Storyline | Documenting Older Photos

Using the Heidi Swapp Storyline Collection to document older photos | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
About a week ago I headed down to our basement to start the HUGE job of cleaning, organizing, purging, etc. I was working for about 20 minutes when I came across a huge bin of random photos…photos from my childhood, teenage & college years & the years I was dating my husband. And, of course, […]

Stationery + Gift Wrap

Heidi Swapp Stationery as Gift Wrap by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @heidiswapp
Heidi’s Stationery is not just for the card mailing types. These cards and kits found their way on a few of my packages recently. Today I want to share a couple ways with this collection. Boy…when it rains it pours. That’s how birthdays seem to usually come around my life. There are several on the […]

Letterboard | Happy Friday

Heidi Swapp Letterboard home decor and inspirational quote by @createoften for @heidiswapp
Who else lives for the weekend?! Fridays are almost like holidays around our house! We love to spend quality family time on “Fun Friday” and even greet each other with “Happy Fun Friday!” at the end of the day! I love to surprise the family with silly sayings on our entryway Letterboard. This is what […]

Heidi Swapp Stationery | Saying Thank You

heidi swapp stationery thank you cards I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Saying thank you. Expressing gratitude has always been such an important value to me.  Whether it is through a verbal acknowledgment or written one, extending gratitude and a word of thanks is such a powerful thing. I had the chance to work on some thank you cards the other day, and I wanted to share […]

back to school with my lightbox

Heidi Swapp Lighbox in my classroom
Welcome to my classroom! Some of you may know that I spend my days in the classroom in Brisbane Australia teaching Kindergarten and spend my nights memory keeping. I feel blessed that I get to work on two of my passions every day. I love that I also get to utilize  some of Heidi’s most […]

Our Summer | Instax Tropical

Our Summer 2017 :: An Instax Scavenger Hunt | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hey there! Happy Monday! How has your summer been going? Making a ton of memories? Yeah…us, too. And I’m using the new Heidi Swapp Adventure Scavenger Album to document them! You may remember seeing these albums used to record a vacation or special event. In fact, my girl, Jamie Pate, shared this exact album just […]

Storyline Meets Goofy!

Heidi Swapp Storyline collection
I just love Scrapbooking! For me it is a way of life! It is a way to preserve my family’s stories the big and the small for all time. Recently when Heidi held her Free Online class she shared her secrets to  the “How” of getting pages done in just minutes with her new Storyline collection. […]

A Lightbox Birthday Surprise

Girl's birthday party inspiration using @heidiswapp Lightbox by @createoften
Even though my mamma’s heart was in denial about my baby turning four, my daughter was excited about her special day. I love making her day special with a party tablescape. Decorating the table for birthdays has always been a tradition in my family. My mum always had the table decorated and we use to […]

Storyline | Write it Down

Write it Down :: Tell Your Story :: Heidi Swapp Storyline | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Last Thursday night, Heidi hosted a free online event/class right from her home…did you see it??? It was amazing…as are all of Heidi’s classes…and it left me feeling renewed and energized about my documenting & storytelling…as do all of Heidi’s classes. This class focused around the new Storyline Collection (available now at Michaels stores)…and, if you haven’t […]