Welcome, Take a Look Around!

Hello, crafty friends! I’m so glad you’re here! I’ve been working on this new website for a few months and I’m happy to share it with you. The idea behind this new site is to gather as much inspiration, tutorials, and project ideas as possible to empower you to make the most of your We R Memory Keepers tools and supplies.

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planner spread with the we r memory keepers printmaker

If you’ve been following me for a while, you know I love to share a good find. Well, I’ve got an a m a z i n g find to share with you! Have you heard about the new PrintMaker? It’s a handheld, slideable printer with HP technology, and certified Apple Bluetooth connectivity. The quality, detail, and colors are incredible, and the free app is super easy to use. Recently I created a custom planner spread with it and I can’t wait to show you what I made!Continue reading “planner spread with the we r memory keepers printmaker”

mini book with the mini cinch

The phrase “good things come in small packages” is definitely true when it comes to the We R Memory Keepers Mini Cinch. It’s a small book binding machine that packs a big punch! I love that it doesn’t take up much space in my craft room, it’s light weight and easy to transport, and it’s as powerful as the original larger Cinch. Recently I made a mini book with the Mini Cinch using some leftovers from a card kit, plus some family photos. Take a look!Continue reading “mini book with the mini cinch”

diy disc bound journal

Lately I’m totally into making my own mini books, journals, notebooks, and planners. I love book binding and adding custom dividers, pockets, flaps, etc. So fun! Recently I taught a national virtual class hosted by Michaels featuring some of my favorite tools for book binding and decorating. In this class we made our own journals and it was awesome! Check out some photos and details below, and then scroll all the way down to watch the full class recording.Continue reading “diy disc bound journal”

4th of July Crafts, Party and Decoration Ideas

Happy summer friends! It’s hard to believe it’s almost the 4th of July! Independence Day sort of snuck up on me this year since I’ve been so busy with work, but I’m super excited to share some 4th of July crafts, DIY party, and decoration ideas with you. Whether you’re patriotic celebration is at home or with loved ones, these 4th of July ideas will add some flair and fun.Continue reading “4th of July Crafts, Party and Decoration Ideas”

DIY Summer Journal

Summer is coming quickly and I can’t wait for warm weather, flip flops, lazy mornings, and barbecues! With all the fun things going on in the summer it’s important to me to capture and record our memories, so I’ve put together a DIY Summer Journal! I can add photos, journaling, memorabilia and mementos from our summer adventures in this interactive, fun memory journal. I made this with some scrapbooking papers and a few of my favorite We R Memory Keepers tools. Take a look inside!Continue reading “DIY Summer Journal”

st. patrick’s day craft ideas with the button press {free printables}

St. Patrick’s Day always seems to come at the perfect time, am I right? It’s not quite warm enough to spend much time outside, it’s about the middle of the second semester for kids and they’re ready to be done, and we’ve all got a serious case of cabin fever! This fun holiday is the perfect excuse for adding some fun, color, and chocolate to life.

This year my St. Patrick’s Day fun centers around something I’m totally obsessed with right now, and I can’t wait to show you some fun ideas and ways to incoporate pinback buttons, badges and flair into your family crafts, activities, and party decor.Continue reading “st. patrick’s day craft ideas with the button press {free printables}”

rainbow + four leaf clover gift boxes for st. patrick’s day

Are you ready for all things golden, rainbow, green and lucky? St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, and I’ve got a fun idea for some gift boxes you can fill with treats or a small gift. These DIY rainbow color gift boxes are each topped with a fun mixed media 3D four leaf clover, a tag, and some embellishments. They’re easy to make and make great party favors for an at-home St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Check out how I made them below.Continue reading “rainbow + four leaf clover gift boxes for st. patrick’s day”

easy diy photo album from a boxed card set

Just squeaking under the wire with this DIY Valentine’s Day Gift for my hubby. I wanted to include some recent photos of us and some handwritten journaling, but I also wanted to make this gift interactive and unique. So, I decided to grab a box of beautiful blank cards and make my own photo/scrapbook album to celebrate my very favorite person. Check it out!Continue reading “easy diy photo album from a boxed card set”

make easy explosion boxes for hot cocoa bombs this valentine’s day [free printable]

Anyone else scrambling like a mother to get class valentines ready this week? 🤣 Well, I did it! I stayed up almost all night, but I was successful in putting together 23 DIY class valentines. I fell in love with the hot cocoa bomb trend this holiday season, and thought that would make a great class valentine for my 11 year old daughter. I figured out a really fun and easy way to gift wrap them for Valentine’s Day. Check it out!Continue reading “make easy explosion boxes for hot cocoa bombs this valentine’s day [free printable]”