Lets Get Our Sales On!

I Can’t WAIT for our 12 Days this year!  We are doing something TOTALLY different than any other year – some REALLY fun challenges to win some prizes and get some fun with Rafflecopter going on too! But I wanted to share this with you so you would be READY!!! CTMH Black Friday Cyber Monday Above Rubies Sale   Midnight Black Friday we start challenges, some video tutorials, giveaways and Rafflecopter! I can’t wait!  Can you!??!   Have a VERY {Read More}

WI to PA Miss You Card with NEW STAMPS!

I LOVE that Close to My Heart designed your home state stamps!  Under $3.00 a set and a great way to send love from where you are, document where you’ve been or share school projects on where you want to go!  I LOVE THEM! REALLY! You can check out all the States and Provinces HERE! Now! http://AboveRubies.ctmh.com I have about a billion of these cards I need to make honestly! I also think these stamps are going to be used {Read More}

Tech Speak Cricut Scrapbook Layout

Heylo Friends!!! I have missed you all a LOT!  I love doing tutorials and sharing, but at this time in life, I am really focused on very good things, things in my heart of hearts I know God wants from me and I believe with everything in me such amazing good and wonderful is opening even as I type this. I had actually recorded some videos in October I never got to put up!  I never got to sit and {Read More}

Powerful Planner

Hello Friends! I’m so excited to be sharing with you today! My name is Katina Martinez and you find me over on my website Loving Life’s Little Blessings (http://www.lovinglifeslittleblessings.com/) and you can also find me at Life Above Rubies working along side Megan and many others to help you find Life, Business and Balance the way you want it. This month we are focused on planning. Everything from the fun hobby aspect of planning to daily habits that will help {Read More}

My Current Happenings, Latest Hauls, New Specials!

Here is the beautiful thing about what I am SO VERY Excited about right now!!! It is about Tuesday, and while I have decided I am taking my time in posting Tutorials, and I’m not utilizing AboveRubies as my business, (it’s my hobby again YAY!), it is still something I’m excited to share my passions, life, crafts, and a lot more.  I simply LOVE you guys and I can’t just GO AWAY – but I also hope you understand my {Read More}


TRACKING INFO! working on it but all sent see this video! FINAL UPDATE WHATS LEFT! *Weds 5:00pm* **This Post will be edited several times between Today Friday Oct 23 – Sunday October 25 – OVER $7,000 worth of craft supplies being sold and for Donations to Single Moms in Need for Holiday Season  – STICK WITH ME check back often – Theres a LOT! BUT SOOO GOOD!** Check out this video explaining more and I’ll sum it up for you {Read More}

Artistry Cricut Card Masculine Themed

I have not ever gotten around to sharing this video that I recorded before the all new Catalog was released!  Can you believe it?!?!?!  I know the shame the shame Megan! You can check out the ALL new Idea Book RIGHT HERE and enjoy picking up all new crafting goodies JUST in time for the holidays at http://AboveRubies.ctmh.com!  I LOVE Nevermore and Steampunk Scoundrels so much too!  I have a really cute video coming with that too!  I can’t wait {Read More}

Cricut Explore & IPhone Cruise Invite Card

I am so incredibly excited and blessed to be going on a cruise with the Close to My Heart Family and a very dear friend of mine! I wanted to make an invite/reminder date card for my friend and just send a thinking of you note too…so I made this card with an idea that started from my iPhone in my Cricut Design Space AP that I LOVE soooooooooo much, sent it to my Explore over Bluetooth and made these {Read More}

One Happy Day Summer Scrapbook Layout

Happy Day Summer Scrapbook Layout I LOVE the camera inside the Artistry Cricut Cartridge and all the various things you can mix and match to create just awesome scrapbook layouts and cards, clips, DIY projects, Shadow boxes and so much much more! Not much time left in August to get my special BONUS for shopping with AboveRubies.ctmh.com!  BUT September is bringing a WHOLE NEW SET of Awesome too!  THE NEW CATALOG release starts SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 and WOW WOW WOW!!! I {Read More}

Easy DIY Paper Planner Clips

Planner Clips are SUPER Hot and Popular for all the #planneraddicts #plannernerds like myself and my sister out there! So we decided to make a few Paper Planner Clips using the Cricut Artistry Cartridge to make adorable, chic, and trendy paper clips! You can make your own classy, trendy clips with large paper clips from the office supply store, or my favorite place, Target, to then cutting out everything that makes your planner fun, custom and awesome! Be your own {Read More}