I have a stash of favorite recipes that I’ve collected over the years. Some of them are cherished family recipes, but the vast majority are my tried and true favorites. I have them written on note cards, old envelopes, pieces of paper and printed from the internet. I needed a recipe book for easy access… Continue reading Flippin' Recipe Stand
Christmas is my favorite time of year! I just love the smell of Christmas…cookies baking, a REAL Christmas tree in the house, cinnamon and spices, and hot chocolate on the stove! But, one of my favorite traditions is sending and receiving Christmas cards. My first letter ever written was addressed to Santa! I’m not really… Continue reading Santa’s Workshop
Succulents are all the rage right now. I have them all over my house and in the window of my operatory at work. They are fascinating plants and so easy to grow…especially for someone like me who forgets to water them! 😂 Today’s post is part of the Cupcake Inspirations theme challenge…deserts! I made a… Continue reading One Sheet Purse!
A few years ago I bought a bunch of indoor cacti and succulents for my home and office window sills. I have quite a collection now and they are so much fun to grow and admire. The window sill in my operatory at work is full and they are popular with my patients, especially the… Continue reading That’s One Sharp Set of Cards!
The December 2018 monthly challenge theme is “Any Holiday” and I thought I’d take a break from Christmas and share some Valentine cards! My first two cards feature the Cat/Dog Hearts stamp images from the JFF Valentine’s Day Holiday/Seasonal collection. I heat embossed with copper embossing powder and added some gems and Stickles for a little sparkle. Both images… Continue reading Be Mine ♥
In 1976 a wave of patriotism and nostalgia swept the nation as we celebrated America’s Bicentennial. Everybody got in on the celebration…Disneyland, DisneyWorld, commercial products, the ’76 Olympics, the Superbowl, Major League Baseball…even Schoolhouse Rock! I was 7 and my little sister Stephie was 3. I wanted to be a gymnast and do flips on the… Continue reading Spirit of ’76
Great advice and I try to do this every day. I’m doing what I love and that makes me happy! Today I’m sharing an art journal layout with one of my favorite quotes. AND…a video of the process! If you haven’t had a chance to make a project for the Cupcake Inspirations color challenge, you… Continue reading Live Life in Full Bloom