Saturday, April 28, 2012

Today I Entered the Blog World




Today I entered the blog world and am both excited and anxious.  I decided to start a blog so that I could share my scrapbooking projects and the products that are "Close To My Heart" with others who love scrapping as much as I do.  I have always been inspired and encouraged by my very talented sister, Betsy.  She is not only talented in paper crafting  and card making She is also a wiz on all things cricut.   My Scrapping adventure started with Betsy calling me from Maryland telling me to check the newspaper, grab a coupon and run to the nearest store to pick up a cricut machine..  I have been running with coupons, picking up scrapping goodies, searching out new stores, and internet sites ever since.  Thank you,  Betsy (truly my scrapping sister ) for all your inspiration and encouragement. 


The very talented Ann Marie Governale  is another  of my wonderful mentors.  Ann Marie has been my go-to-girl for everything organized and beautiful.  She is the most generous person when it comes to sharing her time and ideas.  I watch for her daily e-mails, they are filled with inspiration and with all the newest and wonderful things out there to add to my stash or as I like to call them my "collections."  For a lovely treat check out Ann Marie’s blog  My Eclectic Spirit I thank you, Ann for everything. 

I cannot publish this blog without a huge thank you to Karen of Valentine Design and of My Desert Cottage.   I love the beautiful heading she designed.   She has been here for me all through this process.  I think working with me may qualify her for Sainthood.   Thank you Karen.  I must say this has been an adventure.


 I hope you will find inspiration and friendship here.  Grab a cup of tea or coffee and take time to browse through my site.  I would love to hear from you.  
Come back soon to see what I’ve been up to.  Thank you for stopping by.       Until next time..........

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Welcome

Hello and welcome to my blog! I hope you will find lots of inspiration here, and come back to visit me  soon. I look forward to making new friends and having a lot of fun along the way! See you soon!