Today marked the twentieth day I've been participating in my own version of the Index-Card-A-Day challenge. The last time I wrote about it on this blog, I explained my plan for approaching the challenge this year. You can read about that here. In my true fashion, I developed a plan but didn't stick with it… Continue reading ICAD Update | Index-Card-A-Day!
Since I've cut carbs out of my diet, I have had to do some creative thinking when it comes to side dishes. These mushrooms are easy to make, quick to cook on the grill (or in the oven) and received rave reviews from my husband! I was also able to easily whip these up in… Continue reading Recipe : Cheesy Bacon Stuffed Mushrooms
I'm going through a bit of a phase right now where I'm obsessed with miniature versions of art. From painting 6x6 canvases to working on index cards; the small size makes the pieces quick, easy and so much fun. I love doing floral studies (combining flowers, colors, textures/working on abstracting floral forms) because they're loose… Continue reading Quick Art Wednesday | Easy-breezy floral index cards
When I visited Orscheln's one day back in early May, I saw that chicks were on sale for $1 each, so even though I already had a whole flock at home, I took 15 more feather babies home with me that day. Since my first flock was born back in early March, they're already looking… Continue reading Raising chicks | Integrating and taming
I have been enamored with lettering for as long as I can remember. When I was in 5th grade, I'd dot all my i's with hearts and stars. When I was in 6th grade, I'd draw up fake magazine covers to practice different fonts. I LOVE fonts and I adore writing. Writing is one of… Continue reading Quick Art Wednesday | The art of awesome writing