Teach Me Tuesday: Progressive Scrapbooking

Hey there friends… guess what day it is? It’s Teach Me Tuesday! Today I have a video for my scrapbookers… you know who you are! And even if you’re not a scrapbooker, there may be some hidden tips and tricks in there for project coordination if you want to take a peek, too! 🙂 Almost Two Decades of Scrapbooking! In case you didn’t know, scrapbooking was what got me addicted to paper in the first place. I’ve been scrapbooking for 16 years! Crazy, right? What is even crazier is that I really should have more pages finished… I need to stop giving everything I make away! Seriously, though, I think 90 percent of the pages I’ve made have gone in someone else’s album. Dumb, right?? I’m on a mission to start scrapbooking some photos that I can keep! And first up is to document the three Mother’s Day trips that my sister and I gave my Mom. You can read a bit more about that tradition HERE, but today I want to share with you a tip I use to face the blank 12 x 12 page (and the first page of my Mother’s Day “trips” album). It’s called Progressive

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Teach Me Tuesday: Big Shot Basics

Hey there friends! So I think you’ll be able to tell from today’s post and video that I’m struggling from the Monday-on-Tuesday blues. I’m feeling a little “off” today after coming down with the fastest cold ever last week (seriously, one minute I was fine and then two minutes later I felt like crap). I’m also still trying to sort out what to do/when with my new schedule. I’m having a blast, but still feeling a little discombobulated… Anyway, today, I’m sharing a card I made with the random pieces of cardstock I stamped and cut in this week’s Teach me Tuesday video. I really had no rhyme or reason when I pulled out scrap pieces to demonstrate with, but I figured out a way to make it work. So here is the finished card: Nothing super fancy… just playing with paper. Want to know what is really funny about this card, though (and further evidence that I’m struggling a bit this week??)? Look at how I put this one together: Oopsie… see, I told you I was off today! No worries, I’ll just chop it apart and layer it on a new card. Big Shot BasicsToday’s Teach Me Tuesday

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