Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Hello Again! Do You Remeber Me?


Oh dear!  I cannot believe that I've been gone for so long, sweet friends! But I have a really good excuse... this little guy! 
Yes, I'm mama to 4 little men now!  And they keep me quite busy.  This little one's name is Finn.  He is 5 months old now and he is delightful and so very sweet!  

With this new little guy arriving,  I am reminded more than ever that I want to start recording our memories and keeping our photos with them , but scrapbooking can be so time consuming.  I love the type of artistic journals that the fabulous Corey Moortgat has created for her babies, but I know I'm probably not going to be able to fit that kind of time in anytime soon.  So I've decided to try Project Life, but my way.  I'm not going to try to record every single day or week like some people do, but I just want to use that simple and easy style of slipping journal cards and photos into sleeves so I have a chance of actually getting it done. 

 I'm trying to gather ideas on how to make it my own.  There is a lot of good inspiration on Pinterest, maybe too much. I love Pinterest, but it can also be overwhelming. I have been gathering the supplies I need and hopefully I can find a space to create in  this little house. Maybe I can squeeze in a spot somewhere between all the computers and toys. If only this baby would take longer naps. It's hard to nap when you have 3 loud older brothers!

Have any of you tried Project Life or something similar?  I would love to hear about your experiences and see your work.

Michelle xoxo

13 comments:

Cindy said...

Congratulations! Little Finn is adorable. As a lady with a house full of guys, I hope you train them all to spoil you like crazy! Being a Mom is the best! Have fun!

Cindy
CynthiasVintageInVA

Kim said...

It's great to see a new post from you Michelle. And it was wonderful seeing your reason for not having posted for so long. Your little Finn is totally adorable. I wish you luck with your Project Life goal. I think its a great idea for a busy mom like you. I love the concept myself but I am not a picture taker or scrapbooker myself, so it's not likely something I will ever try myself. I can just admire everyone else's Project Life creativity from afar.

Take care...

Kim

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Val said...

Ah! Here you are again! Congraulations on another beautiful baby boy! :)

Love and Best Wishes, ♥

Val

Blessed Serendipity said...

Oh my goodness Finn is adorable! Nice to see a post from you today!

xo Danielle

Corey Moortgat said...

Michelle, that's so funny! When you made a mention in your email about four boys to take care of, I assumed you meant your three boys and your husband, since I knew you didn't have four! Guess I was wrong!! Congratulations, and I can't wait to hear what you think about Project Life!

Jennifer Schmitz said...

Congradulations. Finn is adorable!

Pink Roses and Teacups said...

Hello Michelle! Nice to see you posting again. Your little guy is sweet. Now you have to add his picture too! I tried once more for a boy, now I have 3 girls. :) I'm done now, but I am blessed, and I am sure you are also! congrats!

Debbie

Faye said...

So that's whats been keeping you so busy! Congratulations on the new baby boy! nice to see you drop by my blog today. Have a lovely week!

Karin said...

Michelle! He is so adorable! I can't believe I am so far behind on so many blogs. Now that Google reader is gone I don't even know where to start! Hope all is well....Karin

lindaharre said...

Michelle.....your little bundle of smiles is delightful! Thank you for commenting on my son's birthday post. We have 6 children and Chris has been the primary caregiver for some years now! So glad to hear that you have Kyle! They make life so much easier :)

Marina GRINCHUK said...

Congratulations! He is such a cute baby:)

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