Silver Lining

It seems like all I’ve been doing lately is complaining about the Construction Chaos at our house. How long it’s gone on, how messy the house is, how I can’t find anything I am looking for. But today… TODAY… I found a silver lining. I...

My Memories Weekly Freebies

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...

Artsy Made Easy

Do you love the “artsy” look and want to add that dimension to your scrapbook pages quickly and easily? If so, my new Artsy Accents 01 are for you!  How to use: Place an Artsy Accents on your background and experiment with Blend Modes and Opacity...

Parenting, 2nd Generation

Several weeks ago I wrote a blog post entitled “Kids Don’t Come With a Manual.” In that post, I talked about my experience as a young mom and my lack of knowledge in dealing with certain child behaviors, and how that led me to take parenting classes....

Nature Hike II & a Freebie

“I go to nature to be soothed and healed and to have my senses put in order.” –John Burroughs This is so very true for me, and it was the inspiration for my original collection Nature Hike.  It’s been several years since I released that collection, and...

MyMemories Weekly Freebies

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...

Calling All Cat Lovers

Those furry little critters that love to snuggle, pounce, and work their way into our laps at the most inconvenient times…Calico to Birman, Wildhair to Balinese, they steal our hearts with their antics and unique personalities.  Cat lovers, scrap your...

The Gifts of Imperfection

When I sit down to write my Personal Note for the week, I think about what has happened in my life over the past 7 days, what has affected me the most, what has made me the happiest, what I learned, or what was the most interesting thing that happened that week....