• Everyday Life

    The gift of time

    I’ve had two recent instances of people sharing or giving me the gift of time. Yesterday a group of artist friends (Tami at Choose Joy Studio and PJ from PJsArtFun) met virtually and we followed the prompts facilitated by Eleni…

  • Everyday Life

    Tip: Make Time for Art!

    Make time for what you love, even when it’s busy…especially when it’s busy! Join us for the 10 Day Choose Art Challenge beginning December 1. Tami Chacon from Choose Joy Studios and I are excited to make some art with…

  • Everyday Life,  Living a Creative Life

    Back to Work

    I mentioned that I was a little bit sad that we were back in the groove this morning on the way to school. My daughter sighed and agreed. I wasn’t sure how I would feel this year. Thanksgiving is full…

  • Everyday Life,  Living a Creative Life

    Seasons and Passions

    The perfect opening sentence came to me while I was making coffee this morning. Then I finished making the coffee, bribed the dogs to go outside and grabbed my computer. The mistake was not going straight to Evernote for my…

  • Everyday Life

    Book Club Pick!

    It’s cold and rainy this morning which makes it the perfect day to snuggle in with a good book. It’s also perfect timing to announce our book club pick! Join me in exploring Artful Adventures in Mixed Media by Nathalie…

  • Everyday Life

    Finding Your Voice

    This morning I woke up with a light heart! After my morning meditation (that sounds more formal than it is) I came downstairs into my studio and was greeted by this beauty. Last night I finished Tamara Laporte’s session from…

  • Everyday Life

    Ignite 2018 Spotlight

    It’s been an amazing journey with the women of Ignite. Connie Solera has led us through a year of great connection and creativity and I can’t wait for the launch of  the Ignite 2018 Spotlight! I’m so honored to be…

  • Everyday Life

    Flip the Script on Morning Routines

    I’ve spent most of my life alternating between loving and hating routines and schedules. A recent thread from my sister reminded me of this fact and also inspired me to think about routines and productivity more closely. I propose that…