Tuesday, August 22, 2017


(Wavy Pattern Die)

The largest purchase ever made on an Amex Black Card was for US$170 million and was made by Chinese billionaire Liu Yiqian, earning him and his family free first class travel for the rest of their lives.

xo Kim

Monday, August 21, 2017


Hello friends!  I hope you have a terrific week!
Our PS DT blog hop is this Thursday, so please stay tuned...
here's a HUGE hint...any PLANNERS out there?

(Wavy Wishes Icons Dies, Wavy Pattern Dies)

(Unicorn Die, Wavy Pattern Die, 3D Cross Die)

NASA is proposing to cool the Yellowstone super volcano by drilling down 10km into the super volcano and pumping in water at a high pressure. They then plan to use the extracted heat as a resource for power.

xx Kim

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Sunday Recap 8.20

Hello, friends!

Savannah here today to share a quick post and update on what you need to know about Paper Smooches:

1. Click HERE for a giveaway that Kim's sponsoring worth $72 over on the All Free Paper Crafts blog. WOW!

2. Click HERE for our July/August monthly challenge- we are continuing with the theme ANYTHING GOES!!!!!!!! Deadline: August 28th

3. Kim welcomed her grandson, Sawyer, on August 10th--- check out THIS post for details and a super adorable photo of the two of them! ❤️❤️❤️

4. THESE Paper Smooches stamps and dies are retiring this month! Be sure to check out the sale on them. 

Thanks so much for stopping by! I hope you will join in the fun for our search and monthly challenge!! Be sure to stop by daily for more inspiration from the DT. Be blessed ❤️

ps... I'm STILL in the process of moving/unpackign! My craft studio will not be ready until mid-September. Hopefully I will have time to create and share projects this coming week :)

Friday, August 18, 2017


I hope you have an awesome weekend <3

(Wavy Wishes Icons Dies, Spectrum)

(Unicorn Die, Magical Sampler)

Spacesuits take 5,000 hours to make and cost around $1 million.


Thursday, August 17, 2017

something fun...

Hey there
Just wanted to let you know that there is a Paper Smooches giveaway going on over at the All Free Paper Crafts Blog  You could win a Paper Smooches prize worth $72.00 retail. Check it out HERE

If you haven't seen the new video that Jennifer McGuire created using our Cross Stitch Die...you won't want to miss it.  If you don't already have our Cross Stitch Die...I have a whole bunch of them...you will find them HERE.You can see Jennifer's video HERE.  She has a giveaway as well :)
...and a heads up about our Dots & Dashes Dies stock.  We expect more to arrive on or before August 24th.

Our SEPTEMBER 2017 Guest Designer Is...


BIG congrats to you!
I love her coloring and the clean design - swoon!
This is the darling card that caught my eye:
(My Guy, Dots & Dashes Dies)

In 2008, Italy spent $65,000,000 to bail out the Parmesan cheese industry.

xx Kim

Wednesday, August 16, 2017


(Wavy Wishes stamps and dies, Wavy Pattern Die)

Jodi Amidei created this super cool holiday card...
(Wavy Wishes, Wavy Pattern Die)

H&R Block once discovered that their own taxes were too complex for them to manage.

xx Kim

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Paper Smooches - AUGUST 2017 retired products

Hello friends!

Paper Smooches is a family owned business that operates from our home.  
It's time to retire some of our products to free up space for future products.

TWO stamps and TWO dies will be retired on the 15th day of the month.
You can find out about our retired products through our newsletter and blog.

You will find our retired products at our clearance page
  If you visit our clearance page and do not see an item that we have retired,
that item is out of stock and is no longer available.

The sale starts now
When they are gone, they will not be restocked.

We always offer FREE shipping for US orders over $50.
Our International shipping rates are very reasonable.

Orders with a subtotal of $60.00 or more will receive a
FREE stamp set.  The free TAM stamp set is mentioned on our home page.

Please enjoy 50% off the products shown below.
No code necessary.


(card shown using Calorie Free stamps)

 (does not have coordinating dies)

(card shown using Slang Gang stamps, Space Cadet stamps)

(card shown using Party Posse stamps)

(does not have coordinating stamps)
(You might also like our Ovals DiesScalloped Circle Dies and Pinked Circles Dies)

(card shown using Birthday Sampler, Hearts Dies)

(card shown using Birthday Sampler)


(Birthday Buddies, Sentiment Sampler, Wavy Pattern die, Kudos Words die)

Mark Twain had a near fatal heart attack in 1898 after watching a belly dancer’s routine.

xo Kim

Monday, August 14, 2017


Hello friends.
I had an eventful week...I became a Grandma on August 10th
His name is Sawyer and he is beyond wonderful :)

(Magical Sampler, Banner Dies)

(Magical Sampler)

The town of Larkhall, Scotland, hates the color green so much that their Subway 
is painted black instead.

xx Kim

Friday, August 11, 2017


(Royal Cuteness stamps and dies)

(Wavy Wishes stamps and dies)

Disney quietly cut ties with McDonald’s in 2006 so as not to be associated with childhood obesity


Thursday, August 10, 2017

PS Patrol - AUGUST 2017

Today is the day that I share some of my favorite Paper Smooches finds...enjoy :)

oh how I love her water coloring :)
The happy colors makes me smile and it's just super adorable!

Jenny Mullens 
WOW!  Look at how much a difference coloring onto the cardstock makes.  Jenny added awesome dimension and texture.  I LOVE her husky!
(Critter Card Puns, Cat Dog Card Dies)

Clever girl...hat a fun sentiment!  I love the beach-colors and her design is fabulous!

The pops of gold is divine and the pastel background adds such a lovely touch.

....and how sweet is this?  I love the mix of glitter and chevron.  Her kitty is colored so beautifully :)

CNN once had two reporters talk to each other via satellite while they were standing in the same parking lot.

x Kim