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Make a Mini-Album with a Vintage Book Cover

I’ve been experimenting with using vintage book covers lately. I have quite a few of them left back after removing the vintage book pages, and what better way to give them new life than to make them into “new” books?… Continue Reading →

Make a Photo Box for Mother’s Day

Mother’s day is just around the corner. Have you found the perfect gift? If you’re still looking for something special and unique, she is going to love this darling DIY Photo Box! It’s perfect for showcasing all those instagram photos you’ve been… Continue Reading →

Make a Mini Paper Album From Scratch

I’m always looking for simple ways to document family memories, aside from regular scrapbooking pages, and mini-albums or mini-books are great for recording an event or trip. Plus they make great gifts too! I also prefer to make my own… Continue Reading →

Really Big and Awesome DIY Instagram Art!

Are you guys obsessed with Instagram as much as I am? I think I have over 1,000 photo posts on my account….yikes that’s a lot! I am always trying to think of things to do with all of those cute… Continue Reading →

After School Snack Place Cards

After school is over, my kids are cranky and tired. It’s the end of the day for me too which means I’m not always at my best either. I’ve found that at this point, nothing quite does the trick to… Continue Reading →

Epic May Giveaway: Canon T4i DSLR Epiphanie Bag

Time for an EPIC giveaway today. I’ve teamed up with some seriously fabulous bloggers to bring you something amazing. Enter below to win a Canon Rebel t4i and a fancy chevron Epiphanie Bag! a Rafflecopter giveaway Sponsored by the ladies… Continue Reading →

Crafting a Family Album, “The Croods” Style

I am happy to be partnering up with The Croods, the upcoming family movie from DreamWorks Animation, an M&T sponsor, for today’s post. I’m sharing how to put together a fun and crafty family photo album. We take so many family… Continue Reading →

Instagram Now Has Web Profiles, Yay!

I’m a huge fan of Instagram. I’m very visual and love photography. It’s fun to get a glimpse into someone’s mind, seeing what they see, sharing parts of their life. From family and friends, to complete and total strangers, (okay,… Continue Reading →

Coloring Fun with Black and White Photos

My girls have been shutterbugs this summer, taking photo after photo of flowers in the yard, dressed-up stuffed animals, and each other. Yay for digital photos! We wanted to do a project with some of our summer photos, so I… Continue Reading →

Photo A Day Craze and Picture Books for Kids

I wanted to share a few of the fun things I’ve been writing elsewhere lately. It’s a little of this and a little of that, but all things I’m loving right now! Instagram and the #PhotoADay Challenge: It has been… Continue Reading →

Do You Go All Out for Holiday Cards, and a Shutterfly Winner

Are you the type of person who goes all out for your holiday cards? Dress up the family, find a cool location, and write a super witty poem that all goes together in a theme? I get some really great… Continue Reading →

3D Holiday Card Ideas and a Shutterfly Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Thanks to all who entered. Check out who the winner is here! All of the sudden, bam, flash…the holidays are here! Are any of you on a race to get everything done? Shopping, menu planning,… Continue Reading →

A Stroll Down Pike Place Market

Pike Place Market is one of those iconic places to visit in Seattle. And now that I live here, it’s fun to call this place home. We like to come down here with our kids, see what the vendors have to… Continue Reading →

Justin Hackworth’s 30 Strangers

This week Justin Hackworth’s amazing 30 Strangers exhibit is showing in Utah. If you’re in the area, you need to head over to check it out. Your’s truly is one of those strangers featured, lucky enough to be photographed with my… Continue Reading →

Summer Camp for Kids: Photo Scavenger Hunt

Summer Camp guest post by Marisa of MakeHappy My kids love scavenger hunts. I love scavenger hunts, too, because it can turn a mundane walk to the grocery store into a fun outing. (I live in a teeny tiny town,… Continue Reading →

Love is in the Air with Paper Tube Heart Stamps

With love in the air, here’s a quick last minute Valentine’s Day craft I created over at Daily Candy. It uses a recycled paper towel tube, paint and paper! So easy. But before you stamp your tube with paint, use… Continue Reading →

Making Silly Family Pictures with Wipe Off Photo Frames

Since seeing the post Wipe Off Menu Boards, I had the thought that it would be fun to do pretty much the same thing with family photos. We’re drawing onto frames with wipe off markers, creating silly family photos. Supplies… Continue Reading →

Wishing You a Merry Christmas

Photography by the lovely Kelli Renee Photography and picnik.com

Giveaway: $100 Gift Certificate to Spend at Big Picture Classes

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to Denise #40. Have fun with your photos this Holiday season! Big Picture Classes, a Make and Takes sponsor, is here today with $100 gift certificate to spend on any of their fabulous online… Continue Reading →

Father’s Day Photo Album

If you’re still looking for the perfect present for Dad, here’s a great way to share your favorite memories with him. This is a freebie for a Dad Photo Album from the Crafting Chicks. Dad will be sure to love… Continue Reading →

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