I returned home from Maryland to a stack of boxes from Stampin’ Up! Several of them were loaded with the new Stampin’ Up! Fall/Winter 2008 Idea Book and Catalog. I still cannot believe how much fun I’m having going through this book! Of course I took it with me because I knew I was going… [Read More]
I am back from visiting my sister, Andrea, who is still in hospital in Maryland. My brothers are hoping that they will be able to move her to a rehabilitation center soon. We are still not sure what kind of recovery Andrea will have, but we are hoping that it will be sufficient that we… [Read More]
I just now received a phone call that my sister has had a stroke and is in intensive care in Maryland. So I will likely be out of commission for quite awhile. Please keep Andrea and our family in your thoughts and prayers.
Ah, I’m feeling much less stressed now that I’ve started to unpack all my Convention 2008 goodies. This morning I thought I’d share the wonderful cards that I received at the Split Coast Stampers Dinner Swap on Wednesday night of Convention. Many, many of these cards use brand new stamp sets, and I can hardly… [Read More]
I’m back from Stampin’ Up!’s Celebrate 2008 Convention. It was my first (but definitely not last) SU Convention, and I’m just now coming up for some air. My bags aren’t unpacked, my swaps aren’t sorted, and my notes aren’t typed. Nonetheless, I thought I’d share a couple of tidbits from Convention with you as my… [Read More]