On the Menu: Capturing Family Dinners

Family Outtakes

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #31… Extended Our family dinner times are one of my favorite things we do as a family. Both my hubby and I grew up in families where we ate dinner together at the kitchen table and talked about the day. Then after I moved out of my parent’s house, I developed […]

Something to Jot About: County Fair

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Need some help getting the conversation started in your journal, on your scrapbook page … or even with your kids? Introducing Something to Jot About … a weekly list of 10 story starters on a timely topic!  Let’s Talk About… County Fair • Was going to the County Fair a part of your childhood? State […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #31

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Foods: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #31 Time Capsule Ideas: * TV tray * dining room table * car (if you eat there) * picnic table * placemats or tablecloths * paper plates   Get those creative juices flowing… * Where do you typically eat your meals? *  Is your dining room or table used for something other […]

Meet the 2012 Design Team: Miranda Wedekind

Miranda Wedekind

Get to know Miranda Wedekind… Your Name: Miranda Wedekind Where you live: Loosdrecht, Netherlands Your most commonly used username in the scrapbooking word: Miranda or Miranda Wedekind Blog URL: http://mirandasscrapsite.blogspot.com Your Facebook ID: http://www.facebook.com/miranda.wedekind Please tell us a little about yourself, your family, your background…I’m 44 years old, married for 23 years with my youth […]

Thanks for the Memories… Now What?

Preserving, Restoring and Caring For Old Photos

We’re in for a special treat today: Guest Jenn White of Scrappers Workshop shares tons of tips for preserving, repairing, storing and making the most of your precious older photos…   Dusty, dirty, and dripping with sweat, my sister and I heaved the footlocker down from the attic. It was the last of the dark […]

Cooking Up Special Memories

Raisin Bread Recipe

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #30… Extended I have to confess: I’m not really a good cook! Cooking the daily meals is not something I like very much… But I’m the one that is home first, so I always cook. Still, when I was reading this challenge, immediately some recipes that I would call “family recipes” […]

Something to Jot About: Outdoors

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Need some help getting the conversation started in your journal, on your scrapbook page … or even with your kids? Introducing Something to Jot About … a weekly list of 10 story starters on a timely topic!  Let’s Talk About… Outdoors • Are you more comfortable indoors or outdoors? • What kinds of things do […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #30

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Foods: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #30 Time Capsule Ideas: * recipe * cookbook * nutrition information * recipe box A translation of the journaling… “In my family there are recipes that are circulated, such as the recipe for currant bread, which we’ll bake for Easter and Christmas, and the recipe for cheese fondue. That’s a recipe for […]

More Than Just a Nifty Collection of Photos

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Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #29… Extended As I typed this post, I had reached an interesting milestone. My camera photo count had turned back to zero. That’s right, in just about three years I had taken 10,000 photos. That is a little more than 10 photos a day. Now, considering that not every day is […]

Something to Jot About: Travel

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Need some help getting the conversation started in your journal, on your scrapbook page … or even with your kids? Introducing Something to Jot About … a weekly list of 10 story starters on a timely topic!  Let’s Talk About… Travel • Do you enjoy traveling? • Who typically plans the trips in your household? […]