Projects

Ideas for Using Mini Clipboards

By |July 16th, 2007|

I recently received this email from April about mini clipboards:

Hi Aby,

I have followed you all over the place it seems and really enjoy your tips for organizing.  I recently purchased 1-12×12 and 2-4×4 clipboards through Oriental […]

Travel Planner…

By |July 2nd, 2007|

In less than a week I’m leaving on a jet plane for the wonderful state of Washington. Seriously, I can’t believe this trip is here. Already! We’ve been planning it for over a year and yet […]

Altered File Folders – How to Make ’em

By |May 29th, 2007|

Playing some catch up today! Here’s a quick how-to on the altered file folders. I started with the straight-cut file folders (plain ol’ vanilla manila). Using my paper cutter I trimmed of the edge of the […]

“Christmas” in May

By |May 26th, 2007|

We’re celebrating six birthday’s this weekend at my in-laws! Took the opportunity to play a bit this morning and create some super-fun gift tags using some brand new acrylic stamps from KI Memories. These stamps are […]

A Family Journal Project …

By |April 6th, 2007|

just for fun!

Kailea and I made this little family journal tonight. It will sit in a basket on our kitchen counter and be a place for any family member to record whatever is on their mind […]

Cold …

By |February 7th, 2007|

I don’t think there’s another word that could better describe this week. We *are* cold. And we *have* colds.

But all is not lost. I have my space heater humming along at my feet and take frequent […]

Oh Scrap!

By |January 22nd, 2007|

I was recently emailing with a scrapbooker about scraps. (You’ve done this before, too. Right?) Here was her question:

“What do you do when your scrap drawer gets out of hand (too big)? Do you throw it […]

Finally … a Project!

By |January 21st, 2007|

At long last … a fun little project. Doesn’t have too much to do with organizing (unless you have a slightly disorganized tooth fairy in your neighborhood and need to keep evidence of the teeth out […]

Crafty Christmas Ideas!

By |November 7th, 2006|

I got an email from Emily asking about ideas for do-it-yourself Christmas presents.  Sounds fun, doesn’t it? Here’s the email.

“My husband and I are newly married, just out of college, and pinching pennies to put him […]

Back-to-School Project Ideas

By |August 25th, 2006|

Are you getting your family ready for back-to-school? Whether school has started for you or not, here are a few simple ideas just for back-to-school.
Idea #1: Create backpack tag.
Here’s one I did for my daughter.

I simply […]