Color and Design

When I was working as a contributing editor at Elle Magazine, the Fashion Director called me out loudly in front of the entire staff. She asked me if I was color blind, not in a concerned way, but as an accusation meant to humiliate, and demonstrate just how awful she thought my sense of color… Continue reading Color and Design

When Life Gets in the Way, There’s Still Art

Life is busy.  We are homeschooling our twelve-year old daughter.  Best decision we ever made!  (For more about that you can read our group blog where Emma writes many of the posts – Emma’s Hope Book.)  I continue to juggle my business and its needs and demands with parenting, homeschooling and writing.  As I no… Continue reading When Life Gets in the Way, There’s Still Art

Finding Balance

Balance.  People talk about it all the time.  Balancing a career with family.  Balancing time, balancing finances, balancing meetings, conference calls, parent/teacher conferences, holidays, ambition…  balance…  What does that even mean?  Who does it well?  Does anyone do it well?  Or do each of us do the best we can a minute at a time?… Continue reading Finding Balance