About Me

“I’ve admitted the addiction and I’m in a great 12×12 step program…”

I am obsessed with scrapbooking and I know you are too! I think about it, talk about it, and do it any chance I get. I love to shop as much as I love to crop. My blog has: product reviews, show reviews, scrapbook organization, my shopping finds, and just general scrapbook topics. There are so many scrap blogs out there where the author journals about their life and shares their pages. I wanted my blog to be a little different. Hope you enjoy!

Feel free to e-mail me: scrapbookobsession(at)gmail(dot)com
Shop with me @ http://memory-works.com

26 Comments on About Me

  1. Eileen
    June 12, 2008 at 8:19 am (6 years ago)

    GASP! I’m SO HONORED. OMG!

    LOVE YOUR BLOG! Wow, you’re a real rock star.

    Don’t stop believin’!

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  2. lilaccitydesigns
    June 12, 2008 at 6:25 pm (6 years ago)

    So this is who you are…LOL.

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  3. Orked
    June 24, 2008 at 8:40 am (6 years ago)

    hello! i’m fatin from Brunei Darussalam, a sultanate situated in Asia. I just found your blog and i find it very very very interesting. It’s a good contribution of scrapbooking ideas too. I have not begin scrapbooking yet because I wasn’t sure where to start. but now, i just can’t wait to start scrapbooking. thanks to you! from now on, i will be checking on your blog for latest ideas. bye!

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  4. Bren (grammy-b)
    July 11, 2008 at 5:13 pm (6 years ago)

    I stumbled on your site by googling some weird scrappy thing.. LOL.. and read for a while… before I realized..hey.. I know her !! I love your blog… good stuff.. funny !! You’re a treat!! B

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  5. Drea
    August 7, 2008 at 6:40 am (6 years ago)

    Love your blog my dear!!

    You Rock!!

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  6. scrappysuzz
    September 5, 2008 at 10:35 pm (6 years ago)

    Just found your site last week. Googled scrapbook organization. I spent all week reading and catching up! Love your site, very witty! Nice to know that my scrapbook addiction is not as bad as I thought!! But I think I’m catching up. (I’ve been to Mike’s four times this week :) !!!!

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  7. Jan
    January 20, 2009 at 9:52 am (6 years ago)

    I need the information you are providing. New to this whole thing….it’s overwhelming! Need help just getting started. I find myself buying, buying and buying some more and not producing. Taken 2 basic classes. Appreciate your contribution and the different style of blog you have available to us. Keep up the good job…it’s endless the possibilities.

    Thanks,
    Jan

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  8. Lara
    February 8, 2009 at 5:37 am (6 years ago)

    Love the quote!!! 12×12 step program…too funny!!! Your blog is awesome….must go read more!!!!

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  9. kaya
    March 27, 2009 at 11:44 am (6 years ago)

    hi,
    I am so addicted that I operate the only scrapbook studio in the city of mumbai. am visiting manhattan and stumbled on you blog in my search for stores in manhattan where I can purchase supplies. any tips . please email

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  10. bonnierose
    May 25, 2009 at 6:34 pm (5 years ago)

    ADDICTED. ?
    OH YEAH me too.. LOL
    sbing and papercrafting, bring it on baby!
    I have a sb studio in my home, and it’s never big enuf, why is that?

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  11. Milly
    August 7, 2009 at 9:53 am (5 years ago)

    Hey, recently found your blog while surfing and I absolutely LOVE it. It is a little different from other blogs in that it gives more outside info on new products, etc. that not all blogs do. Nyway, just wanted to say thanks for being here. ~Milly

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  12. Melissa Johnson
    February 4, 2010 at 3:04 pm (5 years ago)

    Love that new MW kit – Project Life? whatever it is…might just have to splurge on it! thanks for all the great stuff you put up!

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  13. Lils
    February 23, 2010 at 10:47 pm (5 years ago)

    Hi! I just have to say that I absolutely love your blog!!! I always look forward to reading about your shopping trips and seeing the goodies you find (I just had to go out and buy the Songbird paper stack from Mike’s when you wrote about it – thanks so much – ’cause I love it!). Keep up the awesome work!

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  14. Aubrey
    April 15, 2010 at 10:56 am (5 years ago)

    Very nice stuff on here! I will be checking in often to be inspired. Maybe you can stop by my site and see what I am up to and possible be inspired too!

    ~~Aubrey~~

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  15. Timmiria
    May 20, 2010 at 9:42 pm (4 years ago)

    Gypsy – to buy or not to buy? Help! I read your September 2009 blog on the Gypsy and need to know, desperately need to know, if you purchased one? I currently own the Expression and really like portability of the Gypsy and the additional features (welding). However, the product reviews range from far left to far right. You either hate or love it and I have no idea what to do. Haters are upset that once a cartridge is loaded it can never be loaded on another Gypsy (even if yours breaks or is stolen), they also talk about small screen and no instructions. Lovers boast on being able to create pages while sitting in school car lines, welding letters and search functions. So tell me, did you buy? Do you think provo craft will come out with new model in the near future? Please advice, what to do – but Gypsy or invest in the market? Remember, stocks are low!

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  16. Karen Moore
    May 28, 2010 at 10:27 am (4 years ago)

    Wow … I’ve been enjoying your blog for ages and LOVE it! Just made the connection that you’re the same person I talked to yesterday. How fun is that?!!! I SO relate to your comment about being in a great 12 x 12 step program.

    Hugs, from your new friend in TX,
    Karen

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  17. Amy
    June 7, 2010 at 1:35 pm (4 years ago)

    Hi Erika,

    Well I was just browsing the internet and I came across Memory Works….and I most say WOW!!! I love their products. I pretty much fell in love with everything :) So how does ordering work? I’m also thinking about signing on, so if I do I will definitely use your number. Well hope to hear from you soon.

    Amy

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  18. Suzy
    June 27, 2010 at 9:43 pm (4 years ago)

    What an outstanding blog!!!! I’m wanting to downsize & organize — so overwhelmed with my scrapping ‘stuff’. Looking forward to following your blog.

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  19. oneredsock
    July 1, 2010 at 3:53 pm (4 years ago)

    Hi, just thought I’d stop and say hello and let you know how much I’m looking forward to reading more on your blog, and finding out more about the Memory Works too.
    Am signing up for email updates now! Thanks for writing :)

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  20. Marjorie
    July 7, 2010 at 8:29 pm (4 years ago)

    Thank you so much. I wanted to know what the Cricut Circle was all about and you answered my question. I love your blog. Marjorie

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  21. Jenilee
    November 10, 2010 at 6:34 pm (4 years ago)

    I really enjoyed reading your article on Nancy O’Dell Collaborating with Creative Memories…

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  22. Eileen
    November 19, 2011 at 8:13 am (3 years ago)

    I’ve been considering this for awhile, but would like the real nuts-n-bolts of the costs and income potential before biting the bullet. I already have a full-time job and am a wife and mother, so I don’t have the time to be a daily blogger etc…..

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  23. Jaimie Raskin
    September 14, 2014 at 3:01 pm (2 months ago)

    Love your site! Came here through Pinterest. I am a graphic designer who is also very addicted to memory keeping, PL and Smashing. I recently began designing “printables” and currently sell them in my ETSY shop. I would love it if you would visit my web site and click on the link to see my journal cards. I send out freebies every Monday via newsletter so be sure to subscribe!!
    Not sure if you have guest posters but would love to do a blog entry for you…a featured blog or site would be great, too!!
    Thank you,
    Jaimie Raskin – Time Travel Designs

    Reply

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