Sparkle of the Season and Make It Happen Back To School Wreath

Hello everyone! I hope you’re having a wonderful Labor Day weekend (if you’re in the US!) Today I’ve got one more Sparkle fo the Season project for you. This time, I made a Back To School Wreath! I used the book stamp from the Make It Happen stamp set from the Annual Catalog. I stamped the books in Pacific …

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Apple Pie Kit Kat Back To School Treat featuring Harvest Hellos

Hello everyone and welcome back! I hope you had a great weekend! Today, I want to share another Back to School project with you. Hopefully, you were able to check out last Friday’s BTS projects I shared for Facebook Friday. You can find them here. I found these Apple Pie Kit Kat bars after I …

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Facebook Friday- Back To School!

Hello everyone and welcome to Facebook Friday!  This week, I’m going to show you three Back To School projects featuring a variety of different Stampin’ Up projects.   In case you’ve never joined me for Facebook Live, I go live every week, (typically on Friday at 2:00 CST but today is at 11:00 AM) on my Pink Buckaroo Stampers …

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Facebook Friday on Thursday: Check You Out

Hello everybody!  It’s time for another Facebook Friday Thursday! We’re heading out of town (again, I know! Last time this summer!) and I won’t be here this Friday (Aug 2) or next Friday (Aug 9). So, today’s Facebook Live is for BOTH weeks! Any order over $35 placed between August 2 and August 12, 2019 will …

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Back to School Treat Box Video Tutorial

Hello everyone! Did you get a chance to check out my Facebook Friday projects from last week? During my Facebook Live, I mentioned I would have bonus fourth project for you today and here it is!  I created this box especially for the Little Debbie Back To School Cakes. You can check the Little Debbie Snack Finder to …

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Facebook Friday: Back To School!

Hello everybody! It’s time for another Facebook Friday! And today it’s all about Back to School!! I know many of you are looking for ideas for teachers, for kids, for school employees and today I’ve got three fun ideas.  If you are unable to join me live, I will upload the recording here afterwards.  First …

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Back to School Teacher Treats- Combining Stamp

Good morning everyone! I hope you are ready for the weekend! We are actually in the path of Hurricane Harvey and are planning on “hunkering down.” Thank you to all of you who reached out to me yesterday! We are actually 100 miles from the coast, but, as you know, with a Hurricane, the damage …

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2016 Stampin’ Up Holiday Catalog Favorite Things Video

Hello everybody!  Hooray- It’s September 1st! That means the Holiday Catalog is LIVE!  I made a My Favorite Things video so you can see ALL the wonderful things from the catalog that you need to add to your list!  Direct Link:https://youtu.be/0cIjDmMB9-o If you need a hard copy of the catalog, email me. I’m happy to …

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Back to School with Jar of Love

Hello everybody!  As you probably already know about me, I love to spoil my kids’ teachers. As a former classroom teacher myself, I know how much sweet little treats mean to them! I always start with Meet the Teacher. It helps give my girls something to help that awkward first meeting. Sometimes, kids don’t know …

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Jar of Love

Hello everyone and happy Wednesday! As you know, I am in LOVE with the new Jar of Love Bundle.  It has to be my most favorite product from the new Stampin’ Up catalog.  And, because I am a Stampin’ Up Demo, I have had the opportunity to see the upcoming (September 1) Holiday Catalog. And …

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Have you heard? Thoughtful Branches!

