Favorite Books of 2015

Picking my favorite books is always a tricky endeavor. It depends so much on my mood, energy level and expectations.  Sometimes a book is a favorite for being light and fluffy and the perfect thing to take my mind off of deeper issues.  Sometimes a book is a favorite because it sparks conversations or takes me on a journey or […]

Peek Into My Art Journal: December 2015

I’ve been discovering what a stress relief it is for me to sit with my sketchbook for a few minutes each day and work on something that’s completely my own.  I don’t create these spreads with the thought that someday they could be prints in my shop or free printables for the blog.  They are simply a way to fuel […]

Quick Lit: December 2015

Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy I had a difficult time reading this book in the printed form.  My sister suggested listening to the audiobook and I fell in love with the characters and really enjoyed the story.  (Sisters are the best!).  It’s a sweet, romantic tale, full of bits of dry humor. Very Austen-esque. Loved the movie, […]

2016 LDS Primary Outline Theme and Scripture Posters

I am delighted to share with you these free LDS Primary 2016 Outline theme and scripture posters. I have designed these 12 colorful posters for you to use in your families and/or Primary settings (download below by clicking Add to Cart). Print them for your Primary bulletin board or to hang in your home as a reminder of the topics your children will […]

Quiet Book Pages for Boys

If you’re anything like me, you’ve got a delightful and extremely active boy in your life.  He’s curious and smart and if you ever turn your head for even a second he’s climbing the curtains or dumping flour all over the floor, or any other number of mess-producing activities. I spent every spare moment (and, admittedly, some I probably shouldn’t […]