Weekend Reading: Summer Edition

by | Jun 7, 2013 | Scrapbooking Ideas | 2 comments

This post is part of our summer storytelling series. Click here to register for Stories of the Summer, a free summer scrapbooking class.


I‘ve missed sharing links with you with weekend reading, so I knew this summer storytelling series had to include some good reads for your easy summer weekends.

From around the web…

…for your simple summer.

Rhythm of the Home – The summer edition of this quarterly web magazine is filled with simple ideas to make your summer living more lovely.

Minimalist Parenting – An NPR interview (audio or transcript) with two authors about being a minimalist parent during the summer.

101 Ways to Embrace Summer – A wonderful list, with links, of simple activities to keep your family occupied during the summer months.

Lemonade & Fireflies – This eBook for your magical summer from Shawn Ledington Fink (whose words I’ve been devouring recently) is just $5.

Less Stuff, Less Stress – This article from Positively Present shares six tips and tricks to help you get started on de-cluttering.

…for your summer scrapbooking.

30+ Ideas for Scrapbooking Summer – Noell Hyman offers an index to past Paperclipping articles with great summer projects and ideas.

Summer Page Inspiration – Expert pinner Cynthia Ryder shares 600+ summer-themed pages in this Pinterest collection.

From our archives…

Have a link to add? Leave a comment sharing a great idea for summer simplicity or scrapbooking.

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  1. Shawn

    Thank you … what a great list. I am honored you mentioned my fun little summer book! xoxo

  2. Terri Torrez

    Great list. I miss Weekend Reading. It was always my favorite feature.


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