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Family Cookbook Scrapbook
Scrapbooking

Family Cookbook

It’s National Scrapbook Day and I have a newly finished project to share. It’s a scrapbook, but it’s also a family cookbook, full of recipes from my Grandmother’s old tin and my Mother’s recipes written on scraps of paper and backs of envelopes. The…

May 6, 2017
Square Mini Album
Scrapbooking

Square Mini Album

Yesterday I put together a little square mini album. The inspiration is from a class by Nicole Reaves, which I took at Studio Calico. Because of the creative paper folding and gluing, the pages of this album open up to reveal a larger page.…

November 20, 2016
Creative Twist on Journaling - Index Cards
Scrapbooking

Creative Twist on Journaling

If you’re not the type of person that wants to keep a paper journal, but you want to capture moments to remember, try some alternative ideas for a creative twist on journaling. Ideas for Capturing Moments Can Journal One creative twist on journaling is…

June 10, 2016
Altered Dr. Seuss Graduation Gift
Scrapbooking

“Oh, The Places You’ll Go” Graduation Memento

I’ve seen many fun versions of the Dr. Seuss book, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” graduation memento project. I wasn’t aware of this idea when my daughter was young so that I could start it in kindergarten and keep it going while she was…

May 17, 2016
Vintage Postcard Mini Album
Scrapbooking

Childhood Memories Postcard Mini Album

I’m constantly trying new ways to make mini scrapbook albums and one of my recent projects used a set of retro postcards. This postcard mini album is one of my favorite projects. I found this set of fun postcards designed by Anne Taintor with…

December 8, 2015
Card Deck Mini Album
Scrapbooking

52 Reasons Card Deck Mini Album

This 52 reasons card deck mini album is a project I created for my daughter. I found this beautiful set of cards at Art of Play. They have an amazing collection of cards created by graphic designers and illustrators. Check them out if you…

October 25, 2015
Turning 13 Scrapbook Album and Keepsake Box
Scrapbooking

Turning 13 – Advice for Life

This decorative box holds a mini scrapbook album I made for my daughter’s thirteenth birthday. I call it Turning 13: Advice for Life, created as a mini album and storage box set. It might mean more to me than my daughter right now because…

September 6, 2015