How To: 3 x 4 Photos for Scrapbooking

Project Life Scrapbook Album ideas on polkadotchair.com

A big thanks to Lifestyle Crafts for sponsoring this post, by providing supplies for the project.   A few years ago I switched my family scrapbooks from primarily 12×12 pages to pocket scrapbook pages. This  is usually referred a Project Life album.  I make one album a year for our family, highlighting both big events… 

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Thanksgiving Table Ideas

Thanksgiving Table Ideas

I hope that all of my US readers had a wonderful Thanksgiving! We were happy to celebrate with family and even happier that my college girl was able to come home for the week! Normally I always forget to take photos on Thanksgiving (I get all caught up in the prep and forget) but this… 

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White Chocolate Caramel Apples

White Chocolate Caramel Apples

Our family had so much fun playing around with making and eating Caramel Apples this year that I wasn’t ready to stop making them after Halloween.  With Thanksgiving coming up this week I thought I’d share with you this recipe for these simple White Chocolate Caramel Apples.  In my opinion, a more elegant version of… 

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Family Memory Banner- a Thanksgiving Craft

DIY Thanksgiving Family Memory Banner

It’s the perfect time of year to stop and take a minute to count your many blessings. We gathered some friends together for a gratitude blog hop because we wanted to let our families know just how much we love and appreciate them. Check out my project and then visit my friends to see what… 

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Thanksgiving Advent Calendar Tutorial

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The tutorial for my Thanksgiving Advent Calendar originally appeared on Moda Bake Shop. I am reposting it here to make it easier for my readers to find the tutorial (too many emails, “where can I find your advent calendar?” *wink*). Enjoy!   Want to know WHAT to put in the pockets of the Advent Calendar?  Click… 

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Large Hexagon Quilt Tutorial

Hexagon Quilt Tutorial

Hi there! I’m so excited today to be sharing with  you the tutorial for this Large Hexagon Quilt. I was able to whip this Halloween Quilt up very quickly using Lori Holt’s Half Hexie Ruler. Last weekend we headed down to Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, KY for a little photoshoot. I have always photographed… 

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DIY Halloween Wreath (p.s. it’s interchangeable)

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  I’ve added a bit to my Halloween Decorations this year, although not as much as in years past. This year’s addition is a Halloween Wreath, and it was so easy to make. I’m going to show you how.  The best part about this wreath it’s interchangeable! In February I was getting ready to wrap… 

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