Do Cicadas Eat Peonies?  : Daily Watercolor Practice

Do Cicadas Eat Peonies? : Daily Watercolor Practice

    Couch Talk   It’s finally here!! I have been dreaming of this week ALL year! Wednesday (2 days) my children are officially finished school for the year. Mentally, I was at this week back in March and now that I look back, I…

Swiss Cheese In My Cookies :Daily Watercolor Practice

Swiss Cheese In My Cookies :Daily Watercolor Practice

    Couch Talk   Today is a very long post so I hope you have a hot warm cuppa something. First off, I wanted to share my new Swiss Cheese Plant. It is itty bitty but I spied it at the nursery when I…

It’s Demo With a Side of Peaches: Mixed Media Collage

It’s Demo With a Side of Peaches: Mixed Media Collage

  Couch Talk   I mentioned a few weeks ago that we were expanding our garden. Well, thanks to the beautiful weather that we have had lately, we started the demolition this past weekend.  We tore everything out, transplanted the plants into pots, and started…

My Square Foot Zoo: Mixed Media Travel Journal

My Square Foot Zoo: Mixed Media Travel Journal

Couch Talk   This week was full of party planning and baking. I I didn’t get enough time to upload my photos from my daughters party so I will share those next week. All my energy went into that event this week so I didn’t…

Spring Into Donuts: StencilGirl Column

Spring Into Donuts: StencilGirl Column

  Couch Talk   Spring is around the corner and I have been contemplating what is on my to-do list and what I have to look forward too. #1 School is almost out While this may not mean much to most of you, I am…

Thanksgiving Lessons: Mixed Media Journal

Thanksgiving Lessons: Mixed Media Journal

  Couch Talk It is Thanksgiving week and I would be remiss not to mention a few things for which I want to thank God. I learned quite a bit this year about my misplaced priorities. I have always measured my daily profitability by creativity.…

Practice Does My Heart Good: Watercolor Painting

Practice Does My Heart Good: Watercolor Painting

  Couch Talk   This week has been rough. It was a difficult week with schooling as I have taken on the role of teacher with my 5th grader. For those of you who know me, you know I am not a teacher. Have you…

Is that Dust on My Painting? : Mixed Media Mini Album

Is that Dust on My Painting? : Mixed Media Mini Album

Couch Talk   Whew! Another week has flown and I almost forgot to post. I haven’t had any time to sit down and create this week so I am going to share our bathroom remodel updates. If you remember, I recently painted my hutch a…

StencilGirl & Seth Apter WOW Blog Hop & Giveaway

StencilGirl & Seth Apter WOW Blog Hop & Giveaway

          Couch Talk   The start of school has me pining for more creative time. If your week was anything like mine then you are probably mentally exhausted. I wanted to create but my brain was going all sorts of directions.…

Life Continues : Mixed Media Mini Album

Life Continues : Mixed Media Mini Album

  Couch Talk   Last week we received the photos of our projected bathroom remodel. The credit for the photos goes to our designer, CDH Design. It is so much easier to imagine the finished product when you see a 3D model.   We are…