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"Creating a Life that reflects my Dreams...Living a Life that Defines my Purpose.."
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Surprised? It's Tuesday and it is okay. Today I am going to go over the various ways I document my faith. Sometimes it is in my Documented Faith Binder sometimes in my Prayer Journal in the margin of a Journaling... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Hi. My name is Stephanie and I have too many books. I like real books. The kind you hold in your hands with paper pages and the kind that you use your fingers to turn the pages, not swipe. I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Part of my Daily 5 is CREATE. Creating looks different to everyone and does not mean you need a paint brush or a needle & thread. It can be as simple as going out and spending twenty dollars on some... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
It dawned on me that you may not know that I have an online workshop always open for registration and instant access called Bible Journaling & Lettering Inside and Outside the Margins. It came out in 2016 and then was... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Sometimes I am a manufacture's worst nightmare because I have been heard saying "Don't buy something new, just use what you already have" which sells NO PRODUCT. I have arm wrestled with this my entire creative "professional" life....I am all... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Have I mentioned "I Quit Sugar?" Yep, we broke up and this is week 4 of the 8 week program I am on. I don't want to sound like a spokesperson or a broken record but HOLY MOLY the changes... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
It's okay that it is Tuesday and this post is called "Faith Journaling Monday." I am not going to start calling it "Faith Journaling Tuesday" because then you know what will happen....Wednesday. Today I want to take you from the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
I am here to remind you of the things you already know, just forgot to remember... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
It's okay that it is Tuesday. This week I want to focus on the "Alternate Page" so grab your book and turn to page 20. ( in my book, Faith Journaling For The Inspired Artist) Probably the number one reason... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
I am getting this blogging habit down better, sorta, but I am not sure if people even read it. Maybe it doesn't matter. No, it matters, so I hope that you continue to at least pop in and check out... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Wow Mondays come fast! I am glad you are back..or welcome if you are here for the first time. Just to quickly recap, I am blogging/encouraging/challenging and inspiring you to get out my book "Faith Journaling For The Inspired Artist"... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Last Monday I started a series here to get you into the pages of my book, "Faith Journaling for the Inspired Artist." If you don't have a copy, I am not going to ask you why and just give you... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Q: What is Documented Faith? A: It is a creative way to record, illustrate, document, journal and doodle the everyday moments, Bible verses, inspirational quotes and a growing relationship with Jesus and with others in a planner, binder, art journal,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Every Monday I will be posting here on tips, tricks and techniques on how you can start and then continue using your book and I encourage you to join me. I started sharing a little about the process of writing... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
Intentional. done on purpose; deliberate. That's my word for 2018. Being INTENTIONAL with Daily 5. Eat, Sleep, Move, Pray, Create. Using what I already have to create things and share them with people. Saying "no" to some things and "yes"... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Homegrown Hospitality
I want to wrap up this year by taking a look back at 2017 and am starting with photos of doodles that are on my phone. This was January when Ray Johnston from Bayside Church came to Saddleback. If you... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
It is Christmas Eve morning 2017. We went to Christmas Eve service last night because our entire family is teeing off at 12:04 and 12:08 today. Yep, we are all golfing this year. Typically the boys and our families lil... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
Instead of telling you all about WHY you should register for Documented Faith Mixed Media Monthly, I am going to start by answering questions that I would ask about a workshop. Q: What is Documented Faith Mixed Media Monthly. A:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
NOTE: This is not a new workshop. Once you register, all of the content information, login, and password is automatically sent to you. It is yours to work on at your own pace for the rest of your life. Bible... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
You are awesome! Thank you! Don't forget to leave a comment that you have "Joined, Liked, Shared and Followed" and TWO winners will be randomly chosen and announced on Tuesday, November 7th right here!!! CONGRATULATIONS Dianne Y & Angela Matos!!... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
I am not sure how this is all going to come out so I am just going to type and edit as needed. Going back and re-reading my "Story Of Me" posts, there are things I want to add in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
Here is what I always say when people ask how the retreat went and to those who ask about it that have never been..."It is just so good." While I have a hand in the planning and preparations, a family... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
The first time seeing and "meeting" up with John Ackerman was completely by my rules. It is not that I was being bossy. I was purely thinking of the boys. I was also a little more than anxious of the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality
When creating these new patterns, I simply started with what I had with no real plan of what they were going to become. I see them now as ornaments but I suppose you could applique them onto stockings, pillows or add them into an existing holiday banner or garland. Regardless,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2017 at Stitched 2017
I have always been a creative, a maker, a crafter, whatever you want to call it, but for the first part of my story, I used my skills and talents for hobbies. In 1994, I had a moment of clarity... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2017 at Homegrown Hospitality