorized

Little Beach Cards

I was feeling so “Beachy” last week that I wrote my blog posts and then forgot to schedule them....guess my mind was on vacation.....maybe dreaming of being at the beach.... Good things come in small packages right?  Then you need small cards to go with them! The stamp set I used Seaside Notions is perfect for… Continue reading Little Beach Cards

Birthday, Seaside Notions, Seasonal - Summer, Stampin' Up!

Down by the Seashore – Seaside Notions

How many of you can say this tongue twister? - She sells seashells down by the seashore - three times fast?  Not me....I had trouble typing it...kept trying to add an extra letter - sheshells.  I’m feeling “Beachy” this week, so you’re going to get a few posts using this stamp set: SEASIDE NOTIONS. It’s a… Continue reading Down by the Seashore – Seaside Notions

Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Let the Paper Do the Work

It’s Monday.  My brain is fried from thinking too much over the week-end.  I wasn’t really  “crafty” all last week and it shows.  I feel stressed.  I need something easy to just slide gently into Monday and get my bearings for the week.  How about you?  Ready for something simple?  Here it is: I can… Continue reading Let the Paper Do the Work

Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Let’s Stay Up Late & Craft!

Let’s Stay Up Late and Craft.....this is my mantra just about every night.  I am definitely a “night person” and when everything is quiet and it’s late at night....that is when my creativity kicks in.  So I start stamping....and cutting....and trying new ideas.....and pretty soon it is the wee hours of the morning.  My desk… Continue reading Let’s Stay Up Late & Craft!

Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Perennial Essence, Stampin' Up!

When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?

Do you have an answer to my question?  When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?  The answer is pretty simple....when it’s made with Perennial Essence Vellum Cardstock!  let me just show you. The flower on this card is made using the Large and the Medium Daisy punch.  But I don’t think it looks like a… Continue reading When is a Daisy, not a Daisy?

Blank Card, Friendship, Over the Moon, Stampin' Up!

Cow’s It Going??

I have been having so much fun with the new OVER THE MOON Stamp set....just “Udderly” too much fun!  If one cow on a card is fun....then a bunch is simply “Moovalous” right?  Especially when you pile them on top of each other.  This is not my original idea, but I’ve seen several versions and not… Continue reading Cow’s It Going??

Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

I’m Over the Moon About These Cows!

I love fun cards.  They just seem so much more cheerful to put into the mail.  And these cows in the OVER THE MOON stamp set, fit the bill. I have to give credit to Corinne Oosterhoff, a fellow Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator in Denmark.  She shared a card on a Facebook page for Stampin’ Up Demonstrators and… Continue reading I’m Over the Moon About These Cows!

Blank Card, Friendship, Stampin' Up!

When the Red, Red, Robin….

.....comes bob, bob bobbin’ along.  Now that you have that song in your head.....I’m back again today sharing another card with birds....red birds to be exact.  I thought it would be fun to find some pictures of red baby birds.  So of course, I turned to Google....because you know if you don’t know an answer....ask… Continue reading When the Red, Red, Robin….

Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Love, Stampin' Up!

Good Morning Magnolia!

My mother-in-law, who passed away in 2015 from Alzheimer’s Disease, loved flowers.  She could make anything grow, even flowers and plants that she would give to me and I would seemingly kill, she would bring them back to life.  She had a beautiful yard full of flowers...that included a HUGE magnolia tree.   June 6th… Continue reading Good Morning Magnolia!