I need to get out more

Easily the most prominent catchphrase of the last two years that I've been working to establish my business. It has taken every minute of spare time, even time I didn't have to spare. And the rest of it was spent crashing out because my brain, eyes and body was tired....

Do you know your WHY?

When Sammie asked me this question in the 'She's of Inspiring' interview (read it here)... Viktor Frankl says “Those who have a 'why' to live, can bear with almost any 'how.” Everyone needs a purpose, what’s yours? Every day I get emails or messages from women who...

How to make your email list more subscribe-able.

I'm probably the last person you should be listening to on the topic of building a healthy email list right now. My newsletters have been infrequent and uninteresting, to say the least. But, take this as a do what I say, not as I do kind of...

How to take better food photos {video}

This week's video is all about how to take better food photos, at home. After my Easter Cook Off collab with Brittanie last week, I'm going through some basics for taking and editing better food photos. I might not have had much success with my cheesecake, but I can...

What owning a cafe at 21 taught me about myself.

Last week when we were talking about life, about being more open with my story, Danielle wanted to know what happened with the pancake shop. Did you know I had a pancake shop? Haha. I wonder if you did. Its name was Whispers and it was a pancake and crepe cafe. I...

Something happened when I wrote that post yesterday.

This transition into a new focus of the blog has been hard. People who are no longer interested falling by the wayside, engagement dropping and me feeling like I don't know what the heck I'm doing anymore. Then yesterday happened. The post about the Baby Thing...

About the baby thing.

It's been a while now, years since I've talked frankly about where we were at in regards to having kids of our own. Not sure if you're curious, but when Samara and I sat down to record a podcast episode about relationships this week, things ended up here. People in...

Simple ways to own your first home sooner.

Heading into this post about how to own your own home sooner I checked in with some of the people around me. Some are homeowners. Some give advice on borrowing money or purchasing property for a living. BUT, you should consider your own personal situation before...

Digital Marketing for an International Charity

That's a ballsy title, right? Digital Marketing for an International Charity 101. Rather pompous but stay with me. Did you know that Samara, the other half of my podcast team, is a digital marketer? She is, and a big one. She works in Digital Marketing for an...

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I need to get out more

Easily the most prominent catchphrase of the last two years that I've been working to establish my business. It has taken every minute of spare time, even time I didn't have to spare. And the rest of it was spent crashing out because my brain, eyes and body was tired....

Do you know your WHY?

When Sammie asked me this question in the 'She's of Inspiring' interview (read it here)... Viktor Frankl says “Those who have a 'why' to live, can bear with almost any 'how.” Everyone needs a purpose, what’s yours? Every day I get emails or messages from women who...

How to make your email list more subscribe-able.

I'm probably the last person you should be listening to on the topic of building a healthy email list right now. My newsletters have been infrequent and uninteresting, to say the least. But, take this as a do what I say, not as I do kind of...

How to take better food photos {video}

This week's video is all about how to take better food photos, at home. After my Easter Cook Off collab with Brittanie last week, I'm going through some basics for taking and editing better food photos. I might not have had much success with my cheesecake, but I can...

Something happened when I wrote that post yesterday.

This transition into a new focus of the blog has been hard. People who are no longer interested falling by the wayside, engagement dropping and me feeling like I don't know what the heck I'm doing anymore. Then yesterday happened. The post about the Baby Thing...