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Take Me To The Mountains: Travel Art Journal Part 1

Take Me To The Mountains: Travel Art Journal Part 1

Mountain Culture   When my boys were little, I made mini albums all the time. My first born even got one for every month of his life during his first year. But as life got busier I stopped making albums and focused more on art […]

A Jacket Full of Ruffles and Flowered Bunny Ears : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

A Jacket Full of Ruffles and Flowered Bunny Ears : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

    Recently, I completed my daughter’s spring coat just in time for the slightly warmer temperatures. I was afraid the wool would be too warm but it is the perfect weight for chili weather. The beautiful green wool I used was gifted to me […]

Your Smile is Like the Sun : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Your Smile is Like the Sun : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  Errands and Bubbles   Looking over my schedule for the week I am feeling overwhelmed with the length of my to-do list. I am a bit of a home body, so when 4 days out of the 5 day week are spent out of […]

I’ll Take Shrimp and Pineapple With a Side of Shoes : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

I’ll Take Shrimp and Pineapple With a Side of Shoes : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  Yum   This weekend, hubby and I went on our first date in over 6 months. It was so nice to go out to dinner, shop around and have an uninterrupted conversation. I am a lover of good food and sometimes I wonder if […]

Why Am I Fishing For More Plants? : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

Why Am I Fishing For More Plants? : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

  Water Makes the Plants Grow   We have had much rain as of late and I am sorry to say that the darkened sky tends to put me a little on edge. I find my mood to be consistent with the weather but as […]

Beauty and Style: Mixed Media Art Journal

Beauty and Style: Mixed Media Art Journal

  Style   We had a wonderful Easter weekend with family celebrating Jesus’s resurrection. Sunday morning was a little chaotic as I was trying to get dinner in the oven and get out of the house on time for church. But I was able to […]

Far Off Travels : Guest Post For PaperArtsy

Far Off Travels : Guest Post For PaperArtsy

  Maps   I recently started an art journal to document hubby and I’s anniversary trips. Since it was travel themed, I thought it would go perfectly with the topic over at PaperArtsy this week. Just a quick post to let you know you can […]

Are You A Vintage Girl? : Hand Carved Stamp

Are You A Vintage Girl? : Hand Carved Stamp

Paper VS Digital   I have finally completed all of my spring sewing projects so today I decided to start a project for myself. I may have to draft the pattern to fit me better but that would be a wonderful challenge. I have worked […]

The Key to Chickens is a Coop : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

The Key to Chickens is a Coop : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

  Plants and Chickens   My musings will be short and random today as I am drawing a blank about what to talk about. I could say the same old “It’s been busy” and”Where has the time gone?” but I am sure each and every […]

It’s That Time for Improvement : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

It’s That Time for Improvement : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

Home   One of the best parts of being a home owner is shaping a house to your tastes. We have been in our house for almost 4 years but our pace at home improvement has been at a crawl due to some expensive improvements […]