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I love making cards out of scraps I have leftover from my layouts, and I realized that I haven’t made cards in a while, so I made two all-purpose cards this week. For the card on the right, I used a chipboard piece from the Valentine’s Hashtags set for my title. I primed the piece with gesso, Read more ..

I created this layout of my son’s introduction to solid foods.  I used the Heart Strings Border as the main element on my page.  I also used bib embellishments from the It’s a Boy Set and the Basic Alphabet for my title. I primed the chipboard with gesso, layered chalk ink on top of each piece, and then finished it with Read more ..

Happy New Year CE friends!!! I hope the holidays were amazing and full of new awesome memories. We wish everyone a healthy, happy and prosperous new year!! Here’s to 2018 (clink, clink) ! For our January Challenge …. Please be inspired by at least one element from the picture below. The twist is to use Read more ..

I just love these close-ups of my little one!  I framed them with the 5″ Large Clock Face and the 6″ Large Clock Face.  I left the frames as-is, but I inked the Small Family Border Word Set title piece a dark chocolate brown to stand out from the clock frame.

I love the warmth of this picture so I kept that feeling though the variety of warm browns I included in this layout.  I used both the 4″ Large Clock Face and the 3″ Large Clock Face to embellish this layout, and added the word “family” from the Small Family Border Word Set for my Read more ..

THANKS TO ALL WHO PLAYED ALONG THIS MONTH!! AND THE LUCKY RANDOMLY DRAWN WINNER IS: CONGRATULATIONS! JUDY!! Please email me at or  to claim your gift voucher. 🙂   Happy December!!! It’s the last challenge of the year!! Holy smokes this year went by quickly. I wish everyone a memorable Holiday season full Read more ..

I am working on scrapping our professional family pictures from a couple years ago.  I love how these pine wreath and pinecone branches perfectly coordinated with this picture and the look I was going for. I used an olive colored chalk ink for the branches of the Pine Cone Branch and Pine Needle Frame.  For Read more ..

I created a “mom time” layout to coordinate with my “special dad moments” layout.  I love how darling the Family Banners are, and I thought it would be cute to layer the Heart Balloon Set to make it look like the little hippo was holding them.  I also used the Moments Word Set and the Basic Alphabet set for my title. I decided Read more ..

A HUGE THANK YOU  TO ALL WHO PLAYED THIS MONTH XOXOX AND THE RANDOMLY DRAWN WINNER IS…………   CONGRATS ASIA!! Please email me at nicolle@creative or to claim your voucher.   Happy November CE friends!! I hope October was spooktacular.  Well wow we are down to 2 months left of the year. November Read more ..

I want to share this layout of my son and his grandfather.  I love this picture of the two of them!  I also love Creative Embellishments’ Large Infinite Frame — it adds so much to this page!  I primed it with gesso and added light yellow chalk ink. I used the word “Adorable” from the Boy Word Set as Read more ..