Monthly Archives: July 2020

Love of Leaves

Love of Leaves Here’s another sneak peek from the Stampin’ Up!® August-December Mini Catalog. Look at these beautiful fall colors. Now that the boys are grown and have moved out of the house, we don’t do anything for Halloween. But … Continue reading

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Poinsettia Petals – Christmas in July

Poinsettia Petals – Christmas in July It’s been quite warm here the past week, so I decided to do some sneak peeks from the Stampin’ Up!® August – December Mini Catalog. Demonstrators can preorder products from the Mini Catalog now, … Continue reading

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Stamp Off! Color Challenge

Stamp Off! Color Challenge Welcome back to another BS&J Stamp Off! I love these challenges, because Susan, Jackie, and I are so laid back and anything goes. This week’s challenge is a color challenge. Well, I didn’t pick three; I … Continue reading

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“Nothing’s Better Than” Waterfall Card

“Nothing’s Better Than” Waterfall Card When I was a new Stampin’ Up!® demonstrator, Waterfall Cards were all the rage. I decided to make one after years of neglecting the technique, and I rediscovered the fun! They’re interactive – and that … Continue reading

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Petal Pink Prized Peony

Petal Pink Prized Peony Don’t you love alliteration? This was unintentional. When I save my photos, I like to use the name of the Stampin’ Up!® stamp set and then something extra so I remember which “Prized Peony” (or whatever) … Continue reading

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Sweet & Simple Thanks

Sweet & Simple Thanks Sometimes you need to make a sweet and simple card. Today was that kind of day for me. I didn’t get a lot of sleep last night, because we have cats. Max, our dog, usually sleeps … Continue reading

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Ornate Thanks

Ornate Thanks I am loving all of the new Stampin’ Up!® 2020-2022 In Colors! I keep thinking, “This one is my favorite,” but that changes each time I use a different color. For today’s card, I used four of the … Continue reading

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Christmas in July

Christmas in July Happy Monday, Crafty friends! I hope you had a wonderful weekend and are looking forward to an exciting week. The weather was lovely this weekend, so we swam a lot. Miss Amelia even swam without water wings! … Continue reading

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Flowers for Every Season

Flowers for Every Season Welcome to another Friday Stamp Off! with Jackie, Susan, and me. This week, we’re showing off our favorite Designer Series Paper (DSP). Well, that’s kind of misleading. If I was going to show off my favorite … Continue reading

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A Day without Coffee…

A Day without Coffee… I have no idea what a day without coffee is like. I have lots of friends who don’t drink coffee, and, honestly, I did take a minute to question our friendship. Ok, not really! All of … Continue reading

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