If you know me at all, then you know how much I love fall. This season is inspiring me so much! I decided to try out a fall baking recipe from Pinterest, so I picked these Pumpkin Gingersnap Cookies from midgetmomma.com: I took Isabelle out shopping earlier in the week while Olivia was at school, and … Continue reading Smells like Fall
I do not fit into the "traditional" idea of a brand. My Instagram pictures are not carefully staged against a white background. My children do not wear matching outfits, and aren't posed just so. My home is not decorated to fit the latest modern trend, it is classic and rustic just like me. I would … Continue reading When You Don’t Fit
I became a mom at 19 years old. Though I had a lot of help when my son was young, and got to have more freedom than some, there were a lot of things I never experienced. I didn't spend my twenties freely exploring who I was, and I didn't get a chance to travel. … Continue reading On Motherhood & Creativity
I've been in love with the moon since I was a little girl. You'll find that much of my art will have something to do with the moon. This piece was inspired by a Japanese Art lesson in the "A Year of Painting Course" I'm taking with the lovely Alena Hennessy. Following this painting, I … Continue reading Moon Maiden
It's like the album cover has come to life....
It's been quite awhile since I've painted something I actually like. See, when I had my daughter three years ago, I went on a hiatus from making art. I put all of my art supplies away, in order to prepare for the new bundle in my life. The desire to paint (or create in general) … Continue reading New Painting