Project Life Tuesday: May Link-Up

by jessicaturner on May 6, 2014

Welcome to Project Life Tuesday 2014 If you are new to The Mom Creative, welcome. I hope you will stay awhile. I’m Jessica – wife to Matthew, mom to Elias, a silly and spirited five-year-old, and Adeline, a spunky two-year-old. I’m also a marketing professional, savvy deal finder, photo lover and memory keeper trying to […]


Review + Details on HOT Silhouette Sale (40% off!)

by jessicaturner on November 29, 2013

  If you read any craft, DIY or memory keeping blogs, you are probably familiar with the Silhouette.  The Silhouette is an incredible tool – it can literally cut just about anything. The kind folks at Silhouette recently sent me a Silhouette Cameo about a week ago and I spent part of our Thanksgiving at […]


Tips for Making the Quickest Scrapbook Ever

by jessicaturner on May 20, 2013

This weekend Elias had his end-of-season soccer party. I offered earlier last week to put together a little photo book for the coach. Just something simple, with a few photos of her coaching + some words. And then, I forgot about it until about 3 hours before the party. I quickly sent some photos to […]


Giveaway: The Ties That Bind

by jessicaturner on February 21, 2013

Today I am excited to share about a new Big Picture Classes class The Ties That Bind taught by my friend, the inspiring Stephanie Howell. If you don’t read her blog, you should. It is one of my must-reads. Not only is she incredibly creative and a scrapbooker (who I have admired for many years), […]


Becky Higgins Baby Kits: Available Now!

by jessicaturner on December 10, 2012

Hooray! Hooray! Just saw an Instagram that the Becky Higgins Baby Kits are now available. If you love the format of Project Life and have been wanting to do a baby album for your child’s first year, this is the way to go. I haven’t done a lick of scrapbooking for Adeline’s first year and […]


Layout a Day: Take the Challenge with Me!

by jessicaturner on April 1, 2012

I have not created a traditional scrapbook layout in at least a year and a half – since before I got pregnant with Adeline. Project Life this year has really kicked my mojo into high gear and I am loving playing with scrapbooking supplies and documenting our family’s story on a weekly basis. So I […]


Instagram Tips for Project Life

by jessicaturner on February 20, 2012

Pin It I saw an idea on Pinterest to use coin collecting pages for Instagram photos. I ordered a package and decided to try them out this week (you will see my full week on Project Life Tuesday tomorrow). Here are my tips for using these pages and instagrams in  your Project Life album. Tip […]


Spellbinders Post #2

by jessicaturner on November 20, 2010

Disqus seems overwhelmed by the comments in the Spellbinders post, so feel free to post here if you can’t make the below post work.


$500 Crafting Giveaway

by jessicaturner on November 19, 2010

Welcome to the second day of the Spellbinders™ Paper Arts Holiday Hoppin’ Blog Hop!  Spellbinders, along with Xyron are showcasing their newest products just in time for your Holiday crafting and gift giving.  Lots of creative ideas are in store, as well as prizes galore!   Each participating company has generously donated towards the prize package listed […]

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Lots of Layouts

by jessicaturner on October 11, 2010

Well, I haven’t scrapbooked much in the past four months (with the exception of those few 8×10 photo layouts and Project Life), but after receiving the new Basic Grey Curio line, my creative juices are in overdrive! I had so fun using this line with my Xyron adhesive. Here’s what I created. Thankful: I love […]