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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 #48

Entertainment: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #48 Time Capsule Ideas: * games * puzzles * scorecards * reading materials * electronic reading device * gadgets   Get those creative juices flowing… * Do you read for enjoyment? What do you read? Do you use an electronic reading device, such as a Kindle or Nook? *  What other “toys” […]

Scrapbooking a New Hobby

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #47… Extended I knew right away that I was going to scrapbook about my newest hobby, making fabric flower accessories, when I saw this challenge. I also knew that I wanted to include extracted flowers on my page to both give it a dimensional look and to add focus to what […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #47

Entertainment: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #47 Time Capsule Ideas: * tools used in your hobby * supplies or supply packaging * instructions * photos or samples of items you create via your hobby   A closer look at the journaling… “As if I didn’t already have enough to keep me busy in life, I’ve started yet another […]

Musically Inspired Scrapbooking

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #46… Extended The first idea that popped into my mind when I read the challenge was how music gets me in the cleaning mood. Once I saw the topic I thought about where I wanted to go with the theme. I knew what radio station I always turned the radio on. […]

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #46

Entertainment: WEEKLY CHALLENGE #46 Time Capsule Ideas: * album cover * CD case * video case * TV programming guide * iTunes card   Get those creative juices flowing… *  Do you watch network TV? Cable? Internet-based services? Videos? *  How much do you spend each month on home TV, video or musical entertainment? * […]

Inspired by Music & Concerts

Time Capsule: Weekly Challenge #45… Extended I have to say when I see the word “entertainment,” my mind immediately goes to music and concerts! I absolutely love music. All kinds of music in fact. I grew up listening to what my mom and dad liked, and thanks to them I have a desire for music […]