Tips & Tricks for Throwing a Great Party!

BS Tips & Ideas

 It was a blast throwing my first Baby Shower for my soon-to-be-born Grandson!  It was great having so many of our friends and family there to help us celebrate Lyndsi & Brandon’s new baby.  I learned a lot of things   Read More »

Handcrafted Holiday Blog Hop

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If you are coming here from the blog of my darling friend and our wonderful hop host, Dana Kessler, welcome to my sweet studio! Who doesn’t love a Christmas Countdown?  There are so many wonderful ways to build the excitement and   Read More »

You’re Invited….

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My beautiful daughter, Lyndsi and her husband Brandon are soon to be parents of a baby boy.  We’re having a big party to celebrate so I’ve been having a blast planning the fun decorations!  Luckily, Brandon’s mom, Susan is planning   Read More »

“Tis the Season to be Merry & Bright!

I’m sure I can speak for all of us card makers when I say I wish we could make and give Christmas Cards all year long!  There’s just something special and making, giving, and receiving a homemade card.  If you’re   Read More »

Holiday Guide Sweet Heart Card Exchange

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I love to exchange cards with my Close To My Heart Sweet Heart’s Team!  We have some of the most talented consultants in the company!  I loved playing with the new papers and products from the Holiday Gift Guide.  I made   Read More »

CTMH Album Retreat ~ Happy Day

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Here is my latest installment from the beautiful Layouts I had the privilege of redesigning and teaching at the 2013 CTMH Album Retreat.  This was by far the biggest challenge since the CTMH Cricut Artbooking Overlay was the most complicated   Read More »

CTMH Album Retreat ~ Sweet Life

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I had the great honor of being asked to adapt several of the Lay Outs used at the fabulous Close To My Heart Fall 2013 Album Retreat and to teach some concepts on how to create wonderful projects while saving   Read More »

CTMH Album Retreat ~ Real Life Story

I had the great honor of being asked to adapt several of the Lay Outs used at the fabulous Close To My Heart Fall 2013 Album Retreat and to teach some concepts on how to create wonderful projects while saving   Read More »

Holiday Guide Blog Hop

Welcome to My Sweet Studio for this amazing Holiday Gift Guide Blog Hop – I’m honored to play with such talented CTMH artists!  A big THANKS to my darling friend, Dana Kessler, for inviting me to participate with such an   Read More »

Trick Or Treat

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We made these fun treats at my October Workshops.  They are so quick and easy to make.  The one on the left is actually a card cut from the Artiste Cartridge and the words from Artbooking.  When you set the   Read More »