After all-day sickness had solidly set in, miserable nausea and generally feeling like crap….it was difficult to feel excited about pregnancy. Instead it just felt like my body failing me. I had no cute bump (and wouldn’t for weeeeeeeks lol), no knowledge of what lay ahead me. It was hard to connect the dots emotionally to the fact that a BRAND NEW LIFE was growing inside me.
That all changed.
With a heart beat. Continue reading
“If I’d waited to know who I was or what I was about before I started ‘being creative,’ well, I’d still be sitting around trying to figure myself out instead of making things. In my experience, it’s in the act of making things and doing our work that we figure out who we are.” – Austin Kleon, Steal Like an Artist
This quote is rewiring my brain. (If you skimmed over it, go back and read it again.) It tells me GO, MOVE, DO, not after more preparation/training/confidence/researching/maturing/fill-in-the-blank, but RIGHT. FREAKING. NOW. Continue reading