My spirit said, pull out your oil paints and I finally did! I haven’t painted in years and I’ve missed it sooo much. Never again will I neglect my paints for so long. I get into a zone where nothing else exists when I paint – nothing. This was inspired by the artist I love, Amanda Tally. I might go back and make some changes, but here is what I created so far in the last two days:
Reminder: Don’t neglect your outlet for creativity!!
Well, whenever I need help in keeping myslef on track and in the right mind frame I pull out my very worn down book, Ask and it is Given by Hicks. Boy does it keep me on track and believing in myself:)
I’m in the middle of edits on my first novel- its FREAKING HARD!! It’s like never ending edits and reshuffling! My favorite way to get my head in the right spot for it is throwing on some music I love and taking a dance break. It does wonders! Okay, back to the edits! Chugga, Chugga.
I found these hand-dipped figs in Whole Foods a few months ago and while I don’t get them every week (they are not always in stock, thank goodness -my waistline is most grateful for this) they make my mouth happy every time!
My Elle Decor was in my mail slot today and Lonny’s April issue came out online today- bonus.
While I’m lucky to sit in the comfort of my home with the little things that make me happy(my design magazines), I can’t stop thinking of all those in Japan who right now are not able to enjoy such simple things.
Eye Lasik, here I come! 8 more days of no contacts and only wearing my coke bottle/no depth perception glasses. After 6 days of only wearing glasses the eyes are starting to adjust and I’m now officially walking down stairs at a better than glacial pace that I was 5 days ago.