Goodbye Southern California, Hello Again Italia.

Goodbye Southern California, Hello Again Italia.

This post has been on my mind too long. We've been back in Italy for over a week now... but I'm still just getting back into the swing of things and wondering how the holidays and new year have passed by so quickly. I must be getting old. Oif. The transition back into...
Italian Life Update + Thank You

Italian Life Update + Thank You

Wowsers! My lack of blogging probably speaks for itself and I wonder how obvious it might be to others when they see my disheveled appearance. Motherhood is obviously kicking me in the butt and thoroughly turning my life upside down. I'm so amazed at how others like...
Ho, hum… starting over… again?!

Ho, hum… starting over… again?!

My world has been sort of rocked by the Smart Creative Style e-course with Monica Lee. Despite the fact that I've fallen behind more than once (juggling work, motherhood and everything else) - I've still come to realization that I'm all over the place and need a...
All together now… lots of posts…

All together now… lots of posts…

I've finally decided to combine all my blogs into one. Yes,  you might be wondering why I didn't do this sooner! I've always wanted to compartmentalize things in my life, it seems more organized. But with less time, working and being a new mom, it's just too much to...
Why You Should Keep Sketchbooks and Journals

Why You Should Keep Sketchbooks and Journals

For those gloomy days when everything seems to go wrong for you... For those days when it seems as if you'll never ever come up with another good idea... For those days when you doubt yourself in so many ways... Today was one of those days. So I turn to my sketchbooks...
Never Give Up, Never Surrender

Never Give Up, Never Surrender

I’ve been working on my creative dreams for years now and although I’ve conquered many fears and achieved much success, there’s still a long road ahead of me. When embarking on something new the initial excitement and rush of adrenaline propels me forward. But I often...
On Blogging and Your Suggestions

On Blogging and Your Suggestions

It seems only yesterday that I was pregnant and wondering how my life would be changed with a baby in the house. Then little Christopher came into our lives and I pretty much thought of nothing else. Flash forward and here we are in September 2013. Here in Europe,...
I’m A Work In Progress… Are You?

I’m A Work In Progress… Are You?

Lately I've been thinking a lot about the future and where I'm headed. I'm grateful for all that I have - an amazing, supportive and loving husband - a healthy, happy newborn baby -  wonderful family and friends all around me. All that while living in Tuscany, Italy....