Digital Project Life : Week Forty-Three

After three of four weeks of posting 6-10 days late, here I am at Week 43 posting four days before Tuesday. Here’s to being motivated! (Or here’s to having free time again. Or maybe it’s here’s to having a house full of people that go to bed at 7pm on a Saturday night so what else am I going to do but scrapbook?!! It’s really any or all of the above….)

This week came together so easily. Bought a new kit that I really loved working with, and had a lot of great photos of the girls enjoying the fall. We even had our first show of flurries this week too, but I couldn’t get a picture of it to come out with my iphone. I was going to notate it somewhere here within the layout but I just ran out of room. I have a feeling that next week will be just as fun/fast to put together–it will be Halloween after all!

Left Side:

I am back to posting big this week. I loved the page too much to make it little:) For the first time I used a 4×6 in it’s entirety in the title card spot–love that. And the subway words brush? Love love love! I have quite a few of them, even one for Halloween next week. I love everything Karen Lewis does, so if you’ve never seen her work I urge you to check it out.

The rest of the page is made up of impromptu leaf parties, Holly showing off her birthday shirt, and a picture and description of her party. Come to think of it, her birthday party was actually part of week 42 wasn’t it? Oh well….it doesn’t matter! I can’t keep everything straight anymore…and years from now, when I look at this, I am sure I won’t remember that my  “Project Life Weeks” ran Sunday-Saturday!

Right Side:

This page shows some of the fun Holly and I had at the Pumpkin Patch today, us at her preschool’s “moms and muffins” event, plus some random going-ons at the house. We subscribe to, and I have to say I highly recommend it. I Love everything they send and Holly is super excited to get the green box every month with the crafts inside. This month it was shadow puppets, and she had so much fun putting on a show for us with them. (And I am once again impressed with the low-light capabilities of my camera–love how this picture turned out!)

An every day thing I captured were the cookie wafers she always leaves after she eats Oreos. I was getting ready to clean the table and realized that I had never taken a picture of what she doesn’t eat…and since my camera was sitting on the kitchen counter I grabbed a shot. Too funny, and something that I know I would forget if I didn’t get a record of it.

The biggest hit of Holly’s party, and just around the house shenanigans, is Justin’s Halloween mask. This thing is SCARY looking in person, and Holly just loves it! At her party the kids just loved to be chased round and round the yard and in the house–I can’t wait to see the reactions when Justin wears it Wednesday night.

That’s a wrap folks. Off to upload some pages to Shutterfly and watch some TV from the week. Hopefully this week I can begin posting about the 30+ photo sessions I had in the months of September and October, I have so much to share!


Project Life is a product and a system created by Becky HigginsIt can be anything you want it to be. To learn more about Project Life check out Becky’s Website. The pieces used in my album are available through Jessica Sprague here. If you live outside the US check Becky’s site for more information on sources. View all my posts about Project Life here.



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  • Brandi - Love your layouts! Can you please tell me where you got the fall journaling cards? Thanks for sharing~ReplyCancel

  • libbywilko - Must totally admit I like seeing your pages big… I think I’d prefer a blur of the journalling if its private and still see the photos and design big. Love your creativity and the photos of the fun in the leaves. Thanks for sharing your pages with us.ReplyCancel

  • Lisa J - I ♥ your spread this week.
    That apron shot is TOO CUTE!
    I also ♥ how you included the subway word art.
    I agree w/ the big pages…they look much better that way! 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Cerise - Beautiful layout. Love the photos of the kids playing in the leaves. I really want to get my boys a kiwi crate subscription. I’ve heard nothing but good things.ReplyCancel

  • Kelli W - I *love* the full 4×6 for the date card – it’s such a great photo! I’m jealous of all the beautiful fall colors you get to photograph 🙂 Where I live we don’t really get much “fall”ReplyCancel

  • Jessica - I just found your blog from Pinterest – love your work – photographs, composition, the whole 9 yards. I try digital project life but mine look nothing like your’s, dang it – I blame it on my unwillingness to use/learn/buy PS 🙂

    Just wanted to say that you should really consider submitting your name for Becky’s creative team – I’d vote for you!

    Your kids are super precious. Thanks for sharing!ReplyCancel

    • admin - Thank you Jessica! I actually did submit my stuff to her yesterday–I am keeping my fingers crossed:)ReplyCancel

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