Author Archives: Keeping the Me in Mommy

The Creative Life Project: May

Drawing Days in May This month I’m going to keep it realistic and plan to work on catching up with some illustrations in the kids’ baby books. Each month (ideally), I write an entry into their books and add little … Continue reading

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The Creative Life: April Review

The start of 2017 has held a doozy few months to date. They’ve been work focused toward a specific goal which was worthwhile (and thankfully ended in results I was aiming for) and resulted in a learning curve that is … Continue reading

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Creative Kids: Taped Cards

Our cards this month were inspired by a link a friend sent me, I think it was off Pinterest but I’ve searched for half an hour and can’t find the original link. Search: “tape art kids” on Pinterest and a … Continue reading

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Creative Capers Creation I

Here’s my first creation. I’ve actually got a couple others in progress but just have been too busy to post. The colours of this piece were inspired by a social emotional retreat I attended.  I also took creative inspiration from … Continue reading

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Power of Now Reflections and February Review

Power of Now Reflections For some reason, I feel great resistance while reading The Power of Now. His focus on living with constant “deep trouble” and “sadness” doesn’t resinate with me. However, my flat resistance to the book isn’t helping me access the … Continue reading

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The Creative Life Project: March

  January and February were a bit of a doozy of a couple of months. They were work focused toward a specific goal which was worthwhile (and thankfully ended in results I was aiming for) but this month, I need … Continue reading

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The Creative Life Project: February

  Mindfulness is something I am still striving to increase in my life. One thing I am doing toward this goal is focusing on really being present when I am with my kids and finding time each day to meaningfully … Continue reading

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