The Great Pumpkin

Oct 24, 2011

This weekend we busted out our mad pumpkin skills – and by that, I mean MR shamed me once again. He has such incredible patience with projects like this, and he’s not afraid of a challenge. Back in college he started the tradition of carving Composer Pumpkins – Bach was the first and this guy […]

Today is my Mama’s birthday. This year she would be turning 54! Crazy to think about, really. It’s been 8 years without her, and with this month being Breast Cancer Awareness month, she is especially on my mind. I love and remember so many things about her, but one thing that stands out to me […]

The Roys

Oct 15, 2011

Awhile ago my sister in law asked me to design her some family values artwork, and today I was inspired to make something similar for Matthew and I.  This piece is more about classic Roy things than family values per say, but I love that looking that this so wholeheartedly reminds me of us and our little […]

Rustic Plum Tart

Oct 10, 2011

// RUSTIC PLUM TART //     Essentials Pâte Brisée (I’m faithful to this recipe – I used wheat flour, so it appears a bit darker in color.) 1.5 lbs Fresh Plums, any variety 1/2 Cup Plum Jam (or another light jam – I just had a jar of plum jam on hand.) Raw sugar, for […]

All shapes, colors, and sizes. I love them! Art that reminded me of Maine and another mini pony. Knapp’s had sweet little goats too. My half smile, half grimace – that pumpkin was HEAVY! Fall raspberries…and a few blackberries. All those raspberries….for under $4.00 A lovely Saturday spent in the crisp fall air with my […]

We See Genius

Oct 6, 2011

It’s crazy to think that one of the greatest innovators is now gone. RIP Steve Jobs. Image via Life as an Artistpreneur

Happy October!

Oct 1, 2011

Happy October friends! Can you believe it’s here?! May your October be filled with warm drinks, wooly scarves, pumpkin doughnuts, golden colors, honey crisp apples, lots of cuddling and that not too far off sound of Christmas carols. I’m so glad fall is here! To celebrate my favorite season, I designed a fun freebie download […]