Juggling a full-time job and full-time passion isn’t always easy, and comes with unique trials and triggers; but it’s nice to step away from my own notebook, and take a look at the art around me. The National Portrait Gallery is one of my favorite museums in D.C. It’s open until 7 p.m., close to food and shopping, and full of exciting new and old exhibitions.Read More
Every time I get the slightest sniff of fall, my heart and mind becomes full and excited. Orange and red leaves, the crisp chill in the air, and cozy clothes.Read More
The truth is, there is no way out; there is only through. Overall, life is not a challenge; but life is in fact challenging me. Through relationships, work, and art; I am being challenged to divorce my comfort zone. I am challenged to lean into faith, and I am challenged to let go of behaviors, habits, and energy that is not serving me.
Toward the end of last year, I purchased my first plant, a mid-sized succulent, which was, as stated by the cashier, "nearly impossible to kill." I reactively bought the plant because I was experiencing internal chaos, and I wanted something to take care of, nurture, and watch grow. I was just about to launch my Holiday Cards on my Etsy, and things were getting hectic at work.Read More
In the midst of chaos, it's always nice to step away, just for a second, and look at how beautiful things actually are. I've had a very busy few months, of weddings, high school reunions, my yoga + painting event, and travel. Last weekend was the first holiday of the summer, and what a joy it was to enjoy it in one of my favorite cities, Savannah.Read More