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Pinewood Planks Birthday

Pinewood Planks Birthday I love making cards to send to family and friends, but sometimes it’s a lot of pressure. I always want to go “over the top” for family and close friends. And because I want them to be … Continue reading

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Beautiful Brocade

Beautiful Brocade I got the idea for this card while I was sitting in church last week. My jacket was a brocade, and I thought, “How gorgeous would this be on the Beautiful You glamour girl?” (I really was paying … Continue reading

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Stamp-Off Friday Valentines

Stamp-Off Friday Valentines It’s another Friday Stamp-Off! This time we’re showcasing valentines. I’ve actually had my valentine gifts made for several weeks. The Paper Pumpkin kit in January was adorable, and I made up the boxes for the kids and … Continue reading

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Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful Looking at the photos in my blog media, it’s obvious that my favorite stamp set from the Stampin’ Up! Occasions Catalog is Beautiful You. There are so many things about the set that I love – the … Continue reading

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Gingerbread & Tuscany

Gingerbread & Tuscany “The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” (Robert Steinbeck, adapted from Robert Burns) Today didn’t turn out exactly as planned. Miss Amelia had a check-up with her pediatrician today, so my day started later … Continue reading

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Sending a Smile

Sending a Smile I’m trying new ideas for “classes by mail” that only use sentiment stamps. That way, participants can customize the cards to fit their needs. This one was fun and super easy. I embossed a Whisper White Cardstock … Continue reading

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Gold Fish

You did read that right. It’s not goldfish. It’s a gold fish. This is one of the swaps I received at #Onstage2016 last month. I thought it was so striking. Maybe it’s because I have had a hard time using … Continue reading

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