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WPT #47: Celebrate Each Victory

Size doesn’t matter. I’m a big believer in getting excited about every step – larger or small – that moves you forward. I believe in celebrating each victory like it really matters, because it does. Every time I host a chat here at Simple...

WPT #46: It’s OK to Procrastinate

Procrastination can be like a drug. You know you’re not supposed to do it. But the more you do, the more you become addicted to the high of getting something done just under the wire. However, procrastination in scrapbooking can be a tool you use to get more...

WPT #45: Why You Must Have a Doily

I like to scrapbook with doilies. A lot. Some of you know this about me and it has become a bit of a running joke. I find a way to include a doily on most of my layouts these days, but it’s not because I’m totally into intricate Victorian-era design. I...

WPT #44: Match or Mismatch

How do I find my style? I hear this question a lot, especially among those who are somewhat new to scrapbooking. I don’t have all the answers, but I do have one technique that has worked for me. In this week’s pep talk I’m sharing a specific approach...

WPT #43: You are So Beautiful

I do it too. I crop photos to make my arms look skinnier. I delete photos where I look fatter than I actually am. I criticize and I cringe. I also put myself in my scrapbooks anyway and am always striving to do more. It’s important and I do it because my...