A Little Christmas Sparkle: On A Little Bit of Everything

A Little Christmas Sparkle: On A Little Bit of Everything

  Couch Talk   Christmas week! I can’t believe the time we have been anticipating all year is finally here. We are watching Christmas movies, baking (me-mostly eating) cookies, wrapping presents, finishing up school, trying to stay warm and finding ways to be thankful, reflective…

My Mood Spells More Sleep: Mixed Media Mail Art

My Mood Spells More Sleep: Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   Our Thanksgiving was relaxing and I enjoyed it so much that I don’t want to get back to normal routine. But school starts tomorrow morning so I need to arrive at my son’s desk well rested and pleasant. I am hoping…

Bartlett Pear with a Side of Tub: A Couch Adventure

Bartlett Pear with a Side of Tub: A Couch Adventure

  Couch Talk     Guess what?! Our bathroom is now functioning! I really want to show you before and after photos but I will have to work on collaging them together. We still have a fair amount of work left as we still need…

Time to Clean : Mixed Media Mail Art

Time to Clean : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   I haven’t done a lot of baking or creating as of late. We have been very busy preparing for our new school year, bathroom remodel and vacation preparations for our upcoming anniversary trip. In the midst of cleaning out our bathroom,…

That’s the Ticket! : Mixed Media Tag

That’s the Ticket! : Mixed Media Tag

Couch Talk   My brains have been full of tile and paint colors that past week. We are getting our master bathroom remodeled due to plumbing issues and the boxes have started arriving.  The process was started back in February but due to Covid we…

It’s Always Good to Mix It UP:Mixed Media ATC

It’s Always Good to Mix It UP:Mixed Media ATC

Couch Talk   The weeks have been flying by and August is already upon us.  Thank you for all of your encouraging comments last week regarding cyber/charter school. We received our enrollment emails from the school and are just waiting for computers and supplies to…

Do You Folk Dance? :Mixed Media ATC

Do You Folk Dance? :Mixed Media ATC

  Couch Talk   Our week has been full, mostly taken up with thoughts of school. Can I say this was a very stressful decision? Our school district has been doing a dance all summer. It is a month before school starts and still no…

Who Is the Girl With the Fan? : Mixed Media Card

Who Is the Girl With the Fan? : Mixed Media Card

  Couch Talk   Today was the first day in a few weeks that I was able to sit at my table to create and it was quite relaxing. I love listening to audio books or soothing music when I am making art as it…

Journal Your Prayers: Mixed Media Journal

Journal Your Prayers: Mixed Media Journal

  Couch Talk   With so much going on in the world right now, I have found the news depressing and affecting my mood when I spend too much time online. Things are up in the air about my children’s schooling for the fall with…

Chocolate tea and a Post Card of Scraps: Mixed Media Mail Art

Chocolate tea and a Post Card of Scraps: Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   Busy weeks are hard to adjust to after the lull of lockdown but I love that life is getting back to normal and we are no longer sequestered in our homes. Last week was a lot of running around in preparation…