Monday, July 25, 2016


Hi there!
We are excited about our PS DT blog hop this week :)

(Summer Sampler, Power Rays Die, Waves Dies)

(Summer Sampler)

New study shows 59% of links shared on social media have never actually been clicked.

xxoo Kim

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Sunday Recap 7.24

Hello my friends:)

It's Savannah ----- below is everything you need to know what's going on here in PSland😉

Guess what??? Trav has helped me design and create another summer themed card for our July SUMMER challenge! He should enter the challenge! LOL!  😎 Get your creations linked up before the deadline {July 29th}.
Click HERE to play along or link up your creations below! Bring on the sun, heat, beach, sand, fish, palm trees, and MORE!

    Pretty simple post today:) I hope you will join in the fun with our July SUMMER challenge .. I also hope you have a fabulous week! Thanks for stopping by:) Be blessed! 

    Friday, July 22, 2016

    Our AUGUST designer is...

    Kim Sundermeyer 

    CONGRATS!!  I look forward to seeing what you create with our newest stamps and dies.  You rock!

    Here is the card that made me smile  :)
    (Palm Tree Die, Spiritual Sampler)
    A Michigan Police Officer bought a car seat for a man’s daughter instead of giving him a ticket.
    xx Kim


    (Thanks Word 2 Die)


    The human brain remains half awake when sleeping in a new environment for the first time.


    Wednesday, July 20, 2016


    Hello friends!
    Our guest designer for August will be chosen if you'd like to try out - here are the details

    (Summer Sampler)

    Mindy Baxter - da bomb!
    Visit her blog for a super cool tutorial!
    (Palm Tree Die, Summer Sampler)

    Pheasent Island is jointly owned by France and Spain, for six months alternatingly.

    xx Kim

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016


    (Summer Sampler)

    (Summer Sampler)

    Hackers broke into Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts in 2016. They say his password was “dadada”.


    Monday, July 18, 2016


    Happy Monday!!

    (Scripty Sayings, Surf & Turf)

    (Summer Sampler)

    Author and comic book writer Joe Hill was so determined to keep it a secret that he was Stephen King’s son, his own agent didn’t know for 10 years.

    xx Kim

    Sunday, July 17, 2016

    Sunday Recap 7.17

    Hello my friends:)

    It's Savannah and just in case you have missed something this past week... I've got all the PS scoop 😉!

    *******GUEST DESIGNER SEARCH ALERT******* Don't forget to link up your creations (even the ones that you make for our July challenge) and enter to be our Guest Designer for August! Click HERE or the graphic on the sidebar for more details! Deadline is THIS Wednesday, July 20!
    Don't forget to check out our CHRISTMAS in JULY SALE- click HERE for details and great savings on some holiday stamps/dies!
    I've created another summer themed card for our July SUMMER challenge! Trav says that he really likes the waves on this one- I tried to make the papers go from light to dark with a cream on the top to represent sand. Side note: Trav's really getting into our summer challenge😎
    Click HERE to play along or link up your creations below! Bring on the sun, heat, beach, sand, fish, palm trees, and MORE!

    And finally, I shared part 4 of my "Clip Decorations" video series this week on the Virtual Smooches blog! I made some mistakes while videoing... I blame my nerves ("live" videos get me every time! LOL!)! These bulldog clips are super easy to add flair and fun using PS dies! Click HERE to check it out and watch my video!!!
    Thanks for making it this far----> lots is going on with PS! Be sure to stop back by daily for more videos, tips, tricks, and inspiration! 

    Have a fabulous week! Thanks for stopping by:) Be blessed! 

    Friday, July 15, 2016



    (Get Outta Town stamps and dies)

    (Get Outta Town stamps and dies)

    In 2004 a lifeguard was swimming with his daughter when dolphins started circling them. He then noticed a shark beneath them. The shark was driven away by the dolphins.

    big smooches,

    Thursday, July 14, 2016

    Paper Smooches - PS Patrol - JULY 2016

    It's PS Patrol Day!

    holy adorableness batman!
    These pals are too dang cute - I love them :)

    This is a fantastic look!  I LOVE the dimension when die cuts are layered.
    Her choice of color and space is just awesome!!!

    I just love these pretty patterns and colors.  This card woudl surely bring a smile to anyone's face - even though it's about cleaning, LOL.

    Nonni did a fabulous job with the mirror stamp technique!  She watched the amazing video tutorial taught by Jennifer McGuire...if you haven't seen it, you should take the time to watch  Nonni, you did a great job!

    oh my gosh, tell me this is not the cutest scene!  It's adorable and super funny too!!

    Not only are trees and other plants interconnected, but trees will trade food between one another; a sick tree will transfer its energy stores to other healthy trees including trees of other species along with distress signals that may help other trees prepare themselves for trouble.

    xx Kim

    Wednesday, July 13, 2016


    (Summer Sampler)

    Mindy is back as our guest - super yay!
    Visit her blog for a tutorial :)
    (Summer Sampler, Cool Treats Dies, Fireworks Dies)

    After Nigel the English-speaking African grey parrot vanished from his owner’s California home for four years, making a return fairly unlikely, amazingly he not only returned but could now speak Spanish.

    xx Kim

    Tuesday, July 12, 2016


    (Streamers Dies, Summer Sampler, A Blessed Christmas)

    (Power Rays Die)

    NASA has 2 satellites chasing each other around the Earth tracking the distance between themselves to measure gravitational anomalies. Their nicknames are Tom & Jerry.

    x Kim

    Monday, July 11, 2016


    (Summer Sampler)

    (Summer Sampler)

    A pig named Lulu saved her owner’s life while the woman was having a heart attack. The pig heard the cries of pain, forced her way out of the yard, ran into the road and ‘played dead’ to stop the traffic. A driver stopped, the pig led him to the trailer, he heard the woman and called 911.