“Girls Day Out” Traveler’s Notebook Process

Enjoy the small moments.  It’s a phrase we say, but how often do we really stop and take note?  How often do we take in and document those small moments that really make each day worth showing up?  For 2020, I am making a goal of documenting some of the simpler moments…those times when aContinue reading ““Girls Day Out” Traveler’s Notebook Process”

“Growing” Art Journal Process

I say it all the time (or write it!), but I truly love art journaling.  It is the most freeing process, where there are no rules, and whatever is in my head gets out onto paper.  The funny part is that sometimes when my thoughts spill onto the pages of my art journal, they doContinue reading ““Growing” Art Journal Process”

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Art Journal Entry

I had the best of intentions when I started.  I wanted to do a bright art journal entry, but I also had planned to do some sort of masking stencil to tone down the brightness.  But, once I started adding color, I couldn’t stop.  The page just became louder and louder, filling with vibrant color.Continue reading “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Art Journal Entry”

#Allthecolor

I’m over winter.  Completely and totally over it.  I am over the cold temperatures, the bare trees and the gray skies.  It seems like winter may just never end around here, so I decided to focus on color in my art journal this week. My inspiration for the art journal page this week started withContinue reading “#Allthecolor”

Covenant vs. Contract

I’ll be completely honest. I have absolutely no idea what vows my husband and I exchanged at our wedding.  We did not write them ourselves, but relied on the pastor who officiated the ceremony to guide us.  The day was such a complete blur of nerves, happiness, and all the emotions, that the words we spokeContinue reading “Covenant vs. Contract”

Look on the Bright Side

Any other parent out there secretly cringe when a snow day is announced?  Especially a snow day when there isn’t any actual snow?  Don’t get me wrong, I love snow.  And, I love my kids.  But, this has been a crazy week with schedules interrupted over and over again by school closings and delays.  FridaysContinue reading “Look on the Bright Side”