100 Day Sketch Challenge

100 Day Sketch Challenge

The last 100 days of 2019 I did a sketch challenge. I have to say for the most part I carry my sketchbook and pens everywhere I go but this project really challenged me to make sure I drew something every day. I tried to at least set aside 5…

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Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year!!

2019 was a good year, but some things seem as though we have been going backwards. If you disagree I suggest you get out and see what is going on in your community. Cost of housing, cost of medication, childcare or a medical emergency can land anyone in debt or…

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Free Download: Gift Tags

Free Download: Gift Tags

Last year, I created holiday illustrations for my Advent Calendar. If you missed it, you still have time to create one. It was a fun way to teach my little one the true meaning of Christmas, and he loved the artwork. All the illustrations were hand-drawn and scanned to use…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Be Thankful, every day. Happy Thanksgiving! I hope all my readers find something to be thankful for. If you are teaching your little ones to be thankful, it is the perfect time to start an Advent Calendar. Check out last year's post to create your own Advent Calendar — little reminders…

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Oven Mitts Required

Oven Mitts Required

Just because the summer cookouts (or BBQ as they say on the west coast) are over doesn't mean you can't have the same foods this fall/winter. Ok, maybe not all season long. This is a dish we make once or twice a year. I never made these when we…

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