10,000 Marriages on Hold

In March, a form change was required as a part of a new law that Homeland Security must enforce in part to protect foreign mail order brides from abusive American spouses. President Bush signed the new law into effect on January 5 and required the new forms to be ready by March 6, but Homeland Security missed its deadline and as such now more than 10,000 applications for visas for foreign brides or grooms are on hold. The department needs to work through the old applications and new paperwork requests information on criminal and marriage broker issues. In order to … Continue reading

Paper Wishes Catalog

Paper Wishes scrapbooking, card making and paper crafting catalog has been coming to my mailbox for quite a long time. I am always interested to look through the pages to see what products they will be offering that month. This catalog really offers a great selection of many of the most current scrapbooking products from several of my favorite scrapbook companies. They do not list which brand an item is, but I do enough scrapbooking to recognize Heidi Swapp, 7 Gypsies, Karen Foster, Prima Flowers, American Craft, Cropper Hopper, Provo Craft and more. Paper Wishes carries a wide variety of … Continue reading