Week 21: Wedding Week!!!

Theme: Wedding Week!!! Colors: Pink   Materials: Flower Washi: Happy Washi on Etsy Thin Washi: eBay Wedding Stickers: Michael's Ladybug Sticker: Michael's Vellum Paper "to have and to hold": Michael's The Documented Life Project [Art to the 5th Blog] Art Challenge: Modeling Paste Writing Prompt: Rising to the Occasion LINK UP! … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 20: My Sister’s Bachelorette Party!

Theme: My Sister's Bachelorette Party! Colors: Pink and Black Materials: Black Striped Washi: Michael's Heart Washi: Dollar Store Drink Stickers: Michael's {These are actually from when I was making my honeymoon scrapbook haha!} The Documented Life Project [Art to the 5th Blog] Art Challenge: Stitches Writing Prompt: All that I'm After is a Life Full of Laughter LINK UP! … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 15: Peeps and Candy

Theme: Peeps and Candy Colors: Pink and Green Materials: Pink Washi: Hello Washi Etsy Shop Peeps / Candy Stickers: Target Dollar Spot Jesus Sticker: Catholic Shop The Documented Life Project: [Art to the 5th blog] Art Challenge: Watercolors Journal Prompt: Water Under the Bridge ... Last Week ... Link up! What does YOUR planner look like this week? What are YOU planning?? Let's share inspirations! … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 12: St. Patrick St. Joseph

Theme: St. Patrick and St. Joseph Colors: Green, Yellow, and Red Green - St. Patrick's Day is Tuesday! ... but did you know ... Red - St. Joseph's Day is Thursday! Materials: Shamrock Washi: HelloWashi on Etsy Red Washi: Michael's Leprechaun Sticker: Michael's The Documented Life Project [Art to the 5th blog] Art Challenge: Borders Journal Prompt: Borderline feels like I'm going to lose my mind New Stuff I love scrolling Instagram and beholding the beautiful planner pages … [Read more...]

# 5 Faves to Get Your Planner Started

Just in case any of you want to plan like I do, I thought I'd write up this post on my 5 Favorite Things to get started planning.  I also want to promote my new Planner Link Up!  If you have a planner, you should DEFINITELY join in!  I want to provide a place for everyone to share ideas / inspirations! 1. My main planner is my Filofax.  It has my calendar, my events, my menu ideas, my budget, etc... I love how you can customize and set up all your own sections. Filofax 2015 Personal … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 10: First Week of Meteorological Spring

Theme: Yay Meteorological Spring! Colors: Pink and Purple Materials: Bird Washi: Toys R Us Flower Washi: Target Butterfly / Flower Stickers: Target The Documented Life Project [Art to the 5th blog] Art Challenge: Use at least five layers. Journal Prompt: Give me a high five. New Stuff I'm thinking of doing a Planner Week link party / blog hop every Monday.  Would any of you be interested in joining the fun?  You wouldn't have to decorate pages like this if you don't want to. … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 8: My Husband’s Birthday

Theme: My Husband's Birthday Colors: Orange and Yellow Materials: Mustache Washi (from my husband) - Target Cupcake Sticker (for his bday) - Michael's The Documented Life Project: [Art to the 5th blog] Art Challenge: Cover up the Good Stuff Writing Prompt: Going Undercover ... Last Week ... … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 6: Blizzard & Snowmen

Theme: Blizzard & Snowmen Colors: Blue and Green Just like in 2011, right after Cupcakes was born, we had an epic blizzard here just before Groundhog's Day.  Happy Groundhog's Day, by the way.  I'll let you know whether our family groundhog, Victor, saw his shadow or not this morning as soon as my dad texts me.  Anyway, we're going to be digging ourselves out this morning; thankfully, Hobbs doesn't have to be at work until this afternoon. Materials: Transparent Polka Dot Washi: … [Read more...]

Filofax Week 3: Frozen Sisters

Theme: Frozen Colors: Blue & Pink Materials: Colored in Picture: a gift from Cupcakes <3 Frozen Sticker: Christmas gift so origin unknown, also from Cupcakes Thin Washi: eBay Heart Washi: Dollar Stores The Documented Life: [Art to the 5th blog] Art Challenge: Gesso (I don't know what that means, so I guess I'll be googling swagbucksing.) Writing Prompt: "The beginning is always today." - Mary Shelley New Stuff I wrote my Daily Blog Checklist on a To Do Page. In front … [Read more...]

New Filofax!

  So I got a new beautiful Finsbury Filofax in Electric Blue for Christmas from my lovely Madre.  <3  It is brand new and fresh and  untouched, and I have to set it up.  I don't want to ruin it's perfection, but I can't wait to get started personalizing it, and making it great!  Last year, I enjoyed my first Filofax immensely, and I am so excited for this new one and this new year of planning!  I'm going to spend my free moments today making Electric Blue my own and will post all of … [Read more...]