Global Friends Blog Hop 2 Colour Challenge

I am super excited to be participating in the second Global Friends Blog Hop. This month we are focusing on these fall colors (or colours!).                               These … Continue reading

Crisp Cantaloupe Butterflies

This is my fond farewell to two of the outgoing in-colors: crisp cantaloupe and pistachio pudding.  I do like how the soft colors pair with the images from the butterfly basics stamp set and framelits. Fortunately, we have other beautiful soft … Continue reading

PPA241 Stampin’ Up! Baby Card

I made this baby card for the latest PPA challenge sketch (shown below).  I used the wonderful irresistably yours sale-a-bration dsp, sponged with soft sky ink, for the two rectangular background images.  I am really loving this dsp! I was inspired … Continue reading

Inspire, Create, Share – 2014

I just returned from my 5th consecutive Stampin’ Up! Convention in Salt Lake City. I had a wonderful time, as usual, and can’t wait to go back again next year. There is nothing quite like the experience of being with … Continue reading

So nice to be back!

My son is now officially cancer free – hooray!!!! – and is back at school part time.  We are overjoyed to have our son in good health, and I have finally been able to find a little time to get … Continue reading

Hello and Good Bye

We made these two cards at my “new catalog open house” yesterday.  The top card uses familiar products from the Spring Mini that are all carrying over (hooray!) to the new catalog.  The honeycomb layer is one of the brand new … Continue reading

Stampin’ Up!’s October Merry Christmas sale!

Stampin’ Up! has taken an already great deal and made it even better!  Throughout the month of October, when you purchase an – already discounted – Ornament Keepsake bundle and package of Candlelight Christmas specialty dsp, you will receive a … Continue reading

Petite Pocket Business Card Holder

I spent some time this morning playing with the petite pocket bigz die. It is the perfect size to fit a gift card (with a little room left for a little greeting and a treat, if you like).   I … Continue reading

Fab Friday Blog Challenge

Today I am sharing a card I made using the colors (see below) from this week’s Fab Friday Challenge Blog. As soon as I saw these colors together I knew I would use them for the sympathy card I (unfortunately) needed … Continue reading

Scentsational Season Bundle

Now that I finished my Alaska photo book, I have had some time to play with some of the  fun new products from the Holiday Catalog.  Yesterday, I got out the stamp set and framelits from the scentsational seasons bundle. … Continue reading