Scrapping the “Perfect” Marriage

Yam Wedding Photo

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #11… Extended As a child, I always thought that my parents had THE perfect marriage. They were so different…very different personalities and separate interests…and yet, they were so in tune with each other and affectionate. If they had arguments, it was behind closed doors and my siblings and I never had […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #11

"Mr. & Mrs. Love" ~ Paper Layout by Yvonne Yam

Personal Connections: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #11 Time Capsule Ideas: * family tree * custody visitation schedule * vital records * marriage license (or divorce papers) * family Bible     Get those creative juices flowing… * What is your current family structure? * How do family relationships impact your daily priorities, choices & activities? *  Have […]

Letting “Home” Take Center Stage

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #10… Extended I have always wanted to do a page (even an album) of where we live today – not more on the house itself since we are renting and have yet to own our own home but of the town we live in. As I’ve said in my page, moving […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #10

"Country Living" ~ Digital Layout by Aggie Aviso

Personal Connections: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #10 Time Capsule Ideas: * home address * neighborhood or homeowner association newsletters * block party flyers/invitations * home documents * abstract, sale flyer     A closer look at the journaling… “Making the switch from urban life to crazy-quiet rural life was more shocking for me than the kids. We […]

My ID Cards vs. the “Real” Me

Kerri Dobbeck

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #9… Extended My layout was chosen to represent the Personal Style Challenge of the Real Life Scrapbooking Weekly Challenges: Time Capsule book. When I first read the challenge, I really was challenged… What was my personal style? What defines me? Then whilst rummaging through my handbag looking for something, I came […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #9

"Who's That In My Handbag?" ~ Digital Layout by Kerri Dobbeck

Personal Style: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #9 Time Capsule Ideas: * self-portrait * professional portrait * portrait books * mirror * driver’s license * signature * avatar or profile photo * caricature     Get those creative juices flowing… * Do you like to have your photo taken? Have you ever? Why or why not? * What […]

In Search of My Personal Style Topic

"12 Months: August" by Penny Springmann

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #8… Extended This challenge really was just that, a challenge. I kept thinking to myself, “I don’t even have a personal style.” I thought of documenting the wardrobe of a mother, which generally consists of jeans and a t-shirt. I thought of documenting my jewelry/accessory collection, but it was way too […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #8

"Essential Photographer Accessories" ~ Digital Layout by Alyson Hall

Personal Style: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #8 Time Capsule Ideas: * accessories you wear (hair items, jewelry) * scents, perfumes * products (hair, skin care, cosmetics)     Get those creative juices flowing… *  How did you acquire your favorite piece of jewelry or other accessories? *  What separates your everyday style from special occasions? *  What […]

Time To Face My Fashion Fears

My purse

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #7… Extended Oi fashion! What do I know about that? That was my first thought when I read the challenge. Personal Style? Oh dear… I might scare people with my fashion sense. Luckily, the challenge pertains to bags. Now there is something I can handle. HA, sorry, couldn’t resist. I thought […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #7

Personal Style: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #7 Time Capsule Ideas: * shoulder or hand bag * purse * luggage * pocketbook or wallet * briefcase     Get those creative juices flowing… * Are designer labels important to you when choosing the bags you carry? * Are the contents of your bag organized? * How large is […]