Category Archives: 100 Ideas

Idea #28 Write a letter to someone you admire.

From the list of 100 ideas.   Dear Friend, I want to be just like you when I grow up. When I really and truly grow up. I don’t think I’m there yet because I still think of myself as a spoiled child. But someday, I will cease being silly, and I hope that I’ll […]

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Idea #55

Make pencil rubbings of six different surfaces. (Want to know what this is about? Click HERE.)  

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Meet Helen

Idea #8 Find a photo of a person you do not know. Write a brief bio about them. (Huh?)     She is not formally educated, but has gained wisdom from her life’s experiences. She has a bit of a temper, but keeps it inside. She handles her aggression with the use of voodoo dolls […]

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Distractions

My mental state lately is such that I am doing everything in my power to distract myself from my own thoughts. I have turned into a person who can’t stand quiet. This is new. But, I am feeling vulnerable, paranoid, suspicious and exceptionally weepy. So to combat this, I’ve been constantly listening to music with […]

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In no particular order

Idea #17 (see what this is about HERE.) Go to a paint store and collect chips of your favorite colors. . And now for your reading pleasure (or not) a sampling of my thoughts today: -I wish Courtney would have never introduced me to fresh strawberries dipped in sour cream and brown sugar. I can’t […]

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Notes from a Thursday

Kelly D. was shooting a wedding reception late tonight, so it was just me and the boys. You know what that means? Pancakes for dinner. I’m really not trying to get the boys to feel happy when Daddy isn’t home for dinner, but tonight when I told them he’d be gone, Tato said, “Oh yeah! […]

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Realization

Idea #20. Write a haiku. (more ideas HERE.) Realization . Burned his tiny hand. “Ouch! Kiss it better, Mama.” Still hurts. Stares, puzzled. (I may try this again. It was harder than I thought.)

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A Letter to My Future Self

Idea #2 Write a letter to yourself in the future. (complete list HERE.) . Dear Kelly, I have been thinking about how to write this letter for a few days. I have been trying to figure out what to say to you. As I think about the things that are relevant to both of us, […]

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Recharging

I had a day without obligations. I really, really, really love days like this. The Little Guy is still a bit sick, so I can’t venture out too far or for too long. He makes too many illness associated messes so I’m better off staying here. I have been feeling like I need to recharge […]

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