Let’s Talk About Journaling

I’m very excited but feeling shameful about my efforts to scrap real life of late. Throughout the craziness of iNSD weekend, and getting a bit sick, I scrapped some pages – some were really fast ones for challenges over iNSD. Some of them are really pretty and I love them. But now I’m looking at them thinking, “That would be so much better if I had told the story!”

Time to Get Organized

Today we bring you our final installment in our month-long Sweet Talk Journaling Challenge. I hope you’ve enjoyed doing these challenges as much as I’ve enjoyed sharing them with you… To recap, this month we’ve tackled lists, ABC, conversations, fairy tales, compare & contrast, show & tell, letter, interview, stream of consciousness, by the numbers, […]

Could You Repeat That, Please?

We’ve nearly reached the end of February and that means we have just a couple more installments of our Sweet Talk Journaling Challenge. Today we’ll play around with a little technique that I think you’ll want to repeat once you get the hang of it… Sweet Talk Journaling Challenge #13 They say there’s no sense […]

Give Them the Inside Scoop

Our Sweet Talk Journaling Challenge continues today with a journaling method that can really help you tell the behind-the-scenes details of the stories you scrapbook. Sweet Talk Journaling Challenge #12 Your challenge today is to tell your story through play-by-play commentary. On the surface, this is simply telling the story of what is happening in […]

It All Points to This

Today marks the beginning of the last scheduled week in our Sweet Talk Journaling Challenge. When I started this series, I made a deal with myself … I would play along with the challenges and make sure that I wasn’t asking anyone to do something I couldn’t do myself in order to earn our special […]