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A Humanist Grinch with a Side of Heart

I walked into our local craft store yesterday to purchase some milk paint and was immediately slapped in the face with Christmas decorations, trees, tinsel, tiny Santa's, and cheery little elves.  The smell of holly, cranberry, and pine was overwhelming to the point of nearly bolting back out the door.  After trudging through what seemed… Continue reading A Humanist Grinch with a Side of Heart

Weddings, Couples, Castings, Babies, Keepsakes, Oh My! How My Businesses Intertwine.

Not only am I a Celebrant, I also create.  For years I've created keepsake pregnancy belly casts for expectant mothers, but recently I've moved into the hand casting arena.  This has proven to be an exciting and fulfilling time for me as an artist.  I'm not technically creating something from nothing, instead I'm capturing something… Continue reading Weddings, Couples, Castings, Babies, Keepsakes, Oh My! How My Businesses Intertwine.

Unplugged, 40+ Hours, and a Mother with a Broken Hip: How my Summer is Going

Greetings!  I have started several blog posts, nearly completed them, only to get distracted by the next "very important thing" and boom!  Gone, forgotten, and I lost my train of thought and inspiration. So tonight, I grabbed my laptop and while the house is quiet and I'm home alone, I thought I'd summarize the posts… Continue reading Unplugged, 40+ Hours, and a Mother with a Broken Hip: How my Summer is Going