November 2023 Update

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Of course one of the most notables things about November is Thanksgiving. Both Holly and I love Thanksgiving, and it’s probably our favorite holiday. We always start the holiday early by ordering turkey sandwiches. This year, we revisited 3 sandwiches … Continued

August 2023 Update

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August was a fairly quiet month. It wasn’t particularly hot but still uncomfortable enough to deter doing a whole lot. I am glad the summer is winding down. I really enjoy the fall despite the decreasing amount of sunlight. Fall … Continued

Mandalas in Procreate

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In my January 2023 update, I mentioned that I took a Procreate for Beginners class in Skillshare. One of the exercises was to use the drawing assist feature to create a “mandala.” (I’d argue that what the instructor calls a … Continued

January 2023 Update

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January always seems like such a long month. Part of that might be adjusting to returning to work after our winter break. Part of it might be how dark it can be considering the early sunsets, the late sunrises, and … Continued