Archive for the 'Echo Park Paper' Category

Mom and Dad.

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

Am I the only person who is getting more soft, sensitive, nostalgic, and crybabyish the older I get?  I get teary when my kids say something sweet to me.  For example – last Friday when I was up puking early in the morning, my son came in to ask if I was OK.  And then […]

Bags & tags.

Monday, September 17th, 2012

We went camping a lot this summer.  While the husband and kids were off geocaching, I’d get crafty.  One of the easiest things to do was to die cut.  Just toss some dies and some paper in a bag, pack the Big Shot, and away we go.  I had a bunch of fun patterned paper […]

Goodies for Grandpa.

Friday, September 14th, 2012

My father-in-law’s birthday is tomorrow.  We got him a Green Bay Packer’s hat (hell would freeze over before I posted a picture of that on my blog), and then got him some of his favorite goodies.  I used this bag from Whisker Graphics to package up some Jelly Bellies. I diecut a patterned paper topper, […]

For the teachers.

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Long week, people, longggg week.  But we have a long weekend, so I guess that makes up for it.  Maybe.  Or not.  Anyway.  We are off to Utah for the weekend – shopping, eating, shopping, eating, and Lagoon.  I can’t wait to get the heck outta dodge. Sharing today the teacher gifts I sent with […]

The first day of school.

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

{sigh} The first day of school is today.  My littles are growing up.  Nothing drives that home more than the first day of school each year. I packaged up some little first day of school surprises for the kids and tucked them in to the snack pouch on their backpacks.  Do you remember when you […]