Setting up from scratch

When you look at craft rooms online, you’d be forgiven for thinking that to get started with scrapbooking, you need a complete, all-the-colours-of-the-rainbow, shop-like set-up.

And while having lots of things to play with is a wonderful treat, it’s absolutely not essential.

Today I wanted to share – perhaps for our newbie scrap gals – how to set up a little scrap corner from scratch.

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Why it’s okay to unfollow

I’m all over the place with social media – on facebook, off facebook; posting flurries of photos to Instagram and then nothing; following all the blogs and then only a handful – but I’m okay with that.

Because I’ve come to realise that this crazy-looking path is just me finding my way.

What feels like a good fit for me one day, might not sit right with me the next.

And that’s perfectly okay.

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Minimalism: all I own

“I’m sorry I’m so weird,” I apologised to a friend yesterday when I found myself unable to do something that anyone else wouldn’t think twice about.

She had the sweetest response that really warmed my heart:

“You’re not weird: you’re just you.”

And in the spirit of me being proudly me – embrace the weird! – here’s a blog post about my love of mimimalism and appreciation of the things that I own…

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