12th day of christmas: light the world

Merry Christmas, and Happy Holidays to all of you! Today I wanted to share a little photography tip for the holidays, and share some inspiration to help you decide how you can spread light and goodness in the world–something that is desperately needed right now. Christmas Bokeh Lights One of my favorite photos to takeContinue reading “12th day of christmas: light the world”

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”

10th day of christmas: winner + top 10 holiday photos to take

For the 10th Day of Christmas today I’ve chosen the winner for the Echo Park Paper Christmas collection giveaway. Plus, I’ve put together a list of the Top 10 Must-Take Holiday Photos. Enjoy! The winner of Echo Park Paper’s The Story of Christmas collection, and the Dots & Stripes Christmas collection is… Gina200 said… These areContinue reading “10th day of christmas: winner + top 10 holiday photos to take”

thanksgiving project round up

Two more days until the big day this week, so I thought it would be fun to share a little round up of some of my favorite Thanksgiving projects that I’ve created in recent years. These Thanksgiving project ideas range from decor, to place cards, to hostess gifts. And they’re all fairly simple to createContinue reading “thanksgiving project round up”

photo friday: take twelve

I thought I would share my Take Twelve photos and layout from September.  Sept 12 happened to fall on my weekly grocery shopping day so I thought it would be cool to photograph what it takes to feed our family of seven in a week.  Here are my photos: Holy cow…that’s a TON of food!!!  Anyway…IContinue reading “photo friday: take twelve”

take twelve june photos + a tutorial

So, I kind of got behind with my take twelve layouts. I took photos for June, but I just haven’t had the time to scrapbook them. Summer’s always tough with kids home from school, vacations, CHA projects, etc. But…the nice thing about take twelve is if I get behind, it’s not so hard to catchContinue reading “take twelve june photos + a tutorial”

it’s all about photography

In light of my photography goal this summer and my post last week, I thought I would share some great photography resources with you that I personally have learned so much from. Ella Publishing Co. has some awesome eBooks by some of my favorite photographers (click on images to learn more): First is a new oneContinue reading “it’s all about photography”