Category Archives: Inspired

25 DIYs of Christmas – Day 15: DIY Gift Wrap

There was too much going on over the weekend that kept me from blogging. Not that I minded, except for the homework part of course! I had my very first vending experience at a pop-up shop hosted by my friend … Continue reading

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Life is good at GOOD

Yesterday, I did something I hadn’t done before. And I felt pretty terrible that it was my first time doing it. I went to the GOOD Design Market in Sacramento. It’s a local marketplace featuring makers of print, food, soap, … Continue reading

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Favorite Halloween DIYs + An Article That Hits Home

Halloween. Before, it meant dressing up in a costume that was thrown together minutes before whatever party or bar hop we were attending. It meant people coming over to our apartment before said party and everyone getting too drunk to … Continue reading

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Handmade Life + 10% off Sale!

I completely believe in creating a handmade, mindful life. In making things with my hands, supporting people who make things with their hands and putting a creative touch on everything I can. I believe in making food from scratch whenever … Continue reading

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Creative Business Resources

Since 2012, I have been trying to see if I can truly make it as a creative business owner working from home. And if there is one thing I’ve learned so far – it ain’t going to happen overnight. Taking … Continue reading

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Monday Inspiration: Keep dreamin’

Scrolling through my Instagram feed this morning, it’s clear that I’m not the only one who felt motivated this morning. A little tired, sure, but also motivated. A couple weeks ago, I decided to try my hand at running a … Continue reading

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Beauty in the Blooming

In the summer of 2011, I lost the office job I had for over five years. Knowing that I did not want to get back into the world of workers’ compensation claims, I headed back to school to concentrate on … Continue reading

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Oh, hello again!

I know I have been pretty quiet around here for the last few weeks, but I have some really good news to share! And that will also explain why I haven’t written much lately. We found out last month that … Continue reading

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For the love of: Motherhood

My plan was to do a “Yo Momma Monday” reflection on my life as Cecilia’s mama this Monday, but we were visiting family in Stockton and I wasn’t around my computer. Family is always the perfect excuse for not writing. … Continue reading

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