Don’t worry if you forgot, Facebook will remember for you!

 A few nights ago I found myself aimlessly searching around Facebook. I came across my profile page and I started looking through the photos section. Honestly, I don’t think I have ever done this before, almost a decade into my relationship with Facebook I realized that every photo I was ever tagged in was hiding in this album. Yes, that may sound hard to believe, but for me Facebook is a method of communication, not a storage site. I have never felt the need before now to go through my own or anyone else’s Facebook albums and photos.

But I am glad I did….wow there was a treasure trove of photos I didn’t even remember taking and events I totally forgot I was involved in. Facebook never forgets apparently, every event and every photo was sitting there all along. I found some great photos, including one of my son and my friend’s son at her wedding from a photobooth. It was so adorable I knew I had to scrap it….

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They were so cute in this picture. I had a lot of product still from Crate Paper’s Boy’s Rule line and I loved the cartoony background and drawings in the main paper. I was also inspired to colour it in a bit with some pastel pencils for added interest and just because I felt like colouring ( I blame Indigo for this…they tweeted earlier today about “adult colouring books” and about how relaxing they can be…I bought the hype).

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For my journaling I had decided I wanted to have a printed typewriter font and that I wanted to print on a Project Life style journaling card. I do this all the time and its pretty easy to do. I just type in MS word whatever I want to print using the ruler as  guideline to ensure it fits within a 3 x 4 space. Then I print it on plain paper and hold the journaling card in front of the plain paper to see where I want to line it up. Once I have the right spot, I put some repositionable adhesive on the back of the plain paper and put it back into the printer and print it again. It’s not the most exact way, I know, but it is faster than other methods and I haven’t had an instance yet when it didn’t print correctly.

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Have you scrolled through your photos on Facebook lately??? Find any treasures??? You may be surprise that you forgot what’s in there!!!

Sarah

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