This is not a surprise to me, considering I checked with my husband and ordered it, but I received a drawing tablet for Christmas! THIS ONE to be exact. XP-Pen is a brand that isn't as popular, but I read quite a few reviews and watched artists on YouTube use it, so I felt fairly confident … Continue reading XP-Pen Tablet
Best wishes to you all, and hoping for a brighter 2021! No post today - with the holidays it's been hard to post, and I had a late night, as did many of you I suppose. DO you have any resolutions for the new year?
I'm visiting a friend to make some lye soap today, and it will be my first time working with lye. My friend has several batches under her belt, and she has prepped the lye water solution and oils and such, while I'll bring the scents and mica for coloration. So, I'm not posting today, but … Continue reading Off to Make Soap Today~!
If you haven't heard of the Fruits Basket manga, I'd like to assert that you're losing out. It's a cute manga that starts out with shape changing zodiac members that grows progressively darker throughout as the curse and their 'God' are explored more fully. You get to see the characters at their best... and then … Continue reading Anime/Manga Rec: Fruits Basket
Hope you're having a wonderful holiday, whatever holiday you celebrate. Best wishes from us! *smile*
I hope you have all of your holiday shopping and cooking and baking done! Time to unearth those presents where you hid them and start wrapping. Unless you're fussy like me. My shopping was done Black Friday weekend, and all but two of my presents are wrapped - one of which is too large to … Continue reading Time to Wrap!
It's a multi-holiday week for my family, so I'm taking the week off. We're celebrating a birthday, and of course Christmas. See you next week!
This YouTuber is a little different from the ones I usually follow, but I found her wide variety of interests and 3D printing enough to point it out. Studio of MM can be found here, and there are quite a videos I like. She 3D prints storage items for art, which is neat, and she … Continue reading ITJFU: Studio of MM YouTuber
It's been a week, which means I have two Interesting Things Just for U posts showcasing recent YouTubers I've found and enjoy. Today is Emirichu, found here. She's an artist who does CUTE artwork and animations, and I especially like her series of guest videos talking about their adolescent crushes. She also has an interesting … Continue reading ITJFU: Emirichu YouTuber
A close friend has been talking through my revisions with me on the Ocooch Mountains: Still Water novel. I had come to realize that not having deadlines was hindering me. It was so easy to say 'hey, I don't feel good today, I'll just play Guild Wars instead' instead of buckling down and working on … Continue reading Accountability Deadlines for Still Water