Category Archives: Christmas

Merry Owl

Christmas? Oh yes, Christmas.  It sneaks up on you and pounces.  My best defence is to start early and make lots of cards when it seems like it’s way to crazy soon to be doing such silly things.  Besides, this … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Mint Truffles

Happy 2012 to you! It’s been an amazing year for me.  Lots of crafting, cooking, a trip to Mexico, a baby on the way, much time spent with friends. This makes for a year that I can appreciate and look … Continue reading

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Peppermint Sugar

Happy Holidays!!! I’ve had a really nice Christmas.  All that food prep I was doing last week really paid off, allowing me to relax and enjoy all the parties and gatherings we went to.  One of my favourites is our … Continue reading

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Christmas Bags

Hey hey, I’ve been going full-tilt with this whole Christmas thing this week.. mostly because I was soooo disorganized!  Can I come up for some air, please?  Shopping, crafting, wrapping, more shopping, more wrapping, lots of making, and baking.  The … Continue reading

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Pink or Red Stocking Card

Hey hey, I just had one of those “worst teaching days in a long long time” kinda days.  Un-fun.  The crazy part is that it’s not like it was an entire day that added up to all kinds of bad.  … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Snowflakes

Hey there, I have a question for you, dear reader.  When you look at those scalloped squares behind the snowflakes, are they definitely presents to you?  To me they’re just scalloped squares, but to my quirky ladies in  my class … Continue reading

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Satiny gold Christmas wreath

Hi there, It’s sleepy time for me!  Sometimes the days feel oh-so-very long, and 9pm feels like midnight.  What’s up with that?  Blame it on baby? Today I scored some free baby hangers!  I went looking to buy some, and … Continue reading

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Booklet of Christmas Tags

Hi there, Mid-November? Say what?!?  Sunny days and crisp air make it feel more like mid-October, and I’m definitely not complaining, except that hey, this doesn’t leave a lot of time until Christmas.  Mid-November, you took me by surprise! You … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Lights

Today’s Remembrance Day (Veteran’s Day in the US).  If I’m not heading to a cenotaph, I like to spend the morning listening to a special radio show commemorating the day.  I feel that it’s important to hear stories and listen … Continue reading

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Candy Cane Christmas

Hello lovelies, It’s only Wednesday, yet this week is feeling great!  I completely cleaned out my craft room so that it’s hopefully more user-friendly for me.  Since I have such a tiny space in which to work, I decided to … Continue reading

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Bright Christmas Cards with Snowflakes

  Hey there, It’s been a busy weekend!  Not sure if my head’s on straight, and I’m not slowing down just yet.  There were many meals out, lots of crafty time, and time with friends.  Sounds great to me, and … Continue reading

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Copied Cards

I definitely have a problem… It’s a copying problem.  To be nice, they call it “CASE-ing,” but we all know the truth about my little affliction.  You see, sometimes ruts happen.. or sometimes you just need to create a beautiful … Continue reading

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Merry Merry Tree

Hello, lovelies! Mid-October? What happened? Halloween’s coming up.. and then Christmas, New Years, and BABY! I’m so not ready.. I have nothing ready, except for one pair of booties. Woah.  OK, mini freakout over… At least I have a card … Continue reading

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Glimmery Christmas Stocking

Guys! Guess what!  I’m not sick anymore!  Well, mostly not.  I’d almost forgotten that “healthy” existed, yet here it is, and it’s amazing!  I don’t feel like passing out on the kitchen floor, and my chest doesn’t feel like there’s … Continue reading

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Simple Christmas Snowflakes

Hello, and happy Monday!  I have a final card from my Simple Embossed Christmas Cards class to share with you today.  This card came directly from Maile Belles.  She’s such a talented lady! I used the Bright Hopes set for … Continue reading

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