Unboxing the JOYFUL PLANNER | McIntosh Edition

Hi guys! So many of you have dropped me a note asking for a return of the JOYFUL PLANNER collection– I’ve decided to make it  a regular design in the shop- starting this month! Say hello to the JOYFUL PLANNER | McIntosh Edition Desk set! You’ve told me what you like best is that it’s more than a […]

Plan your Joy | Hello Beautiful Edition

Hello Friends! Ready to Plan some JOY? A good day is the sum of lots of tiny decisions, from the meals you plan, the tasks you complete and the ones you let go of, and the things you decide to make a priority,  joy is yours for the taking. Grab on to it with both […]

On the Drawing Board | April 27

Hi all! There is a lot happening behind the scenes here as the entire shop gears up for Digital Scrapbooking Day celebrations that are set to start on May 6! There will be terrific savings and lots of fun, games and challenges as well as new designs and a few door buster 50% off  one […]

Joyful Planner | July Edition

Don’t let the name fool you- the JOYFUL PLANNER is not what you might think of when you hear the words, “planner”.  The word “planner” refers to you!- and the set includes printables that make your everyday planing more fun! Here’s what you’ll unwrap in the July Collection: (All files come flattened on 8.5×11 sheets) July dated Notepaper, 2 […]

The Joy of Challenges

After the holidays where we give so much of ourselves to others, January gives us a welcome chance to look inward and see how we can refill our own buckets.  It’s also the time of year at the Lilypad when we host a “Month of Challenges”  where each day a different memory keeping challenge is […]

Jump start your layouts | looking backwards

It’s been said that photographs are a return ticket to a moment otherwise gone. I love that thought. Because, if we can return to a time- then it’s never really lost is it? Not to us, or to anyone who can see and read and feel what that image means to us. We can tell […]

Simplifying December with Traveler’s Notebooks

Especially this time of year, when there are so many stories to be captured- I wanted to make it a point to scrap more often- to tell more stories- but in a simpler way. I love Project Life- and I am a big fan of mini books. It’s only natural then that my attention has […]

Crafting a Joyful Thanksgiving

I recently read a terrific article about the joy of anticipation.  It brought to mind a wisdom I try to live by- the joy of the ride is just as important as the thrill of the destination. It struck me that this month, November, is a journey and a destination all wrapped in one beautiful, […]

Stroll down CHESTNUT LANE

Halloween is behind us- and there is no doubt the the Holiday season is in the air.  But if you have been following me for awhile- you know I am one who likes to slow it down a little and enjoy the autumn goodness that November has to offer.  The cozy at home vibes inside […]

Layout Lookback | October

It is almost time to turn the page on October and welcome a new month! Each month it seems like there is a trend of what joy we put in focus.  October was a month of family moments, days on the game field,  celebrations- and of course, Halloween! Here are a few layouts I wanted […]