The family that crafts together…

One of my favourite things to do is sit at our kitchen table, ‘crafting’ together. This could mean many different things in our house, because my youngest daughter took over the phrase ‘crafting’ to mean any type of art or creating as long as it’s done together. And that is everything to me. Today, my…

I am also ‘one of many’

I recently read a blog post that really resonated in me, it was one of those light bulb moments when you feel like the way you see something changes. You can read the original post yourself here. It is by a fellow Fibro Warrior who goes by the name I Tripped Over A Stone, if…

Watercolour Flowers & Faux Brush Lettering.

I started out this piece knowing that I wanted to use my ‘Kelly Creates Floral’ stamp set, because I just love it! I also knew that I wanted the outlines to be metallic & embossed, with the colour loosely dropped in. Whenever I’m embossing I use WOW! embossing powders, they always work so well and…

It’s the LITTLE THINGS…. (Lawn Fawnatics Challenge 57)

So this month’s Lawn Fawnatics theme is ‘Little Things’ and it really got me thinking about how much the little things can mean when you have a chronic illness, so as another school year ends I created these little thank you cards for my daughters to give to their teachers. More details on how I…

Wasted Days…

Some days are hard, others are harder. Some days are so hard I consider them wasted. I normally know when it’s going to be a wasted day, when I wake up feeling like every single nerve in my body is on fire and everything aches so much that I would honestly believe you if you…

Creative Journeys

The creative journey that I’ve been on to get to where I am now has been somewhat winding; for the longest time I was sure that I had no ability to bring the ideas I could imagine into a finished project. I would look at things that other people create and marvel at how anyone…

Taking back control.

Today is never too late to be BRAND NEW. — Taylor Swift. There are many quotes that I thought about starting my blog with, but ultimately that one seems the most appropriate. There have been many changes in my life; some difficult, others wonderful, but I have found that it is the negative ones that…