Focus Word:: Self

Dear Reader,           I've had an idea recently to base a journaling session around a specific word. I was in quite a sombre mood, and came up with a list of words that I thought would be great for focus journaling sessions. I thought it would be a great tool for … Continue reading Focus Word:: Self


What I Wish I Knew Before Starting Pen Palling

Dear Reader,          I’ve been pen palling since November of 2014, and even in these first four and a half months I’ve learned A LOT. While some things have been surprising, other things I expected but didn’t really understand until they happened. Maybe some of you can relate. #1 Postage Adds Up … Continue reading What I Wish I Knew Before Starting Pen Palling

Mod Black Style Smashbook Flip (Empty)

Dear Reader, Today I have another empty smashbook flip for you. I've done 'empty' flips so you can get a good look at the pages included in the smashbooks exactly as they will come to you,  hopefully helping you decide which smashbook is right for you! This is the Mod(ern) Black Smashbook - the only … Continue reading Mod Black Style Smashbook Flip (Empty)

Wedding Style Smashbook Flip (Empty)

Dear Reader,           I haven't started working in my Wedding Style Smashbook yet, so I thought I would make a quick video showing you guys the blank pages that come in this edition of the smashbook.          As you can see in the video, there are only … Continue reading Wedding Style Smashbook Flip (Empty)

All About Mail Tags (& 50+ Ideas for Your Next Tag!)

Dear Reader,          You’ve probably seen the term ‘Mail Tag’ if you follow snail mailers in the instagram community and elsewhere online. If you’re wondering what that means, look no further! I am here to help!          A mail tag is similar to other online tags: there are questions … Continue reading All About Mail Tags (& 50+ Ideas for Your Next Tag!)

My Future Listography:: Preview

Dear Reader,           I recently bought the My Future Listography workbook by Chronicle Books. It is part of a broader series of Listography books, but this is the one that appealed to me most - what can I say, I’m a dreamer! I’ve noticed the Listography books have become very popular … Continue reading My Future Listography:: Preview

K & Company SMASH*book Embossed Covers

Dear Reader,           If you are at all familiar with K & Company's SMASH* line, you've probably noticed that each of the covers have a different design embossed into the cover. When you order things like that onlune, sometimes it can be hard to tell what exactly you're getting, so I … Continue reading K & Company SMASH*book Embossed Covers

Doodle Red Smashbook Flip & Close Ups

Dear Reader, For this week's smashbooking post I filmed a flip through my completed Doodle Red Smashbook. I worked on this book from early summer 2014 to the end of November. It was the first smashbook I made that was really 'My Style'. I'd made one before this, which I can't share with you due … Continue reading Doodle Red Smashbook Flip & Close Ups