I always start my day off with a big mug of coffee...and then take some to go too! Ha ha. I love this new stamp and thin cut die set from Close To My Heart. It's called Coffee Helps. I created this stenciled background on a Facebook Live video so this card came together quickly … Continue reading CTMH Coffee Helps
Enjoy great savings on a variety of products with our May Flash Sale, beginning May 20 at 3:00 pm (MDT)! The discounted offers through this sale will be available through 11:59 pm (MDT) on May 24, while supplies last. As with previous flash sales, sale prices for this flash sale are only available on orders … Continue reading Close To My Heart Flash Sale!
If you have not yet checked out Close To My Heart's latest promotion for National Scrapbooking Month, you MUST! The bundle is called Hope & Kindness and everything in my card today is from that special. I loved so many of the items, it made "cents" (ha ha) for me to get the whole bundle!! … Continue reading CTMH Hope & Kindness
It's been a productive (but exhausting!) weekend for me. This week we had carpets restretched and then I steam cleaned the carpets. That meant emptying the downstairs of all of my stamping "stuff". I also got to take a sledgehammer to an old entertainment center! Next, we rewired lights that hadn't worked for YEARS in … Continue reading CTMH Fresh Paint
Today is the last day of the Spring | Summer Coffee Lover's blog hop! I hope you were inspired and if you missed my kick-off post, you can see it here. Psst! Today is the last day to leave a comment there too to enter to win my drawing! About My Card I love the … Continue reading CTMH Coffee Helps | Hope & Kindness
How often do you dig, dig, dig into your stamp stash and pull out an older stamp set? I don't do it often enough, but I love when I have the chance to mix old and new products. First, you may too still have the "old" set I'm using, or it encourages you to look … Continue reading CTMH Florals & Flutters
Back in April I made one of my all-time favorite cards...and it really was so easy since most of the stamped pieces were left uncolored. My Mother's Day cards came together quickly because I had stamped and watercolored a few of these little blossom clusters from Close To My Heart's In Full Bloom Scrapbooking stamp … Continue reading CTMH In Full Bloom CASEing Myself!
Woohoo! Calling all coffee lovers (and, yes tea lovers are welcome too -- but honestly, how can one exist without coffee?!?) for the Spring | Summer Coffee Lovers blog hop. Amy Tsuruta has done it yet again (and in the middle of a move -- how do you do it all??). This blog hop is … Continue reading Spring | Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop
One of the new dies that caught my eye in Close To My Heart's new May/June catalog is the Decorative Texture Background thin cut die. Before you ask, yes, all those little tiny specks are to pop out! I had a section that didn't cut through but voila - great spots to place my flowers … Continue reading CTMH Decorative Texture Background Thin Cut Die
Hard to believe we are already rolling into May! This month it is all about National Scrapbooking Month with two big special Close To My Heart promotions and more. Oh, and our last roll out of the two month catalog series. You can check it all out here! Eeep!! May Stamp of the Month This … Continue reading Close To My Heart New Catalog & May specials