How to make pretty labels in Word or Powerpoint

how to make pretty labels in word or powerpoint

We all love the gorgeous mason storage jars, and the funky storage solutions we find on Pinterest.  Many require labels.  You might want to paint some chalkboard paint on or buy some stickers, but why not make your own bespoke labels using simple computer programmes like Word or Powerpoint. Why make your own pretty labels in Word It’s obvious to me: You’re not restricted by themes or colours that are on offer You can print off as many as you… Continue Reading “How to make pretty labels in Word or Powerpoint”

Blog design: make your blog easy to read (helpful tools)

blog design - make your blog easy to read including helpful tools Bubbablue and me

Reading (and writing) a blog is about more than just the content.  Of course the content is important, otherwise why do we visit the blog in the first place.  However design and format plays a big part as well. Quick tips to make your blog easy to read Get the content right On the content side I am fussy about blogs I read and comment on and I’m not the only one. I find poor grammar and spelling sloppy and… Continue Reading “Blog design: make your blog easy to read (helpful tools)”

How to use your own fonts in Picmonkey

how to use your own fonts in picmonkey - Bubbablue and me

In talking to some other bloggers, quite a few were Picmonkey users but didn’t realise they could pull their own fonts into Picmonkey.  This is one of the great things I love about Picmonkey – that you can use your own overlays or fonts easily. So I thought I’d do a quick run through of how to get your own fonts in Picmonkey. We all know we should be using pinnable images in our posts, and the perfect way to… Continue Reading “How to use your own fonts in Picmonkey”