SIL Card

Hello, my friends. I hope that you are having a wonderful week. I created this super cute card for my SIL (sister-in-law) as a Thank You for something special she recently did for me. I am so fortunate to have a wonderful family of in-laws and know that everyone can not say that. For this card I started with some basic bright blue card stock.* The pattern paper is from the DCWV Spring Stack * … [Read more...]

Mothers Day Card

Happy Friday evening friends....Here is the Mothers Day card I made for my mother-in-law. It took me over an hour to complete because I made it up as I went along. Sheeeew...I hope I get faster. HA!I went shopping today and picked up some of these paper flowers in different colors and different colored brads at Michaels. I really like how the flowers "pop" off the card. I used my Cricut Opposites … [Read more...]

Craft Junkie Too’s Gift Bag Storage Space

Here are just a few of my storage ideas that work for me. I am true to my name.....no matter how much I try to organize my things - it's a craft room and as my little sign on my wall says "I'm Crafty...You can't expect me to be neat too!" HA! Anyhoo's - I am fortunate to have a craft room and I will take pictures of it for you one day too - but like my husband says - If I give you an … [Read more...]

Preschool Christmas Lay-out

Hi friends,No, you don't have to look at your calendar. I know it's only May but I met with my toddlers pre-school teacher on Monday for an end of school parent teacher conference and she gave me these pictures of him and his school friends from last Christmas. They are the cutest. I couldn't wait to do a layout with them and put them in my scrapbook. Friends Forever ~ Makin' the Grade Christmas … [Read more...]

"It’s Your Day" Dylan! Scrapbook Lay-out

Here is a layout I completed to capture the memories of my nephew Dylan's 1st Holy Communion. Cricut Cartridges Used: It's Your Day ~ George Dylan ~ All Mixed Up Family ~ Alphalicious Wine Cup ~ My World Vine ~ Zooballoo Cross ~ Indie Art The grapes are a circle hole punch. I am very please at how this layout turned out..... Now, onto the fun eating … [Read more...]

First Layout with Cricut

Hi everyone! I wanted to tell you about a brand new message board that I have found to be a LOT of fun ~ it's called ~ http://www.fromctoshiningc.com/ ~ I recommend that you check it out when you have some time and tell them that CraftJunkieToo referred you. The board is dedicated to crafts, creating, sharing and designing as well as a place for friendships, support and sharing. They also have … [Read more...]

Fun Sign with Cricut

I was asked by a local business to create a fun sign that would let customers know where they can find the Appliance Room as the store recently moved stuff around to accommodate a large shipment of additional furnishings/items. They decided to set up the back room for appliances (washers, dryers, refridgerators, etc.) and wanted to help direct shoppers/customers to that area. So, taaaa daaaaa this … [Read more...]

Simple Baby Shower "Gift" Card

Here is my very first card project I made using my cricut and cuttlebug. A friend and co-worker is expecting her second child soon and we're having a shower for her at work on Friday. I decided instead of getting her something she may not use or need - I would get her a gift card so that she could use it for diapers or other odd and ends she will need once the baby arrives. Even though this is a … [Read more...]

Easter Bucket Party Favors for Toddlers Class

I am one of the party mom's for my toddler's Easter party on Thursday. Me, along with another mom are coordinating the gathering and she offered to do the snacks so I offered to do the candy filled eggs for the egg hunt and the goodie baskets as a party favor for each child to take home at the end of the day. Of course, this was right down my alley and of course I wait until the day before the … [Read more...]

My First Project Post

I've recently purchased a Cricut Expression and LUV' IT. I dream about all of the projects it will do and can't wait to discover them. I find this new machine very challenging and search and hunt the web for blogs, video's, message boards, etc. to help me "learn" this new machine. One of my favorite blogs with tutorials is The Pink Stamper. She has awesome tutorials and is very helpful in guiding … [Read more...]