Combining Approaches to Capture Everyday Memories

Combined Project Life+Memory Logbook+Weekly Challenge approach to memory keeping

As the holiday season has gotten underway, much of the buzz in the scrapbooking community has focused on the popular December Daily project pioneered by Ali Edwards … the practice of documenting memories day by day throughout this holiday month leading up until Christmas Day. Mixed in with that excitement has been the highly anticipated […]

A Combo Album Approach to Scrapping My First 10K

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Like many scrapbookers, my approach to memory keeping has changed several times over the years depending upon my current interests, access to resources and availability of time to spend on the activity. When I first started getting serious about digital scrapbooking, I was all about the 12×12 layout and it was not uncommon for me […]

Time to Say GOOD-BYE to Scrapbooker’s Guilt

If you’ve ever struggled with scrapbooker’s guilt … you know, that “I SHOULD be more organized and I SHOULD be scrapbooking more and I SHOULD journal more and I SHOULD be better about logging my memories and the big one… I’ll NEVER get caught up…“, then I hope you’ll feel some relief when you come […]

20+ Questions to Help You Scrap Life’s Decisions

Journaling prompts to help you document the decisions and choices you’ve made in your life …

Catalogs: One of My Favorite Holiday Traditions

It doesn’t bother me too much that DVDs and streaming video have taken away the need to catch a favorite holiday movie on the night it airs on TV. Nor do I mind that I can listen to a favorite carol any time I like thanks to the magic of iTunes and mp3 players. But the one thing I definitely would miss if it were to be displaced entirely by modern technology would be the holiday ritual of sifting through a nice big stack of catalogs.

Season’s Greetings … What’s YOUR Style?

Do you send an annual Christmas card? How about a family newsletter? Perhaps you do both … or neither. It seems everyone has a different approach (and a different opinion) when it comes to sending holiday greetings.

25 Story Starters As the Holidays Near … & Blog Tour Stop #4!

A collection of 25 prompts to help you capture your everyday life as we enter the holiday season … and Blog Tour Stop #4!

Where do I find inspiration? Let me show you …

When I want to be inspired, I tend to look for it in my “real” world. And going for a walk downtown is one of my most effective ways of getting that process started. We’ll call it an Inspiration Walk … and I’d love for you to join me…

5 Reasons To Check Out the Twitterverse

When you spend as much time online as I do, it’s easy to forget sometimes that not everyone else does the same. What has become second nature to me could very well be foreign territory to you … but it just might be territory you’d like to explore if you knew what you were missing. Such is the case with my topic for today … Twitter.

Someone To Inspire You … and a Special Request

What do Log Your Memory’s First Anniversary, Spiderman, a gratitude journal and my mom all have in common? Read on to find out …