Archive for May, 2011

Caregivers: Art as Respite – 6 Easy Ideas

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

I am an artist caregiver so for me art is both work and respite. My objective, with this post, is to share some ways other caregivers, who may not necessarily be artists, can use art to give themselves some ways of coping with the stress in their lives. Suggestions to try till you find the […]

Bead Weaving for a Literary Challenge

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Just in time is not really the best way to work, but sometimes it is unavoidable. Such as this month when I finished a new work of bead weaving art just in time to enter it into the Etsy Bead Weavers monthly challenge. The theme is the trilogy of novels, “Lord of the Rings” with […]

Life’s 7 Important Questions Part 5

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

Finally, after all that deep thinking, we come to the last question: when do we eat? Possibly one of the most important of the questions, this last, number seven in the list, reminds us that life is not just about the profound but also about taking care of ourselves, enjoying life, and, very importantly, having […]