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Scrapbooking is a very fun and meaningful activity, but sometimes we find ourselves stuck and unable to get moving on our album projects.

Take a step back and see what's keeping you from accomplishing what you'd like to get done.

Maybe your stuckness falls into one of these categories and could be helped with these scrapbook tips.

I can't find time...

Monthly crops

Looking for a monthly crop to join is also a great way to have an established time for scrapbooking.

If you enjoy doing digitally-produced albums, it's even easier to work on your albums for 15 minutes here and there!

All of us lead busy lives, and it can be daunting to find a niche of time for scrapbooking.

Perhaps the best thing you can do to make time is to schedule it into your calendar.

If you already have a good scrapbooking buddy, pick a day once a month that the two of you can get together to work on your albums. This will hold you accountable to actually DO IT -- plus, it's fun!

Looking for a monthly crop to join is also a great way to have an established time to knock out your albums.

If you live in the Raleigh North Carolina area, check out my calendar for monthly crops and special events.

If you enjoy doing digitally-produced albums, it's even easier to work on your albums for 15 minutes here and there!

Since you don't have to collect your papers, stickers and photos, (they are all on your computer!), it’s easy to sneak in a little work each day. In a months time, if you work 15 minutes each day, you will have put in nearly eight hours towards your project.

I'm not creative...

If the purpose of your scrapbook is to preserve your family memories, ask yourself if it really matters if your layout looks like it came from a magazine!?

There're so many scrapbook tips out there that can guide your creativity too. Templates are available, where all you do is drop your photos on a lovely decorated page. You'll look like a professional!

Good luck and get going!