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The Daily Stuff
The Daily Stuff
The routine is as much a part of the creative process as the lightning bolt of inspiration, maybe more. — Twyla Tharp Are you thinking about New Year’s Resolutions today? I usually avoid them but in 2018 there is one that makes sense to me. After reading Twyla Tharp’s words in The Creative Habit, I […]Continue reading
I consider myself fairly easy to buy for at Christmas (unlike my husband who won’t even give me a hint!). I still love my toys as in art supplies, books or quilting supplies which are always at the top of my list. There are other ‘non-essentials’ on that list, as well. And if all else […]Continue reading
“If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” Loren Eisley Before our move to Nova Scotia, our home backed onto a quiet lake in Ontario. Living by the water was something I’d dreamed of as a kid and we enjoyed that lake for almost 20 years. I especially loved watching the weather […]Continue reading
When I pulled up my bedroom blinds this morning I looked out on sunshine and the bright blue water of the Bay of Fundy, perfectly accented by a white fishing boat sailing past. Just off to the right, the lighthouse. A perfect start to my day. How did I get so lucky? As I asked myself […]Continue reading
At the close of the year I want to share a bit about our life here in the village. A lot of people have asked me how things are going here in Nova Scotia, so my plan is to share these stories about once a month. It’s relevant because this place has become an important piece of […]Continue reading