I've officially decided to join Team Cricut. I should have my new little friend by the end of the month! Until then, I've been playing with some of the old craft stuff my HSN loving ex-boss gave me. I found this tool called a Coluzzle, it's like an X-acto knife except the blade pivots and is very tiny. It's used with a hard plastic stencil, so the blade just glides along the cuts.
I used it to make the circles on this quick card:
And here is the Coluzzle:
It's pretty cool I guess. Just not nearly as cool as a Cricut!