My workspace is organized, functional, and complete with the aesthetics I like: a bushy little plant, gold accented frames, and pastel coloured everything. Oh, and stationary at every turn. It is so important to be inspired in the place that you create. If you don’t like to look at your desk or feel comfortable, you … Continue reading Does your workspace inspire you?
The romantic theme of this month got me back into the spirit of unique card-making. For Valentines day, I made a set of colourful cards for friends, and a very whimsical pastel card for my husband. I think this design would be lovely to give to someone for an anniversary celebration or special occasion. The overall look … Continue reading Handmade Anniversary Card
I have been searching for mindfulness inspiration everywhere. Reciting affirmations has come up as an effective way to feel positive, purposive, and focused. Only…what am I supposed to say to myself? Since I am new to mindfulness I thought I’d check out what guidance is available. I found the perfect thing. Spotify is a relatively … Continue reading A is for Affirmation
I’ve started a journey to become the best version of myself. My personal mission is to fulfill my potential. To start, I want to increase my self-awareness and focus so that I can make small changes that will allow me to fulfill my mission. After doing some research I concluded that I needed to analyze … Continue reading How 2 Weeks of Meditation Has Improved My Life
I have accumulated many full scrapbooks over the years. Since I like to go for the 12×12 albums (they offer maximum space) there aren’t many options for storing them. “But why would I store them!” They are full of my carefully crafted layouts and I want them to be readily available for viewing. Plus I like to … Continue reading A Beautiful Way to Display Your Scrapbooks!
Even though my attempt at growing my own flowers didn’t pan out this summer (maybe next year?), I still want to enjoy fresh flowers around the house. After visiting the various stores around town, I wasn’t that happy with the bouquets I was seeing in floral departments. I found some okay arrangements at reasonable price … Continue reading Making Your Own Inexpensive Flower Arrangements
I keep all of the cards I receive… birthdays, invitations, thank-you notes, holiday, wedding…all of them. The thought of throwing away well-wishes and pretty images is not something I can go through with. So, after reading them, I tossed them into a drawer. That was the drawer for cards. Eventually the drawer could not physically … Continue reading Greeting Card Scrapbook