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A Mosaic Tile Card for the Color Dare Challenge

Forgive me for the lack of creations this week. It has been quite an emotional one for me. As I was attempted to create for the Color Dare blog, I honestly struggled. I don't know about you, but emotions really affect my creative process. Before I tell you about the card I created, let me… Continue reading A Mosaic Tile Card for the Color Dare Challenge

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A Memorial Day Card for the Heart2Heart Challenge

For many of you, Memorial Day means lots of online sales, like the one on my website, and a three day weekend.   While those are lovely things to celebrate, we need to remember that many families in the U.S. will be spending the weekend honoring the men and women who died while serving in the… Continue reading A Memorial Day Card for the Heart2Heart Challenge

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Celebrating Life’s Milestones with Stamps

I don't know about you, but my days have just seemed all mushed together. I was looking at my seasonal decor today, and realized I still have clovers and bunnies. I guess I am just celebrating a Lucky Resurrection Mother's Day at home. 😂  If you are ready to move on to the NEXT holiday… Continue reading Celebrating Life’s Milestones with Stamps

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Another Reimagined Project: A Magical Beauty Bag

Over the past month, I have been playing with the Magical Unicorn key in the Everyday Moments collection to create two layouts - A Magical Birthday and A Magical Christmas.  Each one of these included a simple video tutorial for you to follow♥. Today, I have another project for you using that Magical Unicorn Key… Continue reading Another Reimagined Project: A Magical Beauty Bag

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Welcome to the Stencil It! Technique Blog Hop

Today we will be showing you a variety of stenciling techniques as we highlight a few of our current Close to My Heart products!  If you have come here from Maz Wood's Blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished learning how I created my stenciled brick  background, you can click on… Continue reading Welcome to the Stencil It! Technique Blog Hop

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A Rainy Day Shaker Card & Cricut Tutorial

For the Green Color Dare Challenge This week, I am bringing you a little inspiration for the Color Dare Challenge and gifting you with Cricut video tutorial to show you how I made today's project. Before I show you my Rainy Day Shaker card, I want to remind you how to join this week's color… Continue reading A Rainy Day Shaker Card & Cricut Tutorial

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Magical Christmas Layout: The Unicorn Reimagined

The sun is shining, the bees are out, the flowers are blooming... and I am working on Christmas pages.  When Close to My Heart asked me to "reimagine" the Magical Unicorn layout in the Everyday Moments collection, the first thing that came mind was a Deer and, with all the bright colors in the Blue… Continue reading Magical Christmas Layout: The Unicorn Reimagined