NO. Just no.

Today I woke up ready to do it all. I wanted to de-clutter the house and move all this sh!t outta here. Then I wanted to catch up the laundry, finish packing up the winter clothes, do all the dishes, mop the floors, clean the windows… and mow the yard and hack out the weeds…

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I Don’t Know

I had another post in mind to write today and it was even a little bit funny. And then a bit of real life entered my little world and this post is in response to that reality. I don’t know. I don’t know why bad things happen to good people. I don’t know why some…

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Voila!

It turns out that I’ve been doing life all wrong…and now I’ve got it all figured out (not really, and I would never tempt fate or the universe by saying something that outlandish.)   All this time I’ve been making a list of everything that needed to be done and then failing to complete the…

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Taking a Deep Breath

Mondays. I don’t know why we make such a big deal of them.  Especially in my case where the majority of my family works in retail so Mondays aren’t the first day after two days off. Almost every day is a work day for someone in my family.  It is a rarity for us all…

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Found Objects

  Art Term Found object A found object is a natural or man-made object, or fragment of an object, that is found (or sometimes bought) by an artist and kept because of some intrinsic interest the artist sees in it (definition from the Tate galleries website)   Finished!  I actually really finished the canvases. While…

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Getting There

I’ve worked on the canvases. They aren’t done yet, but I have gone and gotten a new phone, cooked part of Easter dinner, thought about cleaning house and bathed a dog. I also played games with the family, took a nap, cleaned two offices and am writing this blog post. So, this weekend was not…

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Little Canvases

Last night I was avoiding cleaning my studio. It’s been a cluttered mess lately and while a bit of untidiness may be the sign of a creative mind (or something like that), it does reach a point where enough is enough. One avoidance technique was browsing through my entire blog history to see whether I…

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