Showing posts from May, 2015

Operation Write Home - ODBD May Challenge

The Our Daily Bread Designs challenge for May is embossing! I love the special touch an embossed piece gives to any project and there are so many designs to work with. One of my favorites is the star embossing folder.

Head on over to the Operation Write Home ODBD Challenge to link your embossed project up!  Hope you have a crafty kinda day!

Operation Write Home Finishing Strong Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to the Operation Write Home Finishing Strong Blog Hop! With the help of volunteer card makers around the country, OWH has sent over THREE MILLION cards to our deployed Heroes to write home to their loved ones!!! Operation Write Home, a charity that has supported heroes with handmade cards since 2007, will be closing later this year. August 1st is the absolute last day that OWH will accept cards so if you've been working on a box, do not hesitate to get it in the mail! 
I want to give a big shout out to Sandy Allnock, founder & Executive Director of OWH.  She saw a need and made it happen. I can only imagine how many countless hours she has put into this project. Not only has she mailed 3 million cards, she has taught me how to be a better card maker. By posting card shares, tutorials, challenges and fresh ideas I have learned so much about creativity and card design. I will continue to be inspired through her personal blog. If you haven't been there you m…

National Scrapbook Day Blog Hop!

WELCOME to the  National Scrapbook Day Blog Hop!!
You should of arrived here from Sukie, but if you did not, you can start at Jessica in the beginning!
Today, some of the best Scrapbooking bloggers I  know teamed up to present a  WONDERFULLY AMAZING blog hop to celebrate ALL us Scrapbookers  FAVORITE HOLIDAY- National Scrapbook Day!
Some info on National Scrapbooking Day:
Each year on the first Saturday in May, it is National Scrapbook Day. 
Also known as National Scrapbooking Day, on this day thousands of people get together all over the country to celebrate with scrapbooking parties and share their talents with others. 
Scrapbooking dates back to the 15th century.
As per Wikipedia: “Scrapbooking is a method for preserving personal and family history in the form of a scrapbook. Typical memorabilia include photographs, printed media, and artwork. Scrapbook albums are often decorated and frequently contain extensive journaling. Scrapbooking is a widely practiced pastime in the United States…