How to Raise Daughters Who Will Become Leaders

I want my daughter to not just believe but know that she can be anything she wants (these days, it’s an astronomer and a mom). But I also want her to live in a

Give Yourself Permission to Create with Creative Thursday

One of the hardest things about being creative as an adult, I think, is just taking the time to do it. Even as someone who makes a living doing creative things, the actual acts

How to Survive the Winter Months Happily

I am not a big fan of winter. I’m cold pretty much all the time, even in the summer months. Early darkness just makes me want to go to sleep. I’d rather be wrapped

Crafty Links for the Week of November 16

My crafty friends have been busy again, and this week they’re sharing new designs, book and pattern reviews, and some cool ways to feel more confident picking colors. Check out their links below, and

Great Gift Ideas for Creative Kids

Note: This post contains affiliate links. If you click on some of these and buy, I’ll get a little cash back. But all opinions are my own. I think we’re all inclined to want

Set Up Your Guest Room to be Extra Prepared for Guests

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PreparedWithCVS #CollectiveBias One thing I love about living in the town my husband and I mostly grew

I Don’t Care How Many Days Until Christmas

It started before Halloween. Memes were popping up on Facebook saying so many days until Thanksgiving, this many weeks until Christmas, that many days before Black Friday or New Year’s or whatever. I even