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Elizabeth Gilbert (of Eat, Pray, Love.) struck a cord with me with this TED talk on success, failure and the drive to keep creating. My favorite quote? “I’m not going to quit. I’m going home.” via Swissmiss.


– Drooool…gorgeous furniture by Greg Klassen made from my favorite material (old wood) and glass. via Alyssa Renee.

Stained Wood Wall (click through for DIY instructions)

– I’m putting this stained wood wall on my want/to-do list for our next home. via A Beautiful Mess


Emily Jeffords has some excellent advice for new artists. My favorite is from Rachel T Robinson. But really, all 3 parts to her Artist-to-Artist series are good.

– I also loved this post about sticking to your health and fitness plan. It’s a constant struggle for me. Also, add me as a friend on Fitbit! I need all the encouragement I can get! (briannalland[at]gmail.com)