What The Relationship Is Worth

What The Relationship Is Worth

Sometimes I’ll see something, usually a statement or meme or other post by a complete stranger, and it will just get stuck in my head. Especially if I disagree, and have multiple mental arguments about it. This is one of those times. My husband and I just...
The Power of Broke – Book Review

The Power of Broke – Book Review

It’s nice every once in a while to read a good, inspirational book. The Power of Broke is just that book for any struggling entrepreneur. Sometimes, you just need someone to grab you and say “Don’t give up! Even if you fail, you’ll come back stronger!” That’s what...
3 Tips For Communication In Relationships

3 Tips For Communication In Relationships

“Communication is the most important part of a relationship!” “You can’t be successful without good communication!” Yeah, yeah, we’ve all heard this before. It’s the mantra of basically every relationship advice column, book, and seminar....
Life Help For Millennials: An Advisory Poem

Life Help For Millennials: An Advisory Poem

Life Help For Millennials: An Advisory Poem   Hey you, yes you young’n You millennial I’ve got some advice For your wretched young soul I’m older and wiser And better than you That’s right, I’ve a word To give you a clue You must travel the world Take in...
Pure Imagination & Musical Musings

Pure Imagination & Musical Musings

Music is immensely important in my creative process. Possibly even the most important thing other than actual ideas and reference photos. I need it to think, to breathe, to create. The moods and styles change, but I need it in some form every day. I’ve been in a very...

Loving Our Enemies, Pray For Those Who Persecute You

The image contains a Facebook post with the words: “The free world… all of Christendom… is at war with Islamic horror. Not one penny of American treasure should be granted to any nation who harbors these heathen animals. Not a single radicalized Islamic...
I Always Thought Healthy Would Be Harder

I Always Thought Healthy Would Be Harder

“We’ve GOT to start eating healthier.” This has been our mantra for years. Knowing that our diet is not healthy or even close to the best for us, but still trekking on, never really willing to put in the work required to change it. I know that for myself, I’ve always...
Amethyst: A Birth Story

Amethyst: A Birth Story

I’ve always known I wanted to do home births. I was surrounded by them with my mom, extended family, and friends in our homeschool group, so the idea was as natural as breath itself. In 2015, I gave birth to my first daughter at home. It was a good experience, but not...
Book Review: Portrait Revolution by Julia L. Kay

Book Review: Portrait Revolution by Julia L. Kay

“I sometimes think that a portrait of someone is as much a portrait of the artist doing the portrait.” – John Holliday, UK I loved this quote from the book “Portrait Revolution: Inspiration From Around The World For Creating Art In Multiple Mediums And Styles” by...