• Planners

    Stationery Haul – From My European Travels!

    Hello Friends, Summer is coming to a close (sigh…) so I thought I’d reminisce on my summer travels by sharing a European stationery haul with you. Click below to see my paper, pen and postcard treasures from Italy, Spain, France, Ireland and England! I looked up all of the links I could find for the items in my haul.  Although not all of the collections I found in-store may be found online, you may discover some great new things in the shops below as well as some of the exact items I purchased in Europe! Prado Museum Shop (Madrid) The “Prado Princess” pen The “Adoration of the Magi” tin pencil box The Louvre…

  • Travel

    Meet Minnesota Makers at the Lowertown Pop

    If you’re looking for some fun shopping this weekend, mark your calendar for the Lowertown Pop. It’s one day only: Saturday April 9th, 2016 from 10 AM – 4 PM held at the historic Union Depot in St. Paul. Lowertown Pop is a Minnesota maker market featuring more than 50 local artisans and craftspeople – brewers, bakers, distillers, artists, musicians and more. For planner and stationery junkies like me, be sure to check out cards from Muddy Mouth Cards and Bruno Press, and Scrappy Products for cute pencil cases like the one below. The little shot glass is from Blue Henn. I think the Minnesota graphic is really cute! I attended the preview event for local bloggers and…

  • Adult Coloring

    Introducing “The Planner Girl” Collection Adult Coloring Pages!

    Hello friends! I am so excited to share with you my latest endeavor that is very close to my heart (and that I’ve had the hardest time keeping under wraps lately) My new Etsy shop! My first creative offering is dedicated to all my fellow Planner Girls, Stationery Addicts and Happy Mail Makers everywhere – adult coloring pages designed with all of the things we love: Sweet paperclips, irresistible washi tapes and pimped out planners in all shapes and sizes! I hope you’ll find these seven hand drawn designs as fun to color as I have! Let’s meet the designs! This is “Hello Planner Pocket,” a delightfully decked out ringed planner pocket.  Imagine how…

  • Planners

    2016 Eccolo Planner Review

    Hello There! As my fellow planner friends know, planner season is in full swing! And there are so many wonderful planners to choose from this year!  Have you decided which one (or several) you will be using to remember your events and activities? Pocket-size, full-size, chunky, slim, designer, DIY, spiral-bound, ring-bound…the choices are endless! One if the planners I will be using in 2016 is by Eccolo. The size and style is just perfect for my everyday “to-do” list and activities. I found this one in at Marshalls, but you might also spot them at TJ Maxx and Homegoods stores. I posted a video on YouTube to share my new planner, so you…

  • Memory Keeping

    50 Memory Album Theme Ideas

    Having trouble deciding on a unique theme for your next memory album project? Check out my new “Scrapbook Theme Ideas” infographic with 50 different themes! From “Holiday Traditions” to “Baby’s First Year” to “Favorite Family Recipes”, you’ll find something wonderful to celebrate in your life or the lives of your loved ones. A beautifully designed memory album makes a wonderful gift or family keepsake that will be enjoyed for years to come. If you would like a custom memory album created for you, please contact me – I’d be delighted to help! P.S. Did I forget any of your favorite themes? Let me know in the comments below!