Breakthroughs and Breakdowns

I'm sitting in my favourite coffee shop in KW, right across from the bus terminal. I'm eating a grilled cheese on a heavy bread - some kind of multigrain with seeds in it. There's ketchup on the side which I'm ignoring. I've got a double shot Americano on the go (in a...

Because It Matters

Today has been really good. I got up, did some work, and assembled a bookshelf all by myself. I had my son over for lunch. I napped a little (angry ninjas in my uterus have me physically down for the count), read a trashy novel... I've got London broil in the oven....

Stencil Winner + A State Of Effy Update

First things first!!! Here is the winner of the stencil giveaway! Congratulations, Heather Ferguson! Your comment was chosen by random draw to win a set of Artistcellar stencils! Yay! I'm sending your email address off to Lisa so she can touch base about your mailing...

The State Of Effy & Other Musings

I would normally have had this post up and out into the world for you yesterday, but I'm leaving for a festival on Wednesday and I needed some wiggle room to ensure that all my class content was ready to be published for my sweet students. Thanks for your patience. :)...

In The New Place

It's been a pretty heavy few weeks, hence my absence here. I've been pretty active on Facebook, though, so if you miss me while I'm away-from-blog, you can be pretty much guaranteed daily updates on my timeline.  I am feeling super self-protective, which means the...