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Last year on this date I was returning from my first-ever Stampin’ Up! Incentive Trip. That Mediterranean cruise was, well, I can’t describe the experience without using every cliche in the book. Ahem. Stampin’ Up! positively lavished attention and gifts on … Continue reading
Before I price and pack up all of the retiring products for the garage sale in a few weeks, I just had to use this set one more time. This card, which I used for last weekend’s Big & Little … Continue reading
Last week I was asked to make a card celebrating a 100th birthday. That’s big! So I used this design from April’s All-Occasions Stamp-a-Stack: This set, Big on Birthdays, is included in the Stampin’ Up! 2017-2018 Annual Catalog, and I … Continue reading
Last week, ending our study of the Gospel of John, my Bible Study Fellowship discussion group met for some social time at the home of group member Esther. Oh, and did I say lunch? She cooked a wonderful chicken curry dish … Continue reading
Does any of this sound familiar? I want a creative escape but I don’t have a lot of time. I’m not sure I’m ready to commit to paper crafting, but I want to try it. I love to create but … Continue reading
As I was cleaning out my magazine stash from last month (apparently a bit late, as I have already received one June issue!), I ripped these pages out of the April issue of Better Homes & Gardens. I am captivated … Continue reading
Fear of colors — I never even knew there was such a thing! It’s not something I suffer from; rather, my problem is a lack of confidence using color. (Is there a name for that?) For example, we’re making a … Continue reading
Perfect timing for this edition of the Stamp Review Crew blog hop! Cool Treats is a suitable stamp set to use in my part of Illinois now, where temps are warming up and the sun is (usually) shining bright. Not to … Continue reading
Saturday marks my 12th anniversary as a Stampin’ Up! Independent Demonstrator. My love for stamping is stronger than ever — I dream about colors, stamps, events, and even the cover of the next new catalog! Those dreams have been especially … Continue reading