It has been far too long. 32 days to be exact, since I last posted on the blog. And it feels like longer. The play (Glorious, possibly the most wonderful, awesome, hilarious production I’ve ever been a part of) finished three weeks ago and I seem to have lost my flow rather since I took a… Continue reading Spreading the Hand-Made Love
“The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.” ― Leonardo da Vinci January has flown by just like I knew it would. My first performance of the play “Glorious!” is tonight and it hasn’t quite sunk in that we’re going to have an audience of 100+ people sat watching us. I’m excited, scared and… Continue reading Happiness by Design: Now, Do It Now!
“If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.” ― Émile Zola Somehow, during this jam-packed week of nursery drop-offs, play rehearsals and general Mummy duties; I actually managed to squeeze in a few minutes of ME-TIME. What occurs during me-time… Continue reading Happiness by Design: ME-TIME
5 Things that made me smile this week: 1.) MUM IT’S RALPH LAUREN Cousin Robert came for lunch the other day and – like every year prior to this one – brought a big bag of Christmas joy. For Maia, this beautiful Ralph Lauren dress. I squealed a little when I saw it – it’s… Continue reading This Week’s 5 Things
“Christmas was definitely the best thing ever, even better than pizza. But instead of all her favourite toppings, Amitola was surrounded by all her favourite people.” ― Aishabella Sheikh, Jungle Princess It’s been a busy day spent last minute-Christmas shopping, delivering cards to the neighbours, and working out how to best wrap a ribbon around… Continue reading Happiness by Design: 5 minutes on Christmas Eve
“The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” ― Dorothea Lange I didn’t want to cram in every single photograph from Sunday night into yesterday’s post, so I saved some for today. I am particularly proud of my two moon shots, taken several hours apart. Well, to be honest,… Continue reading Fantastically Beautiful Magic Part II
“There is one spectacle grander than the sea, that is the sky; there is one spectacle grander than the sky, that is the interior of the soul.” ― Victor Hugo, Les Misérables It was Sunday afternoon and I hadn’t yet written a blog post. (I am still working on one very special interview, but until that’s… Continue reading Happiness by Design: Fantastically Beautiful Magic