Simply Kelly Designs

My name is Kelly. I am happily married with 2 young children. I enjoy scrapbooking, crafting and reading. Most of the things I make are for or have to do with my kids.





DIY Dr. Seuss Temporary Tattoos

Craft Lighting is when a group of bloggers share crafts that take 15 minutes or less to make. I am excited about participating in my first session of Craft Lightning. This month’s theme is Dr ....more

DIY Love You A Latte Mug

I have mentioned before that I love chai tea lattes. They warm me up and relax me at the same time. Just typing the previous sentence made me daydream a little! ...more

Stamped With Love Digital Scrapbook Templates

My new Stamped With Love Templates are inspired by postage stamps. They are perfect to scrapbook the people or things that you love. My husband and I are celebrating a wedding anniversary soon ....more

DIY Butterfly Labels For IKEA BRANÄS Rattan Basket

I have had my IKEA Expedit shelves for a year and a half. The bottom row of my Expedit contains five IKEA BRANÄS rattan baskets. The baskets hold my craft supplies ....more

Free Valentine’s Day Word Search Printable

My kids love to do the word searches that are on restaurant kid’s menus. They thought I was so cool when I created the Santa’s Reindeer Word Search last month. You know I love being a cool mom so I made my kids another word search for Valentine’s Day ....more

A Year In Review and Simple Starter 6 to 10 and 11 to 15 Digital Scrapbook Templates

Another year has begun and I like to summarize the old before I move onto the new. I created the A Year In Review digital scrapbook templates to summarize my year in a newspaper style format. There are two templates in this set ....more

Project 365: It’s A Wrap on 2014

Happy New Year! As in years past, I am sharing all my Project 365 layouts for 2014. It was a year of ups and downs for my family of four but we ended on a high note and are looking to make 2015 awesome! ...more

Top 10 DIY Projects of 2014

2014 was a great year for Simply Kelly Designs. I had record sales for my digital scrapbooking products and my blog traffic increased 400% over the course of the year! I appreciate you taking the time to read my posts and interacting with me through social media ....more

Frequently Asked Questions About Project 365

I have been doing Project 365 since January 1, 2009. A few days ago I had breakfast with a friend. We talked about photos and I mentioned Project 365 ....more

Love Notes for Preschool or Kindergarten Teachers

For teacher gifts on Christmas, birthdays or teacher appreciation, I usually combine a gift card with a handmade gift. My son in in kindergarten and the students in his class are super sweet! I thought I would harness some of their sweetness into “love notes.” This project is made super simple by the use of Project Life journaling cards ....more