Day 146, December 31st, 2011
Today I am grateful for the amazingness of 2011! Some fantastic things happened this year for me and I am so excited to see what 2012 will bring. Manifest destiny baby!!! Woohoo!!! Happy New Year’s Eve everyone!!!! xxoxox hels
Day 145, December 30th 2011
Today I am grateful for Talk Nerdy To Me Lover. I really love writing and I am so happy that Jen invited me on board awhile ago to be the resident “artsy fartsy nerdy blogger” every Friday. I love talking about artsy fartsy stuff and I am a total nerd, so I am in heaven! Thank you Jen Friel and Talk Nerdy To Me Lover! I am so happy that the pieces I’ve been writing for my...
Days 143 & 144, December 28th and 29th, 2011
Yup. I am definitely grateful for my iphone. I have no idea how I did anything without one before. Thank you thank you thank you! xoxoxox hels
Days 141 & 142, December 26th and 27th, 2011
Yesterday and today I was and am grateful for the Mr. Brainwash Art Show 2011 at La Brea and Santa Monica Blvd. I’ll be blogging about it for Talk Nerdy to Me Lover in my post this Friday, but for now here’s a teaser pic… Thanks Mr. Brainwash! xoxo hels
Day 140, December 25th, 2011
Today I am grateful for Christmas day! Barry and I love Christmas day. Instead of getting each other presents we make cards for one another. He always writes me an adorable poem, this year’s was from the POV of our cats! LOL! Today is also a BIG HUGE day of RELAXING!!!! So far we’ve watched three movies today and are about to watch our forth. FANTASTIC! Thanks Christmas for...
Days 138 & 139, December 23rd & 24th, 2011
Yesterday and today I’ve been grateful for my mom’s amazing “advent calendar!” Ever since I was little I’ve gotten an advent calendar every Christmas and this year’s calendar was awesome! The best part is that the calendar is actually a box full of fun little gifts that my mom placed in bags she made by hand. She is so amazing!!!!! Thanks Momma!!!!! xoox ...
Days 136 - 137, December 21st and 22nd
I am grateful for my grandmother. She is an incredible woman. Even though she is now living with Alzheimer’s, the core of who she is is still very much the same. She is strong and vibrant and I love her with all of my heart. Thank you Granny for everything you have taught me and for being you ;) xoxoxoxoxo hels
Days 131 - 135, December 16th - 20th
The last five days I have been thankful for family. Last night I arrived at my parent’s house for a quick visit and my 2 half sisters and one of my half brothers were there! (half of my rad family watching youtube videos) (my awesome dad!) We had a fantastic night and are just hangin’ out eating all day. YUM!! Thanks family! xo hels
Days 129 and 130 , December 14th and 15th, 2011
The past two days I have been grateful for Greg and Lex from Longlost Pictures. I absolutely LOVE these two and I am so grateful that they were the team who shot all of the vids for our Christmas edition of Songs From… YOU TWO ARE AMAZING!!!! Thanks Greg and Lex! xoxo hels
Day 128, December 13th, 2011
Today I am grateful for the NOH8 Campaign. I have so much to say about this wonderful campaign, but I’m going to save that for my blog post on Friday in “Talk Nerdy to Me Lover.” For now I will just say I am endlessly grateful. xoxxo hels
Day 127, December 12th, 2011
Today I am grateful for Meryl Streep and this fabulous post. xoxo hels
Days 122 to 126, December 7th to 11th, 2011
I am so grateful looking at this blog and realizing that I haven’t posted in 4 days, but that it’s because I’ve been super artistically fulfilled and busy and have felt incredible gratitude the whole time. I love singing. Sometimes I forget how much. My friend Brian and I have been working on a project that we are releasing on December 15th. It is something we decided to do...
Day 121, December 6th, 2011
Today I am grateful for Wordpress. Yup, I used to curse Wordpress and now I am super thankful for it. I’ve finally gotten to the place where I don’t feel like tearing out my hair while building sites. Now, I’m definitely still a novice, but I can get the job done. Thanks Wordpress! xo hels
Day 120, December 5th, 2011
Today I am grateful for the freaking badass green juice that I make in my Jack Lalanne Power Juicer Pro. Pretty much every day I take a juice with me “to go” to start my morning. I juice up cucumber, celery, green apples, kale, lemon, orange, and ginger. Woohoo!!!! Thanks “mean green” juice!! xo hels
Day 119, December 4th, 2011
Today I am thankful for waking up to this amazing monkey cat! I freaking LOVE Madelene. She is BOMB. xo hels
Days 117 and 118, December 2nd and 3rd, 2011
Today I am grateful that I haven’t been beating myself up over the fact that I’ve been missing days on this blog and having to put days together…like today. In the past I would have been really hard on myself for not posting every single day, but now I’m much easier to forgive myself. This blog afterall is so that I can stay in gratitude and beating myself up is pretty...
Days 114, 115, 116 November 29th, 30th, and...
For the past three days I have been BUSY and I am very grateful for that. I’ve been filling my days with new projects and feeling artistically alive! More grateful details to come! xo hels