Author Archives: Natalie

Finding Hope Challenge: Day 6 Music

Hello! In today’s video, I create a spread in my Finding Hope journal all about the music that lifts my spirits. I hope you enjoy it! xxx

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Finding Hope Challenge: Days 1 – 5 Flip-Through

Hello! In today’s video, I flip-through the first five days in my Finding Hope Journal and explain why and how I made each spread. Thanks for stopping by! xxx

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WRAP: Wellness Recovery Action Plan – Day One

Hello! I have just returned home from the first day of a four day course on Wellness Recovery Action Planning, and I thought I’d share some of my thoughts about it – before I forget them! I’ve been attending Recovery … Continue reading

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Finding Hope Challenge: Day 1 Colours

Hello! In today’s video, I create a page in my Finding Hope journal all about my favourite colours. Thanks for stopping by! xxx

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Your Hope Bank

Hello again! So, if you’re thinking of joining in the ‘2019 Finding Hope Challenge’, what kind of ‘Hope Bank’ are you going to make? I thought it would be good if we could think of as many different ideas as … Continue reading

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Scrapping Out Loud: The Good Stuff

Hello! In today’s video, I create an A4 scrapbook layout using the July kit from Turtle Crafts UK. I hope you enjoy it! xxx

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The Finding Hope Challenge 2019

Hello! Today I’m launching the @crafting.out.loud Finding Hope Challenge 2019. For detailed info, please watch my YouTube video below, but the basics are as follows: over the course of July we’re going to journal about all the things that give … Continue reading

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Planning Out Loud: July 2019

Hello! Today, I am setting up my monthly logs for July 2019, using the stunning Mermazing kit from EllieBeth Designs UK. Thanks for stopping by! xxx

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How the Light Gets In: A Talk On Creativity and Recovery

Hello, lovely friends! It’s Monday morning, and I’m just back from the EllieBeth Designs UK Annual Event where I gave a talk called ‘How the Light Gets In’. It was about the role that creativity has played in my recovery … Continue reading

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This Week On YouTube: 15 – 22 June 2019

Hello, lovely friends! This week on YouTube, I shared three videos that you might like to watch. On Sunday, I shared the making of two Fathers Day cards. On Wednesday, I showed you how I created some artist trading coins … Continue reading

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