Get Close….Your Timing Couldn’t Be Better!

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**POST UPDATE – New Consultants Added to Team***   Get closer with Close To My Heart!  I would really like you to meet some amazing GEMS!  I can’t express to you how proud I am of so many of these incredible people who share so much talent and time to benefit the scrapbook industry and to grow in their own Home Based Business! I wanted to share the below information with you today – because in just a few short {Read More}

Making Bulk Batches of Cards Beautiful, Easy and Fun!

May Stamp of Month

Have you ever needed a to make a huge batch of cards, maybe for invitations, thank you cards, craft shows, birthdays or some kind of gifts?  Well I needed to make over 160+ Thank you cards and I am so excited with how so many of these thank you cards turned out!  I made 4 styles in all, but in this video I’m going to show you 2 of the 4 and how I made bunches and bunches of them very {Read More}

Very Last Chance!!! Before Its Too Late For You!!!

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This. is. it!!!! Your very last chance! Today, April 30, 2014 is your VERY last opportunity to take advantage of the incredible FREE Cricut Cartridge Bundle deal when you become a part of my Close To My Heart team!  You get to choose anyone of the three exclusive Cricut Cartridges with their coordinating stamps and chipboard pieces as well as your FULL Consultant Kit ALL for $99.00 – and did I mention TODAY IS THE LAST DAY! So you can {Read More}

DIY Handprint Canvas Art Resist Heat Emboss Glitter

2014 Tax Sale

Hello Everyone!!!! The kids and I actually filmed this the week Gradyn was born, but I just got around to editing what there was of this together!  I wanted to use the kids handprints to create unique art for in Grady’s bedroom, and I wanted them to really have fun with creative freedom of coloring this all together – they didn’t exactly turn out “my way” but the kids LOVE them and are so proud, so I am so happy! {Read More}

Always Wear Your Invisible Crown Scrapbook Layout

Lollydoodle CTMH Workshop on the Go Scrapbook Layout

Hey Scrappy Friends! I hope you are just feeling blessed and enjoying every part of today! I have a layout for you from one of the most talked about favorite new collections from Close To My Heart 2014 Idea book – Lollydoodle! I decided Jena needed a layout of her in her “Repreztel” (Repunzle)  dress – you can hear the story about the dress in the video – but I LOVED the “Always wear your invisible crown” stamp that is {Read More}

Super Cute DIY Valentine’s Decoration with Vinyl Charger and Metal Stamped Spoon

Vinyl Charger and Metal Stamping

Totally dorking out about this Tutorial!!! I had been thinking of a way to make a cutesy little “belong together” pun for a decoration for Valentine’s day…. I decided to pull out the Black Charger plate I got for $0.50 and huge dollar store spoons to play off of Hey Diddle Diddle……..And the dish ran away with the spoon! Ok totally corny I know, but thats how I roll!  I used a little bit of everything with metal stamping on {Read More}

Easy Batch of Kids Valentine’s Made by The Kids!

Happy Tuesday My Friends! Valentine’s day is coming up quick!  We are all getting so excited to celebrate Love for each other and our friends and family! The kids had to make big batches of Valentine’s for the classes – and with me being a little bit on the down, we made these in super awesome batches using the Artiste Cricut Cartridge, they each picked a Close To My Heart HEART stamp and washable ink with a crazy amount of {Read More}

My Daily 3 – DIY Cricut Made Thankfulness Book

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Happy Tuesday Tutorial 2014!   I hope everyone is enjoying their 2nd week into the new year!  Who has been keeping up with their New Years resolutions and goals?  I’m so focused on helping people do just that this Tuesday Tutorial shows one of my favorite little tricks! I have something called My Daily 3 where EVERYDAY I write down 3 things I am thankful for, 3 action steps I’m taking towards my goals and the 3 main goals I’m {Read More}

Snow/Weather Day Home Activities for Kids! DIY Pinkalicious Wands with Ribbon and Cricut

DIY Glitter Wands

Kids are home from school today and most likely tomorrow as well so we have been reading, coloring and doing as many “non-messy” crafts as possible (i.e. I don’t want to paint, clean glitter, wipe them down, clean up spilled glue etc….) Jena got Silverlicious for Christmas so we read that as well as a few other Pinkalicious books and she decided a star wands like Pink, is exactly what she needed! Off to the craft-room….(it’s kinda like the Batcave, {Read More}

Fan-Stachtic Christmas Tree Card with Cricut Artiste Cartridge

Fanstachtic Christmas Card

I loved the idea of stacking up mustaches to look like a Christmas tree and when I saw the t-shirt at Target I was in love and immediately had to create a card using my Close To My Heart Artiste Cricut Cartridge! Using 1/4″ increments of mustaches cut out from the Artiste Cartridge you can create any size and style Christmas tree and top it off with an adorable snow-flake star!  This is great for wall decor too it looks {Read More}