Oh, What Fun to Give

I am a giver, by nature.  I like to give of myself, my time, and my talents.  A couple times a year, I like to give a little something extra to people who get paid to do a job but often are not recognized by the people they serve, for example, my mail carrier and UPS driver … Read more

Spread a Little Cheer

Taking a bottle of cheer to a holiday party?  Giving your favorite vintage to someone special?  Why not dress it up with a bottle tag?  In fact, make several at once to have on hand.  Make 3 bottle tags from one sheet of 12"x12" Designer Series Paper. Directions Wine Bottle Tag: Cut Merry Moments Designer … Read more

A Little Something for You

    I CASE'd this chocolate bar favor from Pam Steckman, a sweet new demonstrator friend I got to know while attending SU! OnStage in Tampa, Florida, last month.  It's super easy to make for any event or special occasion.  This Christmas version would look cute hanging on a Christmas Tree for a holiday party.  Or … Read more

FLASH SALE TODAY ONLY

Today is the LAST DAY of the Stampin' Up! Holiday Extravaganza with many products on sale 20% – 50% off.  Please note that the 24 hour FLASH SALE is happening now.  Don't be a last minute shopper.  All sales are while supplies last.  Some may sell out by the end of the day.  Please use hostess … Read more

Small Business Saturday Thank You

Happy Small Business Saturday.  Supporting local small businesses is good for your community and its economy.  As you do your holiday shopping, I respectfully ask you to support small business owners and those who work for direct sales companies.  As always I appreciate your support of my Stampin' Up! business. This Thank You card seems … Read more

Stampin’ Up! Holiday Extravaganza

Happy Black Friday!  Just a friendly reminder that Stampin' Up! Holiday Extravaganza is going on through Monday, November 30th.  We have a wide variety of products on sale for 20% – 50% off.  Now searching for parking spaces or waiting in long lines when you shop my website.  Please use hostess code B4BYGST2 (except when purchasing … Read more

Bow Builder Punch

Amelia Smith of my Merry Stampers Team of Stampin' Up! demonstrators created this box using the Gift Box Punch Board and Merry Moments Designer Series Paper.  She topped it off with an Old Olive Bow made with the Bow Builder Punch.  Did you know you can order the Bow Builder Punch for 50% off now … Read more

Special Thank You on this Thanksgiving Day

Today, Thanksgiving Day 2015, I've had a lot of time to reflect on all that I have to be grateful for…family, friends, delicious food, beautiful home, good education, wonderful community, and a successful business just to name a few. Stampin' Up! has taken me on a journey, I never could have imagined. I am truly … Read more

Oh, What Fun

Last evening, I welcomed 3 new stampers to my home, Debbie Chadwick, Cecilia Bosticco, and Sue Davis.  They completed the Oh, What Fun Tags Kit as we enjoyed getting to know each other.  If you are not familiar with this kit, you can learn more about it by watching the following Stampin' Up! video.   … Read more

Sleigh Ride Edgelits

This card was inspired by one I received from Karen Duke at Founder's Circle.  The Sleigh Ride Edgelits have wonderful details and the set makes layering scenes easy.  Use one, two, or all three on your paper crafts.  I'd love to see how you used your Sleigh Ride Edgelits.  

Holiday Cheer

Bottle Tags add a personal touch to that bottle of cheer you take to a party or give to your host.  I made this one using a 4" x 12" piece of Merry Moments Designer Series Paper and featured the  holly image and greeting from the Embellished Ornaments stamp set.  The delicate holly images and … Read more

Holiday Extravaganza & Flash Sale TODAY ONLY

I love a good sale, especially when it is on my favorite things to buy…Stampin' Up! products.  The list is long but the sales are fabulous.  Items are 20% to 50% off.  Be sure to check out today's FLASH SALE.  These items are on sale TODAY ONLY.   You can order on my website by … Read more