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Do Something Now

Posted by katie berggren on

I sometimes wander around my house, poking at piles and putting tiddly bits away – noticing the laundry that needs folding, seeing the small piles of kid stuff in the corner and on the couch, the plants that would love some water… but really not getting much done. I get so frustrated when I feel […]

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Officially 40 ~ Priorities Change

Posted by katie berggren on

I’m now officially 40 years old! Someone I love very much has been telling me that 40 would bring my body breaking down and gaining weight and not working quite as well…  I’m passionate about food and healing, nutrition and natural remedies. I’m passionate about having a chemical free home and chemical free bodies in […]

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Capturing Grandma, Soul Peace, Let Me Know

Posted by katie berggren on

Over the last couple weeks I’ve been typing up notes about my Grandma’s life (she’s 92 ~ I have TWO grandmothers in their 90s!), notes I’ve collected from different chats we’ve had. She’s the last one in her family and the one who knows many of the answers. It is important to capture them for […]

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colors inspired by egg cartons ~ custom original paintings

Posted by katie berggren on

I am SO inspired by everyday life… on Tuesday while picking out my fave eggs at the store, I was instantly inspired to create some monochromatic (one color) paintings… I could see them in my mind right away and could hardly wait to get started. Below is the packaging that inspired me AND the monochromatic […]

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it’s not too late for Gift Certificates

Posted by katie berggren on

I paint the mother and child on canvas because I ADORE that connection between them. Capturing moments of touch, smooch and sleep… cuddles and skin… because I am in love with them. I realize that besides feeding my own soul and giving me purpose ~ painting figures folded together, mothers wearing their babes against their […]

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