Adventures..., New Starts, re-blogged, Reflections

Self-improvement in the new year

Over the last couple of months, I've been sick at home. While trying to be somewhat productive, I've re-organized my crafting supplies (and decided on a few new things I need to put in place) and updated my financial records in case I turn crafting into an actual business. My creative mojo is pretty much… Continue reading Self-improvement in the new year

Adventures..., Crafting, Reflections

A new beginning

Hi. And thanks for dropping by. It's been a while since my last post, other than sharing photos or videos of some of my more recent crafting endeavors.  It's a little odd.  I started this blog in January as a way to record "some of this educational journey" that I call my life.  I went… Continue reading A new beginning

Inspiration, Reflections


I came with the name several years ago after going through a tough time.  I decided that, no matter what life threw at me, I didn't want to wallow in the muck.  I'm pretty sure that friends and family are unaware of how much life has hurt me, and they may think that I didn't care… Continue reading LuminaSpirit?


Sadness in Orlando

I try to share what is good, and uplifting.  There is so much ugliness in the world, but also so much beauty.  We saw a bit of the ugliness today. As I headed off to work this morning, I was shocked to hear about the tragedy that had just taken place.  Dozens of police cars,… Continue reading Sadness in Orlando