Jan 09

“I’ve Got Rhythm”

I have been thinking a lot about rhythm lately. For those of you who know me, you probably laughed when you saw this blog title. When we think of rhythm, we usually automatically think in musical terms and start describing things in terms of beat, timing, and so forth. When... read more →
Nov 04

Memories and Challenges

Lots of memories this week. 16 years ago today Beverly Hall Williamson went to her heavenly home. 2 1/2 years later in July 2004 the little girl who gave all the money she had in an alabaster offering to build churches and hospitals around the world had a church built... read more →
Nov 03

Saying goodbye

I sold a box on Etsy this week and I felt a bit of sadness as I packed it up to ship. It was  as if I was saying goodbye to an old friend. Odd as it sounds (since they are made to sell) so much of myself goes into... read more →
Oct 13
Sep 29

Dead Grass

While doing my annual fall yard work, it dawned on me that there are certain spots in the lawn that I reseed every fall. Not wanting to replicate past failure, I decided to try something different. I decided to dig out the spot and refill it with topsoil instead of... read more →
Aug 31
Aug 22

500!

I am celebrating today as I created my 500th job! 5 years into this journey of self-employment I have learned many life lessons, but one of the biggest is gratitude. And I am super grateful that 500 different times folks have trusted me to create something for them. There have... read more →
Apr 13

Really Caring About People

I read this outstanding blog article by Josh Becker at www.becomingminimalist.com recently. Check it out at the link at the end of this post. It made me think about a related question: "Do you really care about people as you conduct your business or do you just care about what they can... read more →
Mar 30
Feb 22

A Brand New Blog

What do you write about in a brand new blog? Lots of things have swirled around in my head, but I think I want to explore for a moment the relationship of different forms of creative expression and how one unrelated pursuit can strengthen and infuse another creative pursuit with... read more →