Archive for January, 2012

Smitten with Knittin

January 15, 2012

After spending last summer in the Pacific Northwest in Portand, Oregon, I became inspired to learn to knit. I’ve got a lot to learn still but I am really enjoying my new hobby. My favorite yarns are the natural fibers like mohair, wool and silk. I love the way the natural fiber yarn feels sliding through the dancing needles. Designing a knitting room on the Olioboard mood board site was a lot of fun. I am already starting to become a yarn collector. And I am smitten with knittin!


Healing the Heart Chakra with Green

January 12, 2012


Chakras are your power centers at different points throughout your body from the base of your spine to the top of your head. The word chakra comes from the Sanskrit word chakrum which is the word for wheel which means that these energy centers are always moving. The heart chakra is the fourth chakra and is the area at your heart representing love.  The color green represents  the heart chakra and is a nurturing and …