I’m just about as terrible at blogging as I am at housekeeping, and for the same reasons. There are a million different ways I can choose to use my time, and usually there is something else I would rather be doing. Lack of self-motivation also plays a part. For a couple different reasons, this blog has been on my mind a lot lately, and I feel motivated to make another “go” of it. I am currently taking prerequisite classes in the hopes of applying for a nursing program. Unfortunately, because of the complicated lifestyle of a military spouse, I have taken classes from a couple different colleges now and not everything has transferred as it should. Because I have hit so many road blocks in terms of fulfilling my educational goals, my course load has been quite a bit lighter than I was anticipating. Currently, I’m taking nutrition and a cultural anthropology class, which means I still have quite a lot of free time on my hands these days. Instead of frittering that time away, I’m trying to be intentional about using my time wisely. I know that it is an immense privilege, and one that I’m sure I will be envious of once Patrick and I start thinking about starting our own (human, non-furry) family in a couple years. I’ve been really lucky to be able to throw myself into quilting lately, and I have been enjoying it so much! The creative energy has really been flowing, and I would love to be able to share my creative processes in greater detail than the average person cares about on other social media sites.
With that introduction (or maybe disclaimer) aside, I’d love to share more about what I’ve been working on lately! [Read more…]