As I sit down each week to write a new post to my blog, I always try to stay clear about my intention. My overall goal as a blogger is to connect and to hopefully inspire and also to maybe reach someone out there who will read about an experience I’ve had and somehow relate.…

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My entire summer up until now has been filled with home renovation and redecorating. I told you here about the chaos of having a house turned upside down with two kids out of school for the summer. Ugh. In fact, double, triple ugh! Through this process I’ve realized that having workers in my house for…

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This past Saturday I dove head first into the soothing waters of teaching art. Not just any kind of art but art journaling which I have recently become extremely passionate about. Ten awesome people joined me in my back yard as we ventured into the world of heartfelt creativity. I’ve written about art journaling here…

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  In two days I will be leading my first day-long art journaling workshop Soulidarity. I have been working really hard getting it all prepared and I think the content is great and it’s going to be a wonderful day. But that doesn’t stop the nerves. And the fear. And the insecurity. I think putting…

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My daughter’s current obsession is the movie The Sound of Music. She watches it over and over. She thinks she’s one of the Von Trapp kids and acts out all the scenes. The lyrics to every single song have been on constant rotation in my head for weeks. Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens…

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