Creativity in all it’s forms.

I’ve come to a realization, part of it isn’t exactly rocket science – I need to create everyday. If I don’t I start to feel crabby, especially if a day or two passes.

The other part is that creativity can take many forms for me now. Before I seemed to only count sewing things, or crafting specifically. Now I realise that I’ve got other creative outlets too, how I dress, my crazy hair colours, writing, learning and most recently cooking. Since the chef of the house moved out and I’m up to bat on cooking for me and the boys I’ve had to learn some tricks.

I’m becoming friends with my slow cooker. I enrolled the boys in a summer reading program at the public library so we’ve been going there every week for their little stickers and book reports. While there I’ve been checking out books about food and cooking. I found this book and absolutely love it. The author has a blog, Eating From The Ground Up. This book is packed with crazy useful information, I’m going to have to pick up my own copy.

It’s going to be a challenge balancing things once school starts up again, the kids, work, the blog, creating, single parenting . . . I’ve got lots of things to navigate. Good thing I’m up for a challenge!

5 Responses to Creativity in all it’s forms.

  1. Good luck! You’re going to be great. :)

  2. Thanks Rachel! :)

  3. The Homemade Pantry is amaziiiiiiiiiiiiing. Make the granola. Make it RIGHT. NOW. It will literally change your life. I can’t live without it, so it’s a good thing that it is stupid easy to make. Warm fuzzies your way! <3

  4. Great post! I know what you mean about wanting to create. Except I don’t get crabby, I get more mopey. And the longer I go without doing something creative the harder it is for me to get back in my groove.

    Anyways, you guys got me convinced to try The Homemade Pantry. I just placed a hold on it from my library.

  5. Ohhhhh ok adding the items to the grocery list *right now*

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