Foil It – Super Simple – Super Shiny!

Good morning, crafty friends! If you tuned in to the blog last week, then you already know I’ve been getting crafty with my Minc machine. If you didn’t get a chance to check out my video featuring four different foiling techniques, you can find it HERE. I’m not quite ready to put my Minc away […]



Make This Project: For MOM

Good morning, crafty friends! Happy Friday! I hope you have some fun weekend plans ahead of you! We got a reprieve from the winter weather for a few days this week so I feel refreshed and ready to handle the winter coming for us again this weekend. To cheer the mood, I have a bright Mother’s […]



“I’d Rather Be SHINY” – Foiling Video & More

Hey there, crafty friends! I hope you like my nod to the movie Moana with a line from the song ‘Shiny’! We watch a lot of Disney at our house and every time I grab my foil for a card project – which has been a lot in the last few weeks! – I start […]



Thankful for You MOM

Hey there, crafty friends! I hope you had a great weekend! Mother’s Day will be here before we know it and I want to make sure you’re prepared to Share Joy with a special card for your mom, grandma, aunt, daughter, or friend. It’s always a good time to tell the women in your life […]



April 2018 Release Now Available!

All of our April Release products are now available in the New category of the TE webstore! Find out if you are one of our lucky party prize winners by scrolling to the end of this post. And now here are a few things you need to know before you go! You’ll earn 84 Crafty Points when you purchase […]



April 2018 Release Countdown Day 3: Mom, Dad, Grad, & Teacher!

Hey there, happy stampers! Thanks for joining me for Day 3 of Sneak Peeks for our April Release! It’s been an exciting reveal so far with many additions to our stamp and die collection along with the debut of three new ink/cardstock colors, six new embossing powders, and six new stencils! Today the Creative Team […]



April 2018 Release Countdown Day 2: C’mon Spring!

Good morning, crafty friends, and welcome to Day 2 of sneak peeks for our April Release! It’s been a long winter here this year and I’m daily cheering “C’mon Spring!” as if that will help the cause. But alas, Mother Nature isn’t listening to me as we’re waking up to another dusting of snow this […]



April 2018 Release Countdown Day 1: Autism Awareness

Hey there, crafty friends! It’s hard to believe it’s April (because it still feels like February outside!). I like to look at the bright side though so, with all this cold weather, I’ve been able to enjoy lots of indoor crafty time! I think you’ll find our April release is evidence of all this creative time […]



Celebrating World Autism Awareness Day!

Good morning, stampers! I hope you all had a wonderful Easter weekend! It was freezing in Iowa this weekend so the girls and I dressed up in our matching Easter dresses and ran into the church as fast as our cold legs would take us! But once we were inside, it was a warm celebration […]



Make This Project: Grad Money Holder

Hey there, crafty friends! It’s time for another installment of Make This Project, but this time with a special twist! As we round out our Staff Selections week with Leslie, I thought I’d share one more graduation project with you! Jean Manis created a quick and easy money holder that might just become your go-to […]