WOYWW: The Enchanted Girly Hammer


  Happy WOYWW to you, dear friends! It’s time for Legend, journalist extraordinaire, to bring you another scoop from inside The Paper Palace! How many of you prefer pretty to practical when it comes to collecting tools? Have you ever been teased because your tools lack testosterone? Well, pretty can be practical, and appearances can […]

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Welcome Wednesday Blog Hop


Today I’m delighted to be the Guest Hostess for the Welcome Wednesday Blog Hop, which is sponsored by The Haute Mom! It’s a great place to link up and meet new friends. Want to play along? All you need to do is: 1. Follow your hostesses, Haute Mom and Create With Joy, and leave a […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Curious Tsunami


Quote Of The Week An ordinary kitten will ask more questions than any five year old. Carl Van Vechten Welcome to this week’s Wordless Wednesday Party! It’s hard to believe that my 23 pound Tsunami was once so tiny, he could jump on keyboard trays without breaking them (if you missed that story, you’ll enjoy The Reason We […]

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Vintage Friendship Tag


Happy Thursday, dear friends! I hope you’re having a fabulous week. Today, I’m sharing a Vintage Friendship Tag that I created for my friend Helen of A Crafty Kind Of Truffle as part of a special PIF package I’m preparing for her! Do you think she’ll like it? Supplies I had fun digging through my […]

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Cure For The Common Life by Max Lucado


Are you leading the life God intended? Have you identified your strengths and talents? Do you use your gifts to honor and glorify God? If so, you are probably living life from your sweet spot – the place where your unique gifts combine with your life circumstances and intersect with God’s plans. If not, perhaps […]

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Freedom ATC

Freedom - ATC - Create With Joy

Happy Independence Day Weekend! I’m kicking off July by joining the Two Crazy Crafters Patriotic ATC Blog Hop – and I invite you to as well! For those of you who are new to the genre, ATC stands for Artist Trading Card. It is a miniature piece of art – measuring 2 ½ x 3 […]

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WOYWW: ATCs, Stamps, & A Fat Cat

What does it mean to be free? What does it mean to be independent? What does it mean to be American? What best symbolizes those things for me? These are some of the things on my mind as I sit down to write today’s installment of What’s On Your Workspace Wednesday! I am preparing to […]

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