Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Countdown Advent Calendar~ Cookie Sheet~Craft your Stash!

Craft Your Stash!!!
This was made with love from my craft room stash! Painted a cheap cookie sheet, covered matchboxes both from the dollar tree and added strong walmart magnets. punch the top with your crop-a-dile!

Monday, December 16, 2013

Sparkle and Shine Photo Magnet!

I made this yesterday at my upline, Cindy's house.  She had a few crafts for us!

If you don't have the ARTISTE Cricut collection, then you NEED it!

Or go to

or email me to see if there are any specials!

Rosette Snowman Ornament!

I made this yesterday at my upline, Cindy's house.  She had a few crafts for us!

If you don't have the ARTISTE Cricut collection, then you NEED it!

or email me to see if there are any specials!

Let's see...2 strips of 2" x 12" Medallion (Rosette) pieces cut on the Artiste cricut cartridge, scored, folded, glued together and create the Rosette. The nose is a petal cut at 1 1/4", the hat is two pieces of black CS 1" x 4 1/2" and 2" x 3 1/2"...3 1/2" piece of glitter tape. Assemble Hat like photo. 1 1/2" and 1 1/4" holly leaf cut on the cricut and three berries. Two 3/8" button eyes. Twine for hanging glued to the back.

Easy peasy!

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Who doesn't LOVE Washi Tape? 20 second project!

Look Gypsy...mommy decorated her phone charger with Washi Tape!

Decorate it in 20 seconds!

Sso many fun things you can so with Washi Tape!!!

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Black Friday Special Bargain Alert! Spend $99 and Get $198!!! CTMH~Close To My Heart

Black Friday Special!!! Bargain Alert!
That's right! You get a $99 value mystery box of goodies when you buy ANY cricut cartridge from me! Today through Saturday!!!
You MUST email me ( or place an online order of $99 in retail by SAT Nov. 30th 12pm PTS and I will STILL mail you a mystery box!

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Simply Inspired Handcrafted Holidays CTMH Blog Hop

Here we are, getting ready for the holly-daze!  I have a little something to share with you...
If you've come from Sheri Rottler's blog, then you are in the right place!  I LOVE all the talented friends in the hop! Lucky YOU to get to see it all!

I decided to make a canvas using our Sparkle and Shine Papers and Embellishments!
These darling boys just needed to be showcased!  The Quirk boys sent me their darling Holiday card and I turned it into a gift to present to them this year!  I think they will love it!

Want it all?  Just add it to your list! (Tape it on the fridge for your family! Hint-hint!)

*Sparkle and Shine Paper pack
*Sparkle and Shine Compliments
*Sparkle and Shine Assortment
*Sparkle Flourishes
*Dimensional Elements Snapshots

Fun and easy to do...don't forget the necessary tools! Like our non-stick micro-tip scissors, our liquid glass, 3-D foam tape and bonding memories glue!

It's easy to shop, even in your jammies at midnight!  Just go to and click on the shop button!  Don't forget to check out the Bargain Alerts in the "While Supplies Last" section!

Now hop on over to Debbi Fournier's blog and enjoy the hop!

If you get lost along the way you can start over with Dana Kessler's blog for a list of everyone participating!

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Join the Paper Cupcakes and get a FREEBIE! Only $49 to join us!

Picture your life with Close To My Heart!

Join us for only $49!

and get this bonus FREE!

Starting NOW- Close To My Heart begins an incredible opportunity, unique Constant Campaign, and product sneak-peek all rolled into one huge offer!!

When you join my CTMH team from November 1 to December 15, with either the Essentials or Master New Consultant Kit you may also receive a brand-new exciting product from the Spring/Summer 2014 Idea Book.
To be eligible for the free product, you must remit $300 in commissionable sales by March 31, 2014.

You can start earning this program FREE when you sign up {HERE}

So get this:

For only $49- you get more than $180 in products and supplies, 

plus commission on your sales!

You are not alone in this!
The Paper Cupcakes are an amazing group or creative ladies!

We have a team FB page full of support , tips and ideas just for my cupcakes...
There are many programs like "Straight to the Top" to help you to become successful!
And corporate has many training videos and ideas right on your own FREE website!

AND who doesn't love a discount? Support your creative side with top quality exclusive products!
It's a great time to join in and stock up for gifts for your friends and family!
Create cards, scrapbook pages, home decor, calendars, table displays, so many wonderful ideas to share!
Oh and you make $$$ when you hold home gatherings, workshops and when you build your OWN team!

