My 2016 book of memories is here!

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Scrapbook Your Year with Cathy Zielske.

Last week, the album I spent all of 2016 assembling finally arrived fresh from the printer and into my eager hands. And yep, I am in love. The album is exactly what I’d hoped for: a year in the life that is both comprehensive and easily digested. 50 pages of memories is exactly my cup of tea, ladies. And I have a … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMy 2016 book of memories is here!

Scrapbook Your Year, December 2016 Pages

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Cathy Zielske's simple method to documenting your year one month at a time.

And just like that, I have wrapped up one year of my life in a scrapbook for 2016. (Okay, not just like that—it did take a full year of living, right?) But I have completed one year using my simplified approach to documenting life, one month and four pages at a time. Here are my pages for December 2016. I … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year, December 2016 Pages

Scrapbook Your Year—November 2016 pages (plus the e-course sale begins today!)

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Scrapbook Your Year with Cathy Zielske.

Today I’m sharing my November pages from my year-long album project, but the other cool thing? Now that is December, I’m putting the Scrapbook Your Year e-course on sale for 10% off through January 10th, 2017. If you’re thinking of trying my approach for 2017, why not save on the registration fee today? My book is coming along so nicely and … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—November 2016 pages (plus the e-course sale begins today!)

Scrapbook Your Year—October 2016 Pages

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Scrapbook Your Year, how to document your life one month at a time in 30 photos or less, is now open for registration. Click through to learn more.

You know what feels good to me as a Keeper of the Memories in 2016? Getting one month documented in an hour or less. Aw yeah, ladies. Today I’m sharing my October pages for my year-long project, courtesy of the Scrapbook Your Year e-course. This simplified, stream-lined approach has really helped me to live my motto of Taking the Crap … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—October 2016 Pages

Scrapbook Your Year—September 2016 Pages

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Scrapbook Your Year is a monthly approach to telling the stories of your life with simplicity, focus and minimal elegance. Click through to learn more about this scrapbooking approach.

Ahhh, September. What a fine month you were and today I’m sharing my monthly pages created with the Scrapbook Your Year approach. Number of photos taken in September: 249 Number of photos used on these pages: 26 September saw some big things. Really big things. Aidan headed back to school for her junior year, this year going back as a seasoned Ole which … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—September 2016 Pages

Scrapbook Your Year—August 2016 Pages

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Scrapbook Your Year, how to document your life one month at a time in 30 photos or less, is now open for registration. Click through to learn more.

This is the first month of my year-long project wherein I simply finished living the month and then sat down for an hour and scrapbooked it. That’s because I hadn’t even started documenting my year in this format until June and it turns out, it actually works like a charm. And I would like to say for the record that … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—August 2016 Pages

Scrapbook Your Year—July 2016 Pages

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And with today’s post, it’s official: I’m caught up with my year-long album project! It’s funny how when you buy into not having to save it all that you can complete pages quickly, without much stress and the result will be just the right amount of detail from life. Or at least that is my experience with this approach! Number … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—July 2016 Pages

Scrapbook Your Year—June 2016

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Scrapbook Your Year, how to document your life one month at a time in 30 photos or less, is now open for registration. Click through to learn more.

Let’s get back to 2016, shall we? As I continue my page sharing this week, today I feature June 2016. I would be remiss not to remind you that as of June 1, I had nothing done on this album. Nothing. Nada. Zilch. True, I had the idea to teach Scrapbook Your Year and was working on the course outline, … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—June 2016

Scrapbook Your Year—April + May 2016 pages

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Scrapbook Your Year, how to document your life one month at a time in 30 photos or less, is now open for registration. Click through to learn more.

The page sharing continues today with pages from April and May of this year. Let’s jump in, shall we? Number of photos taken in April: 646 (Note: high numbers can mean only one thing: ultimate frisbee tournaments.) Number of photos used for these pages: 26 Do you use social media tags for documenting your year? I rely on the kindness of my … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—April + May 2016 pages

Scrapbook Your Year—March 2016

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Scrapbook Your Year, how to document your life one month at a time in 30 photos or less, is now open for registration. Click through to learn more.

And the page fest continues today with my pages from March! Number of photos taken in March: 471 Number of photos used for these pages: 26 March was a big month. I turned 50. Two other Zielskes had birthdays. My best friend from Seattle showed up to surprise me. I launched my CZ Stamps business. Good times, people. Repeat after … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year—March 2016