Tammy’s 2021 Photo 365 Challenge

Hello and Happy 2021! I invite you to join me for a virtual challenge to inspire you to capture a photo a day in 2021! I've been doing this for couple years now and LOVE IT! What a FUN way to look back at your year in review! This is a self-guided challenge designed to inspire… Continue reading Tammy’s 2021 Photo 365 Challenge


Tammy’s End of 2020 Page Challenge

Looking to complete a few more scrapbooking pages in 2020? Need some inspiration? If you're like me, maybe you had ambitious page completion goals for 2020. Maybe you've succeeded or surpassed your goals or maybe you are way behind. Unless there is a gifting deadline, there really is no pressure to create, you can simply… Continue reading Tammy’s End of 2020 Page Challenge

Events & Online Classes

It’s Almost Here!

I am so thrilled to have teamed up with 5 amazingly talented Advisors from the US to bring to you the Creative Cafe International Virtual Scrapbook Retreat - Winter 2020! If you haven't registered already, I invite you to join us, virtually! This weekend, 10AM CT Saturday, December 12 - 4:30 PM CT December 13,… Continue reading It’s Almost Here!

Events & Online Classes

16 Two-Page Layouts in 16 Hours!

Are you short on time but long on your backlog of photos that are just waiting to be celebrated in albums? Well here’s a solution – just for YOU! Introducing our exclusive Crop Girls Virtual Album Making Boot Camp, specifically designed to quickly get photos into an album – It’s FAST, FUN and you will… Continue reading 16 Two-Page Layouts in 16 Hours!

Challenges, Events & Online Classes, Projects & Ideas

30 Days of Thanks

30 Days of Thanks is an album project will motivate, inspire, and help you complete album pages that celebrate all that you are thankful for, it will serve as a reminder that even during a pandemic, life is good and there are so many things to be thankful for.

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

Picture It!

Here's a fun little project for those who have a favourite photo or for those who like to take photos - know anyone like that? This project features the Creative Memories Custom Cutting System and 12" Trimmer. Creative Memories Supplies Needed 12" Trimmer Double Star Punch Custom Cutting System (CCS) Mat & Blades CCS Circle… Continue reading Picture It!

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas


Happy Tuesday! Today, it is Techniques, Tips & Tricks Tuesday on the Creative Cafe International Facebook Page, and I am happy to announce that I am the Featured Designer for this week! Today, I will be sharing 5 Tips to create a 10-minute layout! Here they are: 1) Magic Mats – Choose up to 4… Continue reading 5 TIPS for a 10 MINUTE LAYOUT

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas, Sketch

Folded Layers

This project is all about layers, folded layers! And what better way to fold than using our Creative Memories "Magic Trimmer"! This layout is a bit fancier than I normally create as it has lots and lots of layers, but the design itself is pretty simple if you look at the clean lines. You could… Continue reading Folded Layers

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas, Sketch

September Sketch Challenge

Happy September! I invite you to pop on over to the Creative Life Scrapbooking Facebook Page where the below sketch is our SEPTEMBER SKETCH CHALLENGE! Scroll below for both my traditional and digital samples and a short little video on how to make 'MAGIC' Banner Cuts (both traditionally and digitally) Stay tuned all month to… Continue reading September Sketch Challenge

Projects & Ideas, Sketch

1 Theme Pack – 4 Pages!

Hello and welcome to our Creative Life Scrapbooking SUMMER Blog Hop!  There are 8 of us blog hopping today and sharing some scrapbooking ideas with you.  Just follow the links the end of this post to see more! I just LOVE the versatility of the Creative Memories Theme Packs! There was such an overwhelming response… Continue reading 1 Theme Pack – 4 Pages!