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The craziest thing I have ever done…

Posted by on Jun 6, 2011 in Mission: Get Healthy | 0 comments

The craziest thing I have ever done…

well..almost… but those college stories are under lock and key… jk   But seriously… I ran..well walked… the most ridiculously fun race this past weekend…   It was muddy and hot and up huge hills… I couldn’t breathe…It smelled bad.. it was pretty much like a hell race… but they call it… “Warrior Dash“ this is me after the race…   still muddy and sporting our awesome new hats.                   Here is the last...

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I am still here….beat up but not broken…

Posted by on Jun 6, 2011 in Mission: Get Inspired | 3 comments

I am still here….beat up but not broken…

Wow. Have you ever been in such a flurry of emotions that your ability to communicate effectively, your desire to create and your focus somehow disappears. I have been so quiet lately… Not writing… not sketching… not creating new product… not being “me.”   Its now June.  And I have yet to land that next career move. My patience is wearing thin…my confidence is wavering…. i feel beat up I knew in April when I was laid off, that this process would be a tedious,  roller coaster of hope and...

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Find or Post Freelance jobs, Contract work using these 11 websites.

Posted by on May 5, 2011 in Mission: Get Marketing | 0 comments

Find or Post Freelance jobs, Contract work using these 11 websites.

Are you an independent contractor or freelancer looking for work? A small business owner or entrepreneur that needs to outsource some work so that you can spend time doing the things that will grow your business?   There are a few sites I use to search for jobs and bid on them, I thought I would pass them along for you!   While signing up for each service, make sure to visit their help area to learn how to market yourself best by filling out your profile and listing your work history.   If you are listing or posting contract or...

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Running my first half marathon… just a few days away and…

Posted by on May 4, 2011 in Mission: Get Inspired | 0 comments

Running my first half marathon… just a few days away and…

I am nervous! It’s so crazy! I have been training for a while now. But not training at 100%. My body has been tired and I have been going through such a crazy time in my life. I was laid off from my job on April 1 and I have been spending day in and day out seeking jobs and applying. As each day passes, and I still have not found my next career adventure, I have to check in… and really say it out loud until my heart believes it…”I trust You God.”… force myself to let go of the control… but I still...

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DIY or Buy: Hippie Headbands

Posted by on May 4, 2011 in Mission: Get Inspired | 2 comments

DIY or Buy:  Hippie Headbands

Yes, I love wearing these. They keep my hair from getting in my eyes and look fun   My friend Becca says I look like a hippie.. but I think they are just as much functional as they are fun!   So here is the DIY for you craftinistas…. Or BUY.. Here is a cute $3 headband w/ $1.50 shipping! I love it because she upcycles to!  Green Accessories!  Yeay! Check this out on etsy !     – ...

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Learn how to make fabric flowers

Posted by on Apr 29, 2011 in Mission: Get Inspired | 0 comments

Learn how to make fabric flowers

 like the ones I sell in my Etsy Shop…. DIY Fabric Flowers Here is one way to make fabric flowers to place on headbands and alligator clips. I like to use fabric from old clothes or scraps I have laying around.   (My secret glue is Aleenes Tacky Glue…and I use a paper clamp to hold it together while it dries!) Add some feathers, old jewelry and you have a great up-cycled treasure! If you want to check out mine for some inspiration… CLICK HERE       Let me see what you create!  Post Your Pics on my...

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Need new music to run to? here is my Half Marathon Playlist for Spring 2011

Posted by on Apr 28, 2011 in Mission: Get Healthy | 0 comments

Need new music to run to? here is my Half Marathon Playlist for Spring 2011

The ultimate running playlist for Spring 2011. Hopefully these tunes will carry me to a fast-ish finish for the Cap City Half Marathon I thought that I would share some of my inspiration with you…   ( please don’t judge me for my secret Pop music love affinity… this is definitely a partial to lots of powerful female vocals.. whoo hoo)     Happy Running! YOU CAN CLICK TO LISTEN IN ITUNES ♥SMS-Shine David Crowder Band Strange Times- Black Keys Alligator Sky- Owl City Gold, Guns and Girls- Metric You Decide-...

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