Writing

Textile Art – Artist Growth

Textile Art – Artist Growth

As a wannabe writer and probably because I am uneducated as one, my first inclination was to write a long meandering post all about my journey to find myself as a Textile Artist. Instead, I will save that for a little later when I am […]

Celebration – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

Celebration – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

Celebration Today I celebrate how far I have come. I celebrate my successes. I celebrate my goals and aspirations and the mountains I have climbed to get here. I celebrate my family, my relationships, and my environment wherever I travel, my Self, my life. I […]

Celebrating Women – The Inspired

Celebrating Women – Inspired In the morning my inner voices wake with me. They try to tell me I am not worthy and that I should be full of shame. I turn on the news and hear the echo. Did you hear what she said?¬†She’s […]

Eat Cake

Eat Cake

A friend of mine passed away recently and I am so sad, for complete lack of a better word or description. Lizzie was a friend, a fellow artist and a mentor in fashioning a creative life as she did so well. She taught me that […]

Happy Fall Equinox!

Happy Fall Equinox!

Although the weather here in Ottawa is feeling more and more like the summer we never had, I am welcoming Fall 2017 with open arms. It might be that I was born in October, but Fall has always been my favourite season and for me […]

Peace Day

Peace Day

In honour of International Day of Peace – September 21st

My Village – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

My Village – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

I wrote the manifesto/affirmation below about a week before discovering cancer in my breast 3 Augusts ago. After all my treatments is when I felt I lost many friendships and only just recently felt like I am able to see if re-connections are possible. I’m […]

A Beautiful Creative Life – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

A Beautiful Creative Life – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

I honour the magnificence in my surroundings wherever I go. Beauty surrounds me and I find calm and peace in nature. I express my creativity through the arts, music, drama, literature and dance. I am blessed with the gift of a creative life. I open […]

A Deep Connection – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

A Deep Connection – Setting Intentions for a Beautiful Life

My challenges and struggles are now in the past. My inner fears and emotional anxiety do not control me. I am free to move forward. I pay attention to my intuitive vibes, as I know they continue to steer me in the right direction. I […]

Perfection – Imposter Brownies

Perfection – Imposter Brownies

Imposter Brownies As I mature, fabulously btw, gone are the days where perfection rules. Especially now though, after going through a threatening illness and it’s treatments. When I vacuum this old house that I live in, I notice all the imperfections. There’s no getting them […]