perpetual photo calendar: free template

Some of you may know that I have twin 18 year old sons who just graduated from high school. Both of them were admitted to Brigham Young University here in Utah, and both of them have decided to defer their college enrollment to serve a mission for the LDS church. One just left this week,Continue reading “perpetual photo calendar: free template”

paper fringe wedding invitations, gift box, & layout

Paper fringe is cool. So cool, in fact, that I think an entire wedding, shower, or other celebration could happen with that very theme. Just picture it–a paper fringe party. So festive and fun! With that in mind, today I’m sharing a few projects I created for a wedding set, including paper fringe wedding invitations,Continue reading “paper fringe wedding invitations, gift box, & layout”

tag punch mini album

It’s that time again friends! Recently I shared the June installment of my Tools Today series over at Scrapbook and Cards Today magazine, and this time I featured this fabulous new tool from We R Memory Keepers! I don’t know about you but I’m always needing a quick and easy tag, whether it’s for aContinue reading “tag punch mini album”

new online scrapbooking class: smash your stash | tools

Happy Monday morning friends! Would you like to hear some exciting news? Who doesn’t like exciting news, especially on a Monday morning, right? I’m thrilled to share that my latest Smash Your Stash scrapbook workshop over at Big Picture Classes is now live! Adding new supplies to your stash is exciting! But using everything youContinue reading “new online scrapbooking class: smash your stash | tools”

tools today with aly dosdall: alphabet punch board scrapbook page

Hello friends! I’m thrilled to announce that I’ll be partnering with Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine again to bring you a monthly blog post. This time I’ll be sharing a series called Tools Today with Aly Dosdall. For each post in this monthly series I’ll share one of my favorite tools, and include a projectContinue reading “tools today with aly dosdall: alphabet punch board scrapbook page”

looking to my roots

Happy Memorial Day to my U.S. friends! As an American today I’m grateful for the chance to remember those who have served my country. As a memory keeper this holiday makes me so excited for the opportunity to share some stories with my family, and take some time to remember and honor those who laidContinue reading “looking to my roots”

instax mini album

We recently took an awesome family trip to Northern California over spring break. One of our favorites ever! While traditional 12×12 scrapbook albums are my go-to format for memory keeping, for vacations and special events sometimes I like to make a mini album full of photos from just that one trip or event. This timeContinue reading “instax mini album”

card and mini album storage

So, you love to make cards. And you have a ton of them. Or, you’ve been scrapbooking since the early 90’s and you have buckets of mini albums. Even some shaped ones, acrylic ones, and those ones with all the ribbons tied on the binding wires. Remember those? What do you do with them? HowContinue reading “card and mini album storage”

5 storage tips for digital & printed photos + free cut files & printable templates

Happy Monday friends! I’ve been doing some spring cleaning and reorganizing so I thought it might be fun to share some storage and organization tips this week. I’ll be sharing ideas for keeping photos, craft supplies, and finished craft projects stored and well organized so be sure to come back on Wednesday and Friday thisContinue reading “5 storage tips for digital & printed photos + free cut files & printable templates”