Best In The Universe Gift Card Freebie

“Best in the Universe” Gift Card Holder FREEBIE

I have seen some pretty amazing Teacher Appreciation gifts on Pinterest, but I have to be honest. I am much better at pinning ideas than actually MAKING the projects I have pinned. Are you with me on this? And really, who doesn’t love a gift card?! I created this gift card holder to coordinate with…

Space Themed Staff Appreciation Week

Space Themed Staff Appreciation Week

This is my third year planning Staff Appreciation Week for my daughter’s school. It took me some time to decide on a fun theme, but I present to you… Space Themed Staff Appreciation Week! All of the Space Themed Printables for this event are available in the Simply Styled Home shop. (For those of you wondering, Simply…

How To Sell More Cookies - Part 2

How to Sell More Girl Scout Cookies – Part Two

As I was preparing for the 2014 Girl Scout cookie season, I took a look at my last blog post about selling Girl Scout cookies and saw that it has been repinned over three thousand times on Pinterest! Holy cow! It’s been a few years since I wrote that post, and I have some more…

Superhero Staff Appreciation Week

Superhero Staff Appreciation Week

I had so much fun planning the Staff Appreciation Week for my daughter’s school last year that I immediately starting mulling ideas around in my head for this year’s celebration. I think that I may like this theme even better. I present to you… Superhero Staff Appreciation Week! All of the Superhero Printables for this event are…

Valentines for Kids by Maegan at Scrapaholics

Easy Valentines For Kids

I have loved Valentine’s Day my entire life. I distinctly remember choosing the perfect valentine for each of my classmates, the joy of decorating the giant heart shaped envelope for my desk, and the excitement of opening my  valentines. It is safe to say that my girls enjoy Valentine’s Day every bit as much as I…

The Benefits of Digital Project Life

The Benefits of Digital Project Life

Project Life is a fabulous simple system to get photos scrapbooked and stories told, whether you are a paper or digital scrapbooker. The new collections coming out (baby and childhood) in addition to the new core kits make it easy to create beautifully coordinated pages with minimal effort. That being said, I think going the…

2012 Project Life Album by Maegan Birr | Scrapaholics

My Complete 2012 Project Life Album

I placed my biggest Persnickety Prints order to date at the beginning of the year… 95 prints! It was a very happy day when the rest of my 2012 (and 2011) layouts arrived in the mail. It really is my favorite mail, Christmas cards aside. I can’t tell you how good it felt to slide the layouts…

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Extracting Photos From A Video

If you are reading my blog, then I know you are passionate about memory keeping and capturing not only everyday moments, but exciting and memorable moments as well. You are probably also a scrapbooker, and to scrapbook you need (well, you don’t technically need, but they are handy) photos to scrapbook said memories, yes? Now,…

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Tutorial: Creating A Digital Project Life Layout

Last week, after posting this photo of my recent Persnickety Prints order on Facebook, I received multiple comments asking how I create my pages. Today I am going to walk you through the process, but before I do that, how fantastic are the layouts from Persnickety Prints?! They even look good photographed on my iPhone.…

Project Life 2012 | January Layout

Project Life 2012 | January

This is my fourth year of participating in P365, or Photo-of-the-Day, or Life in Photos, or Project Life. Whatever you call it, capturing (mostly) daily photos of my family and our life is my passion. I love documenting the little bits of life that make our life special. That being said, I’ve never been an…