Tips & Tricks Link Party #5

Thanks for joining us for this week’s party! I hope you are all having a wonderful Monday. It is above freezing  and sunny, so I’m very happy. How do you preserve your family memories? I have just started using Stampin’ Up!’s Project Life products and I have to say I’m hooked. Last week I shared… 

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5 Reasons to Love Project Life

Thank you to Stampin’ Up! for providing this Let’s Get Away Project Life Collection, giving me plenty of reasons to love Project Life! I am that mom… who dreams of creating beautiful scrapbooks filled with our family memories, ones that my children will cherish forever. They might even fight over these almost artwork like pages… 

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Tips & Tricks Link Party #4

Well, I got a few of the things done that I had planned for last week. My son didn’t end up going to school most of the week, not because of all the snow but because of the extremely cold temperatures. It is hard to get stuff done when he is home for obvious reasons…. 

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Layers of Gratitude Paper Pumpkin Box & Giveaway

Thank you to Paper Pumpkin for this Layers of Gratitude Box, filled with all of the supplies to make these cute Thank You cards! We have had some horrible weather the last few days, and it has been way too cold to do anything but stay inside bundled up. Which makes it the perfect opportunity… 

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Turn Scrapbook Paper Into Beautiful Home Decor

Thanks to Stampin’ Up! for providing this lovely Painted Blooms Designer Series Paper. It gave me the perfect opportunity to turn scrapbook paper into beautiful home decor. Have you ever seen scrapbook paper that you knew you wanted, but had no intention of using it for scrapbooking purposes because you didn’t want to cut it up?… 

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Square Dance Rag Quilt

This year I  made a resolution/ goal to finally finish some UFO’s (unfinished objects.) This Square Dance Rag Quilt was one of those objects. The sad truth is that I tested out this pattern over a year ago! I have had the quilt put together this whole time, but I have been putting off the actual rag… 

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Tips & Tricks Link Party #3

It’s snowing…. well, it’s a ice- snow mixture. Yea, it pretty much stinks that the only snow we have gotten all winter isn’t very light or fluffy. Ice isn’t really much fun to play in, but that’s NC weather for you. My husband was out of town last week, so I’m behind on pretty much everything…. 

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Tips & Tricks Link Party #2

Thank you for joining us for this week’s Tips & Tricks Link Party! We appreciate everyone who linked up last week and entered our giveaway! We were thrilled by the turnout, and soooo impressed by all of your work. Our most clicked link from last week’s party was… I loved this article! Why I Left My… 

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7 Amazingly Easy Cards Made With One Stamp Set

Thank you to Stampin’ Up for the supplies to create these 7 Amazingly Easy Cards, the perfect card to brighten someone’s day! Of course, your options are endless with this Painted Petals Stamp Set, but I was able to whip these 7 up very quickly! This week I have been working on some cards for the wonderful… 

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Chocolate Mascarpone Mousse Cups and Mimi’s Adventure in Baking

I’m so excited to be part of the Mimi’s Adventure in Baking Blog Hop. Alyssa, the author, is her sharing with you a fabulous recipe for Chocolate Mascarpone Mousse Cups, a little about her and her book. How to Win Your Family Over with Chocolate This sounds like a lay-up right? Chocolate is almost everyone’s… 

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The New Tips & Tricks Link Party and a Giveaway

I’m so excited to present to you the new Tips & Tricks link party with new hosts and a new look! We can’t wait to see what you have been up to and don’t forget every link gets pinned! Be sure to enter our giveaway below! Who is ready for spring? Me, Me, Me! I’m… 

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