I’m a Reluctant Goal-Setter

I’m a Reluctant Goal-Setter

I’ve always been ambitious and driven. I love my work, sometimes too much. I plan everything, but I can’t think of a time I actually set a specific personal goal and worked towards it.

Strategies for a Simple Summer

Strategies for a Simple Summer

By keeping your eye on what’s essential, you can find progress in those unstructured days while still enjoying the season’s delights.

How to Escape a Creative Funk

How to Escape a Creative Funk

We all experience an ebb and flow of enthusiasm for scrapbooking, but what should you do when your creative funk persists? This post explains.

How to Feel Truly Content with Your Scrapbooking Progress

Over the years I've written a variety of posts sharing the status of my scrapbooking projects. They've been among the most popular, I suppose because we all have a bit of voyeur in us. We love to peek in the window. This is not one of those posts....

Create Your Perfect-Fit Summer Scrapbooking Plan

Create Your Perfect-Fit Summer Scrapbooking Plan

You have a unique summer story. For some scrapbookers that means the sunlight begging you to go outdoors and disruption of family routines, but for many others summer represents a treasured window of time and opportunity. Whether your summer story...

Managing Your “Stories to Tell”

Since 2013 I've been scrapbooking the "right now" using an approach that combines Project Life and Library of Memories. Even though I organize my photos and albums chronologically, I think about stories along thematic lines. When I have a photo I...

10 Things I’m Loving Right Now

This year I'm making investments of time and energy into thoughtful content that's useful to you. From blog posts to classes, I'm striving to uphold your trust in me while also growing it within myself. One of the ways that manifests is at the...