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A Bear of a Girl: Hand Carved Stamps

A Bear of a Girl: Hand Carved Stamps

A Sweet Little Bear   My sweet little one turns 3 this week and I am amazed at the changes in her personality over just the past year. She is sassy, smart and funny. I have taken to writing down some of her funny sayings […]

Valentine’s and Snow Days :Seth Apter Inspired Art Journal

Valentine’s and Snow Days :Seth Apter Inspired Art Journal

School’s Out We had a few snow days this week due to the snow and ice. As you can imagine, my routine went out the window but I got to spend a few hours with my children stamping valentines. Yes, it lasted a few hours. […]

She’s A Ball of Sunshine: Mixed Media Art Journal

She’s A Ball of Sunshine: Mixed Media Art Journal

Sunshine   I am still struggling with the fact that the middle of February is upon us. That and the constant appearance of snow. In a conversation with someone last month I mentioned how much the hubby and I prefer the North as we love […]

Keys Are Forever Getting Lost: Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

Keys Are Forever Getting Lost: Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

  The Case of the Missing Spoons  Keys are not the only things that disappear in a household of people. As time goes on, I have noticed the stacks of dishes in the cupboard and silverware in the drawers have slowly dwindled. It seems as […]

It’s the Season For Nesting: Mixed Media Card

It’s the Season For Nesting: Mixed Media Card

Nesting   Nesting is usually  associated with pregnancy but I have found otherwise over the past month. Ever since I started purging my home of needless clutter I have felt the urge to clean, move things around and redecorate. And perhaps the dreary cold weather […]

Egyptian Gold: Mixed Media Journal Layout

Guest Post I am over at the PaperArtsy Blog sharing a journal layout featuring Lynne Perrella’s Egyptian themed stamps. This topic is centered around the color mustard which is perfect for the stamps that I used. And of course, I used gold accents because Egyptian […]

The Butterflies Within My Eyes: Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

The Butterflies Within My Eyes: Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

Stuck Within   Thanks to this crazy weather, my children have been home most of the week due to frigid temperatures. I haven’t been able to accomplish any of my crafting goals or my household cleaning but I have been able to spend some extra […]

A Man And His Travels: Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

A Man And His Travels: Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

Travel List   It’s January and I am hoping to catch up on all the projects that I have put off. Do you have a long list of things to complete this year? I love making lists, whether it be books to read, craft projects […]

My Life-Altering Brush With Abortion

My Life-Altering Brush With Abortion

My Brush With Abortion Hearing about the bill that was just passed in New York State, legalizing the abortion of babies up until birth, has caused me to shed a lot of tears over the last few days. With my emotions in a jumble, I […]

Bring Back the Flowers: Hand Carved Stamps

Bring Back the Flowers: Hand Carved Stamps

Flowers   I am ready for flowers, the color green and spring. We just got a a bit of snow fall and ice this past weekend with temperatures in the negative. My children are going to have a few make up days now and you […]