The first official wordpress post~ about the butterflies~ but not my first rodeo


This WORDPRESS blog is a creation I never thought I would get to. One year ago today I had the goal of creating a website. I completed that task. CHECK on the old to-do list. I was pretty pleased with it. It was a free site. It was beautiful~ graphically FLASHY….still speaks with photos… with… Read More The first official wordpress post~ about the butterflies~ but not my first rodeo

HALF WAY TO BLOG FOR THIRTY DAYS!


Thursday, Nov. 15 – Why I Blog.  At this point you’ll be halfway through #bloglikecrazy. But are we crazy for blogging like crazy? What’s the point of blogging when the blogosphere is so saturated? Why do you blog? Feel free to check out this post for inspiration: http://www.writeousbabe.com/2012/11/am-i-crazy-for-blogging-like-crazy.html   Blogging a day has been so… Read More HALF WAY TO BLOG FOR THIRTY DAYS!

MUNDANE MONDAY~ Mundane to Magical


SOMEHOW~ I missed the MUNDANE MONDAY writer’s prompt. It read like this:  Monday, Nov. 12 – From Mundane to Magical. Sometimes we can find inspiration in the most mundane moments, such as the wisdom I gleaned from cleaning out my closet. (You can read that post here: http://www.soulinstereo.com/2011/06/monday-motivation-in-closet.html) Take some time to think back on… Read More MUNDANE MONDAY~ Mundane to Magical

BLOG LIKE CRAZY~ AND GET CREATIVE EVERY DAY!


I have created a  NOVEMBER CREATIVITY CHALLENGE  WEDDING CEREMONY  and you are invited! It begins right after  the Veteran’s Day weekend. With rainbow FLAMES in the sky,  and an earthquake that shook my 2 liter coke Friday night here on the Gulf Coast in Alabama,http://www.fox10tv.com/dpp/news/local_news/mobile_county/dauphin-island-rattled-by-minor-earthquake there have been crazier things than creativity overload! Earlier this… Read More BLOG LIKE CRAZY~ AND GET CREATIVE EVERY DAY!

Closets


Wednesday, Nov. 7 – Who What Wear My closet has been a bone of contention during my entire life.  In my early college days, it consisted of a shared space constricted between bi-fold doors. Every time I moved it grew or changed, things got lost, borrowed. When I married my first husband the closet was… Read More Closets


Saturday, Nov. 3 — Write something risky. You know, that post you’ve always wanted to write but didn’t because you’re afraid of how your readers will react. You’re afraid of what your family and friends will think. Yes, that one. That’s the post you need to write and you need to write it right now. … Read More

The Blog on INTENTIONS I "intended" on Posting


TODAY BEGINS THE 30 DAYS OF BLOGGING  that was organized by Javacia at writeousbabe.com http://www.writeousbabe.com/p/bloglikecrazy.html ACROSS THE SOUTH BLOGGERS WILL BE SHARING THEIR BLOGS AND TWEETS ON COMMON THEMES OR JUST WHATEVER THEY WANT TO BLOG ABOUT. JOIN US!  #bloglikecrazy on twitter or click the link above to follow Javacia, our leader in BLOG. Thursday,… Read More The Blog on INTENTIONS I "intended" on Posting

A LIVE READING OF THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS GIVING by Ann Kathryn Adams


We hope you will get cozy, put on your jammies, grab a cup of hot chocolate and join us for aLIVE READING of my Christmas book. You may order these direct from Xlibris Publishing Corporation bycalling 1-888-795-4274   OR Order DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER Or if you request an autographed (signed to someone for a… Read More A LIVE READING OF THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS GIVING by Ann Kathryn Adams

Friends of WAR


I recently wrote an essay for a man who was interested in sharing his life story as a soldier in Iraq. While staying at a Bed and Breakfast in Tuscaloosa during one of the games, we happened to meet a couple who ironically were military. Over lunch he shared stories about his time there. This… Read More Friends of WAR


2012~ 2013  STRETCHING BOUNDARIES This year I took part in a number of opportunities to stretch my boundaries and learn a bit about other artists methods and share some of those with you here~ NEVER stop creating! Kellie Newsom lives that free artist spirt of a life with her husband in a home they are painting… Read More


WHAT IS IT that we are really supposed to remember on Memorial Day? Is it the memory of each individual who gave their lives so that we could go about our day today? Safe to board a plane, take a trip, safely sail a boat off the southern tip of the US along international waters?… Read More


I have been taking some time to re-connect with the writer within. Recently I attended an art therapy journaling workshop where we learned about Grief Therapy through artwork. I am working on summarizing that exercise and will share it here when I complete it. I also recently completed an online workshop by Mari L. McCarthy… Read More

ART LESSONS JUNE MT. BROOK


2012 ART LESSONS~ with ALLISON ADAMS10-11:30 EACH DAY $20 PER LESSON – SEE TOPICS BELOW (OR PICK ALL 5 FOR ONLY $85)MONDAY- JUNE 11 WATERCOLOR- BRING A PHOTO OF A HOME- (interior room or exterior)watercolor process explained, perspective, we will do one togetherTUESDAY-JUNE 12- WATERCOLOR – PAINTING GLASS OBJECTS, LIGHTWEDNESDAY- JUNE 13- ACRYLIC- ABSTRACT WITH PALETTE KNIFE… Read More ART LESSONS JUNE MT. BROOK