Recommended Websites:

For Mothers & Soon To Be Mothers
LaurieL Photography – amazing work
Alma Midwifery, Portland Oregon
Nest Midwifery, Portland Oregon
Zenana Spa and Wellness Center, Portland Oregon

Fellow Artists/Modern Art
Kevin Conrad (my brother)
Marie Wise
Pondering Pool

Recommended Books & Resources:

For Mothers & Women 
~Connection Parenting – Pam Leo
~The Gifts of Imperfection – Brene Brown
~Parent Effectiveness Training – Dr. Gordon
~No-Cry Sleep Solution – Elizabeth Pantley
~Living Simply with Children – Marie Sherlock
~You Can Heal Your Life – Louise L. Hay
~Surrendering To Motherhood – Iris Krasnow

For Living
~The Gifts of Imperfection – Brene Brown
~The Simple Living Guide – Janet Luhrs
~Material World, A Global Family Portrait – Peter Menzel
~Voluntary Simplicity – Duane Elgin
~A New Earth – Eckhart Tolle

For Artists
~The War Of Art – Steven Pressfield (this is a MUST)
~Turning Pro – Steven Pressfield
~Mystery of Making It – Jack White
~The Creative Habit – Twyla Tharp
~Artist’s Way – Julia Cameron
~Create printed booklets & shareable catalogs of your work: PrintingCenterUSA does beautiful work and has great customer service!

Free Gift for You:
recipe cards (2 styles)

download as hi-resolution jpg (3 per page on letter size paper)
download as PDF file (3 per page on letter size paper)

printable recipe cards from Katie m. Berggren

printable recipe cards from Katie m. Berggren


Free Gift for You:
general gift tags (5 styles)



Free Downloads:
simple tools for organization

Idea Bubbler… created just for YOU! For recording bits of genius that pop into your head ~ everyone has good ideas, it is those of us who write them down and do something, that make amazing things happen!Idea Bubbler from Katie m. Berggren
At-A-Glance Calendar… personally designed for my own needs, and now illustrated for you! A good clean way to see what the month brings ~ or to clearly outline daily plans.

Calendar by Katie m. Berggren

Weekly Goal Sheet
… It can be hard deciding what’s most important to accomplish on our ever-growing to-do lists. My eyes have learned which highest priority section(s) to land on first. A Word doc ~ you make your categories.

Categorized Weekly Goal Sheet

Block Calendar
… with space for priorities and notes. I chose a pretty green ribbon to secure my pencil, and attached this calendar to a stiff mailer to create a portable tool.

Block Calendar from Katie m. Berggren