Don’t stop now

Cathy ZielskeScrapbooking32 Comments

So lately, I've been scrapbooking. Weird. Like, not for assignments. Just out of a) inspiration, b) ideas and c) getting Tara Whitney's new Cocoa Daisy kit in the mail. I have tried to channel Tara in my scrapbooking life. Tried. It never quite works, but this layout made me feel like I was dabbling in Tara-tory, if you will, without … Read More

Cathy ZielskeDon’t stop now

When you know that people REALLY care

Cathy ZielskeCZ Life9 Comments

And by 'people', I mean Marin, my talented, beloved fellow Simple art director, who upon seeing my space and having her worst fears confirmed, took it upon herself to add a little piece of light and motivation to my workout area: What? Is it too small. Sorry: It's got to be my most favorite Photoshop hack job since this little … Read More

Cathy ZielskeWhen you know that people REALLY care

My gym membership…it never expires!

Cathy ZielskeCZ Life41 Comments

Welcome to my gym. I share this, because I don't want my fellow art director, Marin, to feel badly that when I work out, I'm facing a corner in my basement. It's not so bad, Marin.  As part of living my best life dot com, I decided to bring the old walking routine inside when I realized: you never sweat … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMy gym membership…it never expires!

Bee season

Cathy ZielskeCZ Life24 Comments

Yes,  I'm getting into the holiday spirit early this year. Earlier than even October, as I'm actually writing this on Sept. 30, but setting the post time to just after midnight. Tricky. I know. It's mostly in preparation for a very busy (and creatively challenging) week. My good friend Stacy Julian has just finished writing a brand spankin' new book—so … Read More

Cathy ZielskeBee season