Live the Dream

Whenever I’m feeling down or have tired of the cold, gloomy, dark, unbearable weather that never gets better, I imagine my happy place, rainbows and all. A place where the days are long and warm and the sun is always around the corner, a hideaway of sorts where dreams aren’t just dreams. They are your…

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Iris Beauty

Since I have been editing novels for years- or what feels like forever- and have yet to be satisfied with the outcome, I tend to gather flowers whenever I feel down or am frustrated with my not-so-perfect work. Flowers are always beautiful, vibrant, and the perfect gift for someone who doesn’t care for diamonds. With…

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Threads of Winter

Following a sluggish start to the new year, I finally peeled myself away from my cozy blankets and tubs of Tillamook ice cream. Prior to the holidays I had completed my first style guide, Threads of Winter, and was ready to share it. Of course, events took precedent over my favorite pastime and my latest…

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Ponds of Winter

When a small stream resembles the glistening ponds of the north. When the powdery snow feels like a winters night. When the chill air whips through your hair as you dance across the ice. When there’s no soul in sight except for the winking of lights and you’ve captured a moment that feels so right,…

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