Category: i love elliot

March 18, 2014

Elliot’s 2nd Birthday Letter

When either one of my children has a birthday I write them a birthday letter. :) This is Elliot’s 2nd birthday letter. Read his birth story here. Read his 1st birthday letter here. *** Dearest Amazing Elliot, It was not that long ago that you turned 2. I’ve been meaning to write you this birthday Read More

February 12, 2013

Dear Elliot

    Dear Elliot, You probably thought to yourself that you were not going to get a birthday letter, seeing that you are the second child and much of what we did for and with your brother passed you by in the chaos of a 2-child household. There a pros and cons to being the second Read More

July 02, 2012

New painting, life and the inner critic.

Aloha lovely reader. :) In between the night shifts while waiting for video lessons to render and signing up new students to my mini art workshop Summer Girls (btw you can always join this one, it’s an open-ended self study sort of thing, over 155 students have already signed up! woohoo! sign up here if Read More

May 12, 2012

Ride it

  I started writing this 2 days ago;  I am awake again. It’s 5am and I’m sitting on the bed with 2 sleeping boys opposite me. I’ve been awake since about 4, Elliot waking me every hour for milk and then at 4:30, Dylan joined us with a snotty nose and therefore: snoring/ breathing loudly. Read More

February 29, 2012

3 months of Elliot – 2.5 years of Dylan & new art!

Well hello there faithful reader. :) It’s been a while, I know, but what can I say: things have been busy. :) I’m sitting here, unwashed with my trousers inside out. True story that. This be life with kids under the age of 3. Things like showering and wearing your trousers the right way out Read More