🌲 #Cards4Love Christmas Cards using Print and Cut in Cricut Design Space

Hello everyone!  First of all I want to say thank you for all of the comments, responses and support I have received from my post about my grand baby CJ.  Your support is appreciated more than you know.  I also ask for your continued prayers in this journey for my family. ---- I'm back today with my other cards I created in part of the #Cards4Love event hosted by CraftbyTwo.  You may remember my … [Read more...]

♥ Meet my Grand Baby CJ ♥

Hello everyone -- I don't usually share a whole lot of personal family things with my readers but wanted to share our story in hopes that it will inspire others that families can do hard things. In the Spring of 2015 our 9 month old grand baby came to live with us. He is now almost 14 months. I know you may be thinking, what? You never told us that you were going to have a grand baby! We didn't … [Read more...]

{Back to School} Let’s Roll into School Teacher Gift with Tag Printable

This is still one of my favorite "Meet the Teacher" night gifts I ever created for one of Spencer's teachers. I really like to personalize my gifts so that they can keep them for years to come.   Each side is decorated in a school themed image.  I love "play on words" so I created the Let's Roll into School tag because I was filling the jar with Tootsie Rolls.  ☺ I found this square … [Read more...]

💙 Make a Monogram with Cricut Explore

The post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you click on any of the Cricut links. I promise to only share products I personally use and I feel my readers will enjoy.   All opinions are 100% mine.  If you've been following this blog for any length of time you know that I love my Cricut machines. I am loving playing around with Cricut Explore and learning all these new … [Read more...]

♥ Cricut’s August Mystery Box is here!

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links.   Add some mystery to your life and take advantage of Cricut's August Mystery Box! You'll get 4 premium cartridges and other mysterious things any crafter will enjoy for only $39.99 (valued at $136.94)! The contents in the box may be a mystery, but the savings sure … [Read more...]

♥ Car Wash Gift Basket for Teenage Boy

Giving gifts to teenagers can be a bit tricky unless they give you a specific list of what they want. And the store of where to get it The aisle it is on The exact color they want Etc…… When you have a young boy who just turned 16, just got his first set of wheels, washes his truck three times a week what would be a good gift? You guessed it! Car Washing supplies!   Okay this has … [Read more...]

{Christmas in July} Thanks “Snow Much” Card | #cards4love

Hi everyone and thanks for stopping by today for a visit. As I told you in this post here I am participating in the #cards4love event where crafters of all areas are invited to make cards for the troops and or children of St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. For the details of how you can participate and where to send your cards view this blog post here. I decided to create some thank … [Read more...]

“Post It Notes” Acrylic Frame Teacher Gift with Video & Printable Instructions

Hello everyone and thanks for stopping by.  :) As we gear up for back to school I wanted to share a sweet little gift you can create for a special teacher, aide, office staff, nurse and more.  I think it super adorable and can be used over and over for years to come.  This style can easily be changed by switching out the embellishments and paper to create a special gift for someone special or … [Read more...]

♥ Christmas in July #Cards4Love Event

Hi everyone - I wanted to share an awesome event going on now (through August 31, 2015) that you may want to be a part of (if you aren't already). A number of crafters, bloggers, you tubers and more are coming together for another great charity event and I wanted to do my part by joining in the fun and spreading the word! You can get all of the details here but basically it is making holiday … [Read more...]

{Butterfly Sympathy Card} using Cricut Explore

I am in the process of replenishing my stash of handmade cards and needed to get some sympathy cards created. I have had some friends that have lost loved ones recently and really want to send a thoughtful card to them. This is my first project cut (the butterfly) I created using my new Cricut Explore machine. WooHoo -- I have had it for a while but just needed to sit down and learn what it … [Read more...]