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Source Of Warmth ~ More Thrive ~ Carry You With Me

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Source Of Warmth ~ More Thrive ~ Carry You With Me

The 7th Annual Painting On Purpose painting, SOURCE OF WARMTH is complete and ready to be released on Saturday! The PURPOSE for Painting On Purpose is to give ALL of the money from the sale of an original painting, each year, to an organization that benefits mothers and/or children. So far, this project has allowed me to give $4,966 to 6 different organizations. When this new painting sells, the buyer of the painting and I will be teaming up to give $895 to Friends of the Children.  The whole Painting On Purpose project is inspired by my grandma... see a tiny video of her...

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Peace On Earth ~ Video Interview With Joyful Connections

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A couple weeks ago I sketched this piece right into the book, and she’s been living inside me, patiently waiting. And now is the time. It can’t NOT be the time, because Peace On Earth begins at home… and we really need that NOW...

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Soul Memory, a brand new Mama & 5 Children painting ~ I’m Scared (Silent Story)

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I hope you are doing well in this strange time. Taking care of YOU and those, young and old, who rely on you. Be gentle on yourself, be forgiving. I hope you will find time each day for movement, exploration and perhaps some writing – since writing is so healing. Even if you just write […]

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Painting Instead Of Eating ~ Golden Silence

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A personal goal tonight was to sit down at the table, after serving taco salads to my family (that I spent 1.25 hours making), feeling HUNGRY… True. SO often I’m snacking the whole time I’m preparing dinner, nibbling olives, crackers, etc. So that when we all sit down, I don’t even need to eat. Can you relate? […]

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$1382 to PLP ~ Strong Mothers, Strong Sons

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It’s the official close of Painting On Purpose (POP) – til next near! See you in January 2020 for POP #6 This year, though, YOU helped me choose the sketch and I chose Pink Lemonade Project as the organization to receive the funds from the sale of this original painting. Kindest Nature was created […]

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