Monthly Archives: August 2017

New Digs

New Digs As promised, here are some photos of my new craft room. There are still some things that need to find a home, and I have a few more organizational tasks, but it’s functional. I made lots of thank … Continue reading

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First Card from the New Craft Room

First Card from the New Craft Room I spent a lot of the afternoon and evening Tuesday organizing my new craft room. I am so looking forward to working there! I have windows on two sides, a lovely light directly … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Buttercup!

Happy Birthday, Buttercup! Today’s the day! My beautiful granddaughter Amelia turns three today. I remember that day three years ago like it just happened. Steph had been having contractions, but we all thought it was pre-labor, as Amelia wasn’t due … Continue reading

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When the Man Comes Home

When the Man Comes Home This week, Mike was supposed to be in Atlanta taking classes toward his doctorate. My plan for Sunday was to sleep in, read a little, practice a lot, and craft. Mike left at 8 a.m., … Continue reading

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Stamp-Off Product Challenge

Stamp-Off Product Challenge It’s another Stamp Off! This week, we have a product challenge using Embossing Paste. This is one of my favorite products in the Stampin’ Up! 2017-18 Annual Catalog. It’s so fun and easy to use, and it … Continue reading

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Sharing Sweet Thoughts, Part 2

Sharing Sweet Thoughts, Part 2 Yesterday, I shared a little about the Stampin’ Up! “Make a Difference” campaign and the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) You can read about it here. Here’s a card I made with the Sharing Sweet … Continue reading

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Sharing Sweet Thoughts

Sharing Sweet Thoughts Back in 2003, when I attended my first Stampin’ Up! Convention, Stampin’ Up! announced they were partnering with Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC). We knew Stampin’ Up! would give them a check every year and that they’d … Continue reading

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Fall into Savings

Fall into Savings Everyone loves a good deal, and this is a great deal! New Paper Pumpkin subscribers can get their first month half off the regular $19.95 price if they sign up by September 10. After you receive your first … Continue reading

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Thanks for Everything

Thanks for Everything My granddaughter Amelia will be three years old in a little over a week. I can’t believe how time has flown! She loves Chuck E Cheese’s, so we had a “gathering” there Friday. I guess it was … Continue reading

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Stamp-Off Color Challenge

Stamp-Off Color Challenge This week’s Stamp Off challenge is a fun color challenge. We are using at least three of the new Stampin’ Up! 2017-19 In Colors. When I first saw the new In Colors, I wasn’t sure how Lemon … Continue reading

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