January 2021


 Yup - it's true! When you join today, you get an extra $1 to spend! For only $20, you will receive $21 in product credit - crazy awesome deal, right? I totally agree!You have nothing to lose! Give it a try now and enjoy 25% off your favorite products, learn new techniques, hang out with amazing people, and so much more!Do it for yourself - you'll be glad you did!Joining is super easy! I'd love for you to join our amazing team today!Join by clicking here!Enjoy,Nancy

 Hi all!TGIF! Are you happy it's the weekend? I am!Many people have asked me what printer I used to print the small photos for my everyday photos on My 2021 Story album pages. Well, it's my Canon Ivy printer! I LOVE this mini printer - SO easy to use! All you do is snap a photo with your iPhone, use the Canon Print app and viola - a mini photo perfect for your scrapbook pages! It's perfect for those scrapbook pages where you want to document your everyday life - i highly recommend it!If you have any questions please let me know - I'd love to hear from you!I'm on Facebook and you can also

 New Year! New Opportunity! New You!I love my Hearts of the West Team! As you see from the pic above, our team is starting a new program on Thursday called Build a Terrific 2021! It's about personal development, growing, learning, sharing, and connecting to enrich our lives. Close to My Heart is not just about papercrafting - although that's a big part of it - it's about community and growing with each other to be the best we can be, live our best life and make a difference! I invite you to be a part of our fun community! To be part of this amazing experience is only an investment of $20 this month AND you get

 Hi everyone!Welcome to my partially completed two page 8 1/2 x 11 layout for January 2021.As I posted yesterday, this My 2021 Story mini album is to document your year simply and beautifully with no pressure or guilt! You are special, you are unique, your perspective matters - YOU MATTER. This album is about what brings you joy. I know you want your pages to be perfect but it's okay if they're not. (If you look closely I have an ink smudge where it shouldn't be.) Don't judge your pages. This is about having fun and enjoying the creative process no matter the outcome. Explore, reflect, experiment. Here are my in progress pages:I decided to use

 Hi everyone - thanks for visiting my blog - I am so grateful you're here!I admire so many amazing creators in our paper crafting industry, including Stacy Julian who used to be a Close to My Heart consultant, and who created Close to My Heart's Story by Stacy line. I've had the incredible pleasure of hearing Stacy speak and of meeting her on a few occasions - she is amazing! As Stacy's website says, she adores stories. I can relate! I have been journaling and scrapbooking for a very long time - I used to scrapbook in the magnetic albums with puffy smelly stickers - who remembers those? :) I now journal daily in my

 Happy Sunday! Have you seen the new January-February catalogue? If you haven't yet, take a look - you can find it on my website atNancy's WebsiteHere are some classically simple and easy to make birthday cards using the following Close to My Heart products:* New Mix In Paper Packet* White Daisy Cardstock*Celebrating You Stamp Set* Intense Black Pigment Ink Pad* My Acrylix BlocksEnjoy!Nancy

 Happy New Year!Here's to 2021! Wishing you and your family a happy, healthy, prosperous year filled with joy and peace!I have been a Consultant/Maker with Close to My Heart for over 17 years and I LOVE it! Many of my most cherished friends are part of Close to My Heart and that's how we met - because we love papercrafting! Our Hearts of the West team is an award winning team in Canada and we love sharing, laughing, learning and having FUN! You can earn money and love what you do!Do you want to get your favorite papercrafting products at a 25% discount? Meet new people who love papercrafting like you do? Make some extra