Hello everyone! Have you heard the news about a special stamp and framelit bundle Stampin’ Up is releasing in August! It will be available only in August! It’s called Thoughtful Branches, and it’s AWESOME! Demonstrators were able to order it early and I couldn’t wait to ink mine up.  I’ve got Back to School on …

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TGIF Guest Star- Back to School (Video Tutorial) #tgifc17

Hello everyone! I am excited for today’s post because I was asked to be a  Guest Designer at TGIF Challenge (#tgifc17) this week! Have you checked them out? The design team is mostly former Stampin’ Up Artisans, so their stuff is stellar every, single, week!!  Thanks Mercedes for inviting me to play along!  The challenge this …

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Back To School Teacher Treats Class

Hello everyone! I had a customer ask me if I had designed anything with a school bus… I realized I hadn’t! So, since then, I have been thinking about how to create a simple school bus box that could be easily created for all those teachers/bus drivers/kids for back to school. And, I finally cranked …

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SWEET Back to School Gifts

It’s Back to School time here in San Antonio, and all three of my girls are going to NEW schools this year! I’ve been a teacher for the past 16 years and have always had the luxury of taking them with me to the school where I taught. But, now that I am no longer …

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Project Life by Stampin’ Up Playground Card (SCIC84)

Holy cow! I forgot to post this today! I was so excited about the Big Shot promotion.. Oops! LOL! It’s time for the new Stampin’ Celebration Inspiration Challenge! It’s school themed!  And how easy does the Project Life by Stampin’ Up Playground Card Kit make it? Super easy!  #yougotthis LOL! Love it! Stamos: @sosocial Paper: …

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Artisan Wednesday Wow Blog Hop- Smarties!

  Welcome to the  2013-2014 Artisan Design Team Wednesday Wow Blog Hop! I’m so happy you have stopped by today! I hope you are not sick of seeing my school projects… I’ve just been doing double duty these days with SU and school! It makes getting ready for my “real job” more fun! This little …

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An apple for the teacher (SCIC69) and some new product announcements!

It’s time for a little mid month inspiration over at Stampin’ Celebration! I turned the sketch on it’s side and substituted a few apples for the diecut… can you tell it’s the same sketch?? LOL! I’m complicated that way… My photo editing made the Night of Navy look very purple as well… Hmmm. Not sure …

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Artisan Award 2013 Entry #7- School Card

Hello and welcome to the 2013 Artisan Design Team Blog Hop! We are spending the next 10 days showing you the projects we slaved over to submit to Stampin’ Up! these are our babies and we are SO PROUD to show them off! Today I have another card for you! I loved this little school …

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Friday Mash Up- Distressed Lined Paper

Happy Good Friday everyone!I LOVE the challenge we have this week at The Friday Mash Up. I adore lined paper so I look for any excuse to use it! Here’s your Mashup Challenge: Create a project using “Lined paper (Notebook, Graph, Spreadsheet etc.)”. Create a project that has a “Distressed appearance”. Or Mash it Up and create a …

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Friday Mash Up- Back to School

Oh my goodness! I’ve never been more happy for a Friday! Well, maybe last week I was more thankful.. LOL! This school year has worn me out.. Hopefully I will regain my stamina soon!   So, it’s funny that this week’s theme at The Friday Mash Up is Back to School! It’s all I’ve thought …

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Back to School- Jr. High style!

I had the pleasure of spending Saturday night with this amazing group of young ladies! Some of them were in my Kindergarten class, and now they are going to Middle School! One of my BFFs organizes a back to school party for her daughter and her friends. She has me come over and do some …

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More Back to School…

I am SO EXCITED about today’s project! I amin  full “get ready to go back to school” mode so I am continuing with another Back to School challenge from the Paper Players! I don’t know about you, but I have noticed a huge trend in the paper crafting world: Pin Wheels! So, I am jumping …

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Back to School- HSS#79

What perfect timing for me this week! Hand Stamped Sentiment’s challenge today is to create something for Back to School. And, being a teacher, that is exactly what frame of mind I am in!  I once again came across Bath and Body Work’s little antibacterial holders while out shopping. They continue to came up with the cutest “flavors!” …

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Happy Thoughts- Color Q #46 and TE #125

Cherry Cobbler is quick becomming a favorite color of mine. Color Q matched it with some bright basic colors for a very primary school look I thought. And where can I get that apron?? So cute! Taylored Expressions once again came up with a sketch that I love. They never fail me! I stuck pretty …

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