Who Doesn’t Love a Food Explosion? : Watercolor Food Illustration

Who Doesn’t Love a Food Explosion? : Watercolor Food Illustration

    Couch Talk   Ever since I was little, food has been a huge part of my life and overtime, it has played many roles. It has given me sustenance, of which I am most grateful. It introduced me to many flavors and smells…

Peanut Butter Bouquets : Watercolor Illustration

Peanut Butter Bouquets : Watercolor Illustration

  Ladies and Gentleman, we have a TEENAGER       Well, I am officially the parent of a teen. This past weekend we had my son’s birthday party and we had some yummy food. My son asked for a chocolate peanut butter cake and…

New Tea for the Snowstorm : A Couch Adventure

New Tea for the Snowstorm : A Couch Adventure

  Couch Talk   As you can see, are in the midst of a 3 day snow storm. I love the opportunity to be hauled up in our home with no place to go. All I need is quiet time, a book and a large…

Votes for Women: A Couch Adventure

Votes for Women: A Couch Adventure

  Couch Talk     Voting day is finally here and I am looking forward to finding out who wins!   It certainly feels like November here in Pennsylvania. The wind is blowing and we woke up this morning to a dusting of snow on…

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…

Salsa Across the Page : Watercolor

Salsa Across the Page : Watercolor

  Couch Talk   I didn’t get to post last week as we came off a busy weekend and fell into the new school year. The first day was met with unexpected delays as the school server crashed due to the amount of traffic. Our…

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…

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…

Watercolor Nesting Dolls

Watercolor Nesting Dolls

  A Family of Dolls   Matryoshka Dolls have always intrigued me due to their colorful exteriors and secret compartments. And how cool is it that they nest inside each other to save space? These adorable little pieces of folk art would look great in…