Category Archives: Family Stuff

Fabulous Birthday

I love having a birthday over a weekend – especially when it’s a long weekend! My birthday was Friday, and we celebrated all weekend. Actually, I started celebrating on Monday. We had a demonstrator meeting Monday evening. I had planned … Continue reading

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Cakes from Scratch & Drowned Cards

Let’s talk about the drowned card first. Sad little card, right? It started out as a cute card for one set of kids to give Mike, but it ended up in the pool. I’m thinking it got set down while … Continue reading

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D-Day

71 years ago today, my uncle, Jennings Marston, landed on Omaha Beach. Uncle Jennings was one of the “lucky” ones who made it back home. After serving in Europe during World War II, he went to Korea during the Korean War. (I … Continue reading

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Springtime in the Shenandoah Valley

I think spring has finally arrived in our valley.  The temperatures are staying fairly consistently in the “warm” zone, and I’ve had flip flops on for days. It’s been really busy around our house, though.  I have lots of projects … Continue reading

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My Digital Studio News

I’ll start with the bad news, then show you the fun stuff.  The sad news – after May 31, Stampin’ Up! will no longer support My Digital Studio (MDS).  The forum, the downloads, the tech support, the professional printing – … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek

I’m working on a blog hop, projects for card club, and a project for Craft Project Central this weekend.  Plus, I’ve been getting ready for several recitals and an alumni reunion next weekend.  So, needless to say, life’s a bit … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Jon!

Today was my older son’s 24th birthday and I made him the cutest card!  At least, I thought it was cute.  I used the coffee cup from Perfect Blend, and I used the small oval punch to make barbells (because … Continue reading

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