October Daily 2017 begins

October is here! The best month of the year. Lots of you are participating in Inktober as your monthly challenge. I have chosen again to do October Daily started by Serena Bee. I made this album initially, using an Echo Park Paper set I found at Winners: And how could FrankenBerry resist a guest appearance…

girly birthday memory album

I put together this album for the 2nd birthday of my friend’s daughter. I love this paper (DCWV Confetti collection) and was super excited to make a project bigger than a card with it. Of course, I did make a matching card to go with it though… 🙂 Here’s a slideshow of the inside:  …

Christmas craft – December Daily envelope album

I made some chipboard and paper albums last month. This one is made using advent countdown die cuts from Michaels and the Recollections Sugar Plums 12″ x 12″ paper pad: I used my We R Memory Keepers envelope punch board to make 25 envelopes of two sizes (4×6 and 3×4 I believe). I chose the…

December 2016 memory keeping with MAMBI page protectors

In keeping with the style I used for my October Daily, I am using MAMBI Happy Planner page protectors for December Daily / December memories. As I again don’t plan on spending too much time on this every day, I feel this layout will work. I started with cut outs from this year’s Recollections North…

October Daily 2016 – results

This year was my first year taking a crack at October Daily (See my previous post here for more details about Serena Bee’s October Daily). I have always enjoyed memory keeping. Keeping a diary as a child led to keeping ticket stubs and photos, then it was amateur smash book-style notebooks and photo albums, which…

Back To School Album (and update)

Hi there! It has been a while but I have lots to show you! Shall we start with this back to school album? I cut some kraft paper to fit journaling cards. I spray inked both sides with a Heidi Swapp green to add some shimmer. Washi tape was used for binding, inspired by  these…