Kristen Erin

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Fresh Apple Tea Lights - An apple candle holder tutorial

Ah, Halloween is over, and I sure enjoyed all of the spooky and festive posts. I’m not ready to let go of the fall theme just quite yet though! These …

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Creative Writers According to St. Augustine, Part 2

September 3, 2014 by Gregory Wolfe<p>Guest post by Gregory Wolfe<p><i>The post, continued from yesterday, is adapted from a commencement address given at the</i> …

Celebrated Writers on the Creative Benefits of Keeping a Diary

<i>“You want to write, you need to keep an honest, unpublishable journal that nobody reads, nobody but you,”</i> Madeleine L’Engle counseled in her advice to aspiring writers. W.H. Auden once described his journal as <i>“a discipline for [his] laziness and lack of observation.”</i><p>Journaling, I believe, is a …

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Creative Writers According to St. Augustine, Part 1

September 2, 2014 by Gregory Wolfe<p>Guest post by Gregory Wolfe<p><i>The following is adapted from a commencement address given at the Seattle Pacific</i> …

How to Decorate Your House for Fall

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is all about updating your house for fall. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future …

How To Live With What You DON'T Love

We all have less-than-ideal things in our homes. Here's how to deal with them, sans renovation or replacement<p>No house is perfect. Some houses are perfect for a particular owner. Some houses are perfect for the time or situation. Some houses are perfectly horrific, though I rarely think this is …