Category: Life

How Looking Back Can Help You Move Forward

Looking back can help you move forward when you use healthy outlets for reflection and growth. In this post, I share three outlets that helped me make several changes over the past decade.

Impress Yourself: Permission to Rest

Have you taken time to rest? Are you ensuring you’re taking care of yourself and making time fir the things you love? It’s time to impress yourself instead of others.

You Are Exactly Who You Need to Be

Let’s stop wishing away who we are in hopes of who we want to be.

It’s Your Choice

So many of us feel like life happens to us. As Christians, many of us have been taught that all things are out of our control due to predestination. However, we have the ability to choose our life and what we do with it. How can your life change by realizing this?

Music & Musings: “Simple” by People & Songs

Is receiving God’s love simple or complicated? The song “Simple” by People & Songs made me reflect on my relationship with God and my journey these past four years.

New Year, Better Version of You

Stop trying to be a new you and instead start where you are and become a better version of you with these strategies for goal setting and productivity in 2020.

To Those who Don’t Feel Like Today is Very Merry…

Originally posted on The Essential Creative:
I’m hoping that all of you are off enjoying your families. I pray that you are able to spend this day with friends if you don’t have families to enjoy this day with. However, I also know reality…

Fireside Chat with John the Bap: When Your 9-5 Funds Creativity

Originally posted on The Essential Creative:
Last week, I launched the Fireside Chat series. I am so excited about this idea that has come together in a way I never could have expected. I’m learning a lot about people I already know, am meeting…

7 Gift Ideas for Writers & Creative Entrepreneurs

Gift ideas for writers and creative entrepreneurs on your list. Step outside the aisles for these great additions to your loved ones’ skill set and show you support their creativity and passions.

Using the Keys in your Hand

Sometimes, the reason you aren’t moving forward is that you are holding on to keys in your hand instead of using them to unlock doors. Be sure you are using all your gifts, talents, and skills.