one lovely blog award

yesterday, puffinclaire over at hooks and trowels nominated me for the one lovely blog award.  how sweet of you to think of me, ms. puffinclaire! the rules: 1. Add the award to your blog. 2. Thank the blogger(s) who gave it to you. 3. Mention 7 random things about yourself. 4. List the rules. 5. [...]

a sweet deal

i'm adding a quick second post today because i want to share a sweet deal with you... i've written here before about susannah...she's lovely, she's talented, she's real.  i've worked through two of her unravelling e-courses and am currently working through an e-book version of one of her courses.  she's totally fabulous.  so here's the [...]

my work is done, and yet it’s just beginning…

if you'll indulge me just once more, i'm going to write about my 10-day fast which was led by the sweet laura emily.  for starters, my fast was 8 days.  yep, just 8. freshly-juiced vegetables and fruits...water...water infused with herbs...liquids, liquids, liquids.  i even explored one day with water only...a long day, and an even [...]

a giveaway

before becoming a mama 10ish years ago, i dipped my creative toes into the big, wide world.  well, sort of.  for a short time, i sold giclee prints of my colored pencil drawings to gift shops and small galleries.  then came motherhood and all the wonderfulness that a mama's life entails...and i put my artistic endeavors on hold.  [...]

the girl effect

i embrace my femininity. and i celebrate my strength. but there are women in this world who never know what this means.  there are girls who miss out on any chance to frolic...and they miss out on any chance to choose their own life path. please watch this video:   as a woman, and a mama to a [...]