Author Archives: aleapintolife

Yin Yang Kittens

I love this photo I took of two of my snuggling fur babies; Arthur (grey tabby) and Noah (ginger with long hair, and reminds me of a small maine coon). I adopted these two brothers at the end of July … Continue reading

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Thoughts from my mom…

I can’t concentrate I can’t concentrate on our argument with this hard pain in my chest this other hand closing on my heart saying give in, give in – I insist I must make myself attend to you both, you … Continue reading

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Wedding Converse has to be DIY in Canada

When my daughter started planning her wedding one thing she knew right away was comfort was key. No high heels for her! Converse for the wedding party was decided on and she wanted The Bride and Groom’s to be personalized. … Continue reading

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I’m reading “Big Magic” by Elizabeth Gilbert and I’m really enjoying it. She has a very refreshing take on the creative process…polar opposite to the tortured artist, more of a love affair with creativity. An actual relationship with it. She … Continue reading

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Wedding Planning Tip…

Wow, time has flown by and now we’re less than a month away from my daughters wedding! Everything is going quite smoothly and we are all getting excited for the big day! I am feeling a little heartache over one … Continue reading

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June 4

It dawned on me last week that I had missed a very important date. ┬áMy dad died three years ago on June 4th. I remember thinking it was coming up back in May but then totally spaced on the actual … Continue reading

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Mega Mandala Mural

Mega might be a bit of an exaggeration…but not to me right now. It took about 70 hours from start to finish. Large mandala is approximately 7ft x 4ft, small is approx 2ft x 1ft. The design is mostly freehand. … Continue reading

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