A New Perspective on the Start to Your Day.

I was at church yesterday and my pastor said “Stress is when you are trying to take responsibility for something you have no authority over.” I immediately thought “Guilty”. I am so guilty of this. I try to take responsibility for all kinds of things that I simply have no authority over. Then I thought…

DIY A Faux Canvas Print for $4.00

Good day, Good Day! Everyone loves a good black and white print right? It adds such a modern and thoughtful feeling to a space. Well, I am going to show you how to create a faux canvas print for only $4.00. These are great for areas where you’d like to have big artsy looking wall…

Neutral eye and nude mouth tutorial

Don’t you just love a nude lip and a simple but sultry eye? I do too! Here is a video on how to create a simple but pretty look. If you like the video jump on over to YouTube and subscribe! Love, Danita

Spring Break 2016-Day 3,4&5

Day 3 De’Maryo and I had a 9:00am meeting with a client who recently wrote a book and wants our help with getting her website, social media and blog set up. We planned to meet up at First Watch which is this cute daytime cafe. They serve breakfast, brunch and lunch. We arrived early only…

Spring Break 2016-Day 2

I came downstairs this morning and immediately made a cup of tea with honey and cream. So good. I warmed up a pastry that my husband brought home for me from work and then I got the sweetest call from my babies. They’re having a ball in North Carolina riding bikes, flying kites and plan…

Spring Break 2016-Day 1

It’s day one of 2016 Spring Break. The kiddos are on vacation with family. My husband is at work and I’m at home. I came down stairs this morning and I started to feel a bit anxious. I was looking at all of the things I wanted to get done while on break. I started…

Reflections on the 2016 Planning Worksession

Hello, I just wanted to say that I had such a good time doing the Periscope versions of the 2016 Personal Planning Worksessions. For everyone who joined us: “Thank You!”. It’s been a roller coaster ride around here since I decided to do the Planning Worksessions. It’s been one thing after another. Initially I thought…

2016 Personal Planning Worksession

For years I was constantly asking myself and my close friends: “What am I going to do with my life?” Every few months I would have this very clear feeling that I was missing something important. I remember sitting around wondering what I was supposed to be doing and I hated the feeling. It’s always left…

The Imagine Impact Project!

Life is so short. I spent the better part of yesterday “remembering how to live”! I have been incredibly busy and I looked up to realize that I had been helping everyone else and had allowed me and my life to slip some. It didn’t slip much but it was enough to make me notice….

The Genius of Reflection

Learning to Reflect is an one of the smartest things you can do! “We do not learn from experience…we learn from reflecting on experience.” -John Dewey, American philosopher, psychologist and educator. For some, taking the time to slow down at the end of the day and reflect comes very easily. For others it can be…

An Affirmation for Recovering People Pleasers.

People pleasers don’t know how to set healthy boundaries. People who don’t know how to set healthy boundaries are also people who don’t make decisions. They can never decide because, what I like to call O.P.O (other peoples opinions) are louder than their own. If you want to stop people pleasing there’s one thing to…