1. For The Love Of Books | January & February & March 2017

    For The Love Of Books | January & February & March 2017

    I love books. I love reading. I always have and probably always will.  I like stories that take me away and I like stories that teach me about other cultures & places and I like stories that make me turn the pages one after the other.  I make time to read for both enjoyment and enrichment and often choose it ove... Read More

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  2. Project Life® 2017 | Week Eight

    Project Life® 2017 | Week Eight

    I took some time this past weekend to get back on track with Project Life®. First up is Week 08 - the week that Aaron and I spent in Mexico. You can read all about that adventure here (I simply copied and pasted that blog post for my journaling in this spread). This will likely be the extent to which I document this experienc... Read More

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  3. Story Kit™ & Story Stamp™ | Eat

    Story Kit™ & Story Stamp™ | Eat

    Today I'm excited to introduce you to the next story theme: Eat. Eating is a huge part of our lives. We eat for nourishment and health, for fun, for pleasure, to celebrate, to comfort, and on and on. So many stories from yesterday and today about the role food and eating play in our lives. This month we are telling stories... Read More

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  4. AE Creative Team | Bond Digital Story Kit™

    AE Creative Team | Bond Digital Story Kit™

    Happy Tuesday!Today we're sharing the projects created by our awesome Creative Team using the Bond Digital Story Kit™. Be sure to check out our Creative Team Gallery where you can go to see how the team crafted their stories using AE products - including additional images from the projects we are sharing below.   Today is th... Read More

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  5. And Then We Got Engaged

    And Then We Got Engaged

    A week or so ago on Instagram I shared that Aaron had asked me to marry him while we were on vacation in Riviera Maya, Mexico. Today I want to share more about the story and our adventure. We planned this getaway last September after I had to miss going with Aaron to see Dave Matthews at the Gorge due to those blood clot issu... Read More

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  6. Week In The Life™ 2017 | Kit & Supplies Now Available

    Week In The Life™ 2017 | Kit & Supplies Now Available

    The 2017 Week In The Life™ kit and new supporting products are now available for immediate shipping.   A seven-day documentary project, Week In The Life™ began in 2005 as an annual opportunity to capture the simple everyday details of life with photos and words. The albums I've created are some of my most treasured in th... Read More

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  7. Story Camp 2017 | Details Now Available

    Story Camp 2017 | Details Now Available

    As part of my year of connecting, Katie and I are taking action on ideas we've had for a number of years to create and host an event here in our hometown of Eugene, Oregon. You are invited to join us for for three, 3-hour workshops and an evening for Cropping & Cocktails that will begin on Friday, June 2nd and end on Satu... Read More

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  8. March 2017 Digital Release

    March 2017 Digital Release

    Happy March!In January we announced that we are switching things up a bit with our digital products and will be releasing one main themed digital kit at the beginning of each month. They will be similar to the Digital Story Kits™ in terms of the products included in the package. They will have journal cards, digital chipbo... Read More

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  9. AE Creative Team | February Digital Release

    AE Creative Team | February Digital Release

    I am so excited to be sharing our first official round of Creative Team projects for 2017. This month the team worked with our all new February Digital Kit to tell their stories. You can read more about how I've changed up how I'm releasing my digital products this year here.Be sure to check out our Creative Team Gallery wher... Read More

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  10. Project Life® 2017 | Week Seven

    Project Life® 2017 | Week Seven

    Welcome to Project Life® 2017 | Week 07. I'm heading out on vacation today and leaving behind the grey of Oregon and heading to the blue skies of Mexico for some rest + relaxation + three nights of Dave Matthews on the beach. My documentation plan is to just add images to Project Life® this time and I'll share that once we... Read More

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  11. Project Life® 2017 | Week Six

    Project Life® 2017 | Week Six

    So far, so good with making Project Life® a priority this year. My Storytelling With Project Life® workshop started this week and there's still time to jump in if you are looking at taking a deeper dive into the ways you tell stories within this style of memory keeping. This week's content takes a look back at all my past alb... Read More

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  12. Story Kit™ & Story Stamp™ | Bond

    Story Kit™ & Story Stamp™ | Bond

    Today I'm excited to introduce you to the next story theme:  Bond. Because we are all bonded to someone or something. Because throughout the course of our lives we bond with different people at different times and for different reasons. This month we are investigating telling stories of our deep connections with peo... Read More

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