Hi Friends! I recently held a Pampered Chef party to help my friend, Samantha, launch her new business. I LOVE Pampered Chef products and have used their stuff for YEARS. If you're not aware, cooking and baking are passions of mine (along with … [Read more...] about What’s Cookin’ Quick Card
Hi Friends! I hope you had a nice weekend! Ours was spent out in the yard, working on the flower beds , cutting & trimming the grass, moving more plants, and taking time to enjoy our gazebo... It wasn't super hot this weekend but it was … [Read more...] about “Beauty of Friendship” Quick Cards
Hi Friends! On Friday I made two of the fastest cards I think I may have ever made! I wanted to get these cards in the mail and I realized I only had fifteen minutes to make them AND get to the post office. The mail goes out at 3:30pm and it was … [Read more...] about By The Dock – Fastest Cards EVER!
Hi Friends! Do you recall the first time you were introduced to stamping? I sure do! It was more than thirty years ago and I was visiting my Mom (who lives in the US). We were in my Mom's kitchen when she pulled out some of her stamps to show me how … [Read more...] about How Stamping Changed My Life and a Quick Marker Technique!
Hi Friends! I'm still on the "Baby Wipe Technique" - I'm not kiddin' when I say it's addictive! LOL You can see my last post, with the video demonstration for this fun technique here. I needed to make some more thank you cards for customers, as well … [Read more...] about One Sheet Wonder Cards with the Baby Wipe Technique
Hi Friends! For thank you cards this month I used the 12" x 12" sheets from the "Pressed Petals" Designer Series Paper pack. This paper is super beautiful and the flower photo designs are ideal for making quick and easy cards. I had such … [Read more...] about “Pressed Petals” Thank You Cards – VIDEO
Hi Friends! I love combining techniques on cards and on today's cards I used THREE in total! First, I used our Pigment Sprinkles for a watercolour wash. Second, I used the emboss resist and lastly, a bit of stenciling for the background. I … [Read more...] about Quick Cards Using Three Techniques ~ VIDEO!
Hi Friends! I hope you've been enjoying summer as much as I've been. One of my favourite things about this time of year is having a vegetable garden and so far all my veg are lookin' pretty awesome! I've got beans, radishes, beets, corn, carrots, … [Read more...] about Rectangle Die Background Technique with “On My Mind” Paper Pumpkin Kit – VIDEO
Hi Friends! I make a LOT of thank you cards every month and I love sending them in the mail. The Good Morning Magnolia stamps, along with the coordinating "Magnolia Lane" Designer Series papers are so gorgeous that I knew they'd make simple and quick … [Read more...] about Good Morning Magnolia Thank You Cards
Hi Friends! Wednesday already and the middle of November. Where does the time go? Today we're expecting winds up to 80-100 klms which will also drop the temperature to -20. MINUS 20! In a word: yuck. I'm a Leo. Us lions prefer the warm sunshine! LOL … [Read more...] about One Sheet Wonder Swirly Bird Quick Cards