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Gwen Mangelson
Rogersville, Missouri
Stamper, Scrapbooker, Master Gardener, Quilter, Prepper, Grandmother
Interests: Scrapbooking, rubberstamping & Quilting are my favorite hobbies. Gardening and prepping are a passion of mine. I love to teach others what I know. Hubby Kay and I have 22 grandkids that we adore!
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It all began in hubbys office - then he caught it and brought it home and now I have a horrible cold. I am working on Valentines and when they are all finished I promise... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Paper Expressions
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Yep, you read right- I have a new Grandpup her name is Sophie - I call her Princess Sophie and she is Corgi and mini Aussie- and totally cute! Here is my daughter's reasoning for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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I found this graphic and HAD to share with all of you!!! I am thankful for each of you and your sweet emails and comments! Have a beautiful day! Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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I am so very very excited to introduce you to our 22nd grandbaby LeAnn Charity Bill Born January 14, 2016 8lb 2 oz 22 inches long! Mom Jodie and Daddy Trevor are so excited for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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If I had $1.00 for each time I have been asked that question about my home canned bacon, well, I could make several trips out west to see my grandkids! I took the pint jar... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2016 at Paper Expressions
It is true, as we get older the time flies by- ugh! Here is a really cute Valentine idea for your grandkids, kids, stamping/quilting friends or classmates! These would make FABULOUS Teacher gifts just insert... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at Paper Expressions
Memory keeping is made simple with Project Life® by Stampin' Up! Learn tips and tricks from Stampin' Up! staff who love and live the Project Life® method of memory keeping. Moving from Traditional to Project... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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My crafting friends of all kinds of crafts have been raving about their new Ikea Carts- some have gone back to buy multiples! Yesterday we were in St Louis and we were able to attend... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2016 at Paper Expressions
We all want to be inspired, we want to feel loved, and needed. We all are in charge of our future as much as we made the decisions in our past. I came across a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2016 at Paper Expressions
Flowering Fields Stamp Set & Wildflower Fields Designer Series Paper This stamp set and Designer Series Paper are so perfectly coordinated, you’ll be blown away by all the ways you can combine them. See these... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2016 at Paper Expressions
I am asked frequently: "how much does it cost to join Stampin Up, when is the best value on the kit" The best time of the year is RIGHT NOW during Sale a Bration when... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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I am a quilter. I started when I was 16. That was back in oh, about 1977 ish- I Really began quilting in 1981 and I had a quilt shop at my home in a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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This evening we are attending the Baptism of a dear young man who just turned 8 (he calls me Grammie Gwen). I have a gift but I wasn't sure how I wanted to wrap it.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2016 at Paper Expressions
Fun! This is what I will be doing as soon as I wade my way through these unfinished sewing projects. I am taking an hour a day to continue to organize my studio just to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2016 at Paper Expressions
Several of you have asked me what exactly SAB is. SAB is abbreviated for Sale A Bration a yearly even sponsored by Stampin Up! When you spend $50.00 before shipping and tax you are able... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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Let the binding continue- This adorable quilt is for Grandbaby #22. Yes, I said, #22 Mom and Dad decided to wait till birth to find out the sex of the baby so I made this... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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Ok, I admit it! I love making my own lotions and body butter/creams! I am trying a recipe that I found on Pinterest for DIY Whipped Body Butter (with beeswax and honey) It's REALLY easy... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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I was determined last year to finish quilts, have them quilted, bind them etc.... I took 9 to a gal locally and it took over 6 months to get them back. (standard) I have already... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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This is me for sure! And it probably should go back further in years! lolol Have a beautiful Sunday~ hugs, Gwen Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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I found this on Pinterest, and I plan to print and frame it for my studio! Happy New Year everyone!! May this year bless us all with creativity and "finished" projects!! Reminder, 4 days until... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2016 at Paper Expressions
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Happy Almost New Year everyone! I mentioned that I was sorting my papers and I wanted to give you a photo update! The Papers are all sorted and put away and I STILL have empty... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2015 at Paper Expressions
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Happy New Year Friends! I am not lost after all! The Christmas season is a busy one and I am finally seeing a tiny hole in the clouds of all the rain/flooding we have had.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2015 at Paper Expressions
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To see all the fabulous items in the Year End Sale Click HERE Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2015 at Paper Expressions
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Right in the middle of cutting these gems out, my blade went dull- go figure! And then I had to wait for the car to get home and go get one- Here are 21 ready... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2015 at Paper Expressions
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I have a TON of photos but I am giving you a link so you can view this gorgeous Nativity Celebration on our group Facebook page - just scroll down the page with the link... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2015 at Paper Expressions