Add a christmas card ornaments to gifts for a personal touch

I often struggle with gift buying, kids are never a problem, they are easy to satisfy. When it comes to adults like Grandma and Grandpa they typically have received every gift under the sun and then some, so it is nice when you come across a gift that they will actually put to good use. […]

Great card games for a crowd

Every chance we get my whole family crams into my moms house to stuff ourselves on her delicious fare; chat, drink, eat some more, and play card games! We love cards so much I can’t think of an occasion a deck hasn’t made an appearance. We’re not too competitive (ahem, Jaxson and BJ) we just like to have fun and […]

I Chews you Valentine and other funny V-day Cards

For Christmas this year Santa brought me an  FUJIFILM INSTAX® Share Wireless Smartphone printer. I’ve been having so much fun snapping pictures and printing them in an instant. #addicted These credit card size photos have been so amusing in our house, we actually call them the magic photos because my kids love watching the photo pop […]

Perfectly Personal™ photo Christmas cards

I love everything about Christmas cards, don’t you?! Each year I spend hours looking through hundreds of Christmas card ideas, hunting for the perfect Christmas card to suit our family. However, every year I’m rushing to get our photos taken before the snow flies, and standing by the mailbox or waiting in a long line on December […]

Don’t let the title of this post with the big ‘C’ word in it scare you off, I know Halloween hasn’t passed yet. But in card-maker and blogger world you just have to be on these things if you want to get all your projects done before the the big guy is on your roof top. […]

Ya’ll know this past weekend I went to the SNAP conference in Utah. It was SOoooo much fun! I haven’t recovered yet, I still have jet leg, my suitcase is starring at me waiting to be unpacked, but I had to share one of the fun things I participated in at the conference, called Snap Sisters. […]

Interactive business card back

Hello new friend! Perhaps you’re an old friend, just give me a second, you’ll understand what this is all about.  If you’ve just met me at SNAP and my business card is what brought you here, I’m very pleased to meet you!  If you’ve landed on my page you’ve probably opened your little envelope and wondering […]

This week I got my hands on a few fun treats from Lawn Fawn. I paired them with some sweet May Arts Ribbon to create two fun cards. Each day both teams will be sharing how they put their fun supplies to work. Have a look, leave a comment for a chance to win, and hop […]

Every year I rack my brain for a unique Father’s Day gift to give my husband .  It usually ends in something last minute and not very thoughtful.  I came up with the ‘gift a card’ idea because my husband always has the kids on the weekends in the summer (while I’m busy catering) and […]

Happy Mother’s Day weekend to all you Mama’s out there! It just so happens I have a few special ladies in my life too! I was so pleased to receive the  Grace collection from Authentique  to create my special Mother’s Day cards. Grace has the perfect sentiments to show Mom how much they mean to you. The Grace […]

Scrapbook and Cards Today Presents Crop and Create Moncton

If you follow Me on Twitter @FynesDesigns or on my Facebook Page you’d know I was away in Moncton at Scrapbook and Cards Today’s Crop and Create for the weekend. What is Crop and Create you ask? It is two awesome days jam-packed (I mean to the top) of inspiration, education, creativity and fun (and did I mention desserts?).  It is […]

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