With Christmas right around the corner, we’ve been busily making festive crafts and gifts using the Oh What Fun Bundle from Anthology DIY. The paper and embellishments in this collection of products are perfect for all kinds of projects from wreaths to ornaments to greeting cards. Here are some that we made at a special […]
Practicing gratitude is something I try to do throughout the year. I’m big on gratitude journals and really believe that the more aware of our blessings, the happier we are! In November, I think we all pay a little more attention to being thankful. I recently came across a fabulous list of creative ways to […]
Halloween photography can be a little bit tricky and sometimes downright horrifying! Excited children on the move and low-light environments create unique challenges to capturing great pictures. So here are a few tips to help you turn tricky Halloween snapshots into treats that you’ll treasure for years to come. Get some shots while it’s still […]
Here’s a new little Halloween paper project for you! These cute hats have a surprise treat inside and are as fun to make as they are to give! Watch the video to see it made and download the pdf for tags you can print and circle templates you can use. Kissed by a Witch Video Project […]
Today I’m sharing the instructions for this spooky-cute Halloween paper wreath. It uses just some of the paper from my new Lisa’s Picks Trick or Treat kit from Anthology DIY. You’ll also need a few other supplies. Download the pdf instructions.
This week I’m heading to Las Vegas to share some fun memory keeping projects and teach a class all about celebrating birthdays PAST, PRESENT, and FUTURE! I’m also sharing a message about appreciating the SPRINKLES in our lives—the special people and sweet moments that come our way. I’m using the colorful and cute Anthology DIY Celebrate Layout Kit as […]
I was moved beyond words at the “My Story Matters” community project at The Road Home homeless shelter in SLC, Utah. I was privileged to interview, help with photographs, play, chat, laugh and cry with these girls (Makayla and Contessa) and their families while making a “My Story Matters” scrapbook (soon to be published by […]
Around the country kids are heading (or about to head) back to school. It’s a wonderful time to capture your child in a picture or two commemorating the exciting launch into a new grade! Here are a few fun photo and memory keeping ideas. Have your children hold up paper or slate signs indicating the […]
Here’s a little message to all the dedicated memory keepers out there—don’t forget to document YOU! You may be happiest behind the camera, but remember to get in front of it once in a while. While you’re busy gathering and preserving the moments and stories of your children or other family members, don’t neglect your […]
Lately, my thoughts have been turning to my ancestors. I came across this poem by Pamela A. Harazim and just had to share. I hope it inspires you to gather and preserve the stories of your past!