I created the cover page for our Walt Disney World album in Photoshop CS. The layout idea is scraplifted from a two-page layout by Tricia Kennedy that is published in the Nov/Dec 2007 issue of scrapbooks etc. magazine. I loved the clean, simple design and use of “extra” photos to create part of the title. […]
Here are step-by-step instructions for how I added journaling to my layout in the shape of Mickey’s head. STEP 1Open the image you want to use as a template. For me, this was the survey marker photo. I enlarged it so the text shape wouldn’t match up exactly with the photo in my layout. STEP […]
Since purchasing my first digital camera in early 2002, organizing photos has become a bigger challenge. With 35mm film, I felt as though I was limited by the number of exposures on the roll and would take a photo cautiously – not wanting to run out of film and miss something – plus there was […]
Today’s 2ps blog challenge: If you had to donate one million dollars to any charity, which one would it be and why? I’d donate the money to the National Parkinson Foundation. My maternal grandmother suffered from Parkinson’s most of her life. I saw first hand how devastating it can be not only to the afflicted […]
Part of our reason for returning from Orlando yesterday was to attend today’s football game between NCSU and UNC. We shivered through the entire nailbiter of a game. It literally came down to the last few minutes and, thankfully, a 31-27 Wolfpack victory!
Home again. 🙂 My husband and I celebrated our 4th wedding anniversary yesterday. But, rather than just enjoy a day – we flew to Orlando last Saturday and spent the week at Walt Disney World. We visited all four theme parks, Downtown Disney and the waterpark, Blizzard Beach. It turned out to be a wonderful […]
My husband & I own a relatively small home. While we purge regularly, our lack of storage space can sometimes make things feel and seem more cluttered. Here are four of my favorite small space organizers: Gravity-Feed Can Rack from The Container StoreThis rack fits perfectly in one of the upper cabinets in our kitchen. […]
Purely a fluff post. 😉 I wanted to show off the newest and current favorite item in my scrap area. I’ve looked at this Pottery Barn Kids art caddy from a distance for a year or two. Finally decided to go ahead and treat myself while shopping with my mom in mid-Oct. It was well […]