The day is here

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Tonight she graduates from high school. I wanted to have something really touching and deep to post on this day, but right now I’m just going to let it sink in and write more about it next week. Today is not about me. What an amazing ride it’s been so far. It has exceeded all of my expectations. Every single … Read More

Cathy ZielskeThe day is here

Scrapbook layouts: introducing Hybrid Helpers for Hybrid People

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I made two layouts on National Scrapbook Day. (Okay, I started two layouts on National Scrapbook Day.) I finished them up last week and created a new series of digital templates designed for people who say, “Hey, I have a computer but I also like to make more traditional pages.” You know who you are: you are Hybrid People. No, … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook layouts: introducing Hybrid Helpers for Hybrid People

This is happening (and by ‘this’ I am referring to my eldest child going to college next year)

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The reality is setting in: Aidan will be going to college in the Fall. And following a weekend road trip to Illinois, it looks like she will be going to college roughly 6-1/2 hours away. We could not be more excited for her. But it’s gonna hurt just a little. Okay, who am I kidding? It’s gonna hurt a lot. … Read More

Cathy ZielskeThis is happening (and by ‘this’ I am referring to my eldest child going to college next year)

Planning a Senior Grad Party? I can help with that

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Your first-born child is graduating from high school in just over three months. You: a) Ask your husband to have his vasectomy reversed and try for Number 3. b) Spend a few hours daily in the fetal position on the floor of said child’s room, softly moaning in pain as you rock back and forth. c) Stop the pity party … Read More

Cathy ZielskePlanning a Senior Grad Party? I can help with that

A project (or two) that I love

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I’ve made no secret that I’m a huge fan of Artifact Uprising. I love their products. I love their aesthetic. I love their commitment to the environment. I love their mission of making these images of our lives tangible. I’ve made a handful of books with them (you can read a review I wrote here), and I feel like every … Read More

Cathy ZielskeA project (or two) that I love

Hybrid Layout: Senior Photos

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I had the distinct pleasure of watching my dear friend Margie Scherschligt of Margie Photo take pictures of my senior girl over the weekend. We battled potential rain and definite cold, but I think the photos are going to be absolutely awesome. I trailed behind with coffee and my iPhone, letting Margie do her thing. I loved that Aidan was … Read More

Cathy ZielskeHybrid Layout: Senior Photos