Asap! Urgent! Emergency!

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The urgent. That’s what we are conditioned to do first. Deep down, of course, we know it’s ‘the meaningful’ and ‘the important’ that warrants our attention, not the urgent. Yet, how often do we find ourselves putting off the beneficial trip to the gym, the 5 or 15 minutes of silence to sit quietly before […]

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Friendship + Pancakes

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Such a good time at brunch today with one of my best girlfriends Markia and her 3 month old son Everett!  Look at all that hair! Happy Saturday! xx

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Whoo-hoo! Want to introduce your business to my 20K + readers?

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  Can you believe it’s already June?! It’s been warm here in L.A. since, well, April but somehow June just makes summer feel real, you know? I’m dedicating my summer to some thrilling, hush-hush projects, spending time with lots of friends on lots of patios, and (as per the usual) trying a few tweaks to […]

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Normal is boring

Maya Angelou Quote

We all have ideas of what ‘normal’ looks like. Jeans and a button up and tasteful jewelry. Job in an office. Saying This Thing at That Time. Reacting This Way to That Event. And when we don’t think we’re normal – When we want to wear shredded jeans and an old concert t-shirt When we […]

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What are you waiting for?

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Today’s gorgeous guest post is gifted to us by Megan Silva. She is the founder of Artful Publications, the resource for creating eBooks & online products and a bright soul. Enjoy! Are you waiting for the right time to make that dream happen? It’s yours. You can see it – feel it – and it’s […]

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Expect to Offend Some People (be you anyway)

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Here are some things I’ve done that have offended people: a) voiced my political opinions b) taken a few fries off their plate c) used the wrong pronoun d) worn white jeans and sequins when I ‘should’ have been wearing a dark, subtle suit If you’re alive, breathing, with blood pulsing through your veins, you’ve […]

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I’ve Had Some Work Done!

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Trumpets! Confetti! Celebration! After months and months, a million tweaks, and as many emails to Rebecca,  Sarah and Danielle Z.  I’m thrilled to pull back the curtains on my re-designed site. I think you guys are going to love it – I know I do! I have so many fun little bells and whistles to […]

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Procrastination can be productive (yes, really.)

Procrastination Can Be Productive

Procrastination can be a form of wisdom. In an age of “instant” and uber “gotta-make-it-happen-now” productivity our hesitation can incorrectly get labeled as procrastination. That ‘hesitant pause’ might very well be perceptive resistance. A deeper hunch of wrong timing. Look, we all put things off. Whether you’re a firecracker or a gentle soul we’ve all […]

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Why Instant Gratification Is Good For You

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I don’t understand why instant gratification has gotten a bad reputation.   Personally, I’m all for it. Why would you want to delay gratification?   Now, by no means am I suggesting throwing your morals, manners and wisdom out the window but if you can keep these in tact I highly encourage you to do […]

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12 Simple Actions for a More Satisfying Life

Simple Actions for a More Satisfying Life

You probably already know the things that make up a good, healthy, happiness-filled life. (And you’re pretty sure it’s not Cheetos, checking email in bed, or gossiping.) But we all need occasional (or even daily) reminders. And the good news is – you don’t have to do these things five times a day, every day […]

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