4 Unexpected Benefits of Knitting and Crochet

Knitting and crochet have always been popular crafts (hi fives for crochet) but it seems there has been an upswing in popularity in recent times, and there’s no sign interest will wane anytime soon, according to  lifelong craftswoman and craft/crime author Betty Hechtman. “Pinterest and Etsy are two of the hottest websites online today, and […]

No more scrapbook alphabet frustrations!

Digital Scrapbooking freebie below! I reckon alphabets are one of the major frustrations of scrapbooking! You know how it goes. You’ve completed a gorgeous scrapbook layout and you need just the right letters to make your title. You go to your alphabet stash and either you don’t have any with the right look and feel […]

Reports of our death have been greatly exaggerated

Hello World. It’s good to be back. Scraps of Mind has been having a terrible time over the last four months. The server was hacked and we discovered that the back-ups were corrupted. So that meant that the site had to be rebuilt from scratch. Well Scraps of Mind has been around for seven years. […]

Scrapbooking recipes for iPads

Question 1: Do you use an iPad or other brand tablet? Question 2: Do you use it in the kitchen? The iPad/tablet has jumped into our lives in the last few years with people from all walks of life and age demographics succumbing to the lure of the portable, instant, shareable photo album. But there are many […]

Recovering your Scrapbooking Mojo

  Are you finding it a bit of a struggle to get back into your scrapbooking? The holiday season is over (well, not so much in Australia as it’s our Summer here) and your scrapbooking routine flew out the window over the last couple of months. And now you’re thinking you should be getting back […]