Monthly Archives: June 2021

How’s Your Summer Going?

How’s Your Summer Going? Welcome back, my friends! I know it’s not quite summer yet, but it feels like it. Today was a glorious day here in the northwestern part of Virginia. It was warm, but there was a breeze … Continue reading

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“Turtle-y” Loved

“Turtle-y” Loved When Amelia saw the Turtle Friends Stamp Set in the Stampin’ Up!® Annual Catalog, she couldn’t wait to get it. Since I didn’t have a lot of “cute” stamps, I agreed to order it. Of course, I bundled … Continue reading

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Sweet as a Peach

Sweet as a Peach When I saw the You’re a Peach Suite in the new Stampin’ Up!® Annual Catalog, I knew I had to have it. For many years, my dad grew peaches (as well as apples), and peaches have … Continue reading

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Hand-Penned Petals with Chalk

Hand-Penned Petals with Chalk It’s Friday! I am so excited, because today is Amelia’s last day of school. I get to pick her up at noon, and we have plans. First, each child gets to ring the bell to celebrate … Continue reading

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Red, White, & Blue Summer Challenge

Red, White, & Blue Summer Challenge Welcome back, my friends! I hope you’re having a lovely week. I finally got our pool open this week, and Amelia & I swam a little after she got out of school yesterday. We … Continue reading

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Mystery Parts Challenge for May

Mystery Parts Challenge for May Welcome back to another Mystery Parts Challenge! As always, this was a lot of fun! Here’s what Liz sent everyone. We each got a Highland Heather card base, a Gorgeous Grape Cardstock square, a layer … Continue reading

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Artistically Inked Background

Artistically Inked Background I am totally in love with the Expressions In Ink Suite from the 2021 Stampin’ Up!® Annual Catalog. The Artistically Inked DistINKtive Stamp Set and the Expressions In Ink Specialty Designer Series Paper have images that look … Continue reading

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Friends…Give it a Whirl

Friends…Give it a Whirl I have been having so much fun with the Give it a Whirl Dies. These dies aren’t exactly hidden, but you may have missed them, because they’re “stand alone” dies without a coordinating stamp set. With … Continue reading

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Last Chance and New Kits

Last Chance and New Kits It’s June 1, and that means the Last Chance list for retiring January-June 2021 Stampin’ Up!® Mini Catalog products is available. If you have a 2021 Annual Catalog, you probably already know what’s retiring, but … Continue reading

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