We all have them. Days where you just want to nope, and nothing seems to go right. Some days are just plain rough. Maybe you didn’t get much sleep and feel grumpy from the get-go. And things only get worse from there. You spill your coffee, miss your bus or the traffic’s terrible. Your paint … Continue reading Rough Day? 4 Simple Ways to Be Kind to Yourself
Forget about “clearing your mind” and find what works for you Everywhere you look, you see people touting the benefits of adding holistic and mindful practices into their daily lives, and the ever-popular phrase “Have you tried meditation?”. If you’re like me, you scoff and think “Sure. Let me just clear my mind…” followed by … Continue reading Meditation Practice for the Rest of Us
If you’re, well, human, you have goals in mind for your life and your business. Think of any of your current goals - how convinced are you that you’ll succeed? What’s stopping you or holding you back? How big are your goals? Are they big enough to motivate you? Are you playing small? I just … Continue reading 5 Steps to Achievable Goals
Are you ready for a weird and winding trip down memory lane with me? Buckle up. July is full of a lot of memories, emotions, and milestones for me. I could go WAY back, to Julys spent in San Clemente visiting my grandma’s house, hanging out at the state beach, and setting off fireworks. Photo … Continue reading July is for Memory Lane
Just over a year ago (June 9, 2018) was my last day with my traditional employer. I loved the people and the idea of what I was doing. I built amazing relationships, and got to be part of some very awesome experiences. However, the hours, physical and mental stress, and low pay were taking a … Continue reading Has It Really Only Been A Year?
Take a few minutes to think about your life experience. Did you go to school for what you do? How long have you done it? Look back at older creations and work, and compare it to newer work to see how far you’ve actually come. Really take the time to see everything you’ve done to … Continue reading You Have Professional Worth
Boundaries - being clear about what your limits are - are necessary to ensure you don’t get overwhelmed by the demands of other people. Without boundaries, you are likely to be overburdened, stressed, and resentful, and it’s up to you to set and maintain your limits. You are ultimately the only one responsible for your … Continue reading Setting Healthy Boundaries
Okay, website weirdness seems to be sorted so I’m BACK! Awesome Con was really...weird? But good? The Show So the actual traffic of Awesome Con was a weird pattern. Friday was really dead. I mean REALLY dead. Since it was our first time at this show, we didn’t know what to expect or what is … Continue reading Awesome Con 2019
AAAAAAAA, we leave for AwesomeCon tomorrow!!!! via GIPHY Ahem. I mean, we're totally prepared and calm. Pfft. Really, it's just the normal last minute prep and packing and being absolutely convinced we're forgetting something. When it's a driving-distance show, we can keep throwing small things in the car until the last minute, or possibly stop … Continue reading Travel and updates
Negativity affects your life on every level. The more you are around it, the more you feel it. The more you feel it, the more you buy into it and the more power you give it. It starts bleeding in to those around you, until you have a group of people focused on the negative. … Continue reading Negativity Getting You Down? 5 Ways to Start to Protect Yourself.