May Milestone Celebration & Collage Sheet Giveaway At Create With Joy

May has always been my favorite month. Each year, I embrace the arrival of temperate days, savor the blossoming flowers and trees, and anticipate the joys that only May brings. This May, I’m celebrating several milestones and events at Create With Joy. To mark the occasion, I’m hosting a month-long Milestone Celebration and Collage Sheet […]

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Celebrate Sisters – Scrapbook Layout

Celebrate Sisters

Today is National Scrapbooking Day! It’s been awhile since I’ve scrapped – for a long time, my scrapbooks stood shut and my supplies lay untouched as I worked through the aftermath of several devastating losses in my life. This morning, however, as I thought about the significance of this day and the reasons I scrap […]

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WOYWW 17: Gifts From A Friend

Last week, Paula mentioned that it’s been awhile since she’s seen Legend on my blog, so I’m posting today’s picture with that in mind! Legend loves boxes. Whenever he finds an empty one, no matter how big or how small the box is, he will crawl into it. You would not believe some of the tiny […]

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Organization: Beautiful Bountiful Buttons

I’m not sure when my fascination with buttons began, but somewhere along the line, I discovered that buttons were good for more than fastening one’s clothes, and a love for this versatile embellishment was born! I collect buttons in all colors, shapes, and sizes. I count pretty delicate buttons with intricate floral and filligree designs […]

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WOYWW 16: ATCs & More

Wow, it’s hard to believe another Wednesday has rolled around and it’s time to head over to Julia’s and see what on all of my What’s On Your Worksdesk pals are up to! Since I’m on the tail end of the time zone, I’ve already peeked at Julia’s post and I am excited to see […]

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Organizational Blog Hop: Ink Pad Storage

Welcome to Create With Joy! Today, I am participating in an Organizational Blog Hop with a few of my friends from Stamping Bloggers! We all love to create heirlooms and gifts for our families and friends. However, staying organized during the process can challenge even the best of us! So, we’ve put our heads together […]

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Multi-Challenge Card: Love Deep, Live Long

I enjoy creating and receiving non-traditional birthday cards – so several years ago, when I first saw CTMH’s D1036 Heritage stamp set, it was the sentiment “love deep, live long” that turned this into a “must have” for me. What a beautiful thought to express to a loved one! This week at Pile It On, Challenge 14 […]

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