The Art of Doodling

Lost Somewhere Along the Way – When I was little, like most kids, I doodled A LOT. From preschool to 6th grade, I remember doodling lots of cats, butterflies, and big eyed characters. I even enjoyed coming up with storylines and expanding a few doodles into short storybooks. But sometime after 6th grade I just… Read more ›

Anything Worth Doing Is Worth Doing Badly

It Doesn’t Have To Be Perfect – I’ve talked about my perfectionist tendencies a few times on the blog, but talking about them doesn’t help me get over them. Doing something about them, on the other hand, does help. So, this week I knew I wanted to paint something. But I just kept thinking, and… Read more ›

Cultivating Good Habits

Habits: The Good & The Bad – I’ve been thinking about doing this topic for a while now. But haven’t gotten around to it, because…well, bad habits got in the way. Actually, it might be more accurate to say the lack of any habits contributed to the delay. It’s been five months since I’ve made… Read more ›

You Can Do Whatever You Put Your Mind To!

Finding Dory – Last week, I finally watched the movie Finding Dory. I knew it was going to be good, but I didn’t realize how good! It was just the sweetest movie, and how could it not be with little Dory?! I thought little Nemo was adorable from the original movie, Finding Nemo. But little… Read more ›

Blueberry Muffins

Spring Blizzards – You wouldn’t know it by looking outside today, but over the weekend there was a major blizzard. I’m not sure exactly how much snow accumulated on the ground, but the weather forecasted 8–12” for our area. And from what I saw, I’d say that sounds about right. Like I said, looking outside… Read more ›

Fish à la Meunière

Fancy Restaurants – I’m not sure, but I think most people can agree with what I’m about to say…We all have that one fancy restaurant we love to go for special occasions. It’s certainly not an everyday occurrence, because the dress code and price are above average. However, the atmosphere, service, and cuisine is top… Read more ›

Friday Faves: Light Therapy Lamp

Friday Faves is a series of bi-weekly blog posts about my favorite products, most of which I use during my everyday life. The following product endorsement is based 100% on my own personal opinions. Happiness & Sunshine – As you might remember from a previous post titled Red Tulips & Watercolors (click here to read… Read more ›