• Motivation

    How My Relationship Affects My Creativity

    I have been scrapbooking and crafting for over 12 years, in which I have always had the support of my husband. However, I cannot say that he has been too happy about me taking over our home with my hobby. In today’s blog, I will discuss how my relationship affects my creativity. To clarify, here are some things I have noticed over the years: …he’s honest When it comes to scrapbooking, I always seek a second opinion. Admittedly, I am more concerned of how others react to my work than my own personal opinion. Of course, I would go to my husband for final approval on my layouts. I do…

  • Motivation

    How My Scrapbooking Style Has Evolved

    If you follow me on social media, you get the luxury of experiencing my emotional rollercoaster. Ha! It is not what you think. I am the victim of “being your worst critic.” When I tell you guys that I constantly fall in and out of love with layouts, you would call me crazy. I do not know why I am like this, but as I mentioned in my last blog post, my followers continuously push me to accept how beautiful my work is. With that said, let us go WAAAAAY back to when I first started scrapbooking and see how my style has evolved over the last 12 years. January…

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    What Inspires You?

    Sometimes you have to stop what you are doing and say “Why am I doing this?” If you have a valid reason for why you are doing whatever it is that you are questioning, then that is what inspires you. It really is that simple. I started scrapbooking…now crafting…to document the pregnancy of my firstborn. Not in a million years that I would think that I would continue this hobby 12 years later. I enjoy this hobby because it lets me center my emotions. It is my form of meditation. You may laugh, but I do go through a process to get myself in the mood to craft. Especially, now…