inspiration

There’s so much inspiration to be found in the children’s book section. I found this one at goodwill. It’s such a great book, and I decided that even before finding out it’s a Newbery AND Caldecott winner for 2016 I love the old woman with curlers and butterflies in a jar….can we just take a…

today. (and yesterday)

Today was a perfect 68* I went over to three little birds to mark some of my paintings on sale. I went to the bike shop to fix our bikes Skye went to lunch with Dave We biked in the neighborhood I ate a smoothie and a salad! It was a great day We won’t…

🦒cute animal books 🦊

To distract myself from the fact that we are dropping our child at college and saying goodbye soon…I’m blogging about cute animal books 🙂 This adorable book, Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise, is genius in its simple lines and colors. (Anyone who uses a thick black line in their art is a favorite for me)…

The Night Circus 🖤📓♟🎹

I’m almost finished reading The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern. I absolutely love it…and don’t want it to end…just being there…the chilly air, the striped tents, the painted signs, the cast of characters, the descriptions, the colors (or lack of), the creativity!!! It’s an amazing book. I found out about it from The girl next…

the perfect cloudy day

We found the best books at the library. So many new books… Then we went here and took this picture… Then we tried the panorama feature Then we decided to start playing around more with the panorama feature That was fun… Then we wanted to see what would happen if we got both of us…

amazing books

Another great haul at the library. This book is so inspiring!! Great healthy recipes! That just sounds good! So colorful! So fun. Take a look at a few…. Not afraid of color and pattern. Which I highly admire 😉 How cute are these plants?! I could keep those alive!!! 😂

3 amazing books

It’s been a great week at the library! First up: this book is just beautiful, every page makes me want to stop everything and make flowers…. Paper to Petal by Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell Makes me think it would be fun to design a wedding around paper flowers! I always love a good cookbook,…