A Year of Paintings

It’s been awhile since I last made a painting or art-focused post, so I figured the end of 2017 would be a good time for me to recap what I’ve done up to this point! (Some of these may be from the end of 2016 — it’s hard to tell!)     I did paint … Continue reading

Top 10 Book Favorites of 2017

I love reading – everything about it! Stories, worlds, characters, bookstores, new book smell, finding written notes on old pages, rereading something and it hitting me the same way it did the very first time — I’ve learned so much from books and have been an avid reader my entire life. My favorite genres have … Continue reading

Goodbye, 2016!

Yesterday I spent almost an hour writing a really long, heartfelt post about my 2016, believing that being positive in the face of all the negativity of the year would start 2017 off on the “right foot”. After typing paragraphs of what I’m grateful for and have accomplished this last year and then scouring every … Continue reading