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}

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}

The Heart, The Mission, The Plan!

  First of all, I need to THANK YOU for all the love and support to AboveRubiesStudio since 2009! Thursday night with Tanner and Courtney was kinda huge for me!  I left a few “cats out of the bag” and really laid out how important decision making is in the success of blogs and business.  The crazy part of realizing this, is that I hadn’t made a complete decision on my business/hobby/family definitions to some degree myself.  My heart has {Read More}

A Little Story of Inspiration & Thanks!!!

Many of you who have followed AboveRubiesStudio.com for a long time – know me pretty well and how I operate and believe in asking in faith and believing even when you don’t know the how – just know your why with faith and somehow you’re blessed with the desires of your heart.  Now I don’t mean this as strange magic….I don’t mean this as wishful thinking – And actually I’m going to stop myself before I go too deep into {Read More}

Weekend House Flip, New Craft Space and I’m IN LOVE!

I’m IN LOVE!  That’s RIGHT – I SAID IT – I’m In LOVE!  (Ok, not really the way I want to be in love because I don’t really snuggle with it at night – BUTTTT… <3 😉 ) I am going to share a TON of stuff today and a video underneath it – so check it out! I’m In Love & Committed!!! I had to get on here TODAY and tell you I am truly COMMITTED in a long {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!

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}

DIY Easy Enamel Dots, Redesigned Embellishments and more!

So, from all of my fun with Jamberry Nails as of these days – I have LOTSO nail polish laying around – and I realized – it’s enamel! Why can’t I use it in crafting!??! So I started doing this…and BAMMO – easy DIY Enamel Dots to place wherever you would like!     Enjoy the Moments! What color enamel dots will you be making?  Post a pic on instagram, twitter, pinterst and tag me @ByMeganE with a #DIYEnamelDots and {Read More}