Sunday, June 30, 2013

Featured Designer at Scraps N Pieces

Karen Diamond Designs is the Featured Designer at Scraps N Pieces from July 1 through July 15.  Karen is having a Featured Designer Pin It Contest.

Here are the instructions:

1. First you must have a Pinterest account which you can create for free here

2. Create a board and pin the Featured Designer Pin It Contest Flier to your board

3. Go to Karen's store {S4H or CU} and click on the product you would like. Then click the Pin It button to the top of the product preview. You can have as many items on your board as you wish.

4. Post a link to your Pinterest board in the Featured Designer post.

That's it! How easy is that?

Winner will be drawn on July 16, 2013

Friday, June 28, 2013



I know my blog has been quiet lately and for that I am truly sorry. I was very sick with migraines and an ear infection two week ago then last week I was in some very extreme pain which caused me to end up in the hospital and have an emergency spinal procedure done. I'm trying very hard to get better and back to making you some freebies.

Be back soon!

Thursday, June 20, 2013

A Love Long Ago

Just wait until you see what Karen Diamond Designs has created for your scrapping pleasure this week! A Love Long Ago is a beautiful vintage kit created in purples, greens and brown. Perfect for scrapping your family history or even your everyday memories.

Let's have a look at what our creative team has done with this gorgeous kit

A Love Long Ago Inspirations

Here is a closer look at my layouts

Don't forget that A Love Long Ago will be on sale for 40% off through July 3!

Saturday, June 15, 2013

My Memories Freebie

Be sure to snag this GREAT little 
set of *Fun in the Sun* QP's from
KapiScrap & Art!

The FREEBIE is free until next Thursday
so be sure to grab it quick!

Paris New York Blog Train Freebies

This quarter the team went with the theme of Berry Delight,
I used 4 designers kits to make you 4 quick pages. 

This layout made with Caroline B's mini kit.

This layout made with KapiScrap and Art's mini kit.
Has word art on QP.

This layout made Queen Bee Scraps mini kit.

This layout made with Winsor Digi Designs mini kit.
No word art on QP.

Here is the complete list of stops.

Monkey's Musings --- YOU ARE HERE

The download links are valid thru June 30, 2013

Click here for Caroline B QP
Click here for KapiScrap QP
Click here for Queen Bee QP
Click here for Winsor QP

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Summertime and Freebies

Today I'm going to preview another new release by Winsor Digi Designs. Summertime is a fun kit containing 56 elements, 8 papers and 2 12x12 quick pages. Until the end of the month you can pick up Summertime for  80% off or 20 cents.

My layouts

QP# 1 minus wordart

QP# 2 includes wordart

The download links will be valid thru June 26, 2013

Click here for QP# 1
Click here for QP# 2

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Request For Help

Donations can be made on Michelle's blog at

This is what you get for a $5 donation

Saturday, June 8, 2013

A New Release by Karen Diamond Designs

Karen Diamond Designs made a series of coordinating products for the BNP over at Scraps N Pieces now that sale is over but you can still pick up the pieces. Right now the pieces have not been repackaged into a kit or bundle so you have to grab the pieces separately. In the next day or so they will be repackaged for you.

My layouts

Friday, June 7, 2013

Scrap It To Win It

Splash by Amy's Designs

Though this kit isn't the colors you traditionally think of during the summer, they worked together amazingly well together.  This digital scrapbooking kit contains 8 Cardstock, 16 patterned papers and 75 elements.

My layouts

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Friday Facebook Freebies by Karen Diamond Designs

Starting tomorrow (6-7-13) Karen Diamond Designs FRIDAY FACEBOOK FREEBIES are back!! The line up for the next seven weeks is really awesome!! You do not want to miss this!! Karen Diamond is giving away her once released Rejuvenation BUNDLE!! It has been divided into little mini's that will distributed over the next 7 weeks. Once the new week gets posted, the previous week will be just like the Disney movies, and be locked away in a vault somewhere, LOL. No, but seriously once it's done, it's done!! If you miss a week, then you miss it!! So please be watching for it every Friday, starting tomorrow!! The download will only be available for ONE WEEK ONLY. At the end of the seven weeks you will have the complete bundle. This is the FULL version, if you are able to download each week. Rejuvenation
Here is a link to her Facebook Page:

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

June and Freebies

New month 4 new releases by Winsor Digi Designs. This week we are going to preview June. June is the next release in the monthly series. In this months kit you will find 47 elements, 10 papers, 1 alphabet and 2 12x12 quick pages. You can pick up June for 80% or 50 cents until June 30th.

My layouts

QP# 1 minus word art

QP# 2

The download links are valid thru June 19, 2013

 Click here for QP# 1
 Click here for QP# 2

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Happenings at Scraps N Pieces

Ready or Not Summer is on its way.  The designers at Scraps N Pieces have been busy creating a pretty new collab for you.  This one is a wedding themed kit and it turned out beautifully.

This kit is $7.99 - Quick Pages are $5.99 or BUNDLE for $10.99

Our CU grab bag this month is full of Metal.  This bag is only $2.99 and will be 25% off the first week, so grab it then.

and on to our Bits N Pieces kit.  This month the colors are pinks, and oranges, with the theme of Friends.  Each pieces to the kit is only $1.00 this first week.  This is a perfect way to build your favorite kit.  

Stuff to Scrap Road Trip Freebie

Sorry due to some computer problems yesterday and having to fix my computer I completely forgot about the road trip.

My portion will be available for download thru June 15, 2013

Download here.

Jiovanna's Creations
WinksArt Graphics
Jessica art-design
Little Big Designs
EmJay Scraps
Scraping Arizona Girl
Just Saskia
Monkey's Musings   ---- YOU ARE HERE
Growing Pains Scrapped
Shuckclod's Stuff
Triple J Designs
AK Designs
Scraps by Andrea
MDK Scraps
Scrappin Serenity
KapiScrap & Art
Desert Digi-Scrap
Cajun Diva Scraps
Busy Crafting Mommy Designs
Lorien´s Workshop
JMC Designs