My Word of the Year… Curious

My Word of the Year… Curious

  It probably comes as no surprise that my word of the year for 2018 is curious. This is a shift that began back in October when I embraced my inner Renaissance Woman and started the hashtag #kindlecuriosity. But January was a nice time to […]

Hygge Isn’t All About Candles

Hygge Isn’t All About Candles

  I discovered the concept of hygge at a time when I really needed it. I was deep in a seasonal depression and it was a light that helped me find my way out. The first word I heard of was actually hygge’s Norweigian cousin […]

Camp Kindle Returns

Camp Kindle Returns

Camp Kindle is a virtual creative retreat! This season is all about hygge and coziness. We’ve just started our winter session which will run January through March. You can join in at any time!   During camp we’ll learn crafts like needlefelting, crochet (I have […]

Handcrafted Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Handcrafted Holiday Gift Guide 2017

It’s that time of year again! Each year I love rounding up a handful of my favorite artisans and putting together a handcrafted gift guide. Here are my picks for this year…   Butterscotch Beer Tea from Riddle’s Tea Shoppe Anne & Gilbert Clothespin Doll […]

Connect to Kindred Spirits with #KindleCuriosity

Connect to Kindred Spirits with #KindleCuriosity

So many of you resonated with my blog post about being a Renaissance Woman. Thanks to each of you who reached out to share your own multi-passionate story. As Anne Shirley would say, “Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think.“ Many […]

Autumn Favorites 2017

Autumn Favorites 2017

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Embracing My Inner Renaissance Woman

Embracing My Inner Renaissance Woman

I’ve always been envious of Emily Starr’s singular focus on her Alpine Path. Her one true passion was writing, and she always knew what she wanted to achieve. My creative endeavors are more… varied. I’ll gather up a handful to paint a picture for you. […]

3 Things I’ve Learned from Hypothyroidism

3 Things I’ve Learned from Hypothyroidism

I’m back! After an 11 month hiatus I’ve dusted off my blog. Let’s recap… Last December we had a YouTube chat about how overwhelmed I was feeling and how I was shifting my online presence from a biz to a hobby. Part of that included […]

On Hiatus

On Hiatus

I’m currently on a blogging hiatus. This year I am letting go of weekly blogging and dabbling in making YouTube videos instead. If you’re curious about why I made the switch I talk about it here. My blog is currently in archive mode, but after […]

Take Care

Take Care

This year I’m approaching the transition from autumn to winter with a solemnity and reverence. I’m learning about hygge and koseleg and preparing for the dark months ahead. Last year winter steamrolled me from a period of overwhelm into seasonal depression. And after the year […]