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Sandwich’s On My Palette: Watercolor Illustration

Sandwich’s On My Palette: Watercolor Illustration

  Birthday Talk   My birthday falls on Mother’s Day weekend. If I had planned it, it would have landed somewhere else on the calendar (mainly for my husband’s sake) but of course, our parents never consult us on these types of things. Our names…

Do You Implement Daily Practices? : Watercolor Practice

Do You Implement Daily Practices? : Watercolor Practice

  Couch Talk   Do you implement daily practices? I am all about lists and goals but I have found that my personality tends to get bored or discouraged easily. I see this a lot in my creative practice as I bounce around from one…

Do You Grow Your Own Food? : Watercolor Food Illustration

Do You Grow Your Own Food? : Watercolor Food Illustration

Couch Talk   This is the time of year that it’s nice outside and there are few social obligations. Most Saturdays have been spent in the garden since the beginning of April. Actually, hubby and the boys are working on the garden remodel while I…

Ice Cream With Your Buns? : Watercolor Food Illustration

Ice Cream With Your Buns? : Watercolor Food Illustration

  Couch Talk   Are you drawn to a certain type of food? I think most people are. I have always loved Asian food. Actually, I crave Asian food, especially during my pregnancies. Growing up, wonton soup, fried rice and General Tso’s chicken were my…

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…

One Room Oasis : Our Master Bathroom Remodel

One Room Oasis : Our Master Bathroom Remodel

  Couch Talk   I hosted Easter this year and we had a wonderful time with family, celebrating the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ.  I tried an angel food cake for the first time and it was also gluten free which led to some…

It’s In The Bottle: Mixed Media Mail Art

It’s In The Bottle: Mixed Media Mail Art

    Couch Talk   I have always loved food, but I find myself thinking of it more and more. I just want to bake all the deliciousness that I see on Social Media. Photography has come a long way, as well as photo staging.…

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…

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…

Unicorns Drink Pu-erh: A Couch Adventure

Unicorns Drink Pu-erh: A Couch Adventure

  Couch Talk   Last week, I mentioned that spring was coming and that meant school was nearing it’s end. I guess I should clarify that my children do not finish school until the first week of June. For some reason, people thought they were…