Last year after an unproductive summer (in terms of the personal projects I churned out), I was wondering why I hadn’t created much. At the end of the year I looked back at my productivity and goals log from the whole year, and recognized a pattern: In fall and winter, I enjoy being inside, creating. In the spring and summer, I can’t wait … Read More
I absolutely loved this interview with Elizabeth Gilbert on her new book Big Magic. Here are the takeaways on creativity and passion that I whole-heartedly agree with: What are the projects you want to make and are not making? Why aren’t you making them? Usually the rationalization starts out logical and worldly, but when you look beneath that, the reason … Read More
I am packing up my life, and that means my garden! Gathering up and harvesting clippings, herbs, and blossoms. And I’m making sure that next year I will be able to create a magical garden by harvesting seeds. It amazes me how nature just gives and gives. When you garden, you can really see the cycle of life, letting go (of seeds … Read More
A few weekends ago on my annual trip to Buena Vista, CO, I did some photographing of friends and couples. I love photography and documenting special moments. I’ll be in Seattle for a couple more weeks if you are interested in documenting your flow in a photoshoot, so holler at me to schedule a time. After that, I will be … Read More
This phrase, which was coined by my dear friend, Devin, is meant to be used to get yourself out of bed in the morning. Especially on the weekend :) Works like a charm!
The voice constantly asking “am I doing this right?” doesn’t stop throughout life. This is what I have learned so far.