UncustomaryAugust collage 3 via lawhimsy
Musings and Mutterings

The Uncustomary August Instachallenge LaWhimsy Style

August may be over and September well on it's way, but its memories still linger on in the form of one of the most delightful InstaChallenges I've participated in. Mary of the always inspiring and utterly rainbow-tastic blog Uncustomary Art created her first Instagram challenge with Uncustomary August and let me just say that she… Continue reading The Uncustomary August Instachallenge LaWhimsy Style

Just Breathe

Just Breathe A Simple 5 Minute Meditation

Breathing, it's such an easy, vital part of life that we all do constantly, without much thought. Breathing, however, can be so much more and can be utilized in a very amazing and simple way. To think, we all have this powerful tool at our disposal and yet we often do not use it to… Continue reading Just Breathe A Simple 5 Minute Meditation

#YearOfHappy

Thrift Shop Fun ~ #YearOfHappy

So this month's #YearOfHappy challenge was to head out and find some delightful thrift-store treasures for under $10.00. Being a thrift-store maven, I readily took this challenge in hand, and on a cold Saturday I headed out with a friend for some digging. My results were a jumble of happiness - I found a huge… Continue reading Thrift Shop Fun ~ #YearOfHappy

To You YearOfHappy via LaWhimsy
#YearOfHappy

Dear Me – A Letter to Myself

Dear Me, Crazy, isn't it? Just being here, being alive, experiencing all those ordinary and extraordinary aspects of this amazingly complex thing called life. It's another year, another click of the cogs, flip of the calendar, turn of the screw, and any other sort of colorful analogy your sweetly kooky mind can come up with.… Continue reading Dear Me – A Letter to Myself

Musings and Mutterings, Poetry

Merry December

All is merry, all is bright, in this month of shortened light. Soon the season will turn again and Winter shall enter the Northern lands. Darkness falls, the chill runs through, all is slumbering, all seems still. The cracking trees, the icy lakes, the rustling leaves in Autumn's wake. Yet in this time, so bleak… Continue reading Merry December

Get Messy

Thank You

Namaste ~ Ella Get Messy is an art journal challenge where a gang of crafty vixens are sharing art journal pages we have created to practice our skills and push past our creative limits with hopes to inspire. We share our pages without restraint every week, and once a month we create around a prompt. Go check out these crazy talented ladies who are… Continue reading Thank You