To double deck or not!?

Being always on the look out for anything fun and motivational to make life feel like a song as we wake, sleep, eat, breathe and get through the day, here’s some nifty ideas if you are short on horizontal space, but not vertically averse to climbing! Ahhh … The upside to technology … Ain’t it…

Creating a comfy workspace at home

There’s a very popular (now cliched) statement that goes like this, “Find something you love to do, and never work a day in your life.” Everybody’s cup of tea may not necessarily involve sitting at a desk for more than 2-hour at a time, speed typing, taking messages, shorthand, or making coffee for le boss…

More of my lost & found Art!

Every now and then a little spring cleaning of our lives is important as reminders of what’s important to us as we navigate the different phases. Yet, my first love will always be writing and though I enjoy reading and the beautiful reward of being surrounded by beautiful, practical objects, I don’t think I have…

Feeling good ‘in a room’

Another aspect of feeling great as you go through your day and get on with ‘this business of life’ is looking great – come what may. Whether raining cats and dogs or you’re snowed in and have to occupy your time indoors. Nobody likes to wake up with the flu and not be able to…

Book Quotes

Here are a few excerpts from one of my unfinished manuscripts that sort of shifted my work (yet again) through another door of creativity a couple years ago. Please ignore the link to the website (but that’s my name!) Until next time, Carolyn x Right after I posted this to a special album on another…

My (little) Amateur Art!

With more spare time on your hands (for a change than usual), you suddenly (re-)discover talents you forgot you had! Here’s a few ‘little’ drawings I did a few months ago to improvise when I could not leave the house to ‘invest’ in traditional household décor. It’s amateur art done with basic art tools, using…

Your Home is Your Castle

It is often said in songs and literature that “home is where you hang your hat”, “there’s no place like home”, “your home is your castle” and several other catch phrases I’m sure you can think of when time and space permits. Sadly some ring true to few, most of the time because of the…

7 Thoughtful Gift Incentives

There’s a time in one’s work life when monetary reward somehow plateaus as an incentive for human beings to do better and greater things – especially for someone else, or as the older folks would say “to the beat of someone else’s drum or fiddle“. Not to muddle the English language, but to be rewarded…