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Video - March Madness 2023 Episode 8 - Celebrate! Card Featuring Share A Milkshake

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Milkshakes MMMMM! Almost every friday we bike up to the front of the community and get in the very long ic cream truck line. It is a win-win as Jerry (icre cream truck guy) doesn't have to drive through the neighborhood, we come to him. 

In a way it is like an ice cream social because everyone visits who is standing in the line.

This card is just about as yummy as my favorite...

Video - March Madness 2023 Episode 4 - He's All That Father's Day Card

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Today's card is one of the Father's Day cards I made during my mini retreat.

It is always a challenge when mixing "old" cars. I had to ensure that the DSP images of various old cars included the years that would appeal to the person I am giving it to.

I know this seems overly picky but having been raised in the old car world (my father rebuilt them and in doing so converted them...

Video - March Madness Episode 1 - Catching Up With ALL Cards Made So Far This Year

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Though I've been busy nesting in our new home, I have managed to create a large number of cards and of course I haven't posted videos for any of them yet.

So, March will be a catch up month. I will be posting one card each day in March until I am caught up.

I will research the supplies used on each one, and I may be a day or two behind on fleshing out the blog supplies list....

Video - Smoosh aka. Napkin Card Walkthrough + Scoring Tutorial FREE Downloadable PDF

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Happy Valentine's Day eve Everyone! 

I made a special non-valentine video today. I've been working on it since Friday. It took a bit more work than I expected due to committing to a full downloadable PDF. I always underestimate how much time they take. I know this isn't a new fancy fold, but it is for me! I love all the details that go into creating the card, and in the end the assembly...

Video - Winter Is Coming Wednesday 2023 Episode 1 - Using Carrots To Make A Christmas Scene - Featuring Thanks A Bunch FREE Stamp Set

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I had my doubts that carrots would make good winter trees...I think this card proved me wrong!

This is Part 2 of my Thanks A Bunch series...

Next I will use carrots to make a Valentine's Day card! Let me know what you think of carrots for Christmas, Enjoy!

Video - +20 Alternatives - January 2023 Paper Pumpkin Key To My Heart

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January 2023 Paper Pumpkin Alternatives | Tracy Marie Lewis |

I cannot believe we are already on Valentine's Day 2023!

This kit was challenging for me, even more so because I want to use the kit as the base for this year's Valentine's cards. 

The sentiments provided only work for my husband, so I share a couple of options to make your own sentiments for friends and family.

I also include two non Stampin' Up! products because these...