TNT: Wine, Glitter, Music – I’m in!

Wine Glitter Music AWESOME!

Quick little TNT for you today I discovered on accident actually – then I came to find out – people really do this!   Did you know wine glasses make great little make-shift speakers for your cellphones?  No it’s not Bose Sound or anything – but when you’re rocking’ out and getting your craft on – having something cute, glittery and fun on your desk that you just plop your phone in (after the wine is gone – and let’s {Read More}

Day 2 Creating DIY Scrapbook Layout Calendar Workshop

DIY Blank Calendars AboveRubiesStudio

Hey Everyone! I REALLY hope you enjoyed Day 1 (January 16) of the 2015 Calendar Workshop! I wanted to be more actively involved in real time comments – but I was blessed with the AMAZING opportunity to work with AMTC and Lily’s Talent Agency yesterday for some commercial and monologue reads in Chicago – little bit of training, a lot a bit of connecting and a whole ton of amazing!  I feel beyond words thankful that this is a part {Read More}

It’s Calendar Workshop Day! ALL DAY!

Calendar Collab

Today is Saturday January 17, 2015 and I have teamed up with Katina of Loving Life’s Little Blessings to bring you an ALL DAY video extravaganza event of creating your OWN DIY Calendar! The thought process I had behind creating My Calendar is to make it a monthly Vision Board for my goals and focus and keep track of the year!  Also calendars are a GREAT way to look back at all the blessings we’ve had for the year!  They {Read More}

Tim Holtz Inspired Tag for Daily 3 Journal

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This is so fun! First I am SO thankful for such a thoughtful and wonderful gift as this Journal/Sketch book from Carmen!  I just LOVE it – I could not help but want to customize it further and make it even more inspiring for my Daily 3’s and my Bible verse writings! I used: Tim Holtz Distress Stain in Picket Fence Saddle CTMH Ink Hostess Exclusive Set: A Thing Well Done from new 2015 Seasonal Expressions Idea Book Shimmer Twine  Black {Read More}

Minecraft Theme Giftcard Holder Card

Minecraft DIY Cards Birthday Holidays Gifts

I have so many tutorials I am behind on actually sharing – this one was from just before Christmas – but because it’s Minecraft and so popular for birthday parties, everyday notes and more – I thought I should share it for today’s Tuesday Tutorial. Isiah loves the game Mincraft and even had a Minecraft themed birthday.  So for the iTunes gift card I got him, I decided to make a little special Creeper card…(fair warning – I know NOTHING {Read More}

One Word for 2015 Jewelry Charms for You!

Glass Tray Pendants Custom Charms Word Phrases Inspiration Jewelry

Happy 2015 friends!  This video is exciting because it’s something I am so passionate about and I have a special bonus I am offering for those who would like to take advantage – I’ve NEVER done this before but thought it’s one way I can give something really special back to you that aren’t able to! I am very passionate about helping others achieve their dreams, their goals and I am this way because I have been able to see {Read More}

New Year, New Calendar, New Workshops, New Goals!

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Happy New Year my PRECIOUS Friends! How thankful I am you are here and that we get to celebrate an ALL NEW YEAR together! I actually wanted to do a Long post filled with all the joys and blessings of this year – filled with a story of what 2014 looked like – instead – I’m going to do that in a fun little video after our special bit of news – – – I have a LOT of news {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}

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}