The Joy Journal

An Insider Look into The Visualize Joy Collection

An Insider Look into The Visualize Joy Collection

At night when I can’t fall asleep, my mind wanders to a trip I took about 10 years ago to Aruba. I visualize the most amazing clearest, sparkling, turquoise waters – so clear that I can actually decipher my pedicure color almost perfectly through the waves. So calm, too. The most peaceful waves, the kind you float on and forget you could actually float away on, after all the sea is open and you’re not in a pool. So clear and sparkly – the sun’s blinding hot rays are glimmering on the water. It’s actually magical. By the time I have gone through thinking about the ocean colors, the feeling of the sun’s warmth, and the floating sensation – I have fallen asleep.
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The Joy of an Inspiring Office

The Joy of an Inspiring Office

When we moved into our house just about everyone recommended we turn this glorious sunny front room into a play room. I refused. Sorry Charlie, this is my house, this is going to be my office. I realized that as a creative professional who is an entrepreneur launching a fashion business this year – I need this space to be completely mine! I need to spread out! And if you don’t know me well, let me explain, I have a whole LOT of art supplies that need a home.

Check out these 5 fun ways to an inspiring office...
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The Joy of Toddler Tie Dye*

The Joy of Toddler Tie Dye*

When I posted videos and pictures on Instagram of the tie dye day I had with my kids, some of you called me brave and some called me a saint. The truth is, I'm just an Art Mom. When I feel the need to be creative, my kids have no choice but to come along for the ride! Over 2 months ago I bought a tie dye kit knowing I would feel the urge this summer. We finally had a couple days of pre- summer sunshine and as expected, I was in!! Overall I would call it a messy success, and another practice of letting go of control. So if you want to try... here are my tips!! Show me your results!! 
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