Blank Card, Friendship, General Cards, JOIN STAMPIN’ UP!, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!, Thanksgiving

Tissue Paper Stamping

I hope the title of this post got your attention.  So what is Tissue Paper Stamping?  It’s exactly what it says….taking a piece of tissue paper, wadding it up, tapping it on an ink pad and then “stamping” onto your cardstock.  And the result can be something like this: The background behind the leaf was… Continue reading Tissue Paper Stamping

Christmas, Gift Bags, Seasonal - Winter, Stampin' Up!, Sweet Stockings, Tags, Bags and More!, Treat Holders

Sweet Stockings Treat Holder

I've finally had a chance to get into my craft room and make something! Yeah!  I've got lots of leftover Halloween candy so it's being recycled into treat boxes for Christmas....like this one: It came out much better than I thought and that is all due to the Sweet Stockings Designer Series Paper.   If you… Continue reading Sweet Stockings Treat Holder

Cutest Halloween, Frightfully Cute, Ghoulish Goodies, Gift Bags, Halloween, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!

Tombstone Treat Boxes….and a fun idea!

If you were looking for a cute Halloween treat box and didn't look closely at Page 51 in the July-Dec Mini Catalog, you might have missed these hidden gems. What I am talking about are these Tombstone Treat Boxes. And if you purchased these and was wondering how to use them, or decorate them, you… Continue reading Tombstone Treat Boxes….and a fun idea!

Cutest Halloween, Gift Bags, Halloween, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!, Treat Holders

Cute Halloween Treat Pocket Box

Oh my, this has got to be my new favorite treat box.  Easy to make.  Can make two from one piece of 8 1/2" x 11 piece Cardstock.  Uses minimal Designer Series Paper.  And no extra cutting to make this box, just score and fold....(and add adhesive!).  And you know how I love pocket cards,… Continue reading Cute Halloween Treat Pocket Box

Cutest Halloween, Halloween, Monster Bash, Seasonal - Fall, Stampin' Up!, Tags, Bags and More!, Treat Holders

Triangle Treat Box for Halloween

Who likes Halloween candy?  Me!  I like it because Fun size bars means I can have a treat without eating an entire large candy bar.  And now who has purchased Halloween candy and the bag is half gone so you have to go out and buy more before Halloween?  Me!  Today I have a fun… Continue reading Triangle Treat Box for Halloween

Cutest Halloween, Halloween, Seasonal - Fall, Simple Stamping, Stampin' Up!

Cute Halloween – Saved from the Trash

Good Morning Monday!  I messed up the other day when I was making a card and I was going to throw away the card, but then I thought maybe I could resurrect it into something else…..a simple something else.  So that is what I am sharing with you today. Want to take a guess which… Continue reading Cute Halloween – Saved from the Trash

Birthday, Counting Sheep, Fun Folds, General Cards, Stampin' Up!

Counting Sheep Side Step Card

I am not a good sleeper….it’s not that I have to count sheep at night to go to sleep, I actually fall asleep fairly quickly, less than 5 minutes.  My problem is that no matter what time I go to sleep, I’m only good for about 6 hours.  So I’m up late at night because… Continue reading Counting Sheep Side Step Card

Beauty of the Earth Designer Series Paper, General Cards, Seasonal - Fall, Thank You

Beauty of the Earth – the Finale!

Happy Wednesday!  Today I am sharing with you the last two cards of the set of 6 that were made from one piece the Beauty of the Earth Designer Series Papers.  You can see the first two cards here: Beauty of the Earth in 5 Minutes or less  And you can see Cards #3 and #4… Continue reading Beauty of the Earth – the Finale!

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Beauty of the Earth – 10 minutes or less

Happy Monday!  Last week I shared with you a fast card - Beauty of the Earth in 5 Minutes  and this week I'm back with the second set of cards that are still quick and easy, but have just a tad more added to the cards.  Just for a reminder, these are the first two… Continue reading Beauty of the Earth – 10 minutes or less

Encouragement, Friendship, Fun Folds, General Cards, Stampin' Up!, Thinking of You

A Joyful Life

A Joyful life is something I strive for.  I do not always achieve it every day, but I am working on it.  In fact it was my New Year’s resolution.  You can read about that here. A Joyful Life also just also happens to be the name of the stamp set that I used to make… Continue reading A Joyful Life