Michelle Guray lives in Southern California with her husband, Allan, their two children, Aidan and Mia, and Lola, the family cat. Her family is her inspiration and being able to document their time together is why she has become so passionate about scrapbooking. Since 2006, she has been published in Scrapbooks Etc., Scrapbook Trends, and Cards as well as contributing to several idea books including We Dare You: Scrapbook Challenges About Real Life and Making Memories Show and Tell. She is also on the design team for Prima Marketing, October Afternoon, and KI Memories. Aside from scrapbooking, her interests include photography, drawing and painting, going to the movies, and reading interior decorating magazines.