This will be my last non-crafty video, but I did want to share some pictures of my newborn daughter, as promised. Also, I will show you a quick peek at her nursery in the video. As mentioned in my previous post, I will be on a limited schedule the remainder of the year while I bond with my precious daughter, but I hope you’ll stick around for more wonderful craft videos!! 🙂
Although this is a crafting blog, I wanted to share a bit of exciting personal news with my readers. I am a first-time Mommy to a beautiful baby girl named Clarissa Faith!! I believe that God crafted her wonderfully.
Although my schedule will be limited for the remainder of the year. I still plan on uploading at least one video per month – hoping that can increase by next year as I acclimate to Motherhood. 🙂
To see our baby story, please click on the video below.
As many of you know, I am currently pregnant with my first baby (a girl). Since I am so close to my delivery date, I am on “Maternity Leave” from my blog and YouTube channel. However, I am trying to keep my Instagram updated as I can. I didn’t want anyone to feel left out and wanted everyone to know where I am keeping updates. As always, I greatly appreciate your prayers.
Thanks for sticking with me as I plan on returning to my blog and YouTube channel in September. I will likely not update this blog until then, but will try to keep updates going on my IG. Keep having fun crafting and I will see you soon! 🙂
This ultrasound was taken a few weeks ago of our precious baby girl!
Hi everyone, it’s Maranda. I have some very important announcements in today’s video. This is a life and channel update so be sure to watch the video below for all the details!
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You know the old saying, “Necessity is the mother of invention…” Well, that is certainly true for today’s project. If you are ever out of envelopes, never fear – I have a quick and easy idea how to mail out a last-minute card without having to make a run to the craft store! No envelope? No problem! In today’s project, I will show you how to easily make a card AND envelope all-in-one!
To see the complete supply list (with clickable links) as well as the video tutorial, simply scroll down. I hope this idea is helpful. Until next time, have a happy, crafty day!!
~Recollections English Rose Cardstock ~White 8.5 x 11 Cardstock
~Scrapbook.com Stamp Set ~Acrylic Stamping Block ~Lawn Fawn Ink
~MMI God’s Blessings Stamp Set ~MMI Heads & Tails Stamp Set
~Fiskars Paper Trimmer ~Cutter Bee Scissors ~Glue ~Bone Folder
Welcome to The Save the Crafty YouTuber Video Hop 2019! This hop is a celebration of cardmaking video tutorials created by a group of talented crafters of all different styles and levels. We are coming together to give our viewers a chance to discover other amazing cardmakers and help others reach monetization goals! All you have to do is watch, like the video, consider subscribing, and hop along to the next video (linked in YouTube description box below the video). Let yourself be inspired!
How To Enter the Giveaways:
There are 50+ giveaways in this hop!! You do not have to comment on every video but the more you comment, the more chances you have to score a win! In order to enter, please comment on the YouTube video(s) by June 5, 2019. In your comment, let us know if you are USA or INTERNATIONAL as some giveaways (not all) are restricted to certain areas. My particular prize ($25 Gift Certificate to Scrapbook.com) is open internationally!
Our host for this event is Justine Hovey. Please visit her blog for information about the hop. All giveaway winners will be announced June 10, 2019 on Justine’s channel and blog.
My Project|Elegant “Thank You” Card:
My project for this hop is an elegant “Thank You” card. To see how I made this card from start-to-finish, please see my video posted below. Also, I have all supplies I used linked below the video for your convenience, as well as the next person on the hop.
Black Cardstock~~White Cardstock~~Red Cardstock~~Cuttlebug Embossing Folder~~Art Glitter Glue~~Embossing Buddy~~Versamark Ink~~WOW! Embossing Powder~~Reverse Tweezers~~Paintbrush~~Heat Tool~~1″ Circle Punch~~Cutter Bee Scissors~~Quilling Tool~~WRMK Precision Press~~Altenew Stamp Set~~Sheer Ribbon~~Memento Ink Dew Drops~~Acrylic Block~~Queen & Company Twinkle Goosebumps~~Quickstik Pick-up Tool
The next person on the hop is… Heather Broadnax
Thank you for stopping by today… I hope you have fun hopping!! 😉
The BIG crafting event of the year with tons of GIVEAWAYS and inspiration will be May 27, 2019. What is it? It’s the Save the Crafty YouTuber Video Hop!! See you then!