Guilt is the best way to provoke me to face fears heights, climbing, weakness I've been guilted in to trying indoor rock climbing again. I still have a few days before I have to go, but I can already feel the anxiety building up inside me. Maybe this time I can get out of my … Continue reading Provoked to Climb
*Que infomercial dramatization* Have you ever wanted to add a little more oomph to your photos but were unsure how? A little glow of a sunset here, a little pop of sunrise there? Well look no further! Tea, Wine, and Cheese, Please! has all you need to evoke a sense of wonder and magic through … Continue reading Creating a Soft Glow – Photoshop Friday
Haiku Thursday is back, baby! I want to carve a path in life as the glaciers did endless beauty I still cannot get over the amount of breathtaking views Montana had. One day, I promise, I'll start talking and posting pictures about something else... Maybe.
As much as I am grateful for the holidays and having the opportunity to spend quality time with family that I am not able to see often, I am so thankful that the holidays are over with. I thrive on having a routine and all semblance of such routines vanish for weeks during the whirlwind … Continue reading A Slow Beginning
I don't know what I did to deserve you I'm not going to pretend that I'm easy to live with I'm messy I'm loud I'm often mean I expect the impossible But when I lose my way in this mess of a world You are the north to my compass
For today's post I just have a simple question: Pre-patined copper is undoubtedly a trend this year - so why is it that we still cannot accept people that come into our lives with a patina of their own; should the patina not make them even more beautiful as it does to copper?
This was the scariest moment of my life. Not because my mother, in an exhausted attempt to find us somewhere to sleep for the night, turned the wrong way down a one-way expressway ramp, but because it made me realize that her illness was going to have a larger impact on the rest of our … Continue reading Wrong Turn
You make me happy when skies are grey Or blue Or wet Or cold You keep me warm Even when I don't want to be But that won't stop me I will buy all the yarn To keep my hands busy For the rest of time I will knit you a gift And you a … Continue reading An Ode to Knitting
It was time for my bi-annual dentist appointment. Just a routine cleaning. Nothing out of the ordinary. When I called to make the appointment they had an opening bright and early at 8 am. Now, I am usually only barely conscious at that point in the morning, but I went ahead and said I'd take … Continue reading The Dentist
We all could use a little more whimsy in our lives. be a little droll let whimsy whisk you away forget the doldrums