Archive for the 'Simple Stories' Category

You color my world.

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Exhausted.  This weekend it was Father’s Day and my daughter’s 8th birthday all on the same day.  Crazy busy.  Crazy fun.  And then I am off work and home with the kids this week and after just 1 day, I am wooped.  Running them around town, mediating, listening to all the tattletales, in and out, […]


Thursday, June 7th, 2012

I love me some Simple Stories.  Not for real, but like the scrapbooking company *giggles*  Their distressed designs with their folksy charm are just so so lovable.  Here’s another little card I made that was published in the April issue of CARDs magazine.  Naked buttons (non-threaded) really bug me but for some reason I liked […]


Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

The church lady called last week.  Said it was time to get things done for teacher appreciation (religious education).  And she was thinking bookmarks.  160 of them.  Yikes.  My challenge was that I only had 4 days to get them done.  Yikes again.  So I enlisted the help of my husband, and we got ’em […]


Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

Today I’ve got another card featuring patterned papers and stickers from Simple Stories.  I used some Bazzill cardstock which I am loving these days.  Loving the texture, not loving the lightweightedness however.  But it’s all good.  I reckon this will be a Father’s Day card for my father-in-law.


Monday, February 20th, 2012

Happy Monday – and if you’re enjoying the day off for the holiday, good for you.  My whole family is off today…but I have to work.  Boo.  My daughter has a soccer game this morning, so I will go to that before heading in to the office however.  Anywho.  Since I’m talking about the fam, […]