Fear of the Unknown

I was poignantly reminded this morning, that fear of the unknown is blinding. However, it can easily be combatted by repeated quick peeks into the unknown. After a few exposures, the vision begins to clear…

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The Print in Demand Rage

Becoming an artist is a twisted path – you can project where you want to go, but really at the end of the day it’s a game of Russian roulette. Of course, this could just be me. I’m not a stick to a plan kind of gal…

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The Brain & the Habit

The mantra I’ve taken to heart is embrace change. Be curious. Do something new weekly, daily if you can. Take a different route, try a new coffee, select something interesting on the menu…

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Avoiding Eye Contact

I admit that when I am walking anywhere in Seattle I tend to avoid eye contact. If I don’t know you, I will not greet you, smile or acknowledge your presence. I’ve become adapt of surveying my surrounding….

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Call of the Ocean

I have a thing for beaches. If I could live near a beach, I’d be set for life. I’d spend every morning, evening or waking chance to stroll the sand, beach comb, wade the water, sit and just stare out into the great big blue…

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A Slow Seattle Beginning

When we moved to First Hill, it was a glorious autumn day – completely framed by crisp falling leaves and the uncomfortably close rushing traffic as we moved boxes into the apartment…

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The List of Yesteryear

Around the age of 7ish, I started a bucket list. I don’t think I called it a bucket list, but it was a list of items I wanted to accomplish as I got older. The list was long but some of the items that I do remember where…

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My 5 Daily Life Hacks

One thing I can attest to is habit building – it’s become a daily occurrence for me. About 3 years ago, I was all over the place with how I was living life – struggling with eating wise, moving the bod and keeping check…

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Pokerrito Love Song

You want to hit that sushi role hunger, yet when you go to most restaurant and it’s a usual 15 – 25 minute wait before you can satiate that craving. Not with a pokerrito. In 2-5 minutes tops…

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