Bag of the Monthfeatured

I’m singing the praises of Creativebug. I’ve gotten my money’s worth on this one. It’s a subscription service for all sorts of creative classes–drawing, painting, knitting, sewing, crafting and all sorts of creative inspiration. With the New Year, they introduced a new class series called “Bag of the Month.” I previewed the series and loved Read more



I’ve never been big on keeping a sketchbook or a journal. I have a hard time being consistent about it. Although I almost always do some sort of thumbnail sketches before starting any sort of project, I don’t think them interesting enough to want to keep in a book for all eternity so I usually Read more


Fall Flavorsfeatured

Fall is my favorite season. Although it can come a little abruptly as it seemed to this year in Michigan, I love the colors, putting on the first sweater of the season and going for a crunchy, leafy walks. I most especially love all of Fall’s delicious flavors: hearty stews, chilis, savory roasts, and soups. Apple. Pumpkin. Yummy, yummy pumpkin.