"I’m a scrapbooker." There. I said it without cringing, without ducking my head, without … See More
What if scrapbooking wasn’t just about gluing embellishments to pretty paper?
What if the simple act of staring at a printed photo and contemplating the story you’re about to tell could calm your frantic thoughts, quiet your worries, and soothe your frenzied soul? Oh, lovely Mama, it really can.
I believe the moments that shape our lives aren’t limited to weddings, graduations, and the birth of our babies. Even more important are the understated, quiet moments. The bedtime snuggles and the millionth request for your best rendition of Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star. The Netflix marathons and those rare nights out with our girlfriends. In the midst of life’s overwhelming demands on our time, thoughts, and energy, capturing those fleeting moments can help us reconnect with the beauty that’s all around us, but which we’re often too tired to notice.
There is inherent magic in memory keeping. It’s in the scissors you wield, the pen you use, the photos you lovingly trim to just the right size. And it’s waiting for you to bring it to life.