Paper flowers

After seeing so many neat ideas using the center of the wreath provided in the January wreath kit, I knew I wanted to create something with it. I was browsing on Pinterest & came across another consultant (Create by Jennifer) who had made a frame decorated with flowers created with the CTMH Flower Market cartridge. … Continue reading Paper flowers


I used Time After Time Mini 2 and Stamps by Dana's Footprint Digital Designs to create this layout. Check it out in the Mixology over at in DFDD store. You can see other great layouts created with DFDD - Time After Time kit in the store gallery HERE! Hope you enjoy!

Time After Time kit by DFDD

After my busy weekend, I decided to switch gears and work with this digital kit called Time After Time by Dana's Footprint Designs. Right now, it is on sale with the Mixology at Find all the pieces HERE in Dana's Footprint Designs Store . This reminded me of simpler times growing up and I … Continue reading Time After Time kit by DFDD

February card kit – Love Your Face

Now you may ask yourself "What is this card kit thing?" Well, here's the details.... each month I create a card kit featuring one of our current paper packs & stamp sets. Each card kit includes: - Instructions to create 4 different card designs featuring Close to My Heart product - Supplies to create 1 … Continue reading February card kit – Love Your Face

Customized nerf targets

I just love being able to add a personalize touch to almost any item. We saw this DIY nerf gun target on Facebook over the holidays and knew it needed to be created in our house..... but, I was asked to take it one step further. I was told we needed "bad guy" faces for … Continue reading Customized nerf targets

National Papercrafting month

January is National Papercrafting Month and to celebrate Close to My Heart has this amazing wreath kit as a special FREE item when you purchase $60 or more in January. Or you can purchase for $18.95 each Or.... by hosting a party that reaches the 2nd tier of Hostess credits ($250 party) Or.... sign on … Continue reading National Papercrafting month

After Christmas crafting

On Christmas morning I quickly realized that I needed Santa sacks, so no one could "peek" at what Santa brought before everyone else got out of bed. While shopping in the Target Christmas clearance the day after Christmas, I happened on these burlap sacks. I quickly sprang into action.... Grabbed 3 of them and headed … Continue reading After Christmas crafting

CTMH January Stamp of the Month

New Year and new month, which means a NEW Stamp of the Month! Adore You is available during the month of January. How do you get it? You can add this to any $50 order for only $5. What? Yep - $5.... This stamp set retails for $17.95. However, during the month of January it … Continue reading CTMH January Stamp of the Month

New Year – New Mat!!!

I was cutting a few designs out of vinyl and it just seemed to keep tearing..... I powered through and cut a second time & then carefully coaxed it while weeding the design.... You can find that previous blog post with image HERE. A few days later I sit down to cut a few more … Continue reading New Year – New Mat!!!