Hey there and welcome! I'm Jonette, and I blog about creativity, self-love, gratitude, and finding (and living) meaningful work.
Post-election Reflections: Where Are You Most Needed?
Hi, everyone. This post began on May 14, and went though a lot of thinking and re-thinking and re-writing and hair-pulling. I’m glad it’s finally done (I get by with … Continue reading
Ohai! (And Why I’ve Vanished For So Long)
Hi, everyone. Sorry I’ve vanished for so long. The last weeks of March have been crazy-busy with writing tasks and sewing, and so will the first two weeks of April. … Continue reading
February Gifts in the Mail!
I have gift pride. I can’t help it. Give me a packet of love, creativity, and handmade things, and you will have me aah-ing at every item and going all … Continue reading
Around the Collective
After I said my goodbyes to Nikki and everyone at the CraftMNL Bookbinding Workshop, I explored this wonderful new place I had stumbled into. I knew that my dad played … Continue reading
The CraftMNL Book-binding Workshop
A few weeks ago, I took the opportunity how to string leaves of paper artfully into something we call a book, courtesy of CraftMNL. It was my first time at … Continue reading
"Beautiful clothes give people courage and confidence." -- Isabella, "Paradise Kiss"
You are a champion, you are the hero of your own story, and are worth all the love in the world. PS: You can also make change happen in the world.
Things that make me happy, inspired, and very grateful.
The Meaningful Work Project
What is "meaningful work"? How do you find it? How do you live by it, and how can it make your life richer, more beautiful, and amazing?