• Risk Being Open

      My word I chose for this year was RISK. I was finishing grad school this year, and with that came a lot of possibility, and lot of unknowns about what came next. What I did know was that I didn’t want to become a version of me that chose safe options, as to avoid(…)

  • 4 Simple Strategies to Help with Overwhelm

    In the past, when I’ve experienced overwhelm I’ve done everything I can to push through it. I learnt from the women in my family of origin how to use will and grit to push through circumstances and get past the limits you see before you. But there are those times when no matter how much(…)

  • Books, Boats, and Apple Pie: A Perfect Morning in Amsterdam

    This June, during our annual trip to visit family in Spain, my husband and I rented a car and give ourselves a whirlwind tour of Brussels, Bruges, Ghent, and Amsterdam. One of my favorite days of this trip was our last one in Amsterdam, which we spent visiting the Anne Frank Huis,  browsing the Noordermarkt, and braving the(…)

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INSPIRATION & REFLECTION

  • Risk Being Open

    Risk Being Open

      My word I chose for this year was RISK. I was finishing grad school this year, and with that came a lot of possibility, and lot of unknowns about what came next. What I did know was that I didn’t want to become a version of me that chose safe options, as to avoid(…)

  • Storytelling, Vulnerability and a Pivotal Moment in My Creative Life

    Storytelling, Vulnerability and a Pivotal Moment in My Creative Life

    A  couple of weeks ago I was flicking through my book collection; it was time to trim it down some. I didn’t have a huge amount of books but it was more than one box, and and I wanted no more than a box. I was also looking forward to giving away some books to(…)

BUSINESS SENSE

  • Using Core Values to Guide Your Business

    Using Core Values to Guide Your Business

    As a small business owner, you’re faced with lots of decisions everyday. Is this Instagram photo on brand? Should I give the refund? HTML or plain text newsletter? Your decision-making process becomes much simpler once you connect to your core values. When your core values inform your work, you feel more like yourself, and get(…)

  • How to Kick it Like Gotze (World Cup Tips for Creatives)

    How to Kick it Like Gotze (World Cup Tips for Creatives)

      I couldn’t resist a cheeky football (soccer if you’re American!) post seeing as I’ve just watched the Germany vs. Argentina World Cup final. Due to England’s rather hasty exit from the tournament, I decided to support Argentina. I could just as easily have chosen Germany, but with my salsera hat on I went with(…)