Where in the World is “The Furball”?

Maybe I get asked more than anything how is "The Furball"?  So just to answer those fans of dear Penny….she is active as ever:  Her main responsibility is to occupy whatever sun patch she can find and guard the laundry until the kiddos come home.  […]

Where in the World is Tracy?

I miss my blogging!  I am still about.  We have been preparing to go to our biggest trade show of the year and that is the Craft & Hobby Association (CHA) Trade Show in Los Angeles this week.  I have been packing make 'n takes, […]

LIVE Helmar UStream Monday Jan. 17th……..Join Me!

Ok, I have to admit I am excited for CHA but very overwhelmed by preparing for it!  There are flyers to make, trade show booth preparation and all the non-fun stuff that goes along with our biggest trade show.  I am so excited to see […]

2nd Layout for Scrapbook Challenges!

I am excited to be the January Guest Designer for Scrapbook Challenges !  If you love sketches, this is the place to be.  They are great and really sparked my creativity to do some 12 X 12 layouts which is where it all started for me.  Helmar is a proud […]

Helmar Adhesive Storage Bin

The year is off to a good start when I can take a little time to get creative.  I picked up this wood bin from Michael's on clearance after the holidays with a vision it could become something functional and pretty.    Materials Used: Adhesives […]

January Guest Designer for Scrapbook Challenges

Wow, I have not created a scrapbook layout in forever!  This month I was asked to be the January Guest Designer for Scrapbook Challenges (thank you for the honor!).  I was hesitant at first because I did not know if I still had a 12 X […]

My Word for 2011….

I have said it before, I am not one for New Year's Resolutions. I like to take care of myself every day and invest more in a Life List.  Every year I do try to start the year with a focus for what the new year brings.  […]