Last Minute Howto Make Pre-Postaged Postcards Beautiful for Christmas

Deal of the Decade

I had to make more than 280+ cards to send out this season and I bit off more than I could chew! SO, I had these Pre-paid Postcards from a few years ago (yes I’ll need to add a little more postage) that I thought – wow these would actually make beautiful Christmas Cards with a stamp and a little bling!  You can’t send 3D texture on a postcard – but I did find out that the Viva Decor glitter {Read More}

Live Announcement of Winners and OTHER Special Goodies!

12 days 2014

Our Winners Video! Talked about all the 12 days and the giveaways, the parties and the WINNERS!  AND lots of other awesome things too! Here’s the deal though – I’m leaving the Grant a Christmas Wish from our #2014MustGives open until tomorrow! I had a little mistake in sending out my VIP Member email and not everyone was notified about leaving a comment on the Blog Post called 12 Day Bonus Grant a Wish post HERE  I’m leaving this open {Read More}

12 Days Bonus! GRANT A Christmas Wish!

BONUS Day!!!  Which is actually a BIG Deal to our 12 days of Giveaways this year! Officially – 12 Tutorials and 12 giveaways with 12 features ended yesterday – BUT – I had more in mind! Today at 2:00 EST I am going to go LIVE to announce WINNERS – Talk about some fun AND PICK A WISH to grant! To join us – simply come HERE – and chat and play along! http://new.livestream.com/accounts/5282296/12daysgiveawaysfinal NOW HERE IS THE BIG DEAL! {Read More}

Important CTMH News!

Organize on the go

So there has been a TON of exciting buzz and excitement around the all new Organization Totes and Rollerbag with Close To My Heart! I’ve been excited about it as well and then they shipment got way delayed Sad! Right?! So Close to My Heart informed us they did get their first shipment in and in 24 hours(ish) more than half of the first shipment is GONE!  That means they are going to be unavailable again for a little bit {Read More}

Easy Layered Stamping Christmas Tree Panel Card Day 12

Layered Stamping Easy Christmas Card

Day 12 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways! I can’t believe it – today is the LAST DAY of Tutorials!  BUT Guess what – TOMORROW – December 10 at 2:00pm EST http://new.livestream.com/accounts/5282296/12daysgiveawaysfinal  (I will post the recorded version – just wanted to do this interactive for those that can make it !) Todays Tutorial: I wanted to do some great layered stamping to create a scene – I love to “make a scene”  Just thought I would take the idea {Read More}

Project Life Mini Christmas Album by Katina M for Day 11

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Day 11 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways! This is exciting, I love Becki Higgins, I LOVE Project Life and I LOVE pocket scrapbooking!  Katina is our Stampin’ Up friend I was really excited to work with for our 12 days!  She put together an exclusive Album just for us to admire, inspire and use in our crafting!  Katina ALSO has an INCREDIBLE download you MUST check out HERE – for documenting EVERYDAY Life in Photos!  What photos to {Read More}

Christmas in a Sweater Scrapbook Masking Layout Day 10

CloseToMyHeart Scrapbook and Card Kits EASY Monthly

Day 10 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways!   Todays Tutorial:  I thought it would be fun to do a little misting around adhesive backed paper as a mask – to create the perfect framing or shadow effect around stamped images!  I used my favorite Close to My Heart stamps and the BEST Cricut Cartridges in the world with these exclusive goodies – BTW – wanna know what Stamp Sets go to what Cartridge?  Check out this easy download!!! {Read More}

Jamberry and Unique DIY Gift Wrap Card Day 9

Jamberry Nails that Last and Perfect Gift Wrap for Nails

Day 9 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways!     Todays Tutorial: Today’s card and Jamberry nails features a little fun and unique card with a sleeve created to hide bonus gifts – like your Jamberry Nails – but works for gift cards, money and all those other things that fly out of cards at the holidays!  This is a fun little interactive set and I show you how to apply Jamberry Nails as well as create this pop {Read More}

Merry Christmas Gold and Mist – Simple Handmade Christmas Card Day 8

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Day 8 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways!   Todays Tutorial:  I decided to stress out my paper instead of being stressed out myself! I used some Gold Glimmer Spritz and Gold Embossing Powder to rock out a simple yet festive Christmas Card design!  Perfect for making a batch of Handmade Christmas cards this year! Today’s Featured Momma:  Lisa Motta! Lisa is actually from back in my neck of the woods of Pennsylvania!  She is also a Doterra Wellness Advocate AND {Read More}

Carmel Apple Dip/Spread and Shortbread Cookies – Day 7

Glitter Wine Glasses and Customized Personal Coasters

Day 7 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways!   Todays Tutorial:  Neighbors, Teachers, Coworkers and more….gifts of food are always fun at the holiday’s too!  Whether you make it yourself – or give a gift basket – I have a few INCREDIBLE items for you!  I’ll show you how to whip it up and put it together!! Tealightful truly is simply delightful! Today’s Featured Momma: Dennise Robinson with Tealightful Starbucks, Lattes, Loose Leaf Teas, Organic beverages – all a {Read More}