2018 Encouragement: January | offthebeatenpress.com
21Jan

For the year of 2018, I decided to keep up with encouraging quotes on my Instagram feed. I’ve started a large doc with a list of phrases and I just pull them out once or twice a week and make a little sign with it. Here are all the ones from January in a nice little

Living Room Shelves | offthebeatenpress.com
21Jan

I wanted built-ins in my living room for some time, but after a few crazy high quotes from contractors, I decided to just do it myself. I already had a shelf in the space where I wanted some more permanent shelves so it helped me get an idea of what it would be like. Here

Silk Marbling Demo | offthebeatenpress.com
14Jan

I had the coolest day at work today! My company set up an activities fair where we could learn about different things we could do in the surrounding community. One of the groups that came in did silk dying. I had the chance to make a long silk scarf and my coworker took some pictures

Goals 2018 | offthebeatenpress.com
01Jan

Setting goals is hard for me. I kinda just like going with the flow and seeing where things land. This year though, I decided to make some concrete goals though so I could see what happens at the end of 2018. I normally pick a “word of the year” to stick to instead of resolutions, and I