Pineapple Crush | a layout…

A little Pineapple Crush Inspiration | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hey hey there! Maggie here, with a little layout I just finished using Heidi’s new Pineapple Crush collection! Here in the Midwest, the spring weather has been horrible! It’s still FREEZING, snowy, blustery & awful…BUT the forecast is looking up slightly and I’m so excited for warm days near the water. And I’m so looking […]

Scrapping with the Hawthorne Foam Stickers

Personalize the new Hawthorne Foam Letters/Phrases with Minc Foil | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hello, hello everyone! Maggie back again with another look at the fantastic new Hawthorne collection! Today I’m sharing a layout I created with some of my very favorite pieces from the collection…the foam stickers & clear stamps! If you haven’t yet seen how these foam stickers work with Minc foils, then you are in for […]

A Look Inside My 2018ex Travel Journal

A Look Inside my 2018ex Fresh Start Travel Journal | Feb/Mar 2018 | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hello there, everyone! Welcome to April! I’m here today with an update on how my 2018ex documenting is coming along in my Fresh Start Travel Journal…and I can’t wait to show you the progress I’ve been making! *I’m sure you’re already aware of Heidi’s year-long 2018ex project…but if you’re not, check it out HERE* *And […]

Minc It Monday | Hawthorne Minc Kraft Alphabet

Minc It Monday - A Look at the Minc Jumbo Kraft Alphabet from the Hawthorne Collection | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy Monday everyone! Maggie here with another installment of Minc It Monday! This week we’re taking a look at the Minc Jumbo Kraft Alphabet from the brand new Hawthorne Collection.   These letters are about 3″ tall & 2″ wide, and, while they look like just plain old kraft letters in the package, this alpha […]

How to Create a Spring Vignette

Create a Spring Vignette with Lightbox & Michaels | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Even though it may still be near freezing here in Chicagoland, I’ve got major Spring Fever! I’m ready to do all the cleaning, all the rearranging, all the outside work, everything! And, at least for me, Spring brings with it a feeling of renewal & inspiration…so I decided it was time to change up my decor […]

Pineapple Crush | A look at the New Stamps

A look at the new stamps from the Heidi Swapp Pineapple Crush Collection | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy Friday, everyone! Who’s ready for the weekend?! Me, too! Me, too! How about spring? Who’s ready for spring? I can’t even tell you how ready I am for spring. And working with the brand new Pineapple Crush Collection has me longing for those warm, everlasting days of summer, too! Heidi’s latest collection, which is […]

How to Layer Stamps

A look at the stamps from the new Hawthorne Collection by Heidi Swapp | Maggie Massey
Hey everybody! Maggie here today, sharing a layout I’ve created with Heidi’s brand new paper collection – Hawthorne! The colors & designs in this new collection are TO. DIE. FOR. Here are a few of my favorite things… Beautiful ephemera, woodgrain alpha stickers & word jumble stickers! And guess what? Pieces of the ephemera & […]

Fresh Start | How I Document Our Week

How I document our daily lives ... a look at February 2018 | Heidi Swapp Fresh Start | Maggie Massey
Hello, hello everyone! Maggie here with a look at how I’m documenting our everyday this year! After having kept a day-to-day log of what goes on in the life of my family in a Memory Planner for the past few years, and, after having changed my approach to that memory-keeping each of those years, I […]

Tell Your Story | Storyline

Tell Your Story...with Heidi Swapp Storyline | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
We all know how important it is that we share our stories with our families…that we get in front of the camera every so often…that we, as documenters, make sure to not forget about us when it comes to our scrapbooking. But, if you’re anything like me, doing those things isn’t always easy. First of all, I […]

Storyline | National Handwriting Day

Documenting National Handwriting Day with Heidi Swapp Storyline | Maggie Massey
Happy National Handwriting Day! Yep – there’s actually a National Handwriting Day…go figure. When is the last time you documented your handwriting? Oh, you never have? Well, you should. I know that some of you out there hate the way you write. You’re comparing your perfectly fantastic handwriting to someone else’s perfectly fantastic handwriting and you […]