I have been with the company for 22 years! Over the years I have taught, performed and presented at many conventions, been in company videos (including singing and playing my guitar),  been on company cruises, have created art for the catalog and have earned the prestigious
"Spirit of Close To My Heart" award!

It's more like a family to me!

JOIN US & get in on the fun...
Our next convention in the summer of 2014 is at Disneyland!
I could go on and on....

For more information or to chat about this incredible opportunity email me at

Can You Picture YOUR Life with Close To My Heart???  
I can't picture my life without it!

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

September National Stamping Month Special! Bargain Alert!

Here's the deal!!! Get 7 stamps set for $114!
When you buy the NEW Cricut Artbooking cartridge our one of our other exclusive cartridges for $99, you get the special below for $10 add the stamp of the month for only $5!

National Stamping Month
September 2013 Constant Campaign
3 times the fun with our new stamp set trio for only $10 with a qualifying purchase

Get an exclusive You Are My Happy stamp set trio in celebration of National Stamping Month! During the month of September, when you make a purchase of $50 or more, you qualify for this whimsical stamp set trio for only $10. You’ll love the whimsical alphabet, light-hearted sentiments, and fanciful images for a variety of occasions to give a cheerful touch to your projects, with a full retail value of $47.90.

*Offer valid September 1-30, 2013. Placing a minimum order of $50 is required for qualification.

Dates: Offer valid September 1-30, 2013.

Stamp of the month only $5 with a $50 purchase!

Monday, September 2, 2013

Inspiration Institute~My Happy Scrappy Place!

My Happy Scrappy Place!!!  I will be posting more photos later...but have been trying to get organized!!!

Love to be creative in a space I Love!
We sell organizational supplies too!!!

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Close To My Heart {CTMH} Holiday Gift Guide!

Wait til' you see all the goodies inside this Holiday Guide!
Customers have to wait until Oct 15th to order, but I can get you a copy of the 24 page Holiday Guide soon! Who wants one? 

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

My Birthday Month Special! FREE product when you order by Aug. 30th 2013. I'll match what you spend!

GET YOUR FREE products with your online order Today!!!
Order the NEW ARTBOOKING cricut cartridge and get $100 in FREE stuff from me!

Thursday, August 8, 2013

The My Crush books are now available with Close To My Heart {CTMH}

Great news!!!! The My Crush just got in and are now orderable!

Fun, cute and doable!
Faster, Simpler, Easier!

Monday, August 5, 2013

Free Printable Stationary from Close To My Heart!

AWESOME! Who wants Free Printables? From Close To My Heart {CTMH}
I do I do! 

What will YOU use them for?
Please share!
Nab exclusive stationery now through August 31 for FREE at Use it to write letters or quick notes to family members near and far as an enduring and classic way to express your love. Available only from Close To My Heart!

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Sneak Peek Close To My Heart Card Creation!

I'm lovin' folding these cute dresses!
Now I have some fun ideas to make with them...check back her for the how-to's link and some fun ideas!

It doesn't cost a thing to look!

Thursday, August 1, 2013

ARTbooking is HERE! Place an order with me and get entered to win more prizes and gifts! Or earn it for Half Off! PLUS a FREE "A Chocolate Affair" Stamp Set!

Today, the new ARTBOOKING cartridge is ready for the public to order!
Be one of the first to get yours! Not available in stores!
Only available through your consultant...
but wait there's more!  Have a qualifying catalog party and get your cartridge for 1/2 off!
That's right! With only $250 in orders you can get this deal for half off!
Get your friends together-share the catalog (It's online {HERE}or I can mail you one!)

And I can't say enough wonderful things about it!  I also have some exciting give aways for my customers that purchase during the month of August!

Innovative and creative! The "Faster, simpler, easy" way!

Over 700 images to make complete layouts, mini albums and so much more! 
PLUS three coordinating stamp sets and matching chipboard!

NOW... to "sweeten the deal"everyone gets the darling "A Chocolate Affair" Stamp of the Month {FREE}!

Plus...if you place your ARTbooking order with me this month, your name will go into a drawing to win one of three Prizes! 

First Prize: $100 in FREE Close To My Heart Select product credit!
Second Prize: $75 in FREE Close To My Heart Select product credit!
Third Prize: $50 in FREE Close To My Heart Select product credit!
*Select product credit includes all current CTMH papers, inks and stamps AND Workshops on the Go!

Three chances to win and EVERYONE gets a "A Chocolate Affair" 
Stamp of the Month FREE!
Even with just your $50 order!!!!

Contact me if you have any questions!

Click {HERE}to Join us!