Mathair: Mother

In Irish she is Mathair. In Japanese, Okaasan, in French, Mere… and all around the world cultures have their own word for her, in every household families have their own word for her, but they all represent the same person. She who loves us best: Mother I didn’t really know the true depths of love until…

Interview at Biku Designs!

We had the honor of being interviewed for Biku Designs’ blog! I always find it a challenge to put my thoughts, goals, reasons and aspirations into black and white print, there’s so much to say, and I worry I get too long-winded. However, this interview I managed to keep it sweet and to the point!…

Collaborations!

Working on collaborations is exciting!! I’m really excited to put some of my 2017 business goals into action, one of which was collaborating with other momtrepreneurs on some projects. These gorgeous pendants are on their way to the studio and will be turned into key straps as a joint project between Off on a Whim…

Protection and Prosperity: Lapis!

Protection and Prosperity: the beautifully amazing lapis lazuli gemstone The blue in Lapis Lazuli stones is always so brilliantly rich and deep, with specks of gold pyrite, a truly stunning and vibrant color. Lapis has been valued for so long, it’s considered an ancient gemstone. From the Egyptians who buried it with their dead to…

Sea Sunset Resin Earrings

I don’t work in resin, but I am often amazed at the beautiful work I’ve seen done with it and have been tempted to try it out for myself many times. These earrings in particular caught my eye and made me think again that perhaps I should give it a try. The full free tutorial for…

Spring Spring Spring

It’s almost here! Really and truly almost here! I can almost smell it in the air, just about. Some days it creeps out and gives me hope that it won’t be long before the sun warms the earth, the birds fill the air with song and the flowers start popping out to give the world…

A Little Luck!

Off on a Whim is having a Spring Giveaway on our FB Page! Two lucky charms will be given to two randomly selected winners. Click HERE to enter now and get in on the action. Leave a comment on the FB Post, that’s it, so simple!