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 […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #31


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 […]

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” […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #30


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


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 […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #29


Foods: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #29 Time Capsule Ideas: * product packaging * refrigerator magnets * cupboard doors Get those creative juices flowing… * What does your kitchen say about you? * Do you save and/or reuse empty product containers? Grocery sacks? Plastic storage bags? * Do you recycle? * Does a product package, label or marketing […]

Grocery Shopping: Behind the Scenes

Grocery Receipts

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #28… Extended Food. One of my favorite things. I photograph it often to share with family and friends, but I don’t think I had ever scrapped about it before this prompt. Now, I scrap about it often. Why shouldn’t I? It’s such a big part of our lives. The first idea […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #28


Foods: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #28 Time Capsule Ideas: * grocery list * grocery receipt * cupboard inventory * refrigerator inventory * pantry checklist   Get those creative juices flowing… * Do you have and use more than one refrigerator? * Do you stock a deep freeze? What’s in it? * Do you buy more “real” natural […]

Scrapping Family Dinner Time

Chicken Spaghetti Recipe

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #27… Extended Good morning blog readers!!  I’m excited to share this week’s challenge with you.  When I first read the challenge, I was excited.  One thing I hold dear to my heart is our family dinner time. In different forums, I’ve read about what is normal in each family.  I feel […]