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First post of the year


Welcome 2014!!!  2013 was really good to me so I hope that 2014 will be an upward trend.  A lot has happened this year.  I've been juggling a relationship, full-time contract work, gym, freelance work, my personal art and a social life.

I did not accomplish all the goals I set out to do in 2013.  Stuff like submitting to Illustration Friday every week, I missed out on a couple of blog posts this year and my diet hasn't been great.  I did save money but I spent far more than I should too.

I have started selling my work at the Pepper Cafe and experienced a lot of new things and places this year so I don't regret anything.  I've also been having a great time working at Studio Moshi and I will be there for another year as well.

This year...I want to keep doing what am doing.  Training, art, work and perhaps aim to find a balance if I can.  I will also start cooking my food.  It will help me with my diet and my financials.

I hope that everyone has an awesome 2014!

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