Email Memory Book with Fresh Start

Heidi Swapp Memory Planner
Last month my son went on  the trip of a life time with his school, travelling from Brisbane Australia to Beijing China. He and his class mates spent 14 days travelling around China  experiencing some incredible sights and creating amazing memories. Each night we received an eagerly awaited email from the teachers, sharing a little […]

Go Square with Storyline!

An easy way to get more photos on a scrapbook page by @createoften for @heidiswapp and Michaels Stores
Welcome to another look at a Storyline layout! Storyline is a simplified approach to scrapbooking. The albums come already with page protectors and the base pages to add your photos to. For me, when I am wanting to tell a story that has a lot of photos, I go square! Since the Deck of Days […]

minc it monday celebrates milestones

Heidi Swapp Minc
This week there is a special celebration happening with my family! My husband celebrates 20 years service with his employer! To me that is such an incredible milestone for  him, his accomplishments in his job has been many and  I wanted to create a special layout to let him know how proud I am of […]

Pineapple Crush Interactive Mini Album

pineapple crush mini album I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Hello friends and happiest Friday! Today is all about celebrating the forth coming weekend, pineapple crush, mini albums, photos and Mothers Day!  Sound like a great idea? I think so! I am wanting to share a little project that turned out just oh-so-cute and makes me nothing but HAPPY. Ever since I became a mom, […]

how storyline meets hawthorne collection

How Heidi Swapp Storyline meets Hawthorne by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @heidiswapp
Mother’s Day evokes so much emotion. Doesn’t it? In moms. In kids. Those emotions may be positive. They may be negative. They can just run the gamut, can’t they? We women. We may not be moms. We may not have kids. We may not have a great relationship with our moms. Our mothering may be […]

3 Ways to Create a One of a Kind Layout

Heidi Swapp Storyline
One of my favorite techniques for creating a unique scrapbook page is to combine a number of products. Sometimes it is good to work with a coordinating collection, all the hard work of color combos and design has been done for you!  However sometimes I like to work outside the box a little and create […]

Minc It Monday | Layered Flowers

Creating layered flowers with the Heidi Swapp Minc & Reactive Foil | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy Monday, everyone! Maggie here, with another installment of Minc It Monday! This week we’re going to take a look at one of the fantastic Minc kits available at Joann (both in stores & online) – the Minc 3D Paper Flowers! This beautiful set of diy,  foil-able, stackable, 3D flowers is perfect for crafting. And […]


Storyline Brag Book I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Happiest Friday everyone! I am SO happy it is Friday…which means not only is the official kick off to the weekend here….but it is none other than National Scrapbook Day Weekend! I love this day SO much. Scrapbooking is definitely an art form that deserves to be recognized.  I began scrapbooking way back when…about 2002 […]

April 2018ex | EXplore wrap-up

April 2018ex Wrap-Up | EXplore :: Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
It’s May, It’s May! Have you been following along & documenting your own 2018ex journey? Wondering what I’m talking about? Click HERE to learn all about Heidi’s year-long creative project. April’s “ex” word…EXPLORE…was all about taking in the world around you…having fun just for the fun of it…choosing the road less traveled (both literally & […]

Happy Birthday Heidi!

It is Heidi Swapp’s birthday and every year the media team has hijacked Heidi’s website to celebrate in a special way! One year we tried to ship handmade cupcakes… yeah, those didn’t quite make it. Another year, we sent a party in a box and Heidi was still finding confetti months later! Ha! This year, […]