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A list of the mainstay grocery items for passover along with photos of my sons arranging flowers and chopping food convey the spirt of getting ready for our Passover Seder.

Scrapbooking Event Preparations

Start your engines  – how to scrapbook event preparations by Debbie Hodge The preparations for an event include enjoyable and important activities that can be hard to separate from the event itself: making party favors, coloring Easter eggs, baking cookies, and setting a table are a few examples of this. Even when the preparations aren’t […]

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Linda effortlessly fit 11 photos on this page by splitting the 10” x 3” spot and a 4” x 3” spot. Just looking at this layout, Linda’s photo selections show her January was full of heart and home. To read the journaling, click on photo and you'll be taken to this layout in our our challenge forum.

One Month at a Time: February 2010

Look for “One Month at a Time” on the 1st of each month in 2010. Tami Taylor gives you a sketch and prompts for getting monthly memories scrapped . . . “one month at a time.” On January 1st, Tami shared prompts for photos and journaling. Now she’s got a sketch for January and examples […]

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When my son had a lead role in “Aladdin” there was no way I was taking only a few photos. The problem with having 100 photos, though, is that it can be hard to really make sense of what went on. The four supporting photos here show the progression of the play, but they’re busy. A photo of just my son, after the play with flowers, helps draw the eye in and make the story one the viewer can settle in to.

How to select events photos for scrapbooking

by Debbie Hodge In Organizing Events Photos I share a step-by-step process for winnowing down the photos you’ve taken to a manageble number for scrapbooking events. In the last section of that article, I suggest going through your photos relatively quickly to select those you really like and think you’ll put on a page. Here […]

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This photo from a summer day at Grandma's has no particular story but it's definitely worth getting onto a scrapbook page.

Organizing Everyday Life Photos

Everyday life photos are those that aren’t necessarily associated with an event or holiday. They can be broad in scope and don’t always lend themselves to chronological organization. When you’re trying to figure out how to scrapbook them, a great approach is to find ways to group them that lend themselves to corresponding pages. Try […]

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A scrapbook page recording how my house looks on a typical messy day.

Scrapbooking Everyday Life

The photos that go onto everyday life scrapbook pages have a great variety. Figuring out how to organize and scrapbook them requires a different approach from that you might use to scrapbook photos from defined events like parties and holidays. The challenge in everyday life scrapbooking is to decide how to present photos that can […]

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Scrapbooking Events   Holidays, parties, personal and family milestones, celebrations, outings, vacation, and travel all fall into the category of “events.” I approach scrapbooking events photos separately from everyday life photos or moments photos for a couple of reasons. First, the volume of photos from an event is often quite substantial, and figuring out how […]

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Moments pages hold the photos, insights, and messages to others that compel you, the ones you come back to again and again. Portraits Messages Relationships (more on Moments Pages in the works).

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