The genius of MLQH is that it speaks to the whole woman. We all love some celeb gossip. We all have to eat (and drink!), we all have relationships and sex lives and we all want to advance our art, learn new things, and share a sense of community with other readers.
He said his goal in a class is to help people have fun and give them the opportunity to be around other people who do what they love to do. Finishing a specific project is secondary. I know that that is a big draw for me personally. Being with other quilters or other creative types of any sort energizes me and makes me want to try harder to improve my skills and learn new techniques.
Every time I throw out a glass food jar I think, “What a waste.” We pay so much for glass but throw it away every day. Well now there’s a great way to recycle those old jars. And it’s so easy! All you have to do is soak off the label on a jar and slide a photo in upside down. There’s really nothing to it at all and it’s a fun, quirky way to show off your family photos with a modern twist.
His current line is Califon (named after the new Jersey town where he now lives). It was inspired by the flowers in his garden and the colors around his area, from the sky to the trees and other plants. It features distinctive circular and curvy patterns and comes in a gorgeous variety of shades, including a nice graphic black and white with subtle grey.
In doing my own due diligence I came across several companies that I were great fits. In the past I typically liked service type companies versus products like powders or pills. But i am currently in a company that promotes products so i guess it all depends.
The folks at Breville haven’t been able to bring the price down too much because you’re paying for quality. But the good news is, that it is much cheaper than eating restaurant-grade cuisine at home then outside.
Is it too late if you’re among those who didn’t see any of this coming? Not if you practice what author Robert ringer calls the salvage theory. Here’s an example. It’s 9:30 at night and your day hasn’t gone as you expected. You haven’t done what you wanted or intended to do. However, there is one small task you can start on. Take 15 minutes to work on it now, and you can do the rest another time. The point is, salvage whatever is left of the day, no matter how small it seems.
Don’t be lazy. A few days of labor and minimal investment can make the difference between your house sitting on the market and selling the day you put it on the market. Cosmetic appeal is essential!