Day 4 Christmas Tree Layout

Here is the latest and greatest with Child’s Year Cricut Cartridge.  I wanted to show you this awesome paper – YES MORE Paper!  And My family’s Christmas Tree Adventure last year – only 2 weeks before the birth of my daughter, Jenavieve! Make sure you check out the Prizes and Giveaways Section for your chance to win this awesome Christmas Pack! Please note – that participants outside of the United States territories may be required to pay additional shipping in {Read More}

Day 3 Who’s My Baby LO

I have to APOLOGIZE! I am so sorry that I left my window open during this video and the sun overly saturated the color!  I’ve learned my lesson – but I still wanted to show you this awesome layout incorporating both SCAL and Stamping Solutions Cricut Cartridge. Don’t forget to go visit the Prizes and Giveaways Page for Day 3’s WIN IT! See you Tomorrow!

A Child’s Year Cricut Cartridge – Use It!

This is the “Use it” part of the Grand Opening Event of the NEW Above Rubies Studio! This video is Day 2 of the Event and shows A Child’s Year Cricut Cartridge on this Rocking Horse Scrapbook Page of my son. Make sure you visit it the Win it Video HERE – for your chance to win this awesome cartridge from We’ll See You Tomorrow!!!!

It’s Scraptacular! Scrapbook Layout!

Thanks to Beth from Above Rubies Studio was able to play and give away this WONDERFUL Scrapbooking Kit.  Scraptacular is a wonderful website that provides BEAUTIFUL monthly Scrapbook Kits. Go check her out today! Make sure you visit the Prizes and Giveaways for your chance to win this AWESOME October Scrapbooking Kit!

Using Cards and Gifts in Scrapbook Layouts

Here is a Layout that I made from a card and outfits my Mother In Law bought my daughter.  This is a really cute layout using this adorable paper from Daisy D’s and K&Co along with my new Child’s Year Cartridge and Plantin Schoolbook Cricut Cartridge. So next time you are given a card or your kids are, consider scrapbooking it!  It’s a great way to keep them to title your pages, or add embellishments from! Thanks for watching hope {Read More}

Fiskars Border and Corner Punches

This is totally awesome everyone!  I love Fiskars products, which is why I became a Fiskateer (#6441 as a matter of fact!) and you can learn more about becoming a Fiskateer over at But just a short while back I had went to Hershey with my BFF Becca and we got to play with a bunch of punches and other great fun stuff from Fiskars, which led me to have my first ever drawing.  To enter my drawing I {Read More}

Awesome Plaid Products!

First off, we are BACK in HD!!!! YAY!!!!  So happy that we finally have things worked out. Let me know if ANYONE has any issues viewing the new HD or HQ videos. Second, I am really excited to share this box of goodies from the Plaid Company.  They really helped me out so I want to give a BIG thanks to Glenda and everyone over at Plaid for making such great products for us crafters! Let me know what you {Read More}

Thomas Page Layout Part 3 – Final Video

Here it is!  The finished project!  This isn’t anything too fancy, I always seem to get these big ideas of something really detailed and intricate that I am going to do, and then I almost always revert to liking it more simple.  I hope this gives you some inspiration and some good tips on getting started scrapbooking and how I have been doing things around here.  I can’t wait to share more with you soon.  Feel free to leave comments {Read More}

Thomas Part 2 – Finished Video

I apologize, for some reason I am having technical difficulties having my screen shot videos and HD videos put into one video.  This is the second half of the last Thomas The Train Layout video that blacked out on everyone!  Hope you enjoy!  Feel free to comment or ask questions!

Thomas Part 2 – Sure Cuts a Lot and Xyron

Hey Everyone!  Here is a little taste of how I use Sure Cuts a Lot for my Scrapbook Pages to make EXACTLY what I want instead of just what Cricut Cartridges say I can use!  This video also features my Xyron and it is pretty much step 2 in my Thomas the Tank page layouts.