Hello Spring – a free digital kit


It’s amazing how quickly the season’s change. Spring is here again! We have the perfect new free digital spring kit to help you welcome the new season. Hello Spring Top 3 Reasons why we offer such fabulous digital goodness for FREE: We want you to print your final layouts with us at Persnickety! We value […]

Negative Space in Photography


Truth: A fancy camera will NOT make you a better photographer. Whether shooting with a dSLR or your mobile device, the basic fundamentals are still the same. Today we are going to discuss negative space, also referred to as empty or white space.  Photographers spend a lot of time thinking about their subjects, however the […]

Chore Chart for Moms


We’ve got lists. Endless lists. Just when we think we’ve checked all the boxes, it’s a new day and we start all over again. Being a Mom, it’s the hardest job there is. Paycheck? Not so great. We cook, clean, drive, and drive some more, we’re essentially free slaves for our children. I love my […]

Vint Cerf warns: Print your Photos


What happens when today’s high-tech data storage systems become tomorrow’s floppy discs? Google Vice President Vint Cerf is concerned about the answer and its implications for preserving history. Speaking at an annual conference of top American scientists, Cerf described such a loss of important information as a possible “Digital Dark Ages.” Vint Cerf, widely recognized […]

6×8 Prints for Memory Keeping


We’re seeing more and more photo albums and memory books in the 6×8 format. It’s a fun size and a great way to mix up storytelling. Summer is near and families take trips. Have you ever put together a “travel journal”? Recently, my husband and I spent a week in New Zealand. The fancy dSLR […]

2×2 Prints for Studio Calico Albums


When you spend thousands of dollars and months planning a vacation of a lifetime, you want to remember it! For my BIG 40th birthday, my husband booked a vacation/biking adventure to New Zealand. We’ve only recently been able to take time off and find sitters for our 3 boys. Vacations are like fine chocolate, I […]

RootsTech wrap up with David Archuleta


When I was asked to be an Ambassador for Rootstech 2015, I hesitated, my Mom had already “found” the names of our Ancestors, so I thought. RootsTech isn’t about finding names of those who passed before us, it’s about keeping their Legacy alive and telling their stories. Imagine living a life full of sacrifices for […]