Watercolor Illustration by Ellen Cappard copyright 2021. I recently sat down and developed an illustrative portfolio. It was an accomplishment for me as I'm transitioning to work independently. Having this time during the COVID crisis and navigating the best way to support my child and myself can be tricky. I know for sure it’s the … Continue reading The Gift of Hearing “NO”
It’s easy to distinguish people as capable and incapable based on how they handle situations. Being a person who is considered capable of overcome challenging situations has some perks, but for this virtue a grave shadow lingers. Just because someone is considered capable, does this meant they are required to carry more? For me it … Continue reading Overload
We have been safely staying home as most of the country. I can’t say enough about how busy our home has been. Keeping Sophia safe, working from home, as well as taking care of the household has been exhausting. Yet we manage to have as many dance parties, walks in the park, and cuddle days … Continue reading Day by Day
Life throws curves our way daily and the choice is yours to respond radically with solutions, or in panic and despair. This happened to me this week with a situation I didn’t anticipate. I had an interview set for 5PM on Monday, the time which my daughter is usually picked up from the bus by … Continue reading Oh, The Places We Will GO!