Does Something Taste Fishy? : Mixed Media Art Journal

Does Something Taste Fishy? : Mixed Media Art Journal

    Couch Talk   Another week has passed and it is only the middle of April. It feels like June but that must be my socially isolated self talking. But seriously, am I the only one getting a bit antsy? For me, a lot…

Take Me To The Faire: A Couch Adventure

Take Me To The Faire: A Couch Adventure

    Couch Talk Life during the pandemic is coming along. Our grocery stores are now limiting the amount of people in the building so we have to wait in lines. And can you believe I haven’t sewn one mask? Many people are wearing masks…

How About Cookies With Your Illustration? : A Couch Adventure

How About Cookies With Your Illustration? : A Couch Adventure

  Life From the Couch This weeks schooling has continued and we are starting to get into a routine. Sadly, our school district is not one of the ones offering online work so we are doing our own thing with the supplemental activities the school…

Who’s Your Teacher: A Couch Adventure

Who’s Your Teacher: A Couch Adventure

  Tea and Lessons From the Couch   With many a protest, we have informed our children that the school closures are in effect until further notice. They have been working hard in learning from the resources I have found on Youtube. I am certainly…

Do You Have The Sourdough Pains?: A Couch Adventure

Do You Have The Sourdough Pains?: A Couch Adventure

Down Time   As I am staring at my screen, I am wondering if I even know how to write a blog post anymore. I have started this  post many times only to end up leaning on the backspace bar and erasing it all. It…

Thank You Gnome: Hand Carved Stamp

Thank You Gnome: Hand Carved Stamp

  Expectations To Relax   The holiday rush is over, school has resumed and I am thankful to be back in a routine.  The last half of the year didn’t go exactly as planned. I have spent little to no time crafting and blogging so…

Giving Thanks For Purses, Pumpkin Pancakes, and Little People

Giving Thanks For Purses, Pumpkin Pancakes, and Little People

  I Am Thankful    Having just celebrated Thanksgiving, I feel the need to share a few of my many blessings. So many years of my life have been spent enjoying the holidays with family, enjoying the food and traditions but not focusing on what…

Smoked Tea and Bookstores Make Me Want to Paint: Watercolors

Smoked Tea and Bookstores Make Me Want to Paint: Watercolors

  Bookshop In the Boonies   This year has certainly been a year of learning to breathe. I cannot remember having this many blog breaks since I started back in 2010. But I am learning to roll with it in the hope that time will…

Everyone Needs Some Down Time: Mixed Media Christmas Card

Everyone Needs Some Down Time: Mixed Media Christmas Card

  Down Time   Crafting has been sporadic along with my blogging schedule and I just can’t seem to get on board with planning consistent creative time into life. We have spent a lot of time as a family and I am content to be…

Don’t Get a Your Tinsel In a Tangle : Mixed Media Card

Don’t Get a Your Tinsel In a Tangle : Mixed Media Card

What Do You Shop For?   It’s time to start thinking about the holidays. I am amazed that despite it being on the same date every year, I still feel unprepared. To be honest, I am a last minute gal when it comes to gift…