Thoughts on My First Ignite Boulder

Last week I had the amazing opportunity of speaking at Ignite Boulder 28. It was one of the best speaking experiences I have ever had. It started out with a few drinks of beer at the annual Girl Develop It leadership retreat. Everyone was giving Ignite talks at the meet and greet happy hour. I was inspired and had consumed just enough liquid courage. So I applied for Ignite Boulder 28. Ignite talks are 5...

Adventures in Calligraphy, Embroidery & Book Binding

I’m really into crafts, this should not be a surprise to you. I do all sorts of things; photography, knitting, graphic design, and even small adventures in stained glass & jewelry making. For a while, I was getting really exhausted with looking at my computer all day and then all night at home. So I decided to go totally analog with my crafting. Keith and I were celebrating our 1 year anniversary and I have...

How I Surprised My boyfriend...with Rocks.

Remember that house we moved into in April? Since we’ve moved into it there are a few things we just couldn’t stand. One of those things was our side yard. The part of our yard that connects our front yard to our back yard. It came with this…‘adorable’ stone walkway. I think the only thing that was adorable about it was the gate you walked through to get to it. See, it’s pretty adorable. The...

That One Time I Moved to Denver

Keith and I just moved into a house. Together. Big steps people, big steps. We had been doing a ridiculous amount of commuting just to feed our addiction to each other. I would take the bus to Denver and spend the night at his place, and then he would come to Boulder in the morning and go to work. I’d spend weekends in Denver, and sometimes he would spend them in Boulder. After he stopped...

I'm Selling Art on Etsy!

I’m moving in with my amazing boyfriend in a few weeks. To celebrate this big step in our relationship I wanted to make some cute little illustrations that we could hang on the walls that represented where we have lived over the years. I was playing with some colors and text treatments and I sent a sample to a good friend of mine. She actually really loved it and wanted a set of prints for...

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