Merry Christmas!

Some of my favorite childhood memories were of Christmas caroling with my family and friends. I grew up in Iowa so it was always very cold with lots of snow. Even though it was freezing I loved it. Wishing you a very merry Christmas. Beth Read more »

Signs of Santa

Only four may days until Christmas. I know Santa is busy getting all those presents ready for delivery. When I first got the Holiday Catalog I wasn’t planning on getting the Signs of Santa stamp set. It’s cute but you know, can’t get everything! But after I started seeing projects […] Read more »

Clearance Rack Updated + Christmas Cards

HURRY! It’s time to shop at a BIG discount! The Clearance Rack has been updated and there are lots of great, deeply discounted merchandise on there! Plus, the year-end Closeout sale is still going on! As always…it’s on a while supplies last basis! PLUS the Year-end Close out sale is […] Read more »

Year End Closeout and Special Coupon Offer

We’ve almost reached the end of the Holiday Catalog purchasing dates. You have until January 2nd to order from this catalog and Stampin’ Up has announced the retiring items, some at discounted prices. These items are only available while supplies last. You can see the list by clicking here. You […] Read more »

Stamp & Scrap Creative Retreat

Saturday was the first retreat I have ever done and I am happy to say I survived. This all began a few months ago with my dream of doing a day long retreat for card making and paper crafting. I have so many friends who go to scrapbooking retreats but […] Read more »

Tomorrow’s the Big Day!

After months of planning the day is almost here for the first Stamp & Scrap Creative Escape. My friend and fellow demonstrator, Sandy Mitchell, and I are so excited to have 41 people signed up to attend. While I can’t show any photos yet (don’t want to spoil the surprises) […] Read more »

Upcoming Classes

This time of year my schedule fills up with events with adding additional holiday classes. I do need registration and pre-payment for classes to be sure I have enough supplies and kits ready. All classes include coordinating envelopes for cards and product discounts on orders placed that day. Class sizes […] Read more »

Tuesday’s Tip of the Week

No matter how careful I am with those little bits of cardstock that fall out of dies it seems like they wind up everywhere. Just like the paper backs from dimensionals.  I have discovered an easy way to clean them up.   Redeem Bonus Coupons this month! If you earned […] Read more »

Happiness Is ….

I am in a special group and there was a challenge last week to clean up our stamping space and post the photos of before and after to the group. Now I can create a real mess when I’m stamping but what I realized from this group is that most […] Read more »