How to Stay Organized and Motivated with The Happy Planner

A new year means it’s time for a fresh start, getting organized and setting goals.  I'm one of those people that loves the start of a new year and all the promise of hope and change that come with it.  I love how a new year motivates me to get organized and set new goals. To kick off the new year I've partnered with Michaels to show you just how easy it is to get organized, set goals and stay motivated. One of my favorite things about a new year is getting a new planner.  I literally could … [Read more...]

What a Differance a Year Makes

This exact time last year I was gearing up to attend SNAP Creativity at Your Fingertips, my very first blogger conference.  I was excited.  I was nervous. I was ready and then I was hit with an unforseen blow...I was laid off from my job on Monday, two days before I was supposed to board a plane for SNAP.  My world was turned upside down.  Fast forward to April 2013 and wow, what a differance a year makes!   This year I'm sitting in my hotel room, anxiously waiting for my roomie, Michelle from … [Read more...]

Making Things Happen

I deemed 2013 as the year I would stop sitting around and hoping, wanting, waiting and I would MAKE things happen.  I posted about my One Little Word for 2013 here and I've slowly been trying to embrace my word and make commitments to creating the change I want to see in myself.  So imagine my excitement when I read about the Making Things Happen 2013 Conference.  It screams motivation, change and the power to embrace your dreams and face your fears...something I desperately want to MAKE happen … [Read more...]

One Little Word 2013: MAKE

Have you heard of the One Little Word project by Ali Edwards?  I had seen this several years ago and half heartily picked a word, but never really followed through with embracing it and making it my mantra for the year.  As a busy mom to three small children, a social media consultant and a blogger I often find myself struggling with time and focus...so resolutions or goals tend to get buried, forgotten or let's face it just to hard to keep. 2012 was an exciting, busy and adventurous year for … [Read more...]