Christmas Decorations with a Toddler

Tweet Christmas is a beautiful time especially when you have kids around. The trouble is, however, that toddlers LOVE to get their pudgy little hands in everything, which is why I’m on the fence this year about a Christmas tree. While you have to judge the personality of your own child, I decided to dolly…

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5 Insights from Deepak Chopra

Tweet It’s almost Thanksgiving. Although I fret, gripe and grumble about the insignificant things in my life, the humid weather, too much work, not enough freedom, I’m always conscious of how lucky I am to be able to grumble about such things. In fact, if I were to spend even a minute consumed in how much…

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What Oprah Taught Me

Tweet No I didn’t come home with a car. I didn’t leave with a photo, a “favorite thing,” or a dream fulfilled. But when I left Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend, I was inspired, invigorated and hopeful that I would not only aspire to the dreams I had for myself, but that it was…

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Inspiring People: Q&A with Yoga Teacher Amanda Webster

Tweet People who pursue their passion inspire me. With their courage, determination and faith, they’re blazing the trail for other dreamers to follow their dreams. In the past, I’ve had the opportunity to interview a celebrity designer, successful author, Olympic medalist, and my favorite design bloggers. Today, I’m featuring someone who I’ve admired for a long…

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A Cheap & Easy DIY Toddler Costume

Tweet Every year for Halloween my challenge is this. Create a costume out of the things you have or do it as cheaply as you can. A few ideas from Halloween’s past include: 1. Pumpkin Pi   2. A basketball player and movie star couple. 3. Trash. To make this one I stuck double-sided tape on…

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7 Inspiring Tips on Thrift Shopping & Repurposing from an Avid Tag Popper

Tweet You’ve already seen Larisa’s creative side here. But I wanted to dig in deep and find out what inspires this creative momma of two so I asked her. She’s sharing the things that inspire her and her savvy thrift shopping tips here. Q: What tips can you give us wannabe thrifters on the art of…

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