Making Your Own Glue Dots: Blogger tried Aleene's Tack-It Over and Over, and ScraPerfect's Best Glue Ever. Top comment: "I use the Alene's tack it over and it works like a charm. I use my backing from my transfer paper. I fold a sheet in half 6x6, glue dot one side, let dry and then cover with the second half. Easy to store and easy to use".
Expressions Thinlits Dies: how to tips from LovenStamps (Remember: magnetic board, cutting plate, die, waxpaper, cardstock, cutting plate + shim if needed or run through Big Shot a few times for clean cut)