Bullet Journal Newbie

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Bullet journaling is all the rage now, but it's been around for many years. I remember stumbling upon the website and watching the video, but my brain just sort of shut off with the explanation, as simple as it might be... I thought, "Oif, I don't want to learn another system... I'm overwhelmed already!" As a busy working ...

Everyday Airmail Stationery Printable

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Happy April and Happy National Card and Letterwriting Month! How's your snail mailing going so far? I've been rocking out all my stationery, from store-bought goodies to many printables. I wanted to share this everyday airmail stationery printable with you - it's designed to look like the old fashioned airmail envelopes, but it's actually a folded ...

Happy Print Club – Home Sweet Home Printables

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With April being National Card and Letterwriting month, I'm missing my family in the States even more. Although there is so much goodness living here in Italy, I can't help but miss the familiarities and childhood memories of living in Southern California. I created this illustration with nostalgia and thoughts of happy family times. Check out Home Sweet ...

Papercrafting With Printables

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Another month and I wanted to feature some of the beautiful work by  Happy Print Club creative team members. It's a joy to see my designs in action! Debb is super creative in using the printables to make this classy gift bag - how amazing! Rachel has been busy making a whole lot of customized cards! ...

Infinite Possibilities + Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

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My contributing post on the Petit a Petit blog is an inspiring art print riffing off the "infinity and beyond" theme. I also included a coordinating set of printable stationery in celebration of April National Letterwriting month. Visit the infinite possibilities post to download the freebies and don't forget to #pinandcreate on social media. We would love ...

Happy Print Club – Say It With Emoticons

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Even in an age of many digital wonders, it's only right that we honor the fine art of snail mail mailing. April is National Card and Letterwriting month and there are many challenges that have blossomed from this month of celebration. I encourage you to join in on the fun because heartfelt letters are keepsakes and ...

Instantly Italy Interview + Free Printable

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It is pretty amazing how the internet can connect so many of us today. I was pleasantly surprised to virtually meet Cinzia from InstantlyItaly.com and was happy to participate in her interview blog series of expats living in Italy. You can hop on over to the post to read my thoughts on living here. I agree with Cinzia ...

Quotes from Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

Continuing with Pattern Observer's Book Club was really easy since I already was reading the book chosen for February. I'm hoping to develop a regular habit of reading in following the book club (albeit passively). I'm not always participating in the discussions, but I do want to document my reading - part accountability and part sharing of bits that really hit me ...

Happy Print Club – Spring Birthday Printables

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A happy and bright graphic spring floral design this week for HappyPrintClub.com. You can see all the lovely Spring Birthday printables and hope you will get your Spring craft on this week! The greeting card design is for a happy birthday occasion, but the quick notecards have a blank banner, so you will be able to ...

Dust Bunny Coloring Pages + Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

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This month my contributing post on the Petit a Petit blog is a set of coloring pages and printables inspired by Celina's dust bunny pinterest board. It all started with a cute bunny illustration and my imagination just took off from there! I immediately thought of the Velveteen Rabbit - childhood memories! So hop on over (no ...