I am a 30-something artist/craftswoman who finds a creative outlet from everyday life in the arts. Be it the art of painting, the crafts or the art of cooking, I embrace it with the same ardor and passion! This blog is the diary of my crafty life with a side of wit. Enjoy a look around and see what I am all about.
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If you have been an avid reader of this blog it will not come as a surprise that Mr.AP and I LOVE board games. We love playing together, with friends, at cons, with our regular player group. We have played... Continue Reading →
Words have a life or their own, a cyclical one none the less. One might even say they reincarnate. You hear a strange one, then you look it up in the dictionary. Then, from nowhere suddenly everywhere you look everyone... Continue Reading →
I write this list (to myself) as a reminder on how to avoid the Ghost of Christmases past!With lots of (self-love), Adri 1 - write a list Get yourself a cup of (insert here your favorite hot drink), a note... Continue Reading →
Looking at my work I realize that everything seems is quite serious and formal. My paintings, my drawings are all proper. The only place I go out of that comfort zone (?) and let out my humor is in real... Continue Reading →
Recipes will many times call for a very specific sized cake springform. And size does matter! If you would pour the batter into a larger form the cake will be as high as a pancake. Or the form will not... Continue Reading →
I frequently get comments, complements on my works. Be it you, my dear reader, or a person who is invited to our home, or Mr.AP's colleagues who will spot this and that during a video conference on a home office... Continue Reading →
It was Mr.AP's birthday recently. When I asked him what kind of cake he'd like for the big day he quickly said lemon. Well, I have lots of cake recipes, but not one that would feature lemon. So I started... Continue Reading →