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A Bear of a Girl: Hand Carved Stamps

A Bear of a Girl: Hand Carved Stamps

A Sweet Little Bear   My sweet little one turns 3 this week and I am amazed at the changes in her personality over just the past year. She is sassy, smart and funny. I have taken to writing down some of her funny sayings […]

It’s the Season For Nesting: Mixed Media Card

It’s the Season For Nesting: Mixed Media Card

Nesting   Nesting is usually  associated with pregnancy but I have found otherwise over the past month. Ever since I started purging my home of needless clutter I have felt the urge to clean, move things around and redecorate. And perhaps the dreary cold weather […]

Bring Back the Flowers: Hand Carved Stamps

Bring Back the Flowers: Hand Carved Stamps

Flowers   I am ready for flowers, the color green and spring. We just got a a bit of snow fall and ice this past weekend with temperatures in the negative. My children are going to have a few make up days now and you […]

Anything But The Lively Sort: Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Anything But The Lively Sort: Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Not So Lively   Things have been lively here for the past week but not in the way one might expect when you have 3 children. Thanks to a nasty sinus infection and an outbreak of hives (going on day 5 today), I have been […]

Time to Breath in the New Year

Time to Breath in the New Year

Breath I have been sewing non-stop for 3 months now, so the new year gives me a chance to breath and get back to my normal routines. Between sewing dresses for my daughter and stuffies for gifts, I am ready to start playing with paint […]

Celebration: Mixed Media Mail Art

Celebration: Mixed Media Mail Art

Celebrate As we approach our celebration of Christmas, preparations are getting down to the wire. I am finishing up last minute gifts, getting ready to shop for Christmas dinner and cleaning out my house. With several garbage bags of stuff sitting at my door, I […]

My Blessings Are Too Many To Count: Mixed Media Mail Art

My Blessings Are Too Many To Count: Mixed Media Mail Art

Blessings   As Thanksgiving draws near, it is just another reminder of all the blessings that God has bestowed upon me. It is a great time to reflect and ponder. I know that all the wonderful things that have happened in my life are not […]

Tribe of Ladies: Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Tribe of Ladies: Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  The Tribe As the holidays grow closer, I am looking forward to spending more time with friends and family. Once a month, our church ladies (young mothers) meet with our children and spend time together to eat and talk about parenting, life and whatever […]

Gond Watercolor Painting

Gond Watercolor Painting

Paint & Relax I have been spending more time working on my sketching and painting as of late. It is the perfect way to relax if I don’t feel like doing anything that requires mental focus. Not every time I sit down is it a […]

One Cup at a Time: Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

One Cup at a Time: Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Tea “Take Life One Cup at a  Time” has been my moto as of late. As the holidays draw near, I have been thinking a lot of all the things that need to be done and that tends to put the stress on. My tea […]