Give an Experience Instead of More Stuff!

So many of us have houses full of stuff! Do we really need more? Why not give the gift of an experience instead! Here are some ideas for giving experiences that were shared on the Ink It Up! with Jessica Facebook Page… “Coupons” for one-on-one Mom...read more

Get the Conversation Started with a Question Jar!

Tis the season to give, but you don’t want to break the bank doing it! What you need are some inexpensive gift ideas that are easy to put together but really make the recipient feel special. A Question Jar is such a great gift idea that you’ll want one for...read more

Personalized Note Cards Make Great Gifts!

A friend called me recently to tell me she had used the last of the personalized note cards I had given her as a gift and wanted to know how she could get more. She had been hoarding her monogram cards a bit (the “B” cards shown here) since it took her...read more

Bottle Cap Necklaces

Bottle Caps, Soda Pop Tops… whatever you call them these little things are so fun to work with! Stampin’ Up!’s Soda Pop Tops come in two sizes that are both perfect for making bottle cap necklaces… or soda pop top necklaces… whatever you...read more

Quick & Easy Teacher Gift

This past weekend I went on a retreat with seven other stampers and scrapbookers in Rockdale, WI.  The Craftin’ by the Creek house was beautiful and right across the street from the CamRock trail. It was so peaceful and relaxing, plus I made 34 cards! I...read more

Elegant Butterfly Birthday Card

  When you need a card in a hurry, Whisper White Note Cards and Envelopes are the way to go.  They are pre-cut and pre-scored so you just have to fold them in half, do a little decorating on the front and they are ready to send. They are also great for...read more