Strength. For the last few years, I've chosen a word or theme as a filter for my goals. Last year was about personal growth, and while I had some very specific goals in mind, the way that personal growth ultimately manifested in my life was totally unexpected. Somewhere around my birthday (which, to be honest,… Continue reading The Word of the Year is….
Hey everyone, I know it's the day before Thanksgiving, so if you're traveling you may have some trouble implementing these tips. But they really work any time you are headed someplace and you aren't in control of the food!First things first, I want to say that I LOVE Thanksgiving. It is my favorite holiday, by… Continue reading 7 Tips For Enjoying Holiday Food Without Quitting Your Goals
I'm just kidding; I would never ever do that! But you're reading!Yes, I know what the productivity experts say about focus and really being able to devote attention to tasks. And I think we've had this conversation before on this blog. I think a creative person needs a certain amount of chaos to sort out,… Continue reading This Year I Resolve To Work On One Project At A Time
I got into a crochet mood this week. I think because it was so stormy early in the week, it made me want to be cozy with some yarn. :)These are not all meant to go together. I just photographed them together. The first project (which is a finish) is a pink camo cell phone… Continue reading Saturday update
I finished Hallie's puppy picture. I framed it in a simple hoop - the picture is without flash because it looked like the flash faded the colors too much. There's a bead "tag" on his collar and 4 purple satin stitch flowers and 3 red lazy daisies. The grass and sun are satin stitch, too.… Continue reading Busy-ness, and a finish