Someone will always think of you, saying, “Too bad; she could have been such a great business partner, if only she’d (fill in the blank).”
Someone will also think of you, saying, “She’s changed a lot. I wonder why she couldn’t have stayed the same, like the way I knew her before.”
Still another person will look at you and say, “Who does she think she is?”, when you are doing what you choose to do (or be), especially if it is an obvious shift or pivot from your past.Read More
Giving gifts is one of my love languages. I like to think about gifts I’ll give to my loved ones, especially for close family and good friends. And, when I wrap the gift, it seems to complete the gifting experience, like I am communicating to them how much I do appreciate them.Read More
This doesn’t always mean a total re-design, but it can mean infusing something new in to the mix. In my case, I had some new photos and graphics made, and opted for a brand new aesthetic here on my current site, which is a different look from my Make it Blissful website that I’ve had for the last eight years.
Some ways to infuse newness in to your blog:Read More
I'm turning 40 next month.
But about two years ago, I was panicking and scared about this time.
I was literally scared and fearful about the big 4-0. In fact, I looked totally like I was scared and fearful, because I totally let myself go. Aside from being a new mom a second time around, I was insecure about where my life was, because I had a fluctuating income, a withering reputation as a blogger (failed there), and I was dealing with a slew of challenges that came with being a mom of two and working from home while being the sole income provider, since my husband had also been laid off.Read More
This is what we call an intuitive vision board.
Normally, when you create a vision board, you curate photos and images of situations, experiences, and things you are believing you will have. It involves choosing these images based on what you see and appreciate. The objective of this board is to manifest what you desire, much like a bucket list is meant to list down what you would like to “tick off” in life.Read More
In the world today, it seems we are hearing more and more about people wanting to be more satisfied in life, and have meaning and purpose in what they do. In fact, this is the very reason why everything from company morale to public education systems are factoring one crucial factor into their surveys amongst employees and students: Happiness levels.Read More
Mood Boards are a tool that I use with every client I take on. Whether or not they are creating a logo or website, every client has her own mood board. Why? Because it is a very useful tool in helping clients answer the three pillar questions of branding. Let me explain it as simply as possible.Read More
Making the switch to Squarespace is just one of the big moves I decided to make. After seven years of blogging and balancing motherhood, making a home and "making things blissful," it was time to take a backseat from the world of "online influencers" and focus on working with people who were looking for answers to these kinds of questions:Read More