Book-Binding While Isolated at Home

Covid-19 has motivated a few changes to my habits and expectations. At the time of writing this (March 18th, 2020), my University (Concordia U. BFA in Art Education) classes are on hold and I'm not sure how this shutdown will delay my progress through the program. I've been able to get quite a few smaller … Continue reading Book-Binding While Isolated at Home

Now, Is All There Is.

It's Starting To Sink In Almost thirty years ago I read The Way of The Bull by Leo Buscaglia and started considering the concept of Carpe Diem as part of an endless wish-list. Only, how to implement it when there are so many life-obstacles possible? Well, I didn't get the concept back then, so I … Continue reading Now, Is All There Is.

I Found An Irrefutable Affirmation

"Where I am is constantly changing to something better. It's fun to know that things are always working out for me, and I see evidence of that everyday. I'm always accommodated." by Abraham Hicks I've been working with The Artist Way by Julia Cameron and doing an exercise that asks me to write a affirmation … Continue reading I Found An Irrefutable Affirmation

Making A Promise Of Growth

Here We Go... I've started reading The Artist Way by Julia Cameron on the advice of a an excellent Life Coach. I had complained that I was having a creative block and it felt tied into much of the transitions I'm going through on my growth journey right now. She's not only understood what I … Continue reading Making A Promise Of Growth

Monday’s Movers – Richard Tardif: Part 2 – Embrace Your Denial to Stop It

Monday’s Movers - Richard Tardif Part 2 - Embrace Your Denial to Stop It Author: Richard Tardif Book: Stop Your Denial: A Case For Embracing The Truth About Fitness I had the great opportunity to proofread an early edition of Richard’s book and dig deep Into the message he is sharing with undeniable passion. What … Continue reading Monday’s Movers – Richard Tardif: Part 2 – Embrace Your Denial to Stop It

Fun Fotos for Friday – What Inspires The Artist

A little while back, I started taking random pictures of the art spaces around my house. I shot my libraries, studio, display shelves, and where my art ended up through several moves. I had hoped to find a focus on what drives my expressions. I'm not sure I have, yet, but I had a great … Continue reading Fun Fotos for Friday – What Inspires The Artist

Monday’s Movers – Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose

Preface: I recently reread this amazing book and felt compelled to share my revised review on it. This book deserves to be read!  A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose by Eckhart Tolle Warning! This book can change your life. It can change the way you see yourself, the universe, and how you fit into … Continue reading Monday’s Movers – Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose

Monday’s Movers – Daniel H. Pink – DRiVE: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Daniel H. Pink - DRiVE: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us If you are a manager, building a sales force, opening a school, looking to build true strength and self-confidence in your children, or simply trying to figures out why you hated sales your whole life, this is the book to read!!! Daniel Pink … Continue reading Monday’s Movers – Daniel H. Pink – DRiVE: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Odds & Ends – An Introduction to The Law of Attraction

I recently finished reading Law of Attraction Habits by Chris Tomasso and wrote this little review about the book that I feel compelled to share with you. A great way to get your feet wet This isn't so much a "how to" book on the law of attraction, as it is a clear description of what … Continue reading Odds & Ends – An Introduction to The Law of Attraction

Monday’s Movers – Richard Tardif and Stop The Denial

I first met Richard a little over a year ago when I was exploring the possibility of growing a local lifestyle magazine. He is the Executive Director of the QCNA, a group that oversees the success of most of the English & bilingual publications in Quebec. I came for some advice and guidance from the … Continue reading Monday’s Movers – Richard Tardif and Stop The Denial