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All About School

All About School

I’m down to two kiddos of school age. My boys are now in 8th and 6th grade. Both are in middle school this year. But that does not excuse them from receiving a card from mom! You might recall that I work at a school. My boss asked me to make “welcome” cards for our… Continue Reading

Summer Blossoms

Summer Blossoms

I finally found a little time to craft and was blessed with a bit of creativity to match. Most of today’s cards use a digital stamp with an image and/or sentiment. I use Adobe Illustrator to manipulate the files. It is an easy program with which to create. (I have even created some sentiments myself.)… Continue Reading

My Little Mermaid

My Little Mermaid

Yep, I’m still here. I was quite busy with a school fundraiser and then needed a break. How has your summer started? Our has been slow and we have been lazy. Having tween boys is a new thing for this mom. Still trying to figure that one out! On the other hand, my daughter is… Continue Reading

Thank You Fairy Much

Thank You Fairy Much

After being a stay at home mom for the past 18 years, I was blessed this past fall. I was hired by my son;s school as the Volunteer Coordinator. It is very part time and fits my schedule and personal needs perfectly. This work is half of what I did b.k. or before kids. In… Continue Reading

Celebrating the New Year With a BANG!

Happy New Year! We are celebrating the new year with a Bang! at The Cutting Cafe. I have made new year’s “crackers.” These don’t really POP. Instead they are filled with candy. Files Used It’s New Year Time Printable Stamp Set from The Cutting Cafe Cracker Box Pattern from Pazzles Continue Reading

Happy Little Santa Treat Boxes

Happy Little Santa Treat Boxes

We often see art and crafts reflecting the world around us. That is because art often borrows from nature and the world. A gable is the generally triangular portion of a wall between the lines of a sloping roof. This gable architecture design is used in this Gable Box Template from The Cutting Cafe. I… Continue Reading