I’m regularly being reminded by Mother Nature that there are still several weeks of unpredictable weather to endure before I can trade the treadmill and exercise bike in for the great outdoors. In the meantime, I’m going on virtual field trips all over the world through good old YouTube and Netflix. I can pop in… Continue reading Session 156: Virtual Traveling Workout
Spring is finally here! And with Easter just around the corner, I thought it would be nice to create an art piece with flowers. Find a picture of a flower arrangement you like, and try to recreate it. The simpler, the better! I prefer fake flowers, and using coupons at your local craft stores or… Continue reading Session 155: Flower Arranging
The weather is temperamental in March. One minute it’s sunny and warm, the next, you’re shoveling a foot of snow off the driveway. Luckily, there are some plants that don’t mind the crazy changes in temperature. This is the best time to plant peas, radishes, corn, cabbage, and carrots outside. This is one of my… Continue reading Session 154: Early Spring Planting
Physical balance is so beneficial. I’m grateful that in practicing yoga, my balance has definitely improved. It keeps me upright when I’m running on a drizzly day and the sidewalks are a bit slippery, or when my cat gets underfoot and I’m trying to avoid falling and injuring her or myself. Balance also takes thoughtfulness… Continue reading Session 153: Play With Balance
While I’m a freestyle crafter a lot of the time, once in a while it feels good to follow a pattern with step by step instructions that lead you to a finished product. Find an easy pattern that you can finish in a day, preferably a printed one. This way, the directions will be easier… Continue reading Session 152: Follow a Pattern
Have you ever read a book and found a passage that speaks to you? So much that it becomes part of who you are? I read a lot of non fiction, so this happens to me a lot. I finished Martin Short’s memoir, I Must Say soon after the new year, and his chapter about… Continue reading Session 151: Art Journal—Good Life Advice From A Book
Re-run week! I’m gonna spend it all with this little guy. ❤️ First thing, we took an early walk around the neighborhood. It was a bit chilly!