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Fall Carved Pumpkin (its not just for Halloween)

I just fell in love with this photo.  The colors are beautiful!  The well planned carving also makes this work of art a great home decor item that will carry you through November. Have fun creating and I hope you enjoy! Photos found on Oana Befort Blog  

Thankful Digital Layout

This is a layout I can see making for myself.  I like the simplicity, the variety of papers and the b/w photos.  Can you believe this is a digital layout? I found this on Pinterest and it linked back to Two Peas in a Bucket in the gallery of *Celeste*   Celeste used a couple products […]

Pumpkin Spice Thumbprint Cookies

Nothing says Fall quite like the smell of pumpkin spices.  I wanted to share this wonderful recipe with all of you.  They look beautiful and you won’t spend a whole day dedicated to making them. Pumpkin Spice Thumbprints (Recipe from Juneberry Lane) Ingredients: 1/2 cup (1 stick) of unsalted butter, at room temperature 1/2 of […]

Pinterest Feature – Give Thanks Leaf Shaped Card

We found this shaped card on Pinterest.  The distressing is what makes this card pop!  Just remember that sometimes a shaped card needs to be a bit smaller to fit into a standard A2 size envelope. Designed by Sheila Veitch Here is what Sheila said about making this card, “I employed my Gypsy Wonderings cricut cartridge […]

Pinterest Feature – Fall Layout

Do you Digitally Scrapbook?  Whether  you do or not, sources of inspiration are all around us.  This wonderful fall layout is a great example.  I love the combination of fall colors mixed with classic denim.  Although this digital kit is long since retired we can still pull from it great design elements.  What do you […]

Count Your Blessings Embossing Technique

White ink on Kraft card stock is one of my favorite looks for a card.  It’s warm and inviting.  This look can become shabby, primitive or elegant.   One of my favorite designers, Becca Feeken, shared this card using Spellbinders products while thinking about the victims of hurricane Sandy.  And it is always appropriate to […]