A basic truth — or two

The first basic truth about me is that sometimes I feel down, less than inspired because my crafty obsessions are pointless. I’m not so self-absorbed to think I’m alone. It’s just that sometimes I want to steep in it. And so when I wrote the draft of this post on Friday, my capital-BT Basic Truth […]

Crafting rabbit hole

This week I went down a craft-related rabbit hole. Twice! On the same day! It wasn’t the typical kind of rabbit hole in which one project/idea leads to another which leads to another project/idea and on and on until it’s time to go to bed. No, this rabbit hole was born from my commitment to […]

It’s keycap time

It’s keycap time, and isn’t it great. (To be sure, that’s to be sung to the tune of Three Beat Slide’s “Summtertime is Great“. (I hope you listen and learn to love them as much as I do.) Anywho, back to keycap time. After taking a break from keycaps, I knew it was time to […]

Welcome 2018! A new year of possibilities.

It’s nothing shy of confounding that another year has passed and a new year is upon us. Yet here I am, simultaneously welcoming 2018 and hoping that I remember to write the right year on my checks sometime before March. I’m not a resolutions kind of gal, but I am the kind of person to […]

Beating myself up while plagued with self doubt

Welcome to the last day of November. I’m making and making myself crazy with worries and self doubt. Before I continue, here’s my full disclosure. I didn’t sleep well at all last night. And the night before I woke up at 3:20 and could not get back to sleep. Those aren’t ideal conditions for trying […]