Category Archives: Scrapping Tips and Techniques

Your Thoughts: Do You Scrap in Chronological Order?

So this has been on my mind lately. Do you scrap in chronological order? I don’t usually scrap in chronological order, and I think there’s good and bad to it. I like that I can scrap whatever speaks to me … Continue reading

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A Week in the Life 2012

I don’t have a good record of keeping up with long term projects. I did Project 365 for all of 9 days. I can never seem to keep resolutions. Project Life and Project 52, all have fallen by the wayside … Continue reading

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Five Digiscrap Kits That Inspire Me Right Now

It’s no secret, for as avid I am as a scrapbooker, I am an even more avid scrapbook shopper.  Just ask my wife, I’m sure she’ll agree!  I spend a lot of time each week picking up kits and working … Continue reading

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Your Thoughts: Reusing Photos on Layouts

This weekend, while I was scrapbooking, I started wondering about something. Do most people reuse photos on their layouts? Often, I find myself going back and pulling a photo of one of my girls that I’ve used before to include … Continue reading

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My Most Useful Scrapbooking Trick

Do you have a “toolbox” of special tricks you use when you are scrapbooking? I do, I have some great tricks that I use to add a little punch to my layouts all the time. Some of them, I use … Continue reading

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Memory Keeping Goals for 2012

Have you set your goals for this year? Every year I say that I’m not going to set goals, and then I get a few weeks into the year, and I realize that I really do need some goals to … Continue reading

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Keeping a One Sentence Journal

Recently, as part of the Sweet Shoppe Designs book club, I’ve been reading The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin. I’ve had this book on my Nook for a while now, but had kept putting it off for a variety of … Continue reading

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Tricks for Better Journaling: Use Someone Else’s Writing

One of the things I find the hardest about creating layouts is journaling. It’s not that I don’t want to share my stories, or that I don’t have memories that I want to write down. Sometimes, though, I just have … Continue reading

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Has Your Scrapbooking Style Evolved?

Over the weekend, I was looking through my old layouts.  Having started scrapping back in June of 2008, my most complete gallery has over 23 pages of layouts.  When I look at some of those first pages, I cringe. So … Continue reading

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Are You Seeking Simple?

I feel like I am always seeking something more simple than what I have.  I feel like I am always looking for an easier way, some way to get more done in a shorter amount of time.  That’s why I … Continue reading

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