A good day to be inside

I had to close my eyes to picture the perfect Christmas dream today. Our princess woke up with dreams in her eyes, so no bad weather could change her perfect moment. She was given what she wanted most when her parents came home last night – mascara. Of course her world was pink…

I know her grandmother is thankful that she now has her mascara for herself again…

I made a December album in 2008 and 2009. Last year I started very strong making 12×12 digital layouts. I love the layouts I made but there wasn`t enough of them to fill an album. In the end they found their place in the All about US-albums…

Two weeks ago I was told that this boy was not happy about him not having any minialbums like his siblings have…

Today was a good day to do something about that. I grabbed the photos left in my storage albums from last Christmas, a few pieces of Christmas paper, a few stickers, cut some cardstock to 6×6 and page protectors from WRMK, and went to work…

Of course I had to make three of them – no reason to create a reason to fight…

The albums were inspired by Stacy Julian`s self paced class  Finishline Scrapbooking.

Today was a lot about the weather…

…long morning hours in PJ`s….

…not a day for outside activity at all…

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14 Responses to A good day to be inside

  1. Diane Herman says:

    That mini looks great…might have to look at that class next year!!

  2. Digi Deana says:

    Wow! You were productive! Love the minibook. I want to take one of Stacy Julian’s classes next year; I love her upbeat attitude.

  3. Roxy says:

    Thanks for your comment on my blog! I love how your blog looks, so clean!!! Love how you did your minis, too! I have about 10 minis I’ve started and never finished, bad scrapper, bad!

  4. Briel says:

    You show here just how quick, easy and wonderful a mini-album can be. Very inspiring, and I know that he will love looking at them. Thanks for stopping by my blog, and I look forward to seeing more of your JYC album.

  5. Amy says:

    I always love to see your projects develop Elin, your photos are fantastic!
    Hey, you did a great job with those little ones … even for an ‘Old Aunty’! lol

  6. Michelle says:

    Your mini looks great!

  7. Lorraine says:

    Thanks for your post. You certainly had a busy day yesterday. Your photos are amazing.

  8. Katie Scott says:

    That minibook is amazing!
    Are you signed up for Twelve?

  9. Marie L says:

    Great idea with the minis – you got a lot done! Long morning hours in pj’s are my favorite type of days!

  10. Stacey says:

    Love your mini – and those weather photos take my breath away!

  11. Laura says:

    Stacy would be proud of you getting so much scrapbooking done in one day! My, the wind-whipped water does look very forbidding — no wonder it was not an outside day.

  12. Beautiful mini album! & amazing that you got it done in one day 😯

  13. Tenny Kusuma says:

    I guess it’s that time of the year again…when it snowed a lot and we all had to stay inside. 😀
    We just had our first snow of the season, and wow…that’s a lot and really cold.
    I LOVE your mini album….
    Thank you so much for visiting me at my blog and left me some sweet comments. I really appreciate that.
    Have a wonderful day!
    Tenny.

  14. Tracy says:

    Gorgeous,love!!!
    Hope the sniffles are going away and feeling better!!
    Hugs
    Tracy
    xxx

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