real snow | offthebeatenpress.com
27Jan

Got my first REAL snow in the new house! It was nice and cozy curling up and working from home today with a glass of coco. I could certainly get used to that.

letterpress: the little prince quote poster | offthebeatenpress.com
17Jan

In October, my friend’s new husband sent me an email requesting a special Christmas present for their first holiday together. When they were dating, she mentioned how this passage from “The Little Prince” reminded her of their relationship. The quote reads, “But if you tame me, then we shall need each other. To me, you

illustration: Drink Coffee Black, Drink Scotch Neat | offthebeatenpress.com
14Jan

Nowadays, I don’t get to draw in pen & ink nearly as much as I’d like. I was never very good at it. I always needed a lot of practice to get things just the way I liked them or thought they should be. So, this project was really nice and relaxing for me to

recipe: mookies | offthebeatenpress.com
08Jan

When I was little, my next door neighbor used to make this amazing desserts called Mookies. They are muffin cookies!  I loved them so much. I even dealt with the nuts that were in them as a kid. She wouldn’t ever give us the recipe. It was her specialty and she wanted to keep it!

DIY Himmeli Geometric Wreath | offthebeatenpress.com
02Jan

I have been wanting to make one of these for a while! I saw a blog post about it a few months back & pinned it, of course. The week before Christmas, I went out and bought some aluminum tubes from the model section in Hobby Lobby and started one. Unfortunately, I ran out of tubing