Mixed Media artist in the HOUSE!

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

Today we’ll go short on words and heavy on photos, how ’bout that?  Anna (my 13 year old) took a mixed media, fashion collage art camp last week and ever since it’s been a mixed media art explosion here in the Pooler Household.  We have tons of art supplies in …

1800 Miles…

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

we put on the van this year for our summer vacation!  I’m originally from Upstate NY (Rochester area) and we haven’t been up to visit in the summer in a long time!  We decided to take the kiddos up there and hit lots of fun stuff along the way. First …

Does UPS Deliver…

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

Hurricane Andrea is dumping some serious rain on Raleigh (and lots of other places!) today!   The backyard is just about ready for us to take a swim. UPS is out for delivery on my package today…my brand spankin’ new Stampin’ Up goodies.  Do you think this crazy town rain …

Stamping at Archiver’s

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

I hope you had a great weekend!  We sure did.  It was a great mix of family, friends, relaxing and crafting! One highlight of my weekend was Saturday night.  Vicki and I went to Archiver’s (if you’re not familiar with it, it’s a fabulous scrapbooking and stamping store) for a …

Time to create…

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

  that’s what it’s supposed to be and with a few distractions today (including a friend texting me to say a skirt that I’ve been looking for is now at Ross and there is only ONE LEFT so I’d better hurry!), I haven’t gotten as much crafting done as I’d …

What to do…

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

What are you doing today?  If it’s not too exciting, come on over to my Stamping Studio!  I could use some help!  I’m going through months, if not years of cards…most of them are ones I’ve made for my blog and not given away. You might know that I make …

Stampin’ Up Fiji Incentive Trip

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

I’ve had a few days to recover now from our trip half way around the world to Fiji.  I’ll never forget the day I found out the Stampin’ Up Incentive Trip was going to be Fiji.  I bounced around the house for two days saying, “We’re going to FIJI!  FIJI!!! …

Stampin’ Up incentive Trip to Fiji

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

Hey, friends! I am back from Fiji!  I’m super tired – our return trip started out with an overnight flight (Fiji – LAX), then 9 hours in LAX, then another overnight flight to Raleigh – I’m sure you can imagine that I’m feeling pretty out of it right now. I …

Let’s get personal.

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

It’s a whirlwind of activity here at the Pooler house with the littles being tracked out of school right now.  Yesterday I pretty much took the day off and we were buuu-sy! A couple months ago, Alana qualified for “First in Fitness” for Standing Long Jump. To be honest, I …

Hello from the Big Apple!

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

  Hey friends!  Just wanted to drop a quick note to say hello.  My mom and I took Anna to NYC to celebrate her 13th birthday and we are having a ball!  Rockettes, FAO Swartz, American Girl Store, Harry Potter Exhibit, NY Style pizza, Times Square, Rockefeller Center…and we’ve only …

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Catherine Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Pooler Family…Randall, Catherine, Anna, Alana and Eva. We appreciate you joining me here on the blog, on youtube, on facebook and especially to our friends on StampNation! I wish you a wonderful couple of days filled with friends, family, peace and health.   …

Handmade Holidays

Catherine Christmas, Gallery, Pooler Shenanigans, Projects

  I hope everyone had an amazing weekend!  Ours was filled with friends, family, decorating for the holidays and TONS of crafting.  We had a ball! Even Eva and daddy got crafty!  They watched a video from StampNation and made little Christmas boxes for the invitation for their Y Princess …