Category Archives: Scrapbooking

It Has Begun. . .

We are about to celebrate our 18th year anniversary of Life In Kazakhstan and, in the same breath, we are beginning our preparations for departure. Moving across the world is no easy business, physically or emotionally. And we are processing our emotions as we do the physical work of sorting, selling, prioritizing, packing. . .  The […]

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I Hope. . .

When I was cleaning out a cabinet today, I found this forgotten booklet that I made years ago.  It was crafted when we were home-schooling, and I remember thinking about the many things that I wished for our children in addition to their solid education. . .  As I read through it today, I realized that […]

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Bits and Pieces of Life

I finished my little brainstorm today. . . And it found a very comfortable place to live on our kitchen windowsill! I was particularly pleased with the little metal butterfly I discovered on a candle wrapping. Perfect for adorning the easel! Ahhhh, the joys of creating :-)!

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More on the Subject of Living Well

  Live well. Laugh often. Love much. I created an abbreviated version of this favorite slogan for a dear friend today. . .  Happy times. . .

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Angels, Shadowboxes, and Robber Barons

Today I was admiring these wonderful little angel ornaments that we received last weekend from our friends in Germany.  I just love the natural materials and the happy little musical angels.  When I was looking at them, though, I realized that they were nestled in an amazing miniature shadowbox – perfect for a  photo frame […]

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