Scrapbooking Week in Review for August 27th-September 2nd, 2007

A week full of great organizational articles, budget scrapbooking and so much more was what was found in the scrapbooking blog. If you missed any articles, take the time now to go and check them out. And if you have any ideas for something you’d like to know more about, perhaps a product or a tip or technique just let me know! Introducing the Basic Grey Recess Line The new Basic Grey Recess line is the perfect addition to your supply stash. It is made specifically for school pages, but so much of their great products can stretch beyond just … Continue reading

Frugal Living Week in Review for August 27th to September 2nd, 2007

After a wonderful extended holiday weekend, school is officially in full swing for everyone, even though many have been back for weeks. As summer draws to a close and fall or autumn leaves and weather start to come into focus, the focus of the frugal living blog will not change. We will continue to strive towards bringing you the best articles on saving money that we can. Frugal Fall Fun For Your Whole Family It is finally September and it is the start of my favorite time of year. I love the fall or autumn season and cannot get enough … Continue reading

Scrapbooking Week in Review for August 20th to August 27th

A week full of great organizational articles, budget scrapbooking and so much more was what was found in the scrapbooking blog. If you missed any articles, take the time now to go and check them out. And if you have any ideas for something you’d like to know more about, perhaps a product or a tip or technique just let me know! Tips for Maximizing Your Small Scrapbooking Space Face it, a small scrapbook space is really hard to work around. I’ve known scrapbookers who have had to use an area in the basement, a tiny portion of the living … Continue reading

Scrapbooking Week in Review for August 20th to August 26th

A week full of great organizational articles, budget scrapbooking and so much more was what was found in the scrapbooking blog. If you missed any articles, take the time now to go and check them out. And if you have any ideas for something you’d like to know more about, perhaps a product or a tip or technique just let me know! Tips for Maximizing Your Small Scrapbooking Space Face it, a small scrapbook space is really hard to work around. I’ve known scrapbookers who have had to use an area in the basement, a tiny portion of the living … Continue reading

Best Buys for August

August seems to be the month for back to school deals. And while that is very true, there are some other unexpected items that are available at great deals. Now is the best time to buy these items before prices soar. So let’s start with back to school deals. You can find everything from a 7 cent box of crayons to $5.99 backpacks. The stores are all trying to get you in for your back to school shopping, all the while hoping that you will pick up a few extra items while you are there. The prices can be ridiculously … Continue reading

Calendar of Strange Holidays and Other Events for Scrapbooking in August

Imagine the strange and jazzy layouts you can make celebrating some of these wild, wacky and unusual holidays. These have been collected and compiled from various sources over the years of my teaching and we celebrated many of them in the classroom. Celebrate them with your children and family and create fun and wacky layouts! The Month of August Black Business Month Cataract Awareness Month Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month Children’s Vision and Learning Month Get Ready for Kindergarten Month Happiness Happens Month Learn Japanese Month National Immunization Awareness Month National Inventor’s Month National Win With Civility Month Neurosurgery … Continue reading

End of the Month – August Fitness Goal Check

It’s the last day of August and it’s time to look back at the month behind us. I think it’s important that we take a day to self-assess where we are and where we’re going. We’ve done this for every month of this year and now we’re leaving behind the eighth month of the year, as hard as it is to believe and we’re in the home stretch heading for the Autumn Equinox, Fall activities including Halloween and more. I’m still in the middle of my Fitness Magazine, You Can Do It Fitness Challenge so what about you? End of … Continue reading