where creativity and practicality collide

don’t quit your daydream I am a “creative type” in a role of practicalities, or so it seems. The at-hand tasks of what we will eat and wear are my mission and while I love to embrace the slow life, sometimes I get bogged down by the never-ending tasks. I don’t want to worry about vaccinations and dentist appointments, I want to dream up projects … Continue reading where creativity and practicality collide

life inspired: we were here

we walked these streets like kings For round three of “what inspired me lately” I bring you the song We Were Here. We Were Here is by a Swiss pop duo called Boy and I can’t tell you anything else about them because I haven’t made it past this song yet. I heard this song on the radio recently and have had it on repeat ever since (ok, … Continue reading life inspired: we were here

life inspired: the secret garden

“when you see a bit of earth you want,” he said with something like a smile, “take it, child, and make it come alive” A week or so ago I mentioned that I want to start posting about things that have inspired me lately. When I look around me (in real life or on the internet) I am often overwhelmed by things that are difficult … Continue reading life inspired: the secret garden

life inspired: the sea in between

“When you have kids there’s this natural concern…this is going to change everything. How are we going to do what we’ve been doing? But you can do just about anything you did with kids that you did without. It’s just a lot more work.”  Josh Garrels I know I’m not the only person out there looking to integrate a bit more creativity into the ordinary; … Continue reading life inspired: the sea in between