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Filling the Well

Creativity is a well that I draw from and it is a beautiful and soulful place.  Yet it too needs nourishment and nurturing.  Drawing too much for way too long depletes resources and the well runs dry.  I am an … Continue reading

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The Roses at Huntington Park

Recently, I took a few moments out from running my jewelry business to stop and smell the roses – literally.  A park in my area has a beautiful rose garden.  Somehow, despite my best intentions, I always manage to get … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Day

Today was one of those unseasonably warm winter days that makes you think/hope that spring is closer than it really is.  The high today was 60, just two days ago it was in the 20’s.  And, the cold will be … Continue reading

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A Week of Artichokes

Tuesday evening we cooked shrimp, artichokes, and red onions on skewers on the grill.  I had never eaten grilled artichokes before and they were delicious.  We cooked enough for a couple of meals.  I can remember being slightly afraid of … Continue reading

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Artist’s Date

About two years ago, I starting using some of the principles in The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron.  I had the book for at least eight years.  I bought it in a moment when I felt a need to expand … Continue reading

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