A Fun Way to Recap the Year

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #52… Extended In the world of entertainment, movies remain a favorite in my family.  We love going to movies as a family or having a family cuddlefest at home with a rental.   Movies are something that every age can relate to and everybody can enjoy.  It is also a favorite for […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #52

Past to Future: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #52 Time Capsule Ideas: * year-end news summary articles * top 10 lists – music, movies, news events, person of the year, etc. * gift trend reports * the year’s hot gift ideas & reviews   A closer look at the journaling… “We are serious movie go-ers and 2010 was […]

Year-End Layouts as “Paper Therapy”

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #51… Extended We scrapbookers spend a lot of time creating pages to capture memories surrounding specific events in our lives.  The snapshots of birthday parties, trips to the pumpkin patch or even the story of a child’s blanket are all fair game… each page reflects a moment in time, frozen.When creating […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #51

Past to Future: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #51 Time Capsule Ideas: * favorite layouts from the past year * list of most proud moments or accomplishments * photo from each month during the past year * event calendar from past year   A closer look at the journaling… “2010 was not an easy year for us…from just […]

Letting Your Words Take Center Stage

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #50… Extended When I read the prompt for this challenge, the letter part of it really stood out to me. This was a layout that didn’t need a picture or lots of embellishments, it needed words. Words from the heart. It needed me to really dig deep and put myself out […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #50

Past to Future: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #50 Time Capsule Ideas: * letters to yourself, written in the past * letters to yourself, written now for future reading * letters to spouse or children, written now for future reading * letters to your past self   Get those creative juices flowing… * If you knew you had […]

Scrapbooking a Year of Self-Reflection

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #49… Extended When I first came across this challenge, I thought I’d write a holiday letter to update my friends and family on my life. I realized that my year wasn’t so much about events that could be easily shared with others. It was a year of self-reflection and deciding where […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #49

Past to Future: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #49 Time Capsule Ideas: * holiday cards and letters (past and/or current) * annual family or keepsake calendar * one-year journal or datebook   A closer look at the journaling… “2011. It has been a busy and sleepless year. A year of self-reflection; re-evaluation of goals and purpose; and motivation […]