Upcoming Projects!

The leaves are starting to turn colors, the air is a bit cooler outside, and crafting season is kicking up into high gear! When the seasons change, that always signals the return of some of my favorite annual projects, so I thought that I would share with you a few projects that I am lookingContinue reading “Upcoming Projects!”

The Happy Planner Squad 2021-2022

The past week has been quite a whirlwind! On Monday, August 9th, the brand new Happy Planner Squad was announced for 2021-2022, and you guys, I am a member of the squad! I am completely BLOWN away with excitement. I am so thankful for all the words of encouragement and congratulations that I have receivedContinue reading “The Happy Planner Squad 2021-2022”

Creative Time Management

Probably the number one question that I am asked on my YouTube channel is how I find the time to complete all of the different projects that I post.  It isn’t easy for sure, but I do manage to fit in a good amount of creative time into my weekly schedule despite having elementary aged kidsContinue reading “Creative Time Management”

Finding a Crafty Community

If we have learned anything in the past year, it is that community is so important. Finding a community of people to do life with, to share experiences with, to agree and then disagree with, to watch out for you, and to encourage you is vital to to full life! As a YouTube creator, andContinue reading “Finding a Crafty Community”

The Whatever Craft House

Last weekend, I had the privilege to visit the happiest place on earth. And no, I don’t mean Disney World. I went to a small town in Kansas and stayed three nights at the Whatever Craft House. Located in Newton, Kansas, a charming town filled with antique shops and vintage details, the Whatever Craft HouseContinue reading “The Whatever Craft House”

Creativity on the Go – Packing for a trip!

Big news – I am going on a crafting retreat! I am so excited to be traveling to the Whatever Craft House soon for a crafting retreat, but I am also a bit anxious about it. I always bring creative tools with me whenever I travel. Mostly because, one of the ways I unwind isContinue reading “Creativity on the Go – Packing for a trip!”

Self-Care Crafting

As we come out of this pandemic, I am seeing that there is more and more emphasis on self-care. And, to be honest, I am here for it. I have spent the last year just trying to keep my head above water, trying to somehow balance the new tasks, responsibilities, and stressors that were thrownContinue reading “Self-Care Crafting”

Project Paralysis

Have you ever been so excited to begin a project and then when the moment comes to start, you have no idea what to do? You’ve gathered the supplies, taken inspiration from various sources, found the time to work, and then you come down with project paralysis. This happens to me when I am soContinue reading “Project Paralysis”

Creating “Memory Dex” Cards Using Scraps

  Have you heard of the Memory Dex craze that is taking over the Bible Journaling world? At least it feels like that when you take a few minutes to cruise through Instagram!  Heidi Swapp created cute Rolodex boxes that she called Memorydex boxes.  The idea is that you could design these small cards inContinue reading “Creating “Memory Dex” Cards Using Scraps”