Quilted Christmas

Quilted Christmas

This month’s assignment at made with love (and paper) is timely for Minnesota. It is so cold here, especially this week as I finally get my creation posted. Our theme for December is Quilted Christmas. Will you play along with us? Our quilted creation is to use contrasting colors, metal/metallic, and a bow or knot.… Continue Reading

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