Scrapbooking: Valentine’s Day Layout

We Heart You Journal

As a mom of two boys, I really like scrabooking Valentine's Day or love-inspired layouts because I can use all of the pink and heart-covered paper that I don't normally use. Right now, I am working on my almost-three-year-old's book from birth through his first birthday. I didn't have any specific Valentine's day photos, but I liked the thought of using the phrase, "I Heart You," so worked with … [Read more...]

Scrapbook Saturday: Got Milk?

TobinGotMilkPSK

I love these two pictures of Tobin nursing. Especially the little dimply grin in the second one. Tobin and I had more nursing issues than Nicholas and I did, and I wanted to talk about the whole experience a little bit. The journalling is short, but to the point. This layout is another inspired by Lisa Dickinson that I saw in the February 2012 issue of Scrapbooks, Etc. You can see her original … [Read more...]

Scrapbook Saturday: Washi Tape Love

BuntingDetailWashi

I'm in love with Washi Tape. I may need an intervention soon. Washi Tape is so easy and versitile to use. So far, I've gotten all of my Washi from Freckled Fawn (love them!) Washi works really well for my simple style too, adding just a little decoration without getting all cray cray. Tobin's Tummy Time! I love me some kraft paper, Sharpie marker, and a few strips of Washi Tape. … [Read more...]

Scrapbook Saturday: Picking Baby’s Name

NamingTobinPSK

This layout may end up being one of my favorites in Tobin's first year book. And it doesn't even have a picture of him on it! It chronicles, briefly, the road to choosing Tobin's name (the story makes me smile every time I think of it). It also features photos of my paternal grandfather and William's paternal grandfather, both of whom were awesome men. The idea for this layout is a total … [Read more...]