At one point early on this year, I thought about stopping it all. Quitting this self employed lark and just having a hobby where I could make what I pleased when I pleased without the pressure of needing to earn money from it. But then I realised I couldn't do that. I physically mentally soulfully… Continue reading Trust
I was reminded recently that in my early days of Instagram I took part in a pay it forward game that required me to offer a token/gift to the first three people that replied to my post in return that they do the same to their followers, i.e., pay it forward. I thought this would… Continue reading A touch of Kind
I wrote a post once about my chaotic creative mind, you can read that post here if you fancy. This current mind state is still apparent as I struggle to find the time & my creative mojo to restock my shop. It's constantly on my mind that I need to be getting projects finished and… Continue reading Just be you.
So it's nearly time, our tree is up and adorned with treasures we've collected or made over the years. The house is full of fairy lights and schools out until next year! I've spent the last couple of days wrapping gifts, listening to Fairytale of New York and baking Christmas treats with the real hope… Continue reading Merry Christmas!
As we say goodbye to Autumn and welcome in the shorter days I find I'm getting outdoors less and less. I really should try harder though because there's something wonderful about wrapping up warm, heading out for a long walk & coming home to an open fire, cosy blankets and a nice hot mug of tea!… Continue reading So Good In Every Way
Handmade, homemade, made with love, make do and mend, whatever it is, it seems we're all at it in some way or another. Back in 2014 I took the plunge and headed out into the world of self employment, fulfilling my life long dream of being an artist. I was thinking canvases & galleries, but… Continue reading The Chaotic Mind of a Creative