Today’s inspiration is all about preparing for Easter. This morning my daughter asked me if we would be doing anything for Easter since we didn’t really do much for St. Patrick’s Day. (I generally try to decorate our home, even if it’s only a tiny amount, as well as to do or make something a little extra special for that particular holiday to make it more memorable.) Well, with all that is going on around the world with COVID-19, I admit our St. Patrick’s Day didn’t quite live up to past ones. Continue reading
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Just a little creative inspiration for you today with this quick video showcasing a really fun DIY home decor piece that anyone can create!
There’s no place like…. H🍉ME!
Posted by Close To My Heart on Wednesday, January 29, 2020
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Are you finished with all your holiday preparations and now feeling the holiday spirit? Or maybe it’s a little bit more of a feeling of holiday stress? If it’s a more of the latter because you still need a few small gifts for co-workers, neighbors or even teachers, Close To My Heart recently shared some wonderful festive ideas to help you out on their blog. Continue reading
Today’s project is so quick and easy to put together and makes such a great presentation for a gift card. And with the holiday season just around the corner, you’ll definitely want to make some of these yourself! Continue reading
Things have been pretty busy here this week preparing for my Annual Holiday Extravaganza Class & All-day Crop. Add in the stress of wondering if our city & neighborhood would be one that would be impacted by PG&E’s Power Shutoff and it feels as though I’m scrambling to get things done (& hope they don’t become undone–like food purchased for Saturday’s event going bad if the power is shut off!)
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I have a challenge for you! I encourage you to send a handmade card to someone either this weekend or this coming week–just because! Just because it will brighten their day. It will also brighten your day knowing you helped make someone else feel special. I’ve just mailed a couple handmade cards myself.
Leave a comment below and let us know if you accept this challenge. 🙂
At first glance Close To My Heart’s March Stamp of the Month, This Happened, seems like it could only be used to create scrapbook layouts. Well, today I have a card I created with this stamp set that shows that you can make cards with this set, too!
We just wrapped up our Annual Crazy for Cards Event almost 2 weeks ago and we are already working our magic to prepare for our Annual Spring Fling Event. Registration is now open. Mark your calendars for May 11th! Save a little money and register during our Early Bird registration period!