Thursday, July 29, 2021

Notes from the Atelier: News and upcoming changes! 7/29/21



1: an artist's or designer's studio or workroom

Thank you so much to everyone who followed along with any of the February Love Where You Are challenge posts! 

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Postcard from Penny Bun Press - 4.28.21


Over at Penny Bun Press, we're excited about Mums. Not the flowers (although we love those too!), but mothers. 

Mother's Day is coming up soon, on May 9th.

Thursday, March 25, 2021

And Finally, It Is Spring – An Ode to Crocuses

An Ode to Crocuses

This year, more than ever, the world held its breath for spring. 

Now that it is truly here, I feel the rushing out of breath held in too long 

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Introducing Tess

A lot of things have been unexpectedly missing from all of our lives over the past year. Last fall, after our twelve-year-old puppy finally admitted he was old then passed gracefully a week later, we had a particularly large vacancy to fill. 

We learned so much from him that we were even more clear about what we would look for in our next pup. With our pretty strict criteria, we were prepared to wait until we found just the right dog for us, even if it took years.

And then there she was. 

Friday, March 12, 2021

Notes from the Atelier -3/12/2021



1: an artist's or designer's studio or workroom

While the spring has been coiling up preparing to burst forth, I've been busy in the Penny Bun Press shop! 

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Love Where You Are Wrap Up and Link Roundup


In order to achieve things you've never achieved or have things you've never had, you have to do things you've never done. If you want to change your life, one of the best ways is to set yourself a challenge. If you've been following me even a little while, you may have notice that I love a good challenge. 

Monday, February 22, 2021

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Monday, February 8, 2021

Healthy Flourless Chocolate Cake - Naturally Sweetened

 We now interrupt your previously scheduled programming for breaking news from the kitchen! 

Naturally Sweetened Flourless Chocolate Cake 
(Paleo and with dairy-free option) 

February 8th - Gratitude - Myrrhmade Love Where You Are Challenge Day 8!

February 3rd - Welcome to day 3 of the Myrrhmade Love Where You Are Challenge! 

Come on in and join us! 

Saturday, January 30, 2021

Sneak Peek at our upcoming Love Where You Are Challenge!

 Love Where You Are Challenge! Coming February 1st!

February can be a month of love and “shoulds,” mismatched expectations, guilt, and begrudged gifts.

But it doesn’t have to be. 

Instead of buying into “artificially chocolate flavored” and corn-syrup laden gestures, I’m hosting a

Love Where You Are Challenge.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

15 Mantras and Mindset Tips for Encouraging Healthy Change


We all know things we could be doing to be happier, healthier, and more financially savvy. Whether it's turning off the computer, going for a walk, going to bed a little earlier, or eating more vegetables, there are things we all know about doing, perhaps even tell ourselves that we should do them, and then...

“All know the way; few actually walk it.” -Bodhidharma

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Announcing Penny Bun Press!

Many of you have already peeked behind the curtain at the magic I've been working on since October.  While there have been a lot of bumps in the road, I'm excited to announce: 

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Notes from the Atelier - 1/12/2021



1: an artist's or designer's studio or workroom

With the close of the semester and finishing my Bookstudies Capstone Project
I assumed I'd take a break. 

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

From XL to XS - I broke up with eating things that aren't good for me.

I have a secret to share with you all. I didn’t mean it to be a secret, but when you don’t actually see anybody in your life for nine months, sometimes things just don’t get out. 

First I have a little story to tell...