MACKINAC ISLAND FUDGE SCRAPBOOK PAGES

To finish up our Mackinac Island Scrapbook series we wanted to have some fun with color and other charming elements of a Mackinac Island fudge shop.  As I have mentioned before, I think it is impossible and perhaps even illegal to leave Mackinac Island without purchasing and overindulging on fudge!  I mean with all the …

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LEGEND OF MACKINAC ISLAND SCRAPBOOK PAGES

This fun and simple layout with neutral color scheme and Mackinac Island made from torn paper is the perfect place to feature your Arch Rock and/or nature inspired photos from Mackinac Island.  This is the third set in our Mackinac Island Scrapbook series and offers a much more subtle look that focuses on Mackinac Island’s …

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HOW TO POUND FLOWERS 101- OUR COLORFUL ATTEMPT

Inspired by my mom’s beautiful blooming garden, we decided to try flower pounding – our attempt to hammer flowers until we have art.   In true Nana Lin fashion, my mom had everything set up for us including ice teas with fresh mint – what fun!  Our copycat Starbucks Vanilla Bean Frappuccinos would be a great addition to …

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PREPPY MACKINAC ISLAND SCRAPBOOK PAGES

Time to whip up some fun colorful scrapbook pages to feature your favorite Mackinac Island photos.  We had such fun designing this whimsical die cut collection to create and embellish the most stylish Mackinac Island scrapbook pages and projects.   *************************************************************** GATHER YOUR SUPPLIES… 2 – 12″ x 12″ yellow cardstock 1 – 12′” x 12″ …

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MACKINAC ISLAND FERRY SCRAPBOOK PAGES

Maybe it’s the patriotic part of me but I just love the classic look that red, white, and blue presents.  Featured here on our Mackinac Island Ferry Scrapbook Layout, gather just a few simple supplies and you will have a great patriotic 2 page layout ready for your favorite water front or Mackinac Island ferry photos.  So …

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HOW TO MAKE A STARBUCKS VANILLA BEAN FRAPPUCCINO

  Where do I start…refreshing, inexpensive, low calories, or just plain yummy?  This copycat Starbucks Vanilla Bean Frappuccino is all that!  We have had so much fun in the Joyful Daisy test kitchen fine tuning this recipe!  Our copycat version of Starbuck’s Vanilla Bean Frappuccino has only four ingredients, or five when you top it off …

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MACKINAC ISLAND CLIP ART COLLECTION & PROJECT SHOWCASE

  I am so excited to officially release our latest scrapbooking collection featuring 55 fun Mackinac Island die cuts, titles, and tags with 2 additional bonus files!  In addition, I am also super excied to share our first PROJECT SHOWCASE!  The first of every month I plan to bring you an exciting new digital art collection, as well as, a new …

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Mackinac Island Photos Keepsake- Create a Stand Up Mini Scrapbook

  Create your best Mackinac Island Souvenir with your five favorite vacation photos and our stand up scrapbook!  This is so simple yet so cute!  Don’t keep all your photos in albums or left on your phone!  Print out your favorite five Mackinac Island photos, grab some paper and glue, and take an hour to …

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NANA LIN’S BEST GARDENING TIP

My mom is very excited to share her best garden tip this year that has made her gardening a little more fun and efficient this summer!  Are you ever gardening, you set down your garden tools and then spend the next hour looking for them when very often they are right under your nose?!  Well …

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Exploding Pop Up Mackinac Island Scrapbook

As I have said before, I just cannot get enough of this exploding scrapbook project, whether I am making one in a new theme for myself or another gift.  So I thought I would share with you how to make an exploding scrapbook featuring three basic pop ups and our new Mackinac Island Scrapbook Clip …

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Fruit Smoothie Recipes

Whether you are looking for a great healthy snack or a quick refreshing meal replacement, I am willing to bet you will love my family’s favorite fruit smoothie recipes!  We usually just throw a bunch of our favorite things in a Magic Bullet cup, blend for a few seconds, and then top of with a …

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