Changing the Message, Changing Your Life

I am a professional worrier.  I mean, if someone paid me for it, I could make beaucoup bucks, sister. It comes naturally to me; a keen sense of the world on my shoulders, responsible for every darn thing.  But the fact is, I'm not responsible for everything.  Owning it all, worrying about it all ain't … Continue reading Changing the Message, Changing Your Life

Step by Step Painting: Crazy Colorful Zebra in Acrylics

I really love art.  Always have, ever since I was a kid.  For a season my mom coordinated private art lessons with a gal at her home studio, I was probably 10?  The low ceiling, lamp-lit space, expansive tables filled with all sorts of paper and paint and supplies.  Print making, pastels, watercolor.  The other … Continue reading Step by Step Painting: Crazy Colorful Zebra in Acrylics

Nesting, Unschooling, Connection and Surviving the 3rd Trimester

It's not nesting. It's planning ahead. Okay, maybe it's nesting, but to the woman in the throws of it, it just feels like whatchyer s'posed to do.  Time to make changes, be prepared, overhaul something, knock out a few walls wearing overalls and a bandana listening to 90s rock and binging on sparkling water.  Maybe not … Continue reading Nesting, Unschooling, Connection and Surviving the 3rd Trimester

Video: 34 Weeks Pregnant and I’m Not Perfect | Plant Based Pregnancy

Oh dear me.  How good are our intentions.  How high our expectations. And then reality hits. I planned to vlog (yes, that's such a crazy weird word, but it's part of our social vocabularly) regularly and when I went to post today's video I saw that it's been ...what's 34 minus 9?  That many weeks … Continue reading Video: 34 Weeks Pregnant and I’m Not Perfect | Plant Based Pregnancy