I found this tutorial on Scor Pal gallery/tutorial. It was really easy, and I think very effective. The possibilities are endless. Even my husband thought it was a bit snazzy!
Stamps: Weathered background, family phrases, harlequin background & I think it was a linen background as well (it was a piece of scrap) Card Stock: Kraft, chocolate chip, very vanilla & river rock Ink: Chocolate chip, river rock and close to cocoa Accessories: '40' chipboard (not SU!), sponge dauber