The Sisterhood of Crafters – Let the Sparkle Fly!

Its a new challenge over at The Sisterhood of Crafters and our chief Sistah Darlene has chosen this month's theme and its "Let the Sparkle Fly". So make anything with bling and/or sparkle and join in the fun! I knew exactly what I was going to do for this challenge with my newly purchased Simon … Continue reading The Sisterhood of Crafters – Let the Sparkle Fly!

“Let there be Peace on Earth

... and let it begin with me." I've started listening to Oprah's & Deepak's meditation experience "Creating Peace from the Inside out", while I craft and this phrase stuck with me. With so much suffering being caused & felt in the world, if each of us tried to create Peace within ourselves first and foremost, we … Continue reading “Let there be Peace on Earth

Perfect Cardmaking Formula

I'm pretty bad at layering cards. Throw in more than one die cut or an embossed background and I'm at a loss. Luckily I found Yana Smakula's video on her Perfect Cardmaking Formula. I like her clean elegant style so I think I will be using it quite often! I love that touch of gold … Continue reading Perfect Cardmaking Formula

New Year’s Resolution

Its been awhile since I've made New Year's resolutions. I think its because I either forgot what they were to begin with, probably the day after the New Year's Eve party..., or because I didn't tell enough people what I was planning to do so I would be shamed into seeing it through! Well this year, I'm … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution

Give Thanks

This year, a good friend of ours has invited us to their Thanksgiving dinner, and we feel very privileged to be allowed to share this important celebration with them. Not being American, I looked up the history of Thanksgiving. I always thought Thanksgiving was a celebration of immigration success (the first immigrants giving thanks to … Continue reading Give Thanks