Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, Just A Note, Snailed It, Stampin' Up!

Snail Mail….slowly but surely

Our mail has been sooooo slow lately....it was pretty bad back in December which everyone attributed to all the holiday mailings, people buying gifts online etc, but it’s now March...yes already!) and it is still taking letters 2-3 weeks just to go across town. It really makes the words Snail Mail seem so appropriate. But… Continue reading Snail Mail….slowly but surely

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In Bloom Fun Fold

Last week I promised that I would show you more cards using the Paper Blooms Designer Series Paper.....well, I don't exactly have that today....but I am going to show you a card using the Pierced Blooms dies.  I you read my post last Friday, Paper Bloom – Stamps, Ink, Paper I gave you just a little… Continue reading In Bloom Fun Fold

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Let’s Emboss – Seashells!

I had a little stamping playdate with a good friend yesterday. It was great to just sit and create together. We wanted to test out the Gilded Leafing Embellishment on a piece of cardstock that had been embossed using the Seashells 3D Embossing Folder.   That didn't go as well as we wanted, so we switched… Continue reading Let’s Emboss – Seashells!

Birthday, Darling Donkeys, Embossing Folders, Jan-Feb 2021 Sale-A-Bration, JOIN STAMPIN’ UP!, Stampin' Up!

Darling Donkeys Birthday

I’m about to brighten up your maybe dreary Monday morning with a big pop of color!  Magenta Madness to be exact!  This is one of five In-Colors for 2020-2022 and it can be a bit of an eye opener if you haven’t had your morning pick-me-up yet. But who wouldn’t want this cute little donkey… Continue reading Darling Donkeys Birthday

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Hee-Haw….Card fun with Darling Donkeys!

One of the cutest sets in the new SALE-a-bration catalog has to be the Darling Donkeys.  It was one of the first things that I choose as my FREE product for purchasing $50.00 of products....and it's been sitting on my shelf since December!  One of the perks of being a Demonstrator is that I get… Continue reading Hee-Haw….Card fun with Darling Donkeys!

Best Wishes, Congratulations, Encouragement, Jan-Feb 2021 Sale-A-Bration, Sale-A Bration Jan-Feb 2021, Seasonal - Spring, Thinking of You

Challenging Myself with the Berry Blessings Bundle

In my last post I shared several of the cards that my group of stampers made in response to a Card Challenge. You can see that post here:  Sharing a Card Challenge.  I needed a little "card therapy", myself, so I appealed to my "craft courier" (aka my husband) to bring a bunch of my… Continue reading Challenging Myself with the Berry Blessings Bundle

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

Sharing a Card Challenge

This is going to be a quick post....I had surgery last Thursday to repair a partially torn and detached tendon in my ankle, so I haven’t been in my craft room to make something to share.   So I’m going to let my stampers have the spotlight this week. When Covid first started last spring,… Continue reading Sharing a Card Challenge

2020 Aug-Dec Mini Catalog (Holiday), Blank Card, Love of Leaves, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

Super Simple Love of Leaves

It's Monday and time for another super simple card to start off your week.  On a normal September week-end, my husband and I would be traveling to southwest Virginia for a football game.  Since we live at the opposite side of the state near the beach, I love the drive in the fall because we… Continue reading Super Simple Love of Leaves

2020-2022 Annual Catalog, Best Wishes, Blank Card, Just A Note, Playful Pets, Stampin' Up!, Uncategorized

Playful Pets and Lane

If you know anything about Stampin’ Up’s Designer Series Paper, you might recognize the name of Playful Pets in the title of this post.  It’s one of the new Designer Series Papers that came out in the new 2020-22 Annual Catalog.   This cute little paper set is filled with little doggies and kitties, paw… Continue reading Playful Pets and Lane

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June 2020 Paper Pumpkin + Alternatives

NOTE:  Read all the way to the end!  I saved the best for last!It’s the end of June and time for another Paper Pumpkin post featuring the June  - Sunshine in a Box - Kit.  This kit made eight 5 1/2” x 4 1/4” cards - 2 each of four designs).  But before I show… Continue reading June 2020 Paper Pumpkin + Alternatives