Friday, December 30, 2011

Happy Holidays!

Hi everyone! I sure hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and Holiday season! We will be celebrating next week when Jonathan (our Son) comes for a visit and Liz and Caleb return from Oklahoma. Since my hubby and I are home alone I decided to scrap a page from our cruise celebrating our 31st anniversary. We had so much fun and can't wait to do it again. I used a template from

exclusively at

Here is the layout I created. I also used Don't Rush & Faded Columns Favorite Phrases by

Kelly has something special for you to celebrate the new year!

Look what Kelly has coming your way..............

Stay tuned ;)

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Merry Christmas from Natalie!

Natalie's newest release will definately put you in the Holiday Spirit! This stunning kit is full of silver, red, black, and green. Her elements and papers are perfect for all of your holiday scrapping!

Here are a couple of layouts I made I sure hope they inspire you....

A little Christmas gift from me to you...

Please be sure to check out Natalie's CT to see their layout inspiration as well as a possible freebie or two....



Have a wonderful and safe Holiday Season!

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

New releases from Plum Dumpling Designs.........

Mary from Plum Dumpling Designs knows how much we all love templates! Like I have said before we are all so busy (especially this time of year) and templates really make our scrapping so much quicker and so professional looking. Here is her newest set....

available today in her

This new paper pack she also released today is so fun and a great addition to your stash. This pack has endless uses and is easily recolored!

Mat Of The Month Club

Here are a couple of layouts I did with these great products.

Friday, December 16, 2011

Fabulous templates and on sale!

I love templates because they make our life so easy! However, during this time of year when we are stretched in so many directions WOW do I LOVE templates! This set is so fun and festive you need to grab it up because today and today only it is $2.00!

Here is a layout I made of Caleb meeting Santa at Downtown Disney.

Sunday, December 11, 2011

WooHoo what a Christmas treat Kelly has in store for you!

Kelly is going to make your Holidays Merry & Bright by presenting you with a gift from December 13th to December 24th. That's right a new gift every day! Be sure to visit Kelly's blog each and every day for a new treat.

Friday, December 9, 2011

Kelly's new fabulous Cover Stroy Vol 1 & 2

When you walk into a book store, what type of book catches your eye? Is it one with an interesting title or one with a cool photo on the cover? Creating a cover page for your photo book is a very important job because you're going to be looking at this page the most! To help give you some inspiration for a cover page, Kelly has created 2 kits to get you started. Today, she's announcing....


Sometimes you need a good word art title for your cover page or maybe a title mixed with photos. 'Cover Story Vol1' is fabulous for combining your park photos into a Disney World or Disneyland word art. There's also 2 princess frame arts to make the cover a bit more feminine. 'Cover Story Vol2' gives you 4 perfect titles. Mix and match the titles and frames to make your cover page layout even more interesting. There's so many possibilities!

Both 'Cover Story Vol1' and 'Cover Story Vol2' will be on sale this weekend only for 25% off at Kellybell Designs Store. Stop by the store and see what other kits you might need to create your cover page.

Take a look at the cover page layout I made.

Can't wait to see what you can come up with. Happy scrapping!

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Natalie's Newest and a freebie...

Natalie has just released a sequel to her original Give Me Liberty kit. It coordinates completely with the original with 14 new papers, two new alphas and over 50 new elements.

A couple of layouts for a little inspiration...............

On this layout I also used Lovin' Those Curves Templates I don't know about you but I am in love with templates!

A little freebie for you I sure hope you like it

Please be sure to check out Natalie's CT to see their layout inspiration as well as a possible freebie or two....



Day three is here so grab this great set while it is on sale!

Today Mary has another set of templates. This set is not your typical template set, but can really be used to make your scrapping stash sing...

Patchwork Templates!
Pick this awesome template pack up for $2 today only! Tomorrow it will return to full price!

Here is a layout I made using these fun templates...........

I also used Still Believing as well as Still Believing Word Art

A Sneaky Peek from Kelly

Stay tuned.................

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Mary's newest and a great deal on Feeling Griddy Templates

Look what Mary has released at Funky Playground! I absolutely love the doodles she has added to this kit. It has all of the fun and whimsy Christmas has.

Pick this awesome template pack up for $2 today only! Tomorrow it will return to full price!

Here is a layout I did with Still Believing and Feeling Griddy Templates

I used Hot Pink Pansy template freebie for this layout as well as

Cut It Out Snowflakes

Be sure to stop by Plum Dumpling Design CT Blog to snag some freebies!

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Natalie's Newest.........

Natalie has just released her new series of templates called

I love circles and these templates are perfect for making your layouts a snap! Especially during this busy time of year templates are such a great help to help us scrap a little faster.

Here are a couple of layouts I made using Natalie's Justa Circle Templates:

On this layout I also used Ho Ho Ho, Jungle Party, Sparkle Trails Vol 1. We has so much fun at Animal Kingdom watching Mickey's Jingle Jungle Expedition Parade!

On this one I used Silly Ole Bear.

While at Animal Kingdom after Caleb and Pooh finished their photo shoot they walked hand in hand up the trail so Pooh could get a snackerel of honey.

Friday, December 2, 2011

Kellybell Designs is celebrating the Holiday Season

It's December and the holiday season is finally here!! Can you feel all the excitement in the air? The holidays are filled with joyous carols, decorations and plenty of good food and presents. Has it snowed where you live yet? I know I'm certainly dreaming of a white Christmas!! Today, Kelly will be making your days merry and bright with the announcement of a fabulous new Christmas kit called....


'Merry & Bright' has 15 festive holiday papers in classic green and red colors along with some glittery gold and frosty blue. There's an assortment of 60 elements including Christmas trees, reindeer, ornaments, gingerbread, candy cane, stocking, Santa hat, stars, holly, pine branches and much more.

To get your clustering started on the page, Kelly's created a set of 8 page starters. There's a mix of word art, frames and clusters. It's a gorgeous collection that will add plenty of sparkle to your pages!

Merry & Bright will be on sale this weekend only for 25% off so make sure you check it out at Kellybell Designs Store.

While you are browsing in the store, you'll find an older Christmas kit coming out of the vault this week. 'Joyous Season' is an adorable and playful holiday kit that's perfect for scrapping your photos of decorating the tree, making holiday cookies, romping in the snow or meeting the Disney holiday characters. Make sure you grab this kit because it will only be around for 1 week before it heads back into the vault.

So many possibilities to scrap with these kits. Here's what I made.

Now let's find out what Kellybell's Creative Team has stuffed into your stocking today. To find those treats, you need to visit these 3 blogs -- Scrapping With Jenn, Designs By Sarah, and one from me you will find below. Enjoy your treats, happy scrapping and may your days be merry and bright!!