Honeysuckle

Last week I stepped outside our bedroom, onto the patio, in the early morning. It was quiet and cool. There was the slightest breeze and there it was…. the sweet smell of honeysuckle.  I have a large plant growing outside my office window, so I raced around...

One Reason why Memory Keeping is Important

Recording our family memories is important. We take photographs, we create scrapbook pages, we journal to tell our stories. We want to record our children’s history for them. We want our grandchildren to be able to see what their parents looked like as children,...

What I Learned from a 4-year old

I spent this week at our son Brian’s house. Our daughter-in-law was out of town all week, and Brian worked during the day; so I got to take care of Owen (4) and Ella (2) full-time.  It brought back so many memories of when our own children were those ages,...

Spatter Overlays and a Freebie

Have you ever found yourself working with a background paper and wanting to add just “a little more something” to it? Spatter Overlays might just be the answer for you.   New to my store, Spatter Overlays, will provide as much or as little...

$2 Tuesday at The Digichick

Come join us at The Digichick for $2 Tuesday!  There are a lot of great products by multiple designers here. But hurry, they are $2 for today only! Here are my contributions, 2 of my most popular products: Scenic Route Kit , Scenic Route Splats, and the...

Monday Inspiration by Beatrice: Chalk It Up

Good morning. I hope you enjoyed your weekend. Now it’s Monday so I’m back on the blog ready to inspire you with projects using Chalk It Up.  Chalk It Up is available only at The Digichick in the Attic Treasures section of the shop. If you are...

One Thing Leads to Another

Have you ever experienced one-thing-leading-to-another? I mean, something that might be very simple leads to one thing, which leads to another, and pretty soon you are doing something entirely different, or more involved than you thought you would be doing? ...

Torn Bits and a Freebie

If you were a traditional (hands-on) scrapbooker before you switched to digital scrapbooking, you might remember when tearing the edges of your photos to create a textured edge was very popular. I always found that very hard to do because I didn’t want to...

MyMemories Blog Train May 2018 & other Freebies

Are you ready for some fun today?  Join the designers at MyMemories in our May Blog Train!  And be sure to scroll through this post to find a list of other freebies I have for you! Never participated in a Blog Train? It’s easy, just follow the links...

MyMemories Share the Love Freebies: Expire May 20th

MyMemories new weekly freebies have been posted!  Downloading these freebies is a great way to explore the design style of designers new-to-you, and also to build your stash!   You don’t have to be a MyMemories software user to download and use these...