Category Archives: Everything Else

Tips to Make Papercrafting Easier

Getting great tips to make papercrafting easier is one of the benefits of being on my mailing list.  My newsletter is sent out each Tuesday.  I share tips and tricks for using Stampin’ Up! stamps and tools as well as explore “back to the basics” topics.  My goal is to help make your crafting time stress-free and fun!! One month subscribers learned how to get rid of dots that are… Read More »

Sign up for my Stampin’ Up! Mailing List

Customers who sign up for my Stampin’ Up! mailing list receive a weekly email from me.  My newsletter is a great source of ongoing creative inspiration.  I send a project idea almost every week and include step-by-step directions to make it. My “style” is easy to make projects that look great but don’t require lots of time or product to create. The card featured below is one of the projects… Read More »

Endless Possibilities with Happy Wishes

There are so many endless possibilities with Happy Wishes, a free product choice during Sale-A-Bration.  This is a such a versatile stamp set.  You can create endleess sentiments with this one stamp set, simply a must-have! As you can see, there are two large words that can be combined so many different ways with the other script style words included in the stamp set.   Quite often when I’m “playing” with a stamp… Read More »

What’s all the Sale-a-Bration excitement?

Sale-A-Bration truly is the most wonderful time of the Stampin’ Up! year.  “Why?” you may ask.  Because it’s all about FREE!! It’s the biggest Stampin’ Up! sale event of the year where customers can earn free, exclusive products with every qualifying order.  Sale-A-Bration 2018 runs January 3 through March 31! There are three ways you can take advantage of Sale-A-Bration; Shop, Host and Join. SHOP Purchase products from the Annual Catalog,… Read More »

Perennial Birthday Project Kit is the ONE 2018 Occasions Catalog item I HAD to have

There are lots of great new Stampin’ Up! products in the 2018 Occasions Catalog but the Perennial Birthday Project Kit is the ONE 2018 Occasions Catalog item I HAD to have.  Have I sparked your curiosity??     I like to be organized, even though I’m not always successful at the task.  And, I’m always looking for ways to make that dream a reality.  I also send out LOTS of… Read More »

Top 5 Favorite Products from the 2018 Occasions Catalog

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! It’s always exciting when we have a new Stampin’ Up! product catalog.  Today I’d like to share my top 5 favorite products from the 2018 Occasions Catalog. If you are like me, the first thing that you look at in the new catalog are the stamp sets.  For me, stamp sets are the products that easily stand out and I gravitate towards them right away.  However, the top… Read More »


FREE SHIPPING on all Stampin’ Up! orders placed on Monday, December 11. Yep, you read it right!!  Here’s one more chance to take advantage of free shipping from Stampin’ Up! This promotion includes all items: Year End sale items, clearance rack items and regularly priced items. You’ll definitely want to pull out your wish list, flip through your catalog, and check your supplies to see what essentials you need to… Read More »

It’s Your Last Opportunity

There is still time to get the remaining four 12 Weeks of Christmas Projects!!   If you aren’t already on my mailing list you’ve missed the first 8 of my 12 Weeks of Christmas projects.  But, there’s still time to get the remaining four projects…which are some of the best!!  The next one is sent tomorrow at 1pm!! You must be subscribed to my newsletter to get these fantastic projects.… Read More »

FREE SHIPPING on Stampin’ Up! Orders

Get FREE SHIPPING on all orders placed through Stampin’ Up! on MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2017!! Cyber Monday FREE SHIPPING begins Monday, 11/27 at 12:00am (MT), (in other words, midnight Sunday night) and ends Monday, 11/27 at 11:59pm (MT) Stampin’ Up! rarely does a FREE SHIPPING offer, so get your wish lists out and take advantage of it while you can!!   Click here to take advantage of the FREE SHIPPING offer!!… Read More »

Online Extravaganza Details!!

The “most wonderful time of the year” has arrived.  No, it’s not just because it’s the holiday season.  It’s because Online Extravaganza is HERE!!   Now through November 26, shop exclusive sales and deals on select items. Deals end November 26 11:59 PM.   Click here for a list of Online Extravaganza Deals!!  (including 20% off select stamp sets, November 20th only!!) Here’s a link to my online store, where… Read More »

What is the Stamparatus????

Do you hear the cheers in the Stampin’ Up! world??  I’d describe it as more of a loud ROAR!!  This week Stampin’ Up! is introducing a fantastic new stamping tool…. The Stamparatus The Stamp-a-what’s that you ask??? The Stamparatus will change the way you stamp, and before long, you’ll wonder how you crafted without it!  You’ll fall in love with stamping all over again when you learn everything you can do with… Read More »

Just a Note….

If you regularly visit my blog, I want to give you a heads up.  I’m in the habit of posting card projects here on Mondays and Wednesdays.  However, because of the busy upcoming holiday season, you MAY find me only posting only one day each week during the months of November and December.  Then, in the new year, I’ll be back to posting twice weekly on a regular basis.  Thanks… Read More »

It’s not too late….

My mailing list subscribers have already received FOUR fantastic holiday project ideas.   You can still get the rest of my projects if you sign up now. The next project will be sent at 1pm TOMORROW (Wednesday, November 1).   Sign up for the 12 Weeks of Christmas here.

Four Hour Warning!!

Only FOUR HOURS until my first 12 Weeks of Christmas project is sent to my email subscribers. Have you signed up to receive them?? We’re down to the final hours.  You won’t want to miss even one week of my FREE projects.  But, the only way to get these ideas is to be on my mailing list by 1pm TODAY!! Sign up here.