Tag Archives: Family

Scrapbooking Twins: Keep It Simple

My sister is about to have twins and is trying to figure out their scrapbooks. Rather than texting her my thoughts, I said I’d write a post on the topic. I scrapbook for myself. My priority is not to scrapbook for … Continue reading

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The Most Popular Themes to Scrapbook: Family, Events, Relationships, and Holidays

Scrapbookers create scrapbooks of specific events but also “general family scrapbooking” which includes “keeping up with vacations, birthdays, regular pictures.” A more out of the ordinary scrapbook subject is about a person’s occupation. One industry worker has a customer who … Continue reading

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For Kids or Not For Kids?

I’ve argued elsewhere that scrapbooking is for the scrapbooker first and only secondarily for family if at all. But then there is this pesky mixed-message that I hear mostly from industry-workers: it doesn’t have to be perfect because you’re kids … Continue reading

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The “Who” and “What” of Scrapbooking

This entry is part 47 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 47 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Over the last few months, I’ve shared with you my findings from chapter five of my study. I’ve spent … Continue reading

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Doing Family: A Collection of Posts

This entry is part 44 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 44 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Over the past few weeks, I’ve been writing about family and scrapbooking. Here is a collection of all of … Continue reading

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Who is Scrapbooking For?

This entry is part 43 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 43 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Scrapbooks about others are not necessarily for others. Most respondents plan on passing their scrapbooks onto other family members … Continue reading

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Do You Make Gift Scrapbooks?

This entry is part 41 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 41 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Most respondents in my study made a scrapbook as a gift at some point. Some made several while others … Continue reading

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Does Your Family Support Your Scrapbooking?

This entry is part 42 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 42 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Most respondents in my study report support for their hobby to varying degrees from their family. In fact, other … Continue reading

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Child-Free Scrapbookers

This entry is part 40 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 40 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I write a post from my dissertation. Doing parenthood is something that child-free scrapbookers do, too. Child-free scrapbookers report that they include the personal context in … Continue reading

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This Month on Scrapowrthy Lives: March 31, 2012 Edition

This entry is part 47 of 47 in the series This Week on Scrapworthy Lives

This entry is part 47 of 47 in the series This Week on Scrapworthy LivesEach Saturday, I provide a compilation of links from the week’s posts. Because I’ve cut back on posting, this Saturday includes all of my posts from … Continue reading

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