Tag Archives | creativity

5 thoughts about creativity

The topic of creativity is near and dear to my heart. Brene Brown says that the key to wholeheartedness is creativity, and I could not agree more.  Creativity has to be tended and cared for to keep it going, which is vital especially if you depend on creativity in your career or to pay the
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Plush velvet pumpkins on a coral velvet chair in Pencil Shavings Studio's living room

Creativity, Exhaustion & Perfectionism

Last week on the way to New York, I read Shauna Niequist’s new book Present over Perfect and it was all I could do to keep from standing up and giving a standing ovation right there on the plane. It’s about abandoning the false allure and societal pressure of perfection and giving in to the
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@psstudio master bedroom makeover - Stray Dog Designs striped Esme lamp - Benjamin Moore China White walls -

5 Things This Weekend

Today’s the big day that I head off to High Point to attend the furniture market with the Design Blogger’s Tour. I’m not going to lie – this has been a hard week. Simon was out of town last weekend into this week, and I’ve been in high anxiety mode in between solo parenting, prepping
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Here, There, Everywhere

Last week’s getaway to New York was a welcome break. We hadn’t really been anywhere outside of OKC and Carlton Landing in months and I was reminded how good it is to get out of your routine/rut/regular life and experience something different. Especially if you’re a creative. Something simple like getting lost in the European
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