Hello there. It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. A good friend told me that age fifteen of having a teenager would be the busiest. She wasn’t joking. They want to be involved in everything, but you are their transportation. So here I sit almost at the beginning of February wondering where January (or… Continue reading What I’m Into Lately
Edited: Congratulations, Lisa Notes! You won the giveaway! I stepped back. And for the first time, after four years, I felt like an artist. Four years ago I picked up pastels and began. Learning to blend. Learning to mix colors. Learning to draw. I took along aside our son. His gift evident from a young… Continue reading An Artist
Updated: Thank you all for entering! The winner has been drawn and contacted! I have never thrown clay. As crafty as I am it’s one thing I had never tried. So when the awesome Rachel invited me to come to Birmingham and visit her Aunt Tena’s pottery studio, Earthborn Studios, I couldn’t wait. I had heard… Continue reading Throwing Clay & a Giveaway
I stumble to the kitchen reaching into the refrigerator for orange juice. Some need their coffee. I need orange juice. It’s barely after 5:30 a.m. I was awake until midnight. A bit later than usual, but these days it makes no difference how early I fall asleep. Eyes heavy my body pushing my mind back… Continue reading Fighting the Resistance
Words fumble out when someone asks me what I do. A question I rarely know how to answer. So much of who we are is wrapped up in what we do and there are days I grow weary of needing to define myself. What I am coming to realize, though, is that while my worth… Continue reading I am.