How to Reset with Intention

Figure out what you care about and live a life that shows it. A mentor of mine said that in nearly every speech she gave - and those words have stuck with me since I first heard them in 1998. The wisdom which carried me through learning now guides...

We Have to Stop Blaming Pinterest

We Have to Stop Blaming Pinterest

Instead of blaming Pinterest for our lack of focus, creativity, and productivity, what if we really tried to understand why those quick clicks are so attractive—and how we can work with the instinct instead of against it?

10 Scrapbooking Skills to Develop in the Coming Year

It's that time of the year again, when we crave simplicity and renewal amidst the busy-busy of the season. Fortunately the energy of the holidays comes with a side of quiet reflection on the days gone by. And as an avid scrapbooker, it's likely...

The Secrets to a Refreshing Weekend + Free Planning Printable

The Secrets to a Refreshing Weekend + Free Planning Printable

For a long time I felt like I would blink and yet another weekend had whizzed by. It was frustrating to see so much possibility on Friday, yet come Monday rarely feel anything that resembled refreshed. I knew there had to be a way to both get...

Now Available: 2016 Planner

Now Available: 2016 Planner

You've got so many memories and even more ideas of how you could document them. That's the catch-22 of being a scrapbooker. You take on this deeply personal hobby to capture your stories in a creative way, but life goes so fast that it's hard to...

I Was a Planner Flunkie

My eyes lit up. It was my very first day of work at my very first real job. The office coordinator had just said: "Send me an email by the end of the week with the SKU of the Franklin Covey planner you want." As a life-long lover of office...

unKit #1: Planning Video

Last month I announced the unKit Club, a new community project and blog series focused on simplifying the scrapbooking process. Thank you for the enthusiasm I've received on social media! We're exploring each unKit over a period of three months,...

Keep Favorites Close At Hand with Michelle De Leon

As part of our Simple Tip Saturday series, we're inviting fresh voices into the mix. Today we’re hearing from Michelle De Leon with her simple tip. What is one way you simplify scrapbooking? One of the ways I simplify my scrapbooking and Project...

Comfort Zone Scrapbooking with Michelle Wedertz

As part of our Simple Tip Saturday series, we're inviting fresh voices into the mix. Today we’re hearing from Michelle Wedertz with her simple tip. What is one way you simplify scrapbooking? One way that I simplify scrapbooking  is by sticking to...

You’ve Never Used An Album This Way Before with Cathy Caines

As part of our Simple Tip Saturday series, we're inviting fresh voices into the mix. Today we’re hearing from Cathy Caines with her simple tip. What is one way you simplify scrapbooking? I decided to create what I call an 'In Progress' Album.  This...

Keeping Things Fresh with Selfies with Kristin Tweedale

As part of our Simple Tip Saturday series, we're inviting fresh voices into the mix. Today we’re hearing from Kristin Tweedale with her simple tip. What is one way you simplify scrapbooking? I am a kidless person, so most of my scrapbooking is of...

How to Have a Creative Summer

Discover three approaches I use year-after-year to relax and stay creative all summer long. Plus, download a free focus-finder worksheet!