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Quilted Christmas for a homespun holiday

I’m almost certain that in a past life I was an 87-year-old woman who loved nothing more than cozying up in a hand-stitched quilt by a roaring wood fire in my little log cabin. So, it’s no wonder that the first time I…

Fishing for a birthday card

Sometimes, despite all efforts to build a well-rounded paper-crafting inventory, you just can’t find the right paper, image, sentiment or embellishment for a specific project. This was my dilemma when I was trying to come up with a birthday card for a male family member. Nothing…

Missing Austin

Most of the year, my son lives in Arizona where he goes to college. During breaks, his primary residence is with his dad in Texas. Because I live in Montana, I don’t get to see him as often as I want to, although I try to make as…

Quadruple dipping and PP 247

In case you haven’t noticed (despite the 1 million stamping blogs out there), today is the first day you can order from the NEW Stampin’ Up! catalog! Here it is, in all it’s glory:                   It&#8217…

Totally Treed for PPA 252

  A week from today is the closing for our new house. We’ve been packing for the past few weeks and so far I’ve avoided packing away the majority of my Stampin’ Up! things. I might be in denial, but at least I have my…

Oh Baby, Baby

It’s been a rainy day today, which would normally give me an excuse to craft all day. But, I’m moving in a couple of weeks, so the day was split by packing up much of my beloved craft room, keeping out those things that I JUST…