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Beautiful Summer Blues

June is such a beautiful month, full of many colors but one color that stands out for me in June are all the shades of blue.  This was a quick watercolor but I wanted to share it with you today.  We just had a huge rainstorm and water was pouring down like crazy.  It has […]

Memorial Day signs

Signs of Memorial day are popping up.  Buntings are hung in the neighborhood and flags are flying!  Wishing everyone a Happy Memorial Day weekend and I will return June 1st.  The Winner of the India Hicks Insider, is Karolyn of The Relished Roost.  Kindly let me know which color you would like and it will […]

yoga love

I recently created a space to practice yoga in my home.  Each week, I have a wonderful yoga teacher, Daria, who comes to me for a class which is inspiring and invigorating.  There is always an enormous sense of calm which washes over me in anticipation of practicing yoga.  I have found that I immediately […]

things you love

I still get so excited when I walk into this little shop in Hastings-on-Hudson.  Maisonette opened in 2012 or thereabouts and I created this illustration for Maria which hangs in her shop. It is brimming with things I love and want.  Maria, the shoppe keeper has a slogan, “Surround yourself with the things you love.” […]

Talents and gifts

What talents and gifts do you possess?  Do you share any gifts with those around you or perhaps pass talent on to family members?  My son drew this when he was a little boy.  I think it was about 4th or 5th grade.  I adore it and could see it as wallpaper in a boys […]

Doing well

I decided to give myself a gift this year.  The gift of really honoring my wellness and working with a Holistic Guide and Lifestyle Coach. Here is the beautiful and radiant Daphne of Doing Well.  Daphne offers one on one coaching as well as corporate coaching.  This was by far one of the best gifts […]

First weekend in May

I was born in Kentucky and there are some things that every Kentuckian learns young.  The first Saturday is in fact “The Kentucky Derby.”   This is what is called “Derby Week” and lots of activities and celebrations lead up to the big day.  What do you do on Derby Day?  Do you make a […]

to market

    Farmer’s Markets are open and ready to share the abundance of fresh produce.  One market bag I love is from KR Saddleshop.  You can find it here. Having a go to Market-Bag is a wonderful thing.  Stock up on fresh produce in your own market tote. KR Saddleshop is a company devoted to […]

Let me help you

  “Opportunities are like sunrises.  If you wait too long, you miss them.”  One of my favorite quotes from William Arthur Ward.   Such truth.  Opportunities truly are abundant and the time is now if you are thinking of starting a business or just want to unleash your creativity.  I would love to work with […]

Good tools

  Good tools can be just the thing one needs to start something new.  What is your favorite tool?  I would love to know.  Leave a comment.  This applies to everyone, artists, chefs, comediennes, waiters, Doctors, writers and so on.  What is the one tool you cannot live without?