I SO enjoyed participating in the Month of Challenges at The Lilypad last month. And yes, I completed all 31 challenges! YAY! Here are the rest of my pages. You can see the first 2/3 in this post about challenging yourself as a scrapbooker. Why did I love it? I SCRAPBOOKED! I scrapboo
… I have some free scrapbooking tips & page titles for you. And if you’re on Pinterest, you can see even more ideas on my Valentines Scrapbook Ideas board. I also have a couple of previously available freebies for you. And all of my favorite Valentine’s products
On Monday night we had family night. We usually open with a prayer, followed by a brief lesson. Then we do a fun activity together and enjoy a treat. We like to keep it simple. This week, we gave Caden the option to pick the fun activity. And he chose balloons. More specifically, infl
I love books. I love to read them. I love to look at them. And yes, I even like to smell their pages. I know, I’m weird. I love to share my love of books with my kids. And family and friends. And now I’m sharing it with you. I recently joined Usborne Books & More as a
Sometimes you can make in a difference in the storytelling on your scrapbooks layout simply by how you arrange the words or lines of texts. This is one of my favorite ways to add flow/movement to page or create some visual interest. It also adds power to the story you’re telling
What family doesn’t have traditions? From daily & weekly to seasonal & holiday, every family is made up of traditions. And as I’ve been considering FUN ways to encourage a love of reading in my kids, I’ve been thinking how easy it would be to start new trad
Sometimes a tried-and-true method is the best for capturing stories. Like centering the page design, & keeping the design simple. Start with a photo. Crop it square & center it on the page. Add some embellishments on top of the photo. Layer a few elements behind the picture.
Yes, you read that right! You can now find previously created kits in my Etsy shop. Does that mean that SuzyQ is coming out of designer “retirement”? Nope. Sorry, no new digital scrapbook products. So what does it mean? It means my products are once again available for pur
And here’s the final installment of daily photo taking (& memory capturing) in December! (See Days 1-6 and Days 7-19.) Dec 20: The building of the towers, part 1. Harper & Daddy built a tower of mega blocks. Dec 20: The building of the towers, part 2. Caden built a tow
I am a memory keeper and storyteller, as well as an independent consultant for Usborne Books & More. I also love reading & writing, & I dabble in a bit of flower gardening. I love to share all parts of my life here on the blog, including my two wonderful kiddos, so you'll find a lot about scrapbooking mixed in with books and autism and motherhood and parenting.