in the studio :: 80's art

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! I hope your Friday is fantastic. I can't believe we're nearing the end of September ....more

so i heard there were riots outside my driveway

the scene on our road yesterday ~ image source Yesterday morning I woke up to the sound of an airplane circling over my house. I didn't think anything of it until 30 minutes, an hour later when it was still circling. That's when I found out why ....more

in the studio :: royalty

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! It's been a busy week around these parts! Last week I mentioned that our discipleship school started ....more

a letter to the love of my life

Dear love of my life,Today, September 11th, marks our 15th anniversary. 15 years! How has the time gone by so fast? ...more

london tips

London is a great place to visit, but as with any place, it's nice to have some tips from someone who has been there. Don't worry. I've got you covered ....more

in the studio :: fresh layers

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! We started a new discipleship school here in S. Africa this week ....more

the power of forgiveness

One of the hardest things I've ever done in the humility department is ask my own children for forgiveness. Have you ever done that? It may be hard, but the benefits are so worth it ....more

in the studio :: studiojru week

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! I'm feeling blue today, not because I'm sad but because I'm absolutely in love with the BLUE cross coming out of Studio JRU's place! Check it out! ...more

the moments

From our recent travels, I compiled a collection of photos that remind me to enjoy the moments. Pop on over to Petit Elefant to see our adventures visually, and while you're there, remember that life goes by so fast. Pausing, enjoying, breathing are good verbs to do in the midst of it all ....more

birthday redo

If this wasn’t a blog post, there would be a big flashy sign that said, “Warning! There may or may not be a pity party around the bend.” Thursday, the 21st, was my birthday. I love birthdays, and I love celebrating them, whether they be for me or someone else ....more