Black Friday Photography Sale on Say NO to Auto

What’s a Black Friday without a sale??? I thought I’d put my video workshop and e-books on HALF PRICE from now through Sunday night!Black Friday Photography Sale

For those of you that are unfamiliar with my books, I’ll give a brief intro, then show you where to learn more.… Continue Reading

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Amazon Giveaway

Though I’m not quite scrambling to grab presents yet, I’m THINKING about it, and making a mental plan, once again, to get shopping done early this year! I actually do have a few things in… Continue Reading

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Simple Steps to Memory Keeping with Project Life®

Welcome back Carrie, my photography contributor!  I’ve purchased Project Life over a year ago with plans to do something, and haven’t actually started yet, I’m excited about this post to jump start my excitement all… Continue Reading

Thanksgiving recipes and checklist
Everything you Need for Thanksgiving Dinner with Printable Checklist

I’m so excited to share this round up of Everything you Need for Thanksgiving Dinner with Printable Checklist!  A checklist is something that I’m excited to HAVE myself! Not only that, but I’ve found 3-5 different ideas for… Continue Reading

Holiday Wreath
Holiday Mason Jar Lid Wreath

Get into the Christmas spirit by making this Holiday Mason Jar Lid Wreath, so simple and fun, the kids might want to help, too! Hello, hello!  I love the holiday season, it is my favorite time… Continue Reading

Rudolf Reindeer Art

Rudolf the red-nosed Reindeer is an iconic Christmas character, sharing a great story about the reindeer that was overlooked, then saved the day! I love a good “under dog” story! I found this adorable unfinished mache… Continue Reading

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DIY Christmas Card Display

Hello friends! I am excited to be back at Capturing Joy sharing this fun DIY Christmas Card Display. It’s that time of year when our mailboxes become full of photo cards from our dear loved… Continue Reading

12 Picture Ideas using Ladders |
12 Picture Ideas Using Ladders

The height of family photo sessions are in full swing, and I thought I’d share some fun ideas using ladders. Check out 12 Picture Ideas Using Ladders. I’ve painted my wooden ladder from red to… Continue Reading

Printable Holiday Gift Tags
Printable Christmas Gift Tags

Download free Printable Christmas Gift Tags for wrapping your presents this holiday season. It’s the holiday season. The Christmas music is playing, your heater is running. You sit down to wrap all your carefully thought… Continue Reading

JOY jingle bells Christmas decoration
Jingle Bell “JOY” Letters decoration

This Jingle Bell “JOY” Letters decoration is such a fun and simple touch for your Christmas decor this year. Hi! I’m Jen and I blog at Elevate Everyday with my best friend Summer. I have 3 kids… Continue Reading

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Snowflake Almond Fudge

Who doesn’t love a little snowflakes in the winter? Especially if you’ve got kids who love Disney’s Frozen movie, this Snowflake Almond Fudge is a GREAT party idea!!! Us Texans think snow is pretty amazing… Continue Reading

Family Christmas Pictures at Home

It’s that time of year that families are trying to fit in a family photo session to get that perfect image for their holiday card and that can be stressful in figuring what to wear,… Continue Reading

Stocking Stuffers for Photographers

Hip hip hooray, have I got some fun Christmas ideas for you today! If you are shopping for someone who loves photography, I’ve got Stocking Stuffers for Photographers, from beginner, intermediate, and more professional ideas! I’ve… Continue Reading

Stocking Stuffers for Tween Girls

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! If you are shopping for pre-teens or TWEENS I’ve got a list of Stocking Stuffers for Tween Girls for you! I’ve also teamed up with a few fab friends with… Continue Reading

Easy and Beautiful Cranberry Orange Ginger Galette Recipe
Cranberry Orange Ginger Galette (Rustic Pie)

For something classy yet at little different at the Thanksgiving Dessert table this year, try a Cranberry Orange Ginger Galette. It’s a free-form pie, with all of the goodness of a regular pie, just easier!… Continue Reading

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Christmas Lunchbox Jokes

I’ve been sharing lunch jokes for two years now, and this is the 2nd edition of the Christmas Lunchbox jokes that I’ve got for you today! They have such a fun design, I can’t wait… Continue Reading

My Favorite Things by Kristen Duke at Capturing Joy. Blog Hop Giveaway.
My Favorite Things in 2014

Who wants to see some of my favorite things in 2014? I’m excited to share this FABULOUS giveaway, for the third year in a row! You want to see what I’m giving away?  It may… Continue Reading

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Patterned Reindeer Printables

Everyone is in holiday planning mode, and I wanted to share these Patterned Reindeer Printables that is the perfect centerpiece to your decor! Hi Capturing Joy readers! Did this year seem to just fly right… Continue Reading

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The Gift of Dishes: Christmas Neighbor Gift

A long time ago, I got this “gift of dishes” from a friend for Christmas, and loved the sentiment behind it, a night without dishes! Sometime after that, I made up a poem to then… Continue Reading

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Kids Activity Placemat for Thanksgiving Table

I’ve shared a handful of Thanksgiving goodness recently, and soon I’ll have Christmas, so I want to get in one last Thanksgiving share before I do. I thought it would be fun to share a Kids Activity… Continue Reading

Rice Krispie Treat
Triple Pumpkin Spice Krispie Treat Cake

Today is my oldest sons birthday, and I thought I’d share a recipe I made recently that he loved! (Check instagram for birthday pictures) I’ve had my share of picky eating around here, but for… Continue Reading

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Happy Halloween 2014

Happy Halloween! Here is our family last weekend at our church Fall Festival. I’m wearing the same thing I wore last year. One other costume was repeated from last year, but on a different person.… Continue Reading

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