paper love

because underneath all our wireless, streaming, hands-free, technology we're still people. paper is one of the few truly renewable resources on our planet. its been around for 2000 years - its sustainable, renewable and recyclable....more

Recycled Newspaper Gift Tags: An Easy Papermaking DIY Project

Every time my father-in-law comes to visit, he leaves stacks of newspapers behind. He does the crossword, chuckles at the comics, and then he tosses the paper aside. After this weekend’s visit, I decided to get crafty with the kids and his newspaper. I have always wanted to try making paper, but somehow it seemed really daunting. I was wrong; it is really easy. ...more

Pretty Easter Origami Treat Bunnies

I made these cute paper Origami bunnies. Fun. Fun. Fun.   I used scrapbook paper to make these bunnies.  Come over to my blog to see more:...more

My Stationary Love Affair

I'm an old fashioned stationary girl at heart and I love to travel with a journal. While I'm not always great at doing daily entries, I love having it on hand for writing down random thoughts, contact information for new friends, directions, opening hours, prices, money spent, confirmation numbers, and more. ...more

Reducing Your Paper Trail

Reducing the amount of paper you use daily is easier than you think. It just might take some extra effort on your part at he beginning to start out, but once it is all on in place, it should be second nature to go paperless!Just think of the impact your actions will have- about 90% of paper comes from trees, the majority of which are not sustainably harvested. By reducing our paper use we can reduce our support for this generally non-renewable industry. Therefore, here are 10 ways in which you can jump on the paperless bandwagon! I hear it is a fun ride....more
@Cindy, Never heard of mail stop- I will look into that! Thanks! :)more

NaBloPoMo ~ Dear Diary

When you are writing, do you prefer to use a pen or a computer?...more

New York Times Going to an Online Subscription Fee! OH MY!

Cece is still reeling from the news.  The New York Times is going to a subscription for its online readers beginning March 28th, 2011.   “The New York Times introduced a plan on Thursday to begin charging the most frequent users of its Web site $15 for a four-week subscription in a bet that readers will pay for news they are accustomed to getting free.”...more

Tuesday Tutorial: {snowy paper garland}

Tuesday Tutorial {snowy paper garland}...more

DECLUTTERING WORDS TOO

I was working with a client recently who, as I've seen with most clients, had a stack of "how to organize your home" articles that she meant to get to the infamous "some day".  She was hesitant to get rid of them without reading them, which I completely understand because I still find myself doing that sometimes.  We made a deal...since I really wanted to read them to gather any new tidbits: I could take paper out of her home, if I gave her a "Coles Notes" version of the information.   ...more

Thanks for sharing! I'm glad you've been inspired. :)more