Elevate the Everyday

What a wonderful mantra, motto, and philosophy for positive living. I, however, cannot take credit for such a fabulous phrase. There is a lovely entrepreneur in Fort Thomas, KY that has braved a new venture called French 75 Boutique with the goal of bringing unique selections of living, gifting, and celebrating into the lives ofContinue reading “Elevate the Everyday”

Happiness is the Key to Life

Life is always brand new…and every single next ticking second of the clock brings the opportunity for happiness. Monday, two days of designing and the cost of postage will disappear into a USPS mailbox. I’ll be sending samples of uniquely handcrafted fare to a newly opened boutique in Kentucky. Chance more than risk. This mayContinue reading “Happiness is the Key to Life”

Rejection

Rejection comes in many forms…love, friendship, prosperity, creativity. Sometimes you even reject your own damn self with a heavy dose of self-inflicted misguided reasoning. I was recently told that the writing, creating, thinking, designing, innovating I do in The Studio That Never Sleeps is more of a hobby than a means of income. The basicContinue reading “Rejection”

Mirabel Alisa Dawn

Though born with just one, I’ve had many names throughout my life. Some nicknames include: Cotton Top, Motorhead, Bookworm, Momma Noos, Debbie Do and Dearest One. Believing in magic and much of what it encompasses, I recently decided to do a self-exploration to find my Fairy Name. There are several ways to go about it.Continue reading “Mirabel Alisa Dawn”

Let’s Get This Party Started

So many possibilities to shake it up and make it big as we enter the first month of this new year. Self-improvement, health, kindness, positive outcomes. Just a few things to stuff into our carry and conceal weapon. Aching for the positive and longing for change. The only way it can happen is through mindContinue reading “Let’s Get This Party Started”

Fairy Fancy

Imagine the mystery of a Fairy. Imagine the hearts of those that believe in them. Imagine… Other than nursery rhymes, a more relevant exposure to Fairies came from my sister-in-law Kristi. She spoke of them as real creatures living in the ivy that surrounds a beautifully aged oak tree in her back yard. From timeContinue reading “Fairy Fancy”

Magic

The power of influencing the course of events by using mysterious or supernatural forces……. The power to make impossible things happen……. What is magic? After doing a great deal of research on the matter, I’ve discovered that magic is many things, and has been since the beginning of time. It maintains a definite parallel betweenContinue reading “Magic”