{Fruit Bowl Tips} – 15 Minutes to Get Prepared!

I love fruit! I love to eat it and have it available in my fridge for me and my family to eat.  It's yummy, delicious and healthy! I simply was not eating enough of it.    This leads to my dilemma here….why didn't I eat more fruit?!  Because I HATED preparing fruit.   You know, slicing, dicing and making it ready-to-eat.  I like cantaloupe, watermelon, strawberries and grapes.  Silly, … [Read more...]

Crafting Tools

Of course, one of my favorite places to shop is the craft stores (i.e. Hobby Lobby, Michael's, Joanne's, Wal-Mart) for my crafting supplies (can I get an AMEN!) -- but did you know you can find things you can use in your crafting area at the Hardware Store?? Yes, that is correct.  Don't count out the hardware store to find some fun, functional and inexpensive tools to add to your supply of … [Read more...]

Introduction to {Pinterest}

Pin ItThank for all of your feedback on my post re: blog likes and dislikes -- I really appreciate your suggestions and opinions.   A few followers wanted to know more about Pinterest -- so this video tutorial is for you -- I hope it answers most of your questions but if you continue to have more -- let me know and I'll do the best I can.  If you need an invitation to pinterest -- email me -- … [Read more...]

Who’s Pinning You on Pinterest?

While browsing some of the blogs I follow -- I ran across this super fun tip over at Tattered Sisters Blog -- Who's Pinning You on Pinterest? So you know how much I {love} Pinterest and if you're new to Pinning .... its basically an online bulletin board that you can group all of your favorite things together that you find on the web. The neat thing about it is you can follow your friends and … [Read more...]

Decorating Tip Too Good not to Share!

 Dollar Store Crafts shared this amazing tip and it's too good not to share with my viewers too!  Enjoy!! … [Read more...]

Cricut Cartridge Storage Solutions for Transporting – Video #31

Hi everyone, Happy Friday and remembering those who died in the 9/11 - 8 years ago today. God Bless each and everyone one of us who was touch in anyway by this tragic event in our history.Anyhoo's - I am off work today; took the day off to get ready for a Cricut Swarm tomorrow, Saturday 9/12. It's coordinated by Lori AKA TheCricutLady over at www.cricut.com/community. she's done a magnificent job … [Read more...]

Video #27 – Storage Tips for Storing Clear Stamps

Howdy!In this storage tip video I will take you step by step and show you what I use to store my clear stamps (I haven't unmounted any of my rubbers stamps yet), how I organize, label and store my stamps for easy access. This is great tips for Studio G stamps or other stamps that come in the plastic wrappers. Thanks for watching and for your feedback..... Please leave me a comment and let me … [Read more...]

Creating Happy Faces Tutorial for Paper Dolls

I had some requests to post a tutorial on how I create the happy little faces on my paper dolls or painting projects. Here is a quick tutorial of the basics. If you would like more 1:1 information ~ click on the email button below or leave a comment here with your specific question and I will answer it.Creating faces are not hard....you can use PeachyKeenStamps and your stamp pad or black sharpie … [Read more...]

Cricut Basics ~ Video #1 Cricut Cartridges

Are you new to the Cricut or are your curious to know more about the cricut cartridges, regular and solutions? How about the keypad overlay, handbook and function buttons? Then this basic video is for you. This is the first of several Cricut Basic Videos designed to help the beginner or not so newbie. Thanks for watching and for your feedback.xoxo,Tracy … [Read more...]

Video #3 ~ ::Cricut:: How to Number Your Handbook to Match Your Overlay

Hi everyone....In this video I will show you my system of numbering my Cricut handbook to match my keypad overlay for that Cartridge. I show you both the shape & font cartridge handbooks. This is what works for me. By taking the time to do this for my handbooks this allows me to see at a glance what key I need instead of searching. I can Look, Cut and Create so much faster and it is so much more … [Read more...]