Kim Werker :: Creative Life Interview

Creative Life Interview Series

Today we are excited to continue our new interview series with creative individuals and families we love! There is so much inspiration and creative goodness in the world – we don’t want to keep it to ourselves! For this series, we’re chatting with amazing individuals on what their creative lives look like to what they’re listening to right now (and everything in between!)

Each interview is broken into three parts – Tell us about You, Tell us about your Creative Family, and the Speed Round – Enquiring Minds Want to Know!

So get ready, because these interviews? Are amazing. Truly!

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10 minutes to connection

10 Minutes to Connect with your Little One

Time… I think it’s safe to say that time is one thing many (if not most!) of us would really like more of. We’ve talked here before about finding the time to craft throughout the day. Short blocks of time, long blocks of time, free time, even stolen moments of time – they all hold… 

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Trying Out Yes | The Story of a Perfect Bench

You know how when you move, stuff breaks. It does. It’s one of those totally-tragic-honest-truths about moving. Some of the things that broke during our recent move have me wanting to dissolve into a puddle of tears just thinking about it. Others, well, it’s merely an annoying problem to solve. Like our dining chairs. Two… 

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Unexpected Times of Connecting

We talk a lot about connecting with our little ones through creating, but really, we are connecting with our little ones many times throughout the day. Things like our daily rhythms and routines help our little ones feel safe and grounded. Each time we get down on their level to play and chat, build and… 

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Taking Time to Reconnect

Mothering little ones can be tough. Whether you stay-at-home or work, whether you co-sleep or use a crib, whether you buy baby food at the store or make your own, this is a tough gig. It is a job that doesn’t stop. And while we spend these early years pouring into our little ones, some… 

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beautiful glowing lantern craft for toddlers and preschoolers via Crafting Connections

Glowing Lantern Craft | a 10-Minute Project

Is there anything as sweet as walking with your little one? The slow pace, the way they are able to notice    e v e r y t h i n g.    I find these walks to be the perfect time to catch my breath and reconnect with my little ones. Sure, sometimes I start… 

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Kids at Christmas | craftingconnections.net

Gifting Connection : A How-To Guide

This time of year, our little family starts getting a lot of questions about what our boys would like for their birthdays. But with all the excess of December still fresh in my mind, all I can usually manage is to relay the message that they don’t really need anything. I know gifting, as a manner of… 

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Craft To Connect eCourse Starts Monday!

A month into the New Year – how are you feeling? Did you choose to set goals or resolutions for yourself this year? Or do you just have a general feeling for the areas in your life you’d like to continue to develop? I always find this time of year an interesting one – the… 

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A Goodnight Walk | crafting connections.net

On Our Shelf | A Goodnight Walk

Have you ever noticed how a little change in perspective can, well, change everything? Elisha Cooper’s lovely book – A Good Night Walk – does just that. As the narrator wanders down the block and back, you get a chance to notice the subtle changes on the block as the sun sets. As you read Cooper’s… 

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