Hope is Critical

Hope is Critical

I believe that hope is a necessity for life. There are certainly lots of other critical things, but I think that hope especially can give us strength in trying times. I’m mailing out cards to folks from our church to give them a surprise pick-me-up, and...
Flowers for a Friend

Flowers for a Friend

When I look outside and see how things have greened up and flowers are starting to appear, I feel a little bit better about my day. We are living in a very weird time right now, but it’s good to take a breath, look at some pretty nature, and think about those...
Virtual Weddings

Virtual Weddings

I keep saying it, and it’s still true… we are in unprecedented times. Almost all of us have not seen days like these in our lifetimes. There are so many things that are being impacted and changing due to various “stay home, stay safe” orders...
Cabin Fever!

Cabin Fever!

I’m kinda chuffed at how this card turned out! If you look through the Stampin’ Up! catalog you won’t see the sentiment that you see here. It’s part of a digital download that I’ll describe later. I’m starting to get a little...
Thanks Again!

Thanks Again!

This card may look simple, but I definitely spent some time creating it. The first element that took time was the background. Yep, I created that! I cut a piece of copy paper in a rectangle and then put retired adhesive sheet over the top. Then I laid down some varied...
Brightening Days

Brightening Days

I’ve been sending cards to people to hopefully brighten their day. This is something that I’ve done during Lent for several years now. This year, I’m continuing to send cards after Easter to share some card love with people while we are staying home...