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4th Wedding Anniversary at Asheville Glamping!

4th Wedding Anniversary at Asheville Glamping!

Josh and I celebrated 4 years of marriage on May 19th! We try to take a little weekend vacation¬†each year to celebrate. This year we went to Asheville Glamping in Asheville, North Carolina. Asheville is an area I haven’t explored as much as I would […]

Artist Shannon May Mackenzie Drew the Story of Her Rape

Artist Shannon May Mackenzie Drew the Story of Her Rape

WOW.¬†Speechless. Thank you, Shannon May Mackenzie.¬†This piece of art is brilliant, beautiful, touching, and so inspiring. The story of Shannon May Mackenzie’s rape now¬†lives on¬†in this¬†short, masterpiece documentary. The pain and hurt¬†that¬†other peoples’ actions can cause us¬†is so real. A rape is like¬†someone robbing you¬†of […]

Acrylic Fluid Painting Experiments

Acrylic Fluid Painting Experiments

I’ve been experimenting with acrylic paint, isopropyl alcohol, silicone oil and water these past couple weeks. Mixing different mediums into the paints makes them interact differently with each other — it can be almost mesmerizing watching them interact. I’m not having much luck with the […]

Hand Painted Table for MEO!

Hand Painted Table for MEO!

This is MEO’s little play space in the bonus room. There are shelves all along the wall to the right full of her¬†books and toys and games. I¬†try to keep it neat and tidy, buuuuut, there is a reason they’re¬†not in the picture here ūüėČ […]

Earth Day Illustration & How MEO Celebrates!

Earth Day Illustration & How MEO Celebrates!

Happy Earth Day! Today MEO went to the park with her Memaw, her Aunt Brittanee, Uncle Evan, Uncle Thomas, and cousins Levi and Eliza. Memaw came and picked her up from home, and before she left she asked¬†if she could¬†take a plastic bag with her. […]

Understanding the Fight, Flight and Freeze Response in the Brain

Understanding the Fight, Flight and Freeze Response in the Brain

I’ve spent a lot of time this past year studying and¬†learning¬†about¬†the brain; how the different parts communicate and work together. I’ve¬†researched, read, and talked to doctors &¬†health professionals to learn more about how the brain works and how it can take control for us in […]

Happy Easter // Bunny Rabbit Illustration

Happy Easter // Bunny Rabbit Illustration

Happy Easter from Bartholomew and Betsy the bunnies (as named by Josh and MEO)!

Photo Doodles

Photo Doodles

Every time I do something artsy or whatever that I want to post on here, I feel like I need to have a full, well written and thought out article…. or post…. or story… or whatever. But why? This is my personal blog and I […]

Leprechaun Silly News for St. Patrick’s Day Activity MEO*TV

Leprechaun Silly News for St. Patrick’s Day Activity MEO*TV

Sometimes I wonder if people who don’t know me or MEO very well think that I’M¬†the one with the ideas for MEO*TV…. because I’m not. MEO¬†has a WILD imagination and I just try to help her bring her¬†crazy ideas to life. So, while most of […]

Rainbow Letter Recognition Activity for St. Patricks Day + Printable!

Rainbow Letter Recognition Activity for St. Patricks Day + Printable!

I’m a big believer in letting children be children. Let them play and have fun while they can… there will be¬†plenty of time for sitting at a desk and doing school work in her coming years. Buuuuut, if I can turn learning into a fun […]