Stuff I Like

These are a few of my favorite places on the interwebs.


Raincharmer Beads – This is the shop PJ and I frequent most. We’re usually there on Saturdays. If you’re in the area, come join us and make something pretty!

Reigning Twilight – Jewelry designs by the woman who introduced PJ to her love of beading.

SoftFlex Girl – Run by the wife of a former co-worker. She’s a talented and published designer.

Surly-Ramics – Jewelry and artwork by the very talented Amy Davis Roth.

General Crafting

Crafting a Green World – Eco-friendly arts and crafts.

Dollar Store Crafts – Crafting on the cheap while making beautiful things that don’t look like they’re cheap.

Pinterest – It’s like crack for crafters, but cheaper and less toxic. Oh, and legal.

Scattered Thoughts

The Bloggess – Brilliant writer, blogger, and wonderfully decent human being who invites one and all to her adventures with mental illness. Sometimes serious. Often funny. Always informative and full of heart.

I Had Cancer – Because, well, I did.

Introaverted – A girl’s quest to end the stigma around mental health.

Jennifer Bohanan, Editor & Writer – Showing you how to “captivate your reader with content that is clear, compelling, and correct.”

Lymphoma Barbie – A fellow Hodgkin’s Lymphoma survivor who had a much harder time with her diagnosis and treatment than I did. She has an inspiring story.

Mel Beatty, Author – Author/bookseller Mel Beatty’s blog about reading and writing.

Patrice Sarath – Gifted fiction/fantasy author and fellow Marist alum based in Austin, TX.

Perhaps It’s Not You – My friend, Shantae, and her journey with Hashimoto’s Disease.

So Much for Ordinary – An ordinary mother knee-deep in an extraordinary mess.

Whittaker Services – Dreamer. Thinker. Doer. Leader. Teacher…

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