Simple Tip Saturday with Jennifer Larson

As part of our Simple Tip Saturday series this year, I'm inviting fresh voices into the mix. Today we're hearing from Simple Scrapper team member Jennifer Larson with her simple tip. What is one way you simplify scrapbooking? I use formulas for...

Scrapbooking the Holidays with a Simple Photo Album

This year I wasn't going to do any holiday scrapbooking. Maybe a layout after the fact, but I had it in my mind to simplify to the extreme. After doing December Daily™ for three years in a row (see 2011, 2012) and having a big year, I felt I needed...

December with BasicGrey: Getting Ready to Scrapbook

December with BasicGrey is a holiday project series by team member Margrethe Aas Johnsen. How many of you have tried doing a December Daily past years? I sure have... I had so many plans two years ago; I made everything from scratch. It was the...

Holiday Gift Ideas for Scrapbookers

This is a guest post from team member Kelly Sroka. The holidays are coming! And, if you are like me, you have so many gifts to buy, wrap, and deliver—teachers, co-workers, bosses, friends, coaches, neighbors, mail carriers, babysitters—your list is...

Weekend Reading: Summer Edition

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...

7 Steps for Roadtrip Scrapbooking

This is a guest post from team member Pam Lozano. Tackling big projects, like scrapbooking a roadtrip, can seem like a daunting task at first. You go on the road with your family or friends and come home to a memory card full of hundreds of...

PL + LOM Baby Book Update

In January I shared how I am using a combination of the Project Life products with the Library of Memories organizational system to complete my daughter's baby book. I settled on my approach more than halfway through 2012, so the project has been...

The Easiest Way to Stay Really Motivated to Scrapbook

I've been thinking a lot about what makes scrapbooking different from other hobbies. It comes down to the fact that scrapbookers have an important and deeply personal connection to their projects. It is one that is simply not as profound in other...

A Project Life Mini Album Project

I'd been gathering photos for a very specific and special photobook project for almost six months. Then, something that happened in February and something my husband said afterwards changed the plan. I clicked over to Amazon, ordering two Project...

What I Made: 8.5×11 Kit Challenge

At the end of January I shared a kit I coordinated myself from Scrapbook.com, with the intent to create a series of 8.5x11 layouts with it. The idea came from my Studio Calico card kit subscription. It's an excellent selection of products, but not...

J is for Journey

This episode of the ABCs of Simple Scrapbooking is sponsored by the letter J.

Recording Your Everyday Adventures

This is a guest post from team member Amy Kingsford. I suppose I was first turned onto the idea of scrapbooking after I became obsessed with reading historic travel journals as a young adult. Not only did I long to travel but more so I longed to...