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New Year | Time to sharpen your pencils

It is time to sharpen your pencils , my dears. It is time I show up, and bring my sharp pencil to do some writing on this here blog. Don’t you agree? But first two things I’ve already accomplished this … Continue reading

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Is it time to Quit Blogging in 2017?

I want to welcome the new year. And I want to welcome you to this blog today and all through 2017. I have been blogging here, in this very spot, since 2004, and I will keep at it some more. … Continue reading

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My Word of the Year 2016: Grace

Stop shaming and start reclaiming. * Beth Buelow Today is the start of our work week around here, after the long holiday, so I thought I’d type up the first post for the New Year! Yay! Back to blogging, yes! … Continue reading

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Setting Goals | December Inspiration en masse

And now we welcome the new year, full of things that have never been. Rilke Hey, how was the weekend? Good I hope. Now, the most important thing to do in December is not celebrating Christmas but to set goals … Continue reading

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Year in Review | Looking back at the Creativity of 2014

Impossible to see, the future is. Yoda Another year, this one called 2014, has passed and is soon over. It’s time to say good bye to this year and hello to another one. Time to plan for the next 12 … Continue reading

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Last Minute Art Journaling Thoughts

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.Mae West It’s time to put my fat hand bound Art Journal to rest, find a home for it in the book shelf and move on. It has … Continue reading

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365 Collages in 2013 | Week 51 | The Scissors Edition

…recognize that any creative act worth doing benefits from an ongoing process of continuous improvement. [via] Chris Guillebeau C stands for Creativity C also stands for Collage Love, Cut & paste habit, Creating Every Week and Carving out time for … Continue reading

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How to keep Organized with a 365 Project

Promising your creative readers a post with organizational tips might be like promising to send out packages of free gold nuggets… I can see the glimmer in your eyes, because I am the same. I love learning how others organize … Continue reading

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Art Journaling the Last and First Day

…as I think about the new year ahead, I want to propose that we set aside chunks of time, big chunks, and give ourselves mental space, forgiving mental space, to wrestle with this fear. Start something new, with a fresh … Continue reading

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To New Beginnings and Happy Endings

There is so much left to do, to see, to create, to learn and to give. It’s a good thing it’s just 2012 ending, and not the world. I will see you on the other side, I promise! XOXO Happy … Continue reading

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