Handmade Gift DIY – Wood Plaque Photo Transfer

    My mom knows that she is probably going to get some kind of handmade gift from her starving artist daughter for just about every occasion and she is fine with it. But i won’t give gifts that aren’t useful and/or memorable. Believe me, there are a lot...

Fun and Easy Crackle Finish Technique

Everyone is getting their Easter craft on right about now and I’ve seen some pretty cool thing. My hero, Mark Montano, posted a tutorial for these adorable “Matryoshka” eggs.  I have also seen a couple of tutorials for crackle finish eggs using a...

Join My “Month of Gratitude” Project

i am super excited about a new project i’m starting November 1st. It’s a month-long gratitude practice with an added bonus. In addition to meditating on what i am grateful for, i’m going to be sending thank you cards to the special people in my life. I was inspired to...

Our Legacy is All We Have to Give

I saw my first sunrise this past year at the age of 49. “How can this be?” you might be asking. Well, I usually like to be asleep when that is happening. Living on the West coast my whole life, I’ve seen hundreds of gorgeous sunsets. I’ve even...
How is 2016 Going? Let’s Review

How is 2016 Going? Let’s Review

As we enter the second half of 2016, it’s a perfect time to do a halftime review and make sure our game plan is working out. Let’s start by going over the goals we set at the beginning of the year, the progress we’ve made, or didn’t make, and...

Hearth and Caravan Take A Road Trip

I am pleased to welcome guest blogger Aimee of Hearth and Caravan to the Red Scorpio blog today. Aimee is planning an amazing adventure this summer and I can’t wait to follow along as she travels with her family across the country, from Kentucky, up the...