This is a follow-up to the first brush lettering post – “Brush Lettering: My Essentials” where I shared some of my favorite, affordable, and basic tools for getting started with brush lettering. In this post, I’ll show some different tools to achieve different styles and effects. As I’ve expanded my collection of tools, I’m starting to narrow down my strengths and preferences. Continue reading
I’m not sure when “brush lettering” became a thing… but it’s my newest and favorite hobby! If you’re thinking, “I’m not that artistic”, then I want to encourage you… this is a hobby that anyone can pick up! There are tons of practice sheets out there, basic, affordable tools that you can start with, and so many other things that it can lead to! These are some of my favorite essentials that I used at the beginning of my lettering journey. Next week, I’ll share additional essentials that are next level stuff! Continue reading
I know that one of the reasons why I started the bullet journal was that everything was in one place… all my doodles, ideas, habits, plans, appointments, personal devotions, prayers, everything. And I still stand by that. You should try to use your personal bullet journal (bujo) for as many functions as possible. However, when I thought about adding gardening-related things to my personal bujo, I found it difficult because gardening is something that happens all-year round, there is information that I will be referencing frequently, and the subject of gardening is so much more than just a collection (i.e. books to read, shows to watch, places to go). I wanted my gardening-related pages to be more than just the plants I wanted to buy, the layout I wanted the garden to have, and which local nurseries/greenhouses I’ve visited. So I did what I thought I’d never do… I started a second bujo.
I don’t get to throw enough parties as I’d like, but I’ll take any and every opportunity that comes my way! Whether it be a spa party, Christmas party, and now a baby shower! I feel like it’s important for me to go ahead and say that this is not my baby shower, but for a friend. She’s due in just a few weeks, and I can’t believe she will be a mother very soon! Continue reading
Some of us have jobs that have us standing all day. Even if that’s not the case, we’re usually wearing socks or shoes that harbor bacteria. I have to admit that I often neglect my feet when it comes to taking care of my body. But now that I have this recipe, I guess I have no more excuses! I try to do a soak about once every two weeks. Continue reading