I love summer – don’t we all?! And January brings a fresh new year to boot which always sees me having a think about the year ahead and all that I want to achieve, see, do. I wouldn’t say I’m a planner – I don’t have the often talked about ‘5 year plan’. I’m not someone who can look that far ahead plus I feel to try would put a dampner on my ‘try new things, ideas, projects as they come along’ ideal.
Lots of new blogs… well I should say – blogs that are new to me. I had a cull of my reading list getting rid of the ones that are ‘kinda pretty’ but not really me, and keeping the creative and business sites I really enjoy – all of my fellow creative types of course – I HAVE to know what’s going on in your crafty worlds(!), also some very interesting NZ and international blogs on handmade marketing and business – there’s some pretty knowledgeable and resourceful peeps out there – my hat goes off to you.
Here’s a list of just a few of my must read NZ creative blogs…
And from further away….
Tomato juice …. Seriously! So refreshing and I’m never quite sure whether I’m having a drink or a meal with this stuff J - love it.
Life – watching our boys grow up is wonderful. Our eldest goes to intermediate next week… what? already!
OMG I had THE best time at the recent Summer Silver Retreat. You can read more about it on my post here. Learnt so much and was inspired to order my own starter kit which arrived yesterday … I swear I happy danced around our lounge for a good 2 minutes! I have challenged myself not to rush in and start making willy nilly in my enthusiasm but to really think about what I want to make with this new medium.
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