Month: January 2019

Ten years ago vs. now challenge

There is a social media challenge going on presently involving people posting photos of themselves 10 years ago along side photos taken recently. The objective is to show how much you have changed. I began looking through old photos and quite frankly,… Read More

Done Up before Sun Up

Yesterday, some ladies and I met at the Broadmoor Hotel for coffee in, Julie’s Cafe. Julie as in, Julie Penrose. She and her husband, Spencer Penrose were among the group of people who helped found, and shape our fair city. I had… Read More

Done up before sun up

I’m starting a new photo series called: Done Up Before Sun Up. In the above photo, this lady’s hair is done. Her outfit is cute and coordinated (except for the super cute hot pink sneakers she is wearing). Look at her cute… Read More

Nature journaling exercise

Shown in the photo above are the different techniques you can use to shade an illustration: top-side of pencil, middle 1- cross hatching, middle 2- the tip or point of the pencil was used, bottom- stippling where the tip of the pencil… Read More

Starting my 3rd week carnivore

I’ve been eating nothing but eggs, meat and dairy for 2 weeks now. I am down 11lbs since I started on Jan. 1. I am down 24 lbs since I began adjusting my diet (read: trying but not trying to eat carnivore)… Read More

The carnivore diet IS working!

The weight is coming off. The weight is coming off. The weight is coming off!

Holy Theophany

It was, Holy Theophany last night at temple. We were blessed to have the Bishop with us to celebrate. He is here because one of the deacons is being ordained today. I’m not going. I hate being in crowds and today promises… Read More

Read the bible this year

  Well, I was already 122 days behind in my reading when I began reading my bible on January 1. Why? The Orthodox Liturgical year begins in September. I forgot about that I did. Oh, well. It will all pan out eventually…. Read More

The Year of Nature Journaling

Get your sketchbooks, your pencils, erasers, etc. It’s time for; THE YEAR OF NATURE JOURNALING! I made a video. Here is a LINK  

What has to happen before a person removes all vegetables from their diet?

Constantly being sick from what I ate convinced me to stop eating vegetables. I started my 30 day carnivore diet yesterday. Yes, carnivore. Carnivore as in buh-bye paleo. No veggies AT ALL. I am eating eggs and dairy but absolutely no vegetables… Read More