Category Archives: Adventures of ARTSY GIRL

My word for 2015

Commitment….That’s my word for 2015. This word can conjure up scary images of runaway brides on the Hallmark Channel or a personal trainer berating a person in the face of a new diet plan. It may even give a visual … Continue reading

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Paintings (photography too!) Edward hopper style

You could say I’m a “noticer” of many things. In fact, I get stimuli overload pretty easily…but the good news is that beauty seems to pop out at me everywhere. Art in particular…and how light is portrayed in art. My … Continue reading

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Wondering if you’re still there? (Also…an amazing pilgrimage to Santa Fe)

Hello, from CrazyLand! My 3rd grade teaching position and current role as taxi driver of teens has kept me absolutely entrenched in my off-line life. I miss you all. ‘Thinking I might start up the MPG engine again. Are you … Continue reading

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It’s a ten.

I have a close friend I adore named Elida. She came up with a brilliant simplifying plan.                             Upon finding herself in the middle of a divorce (the … Continue reading

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Manzanita with my Lovelies

  The thing about being a retreat junkie (whether giving them or going to them) is that you bond with women who live far away. Two of my favorite people, Jeanne Oliver and Serena Berry, are friends who I don’t … Continue reading

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