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work-in-progress wednesday – art

ten days ago I posted about the watercolour portrait drawing class i took to help me with my 100 day project on instagram. i’m happy to say that i am now fully recommitted to my project, and working through my frustrations because i can see definite improvements. one of my favourite sayings is “practice makes […]

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readathon

on a whim this morning i signed up for a 24 hour readathon. i’ve been kind of intrigued by the concept, and want to have an experience before i attempt to host one for the sister reads book club. i blame it on coming off my bookish high from last night’s caribbean book club meeting! […]

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Work-in-Progress Wednesday – Sewing

In February I took a class at Seamwork called Design Your Wardrobe. The three week class helps you to conceptualise and design a wardrobe for a specific season based on a number of criteria, and contexts. (E.g. is it warm or cool, does your lifestyle revolve around work, parenting etc.). I enjoyed the methodical process […]

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currently reading*

Segu by Maryse Condé for our next Bring Your Own Book meting next month- 100 pages to go Love After Love by Ingrid Persaud for the main Caribbean Book Club meeting on Sunday the 18th Listening to Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue Quichotte by Salman Rushdie – but it’s on hold for now *Walden […]

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monday musings

a. sitting here thinking “dang, that was an exhausting weekend!” exhausting weekend = baked a cake and cupcakes, skyped with family for son’s birthday, online book club sunday night. doing more than mere pandemic basics is tiring y’all! b. speaking of book club: stayed up way too late after because i couldn’t turn my brain […]

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