Let’s create things that make the world awesome. These words have become a rallying cry for Happy Muses, and myself. Little things. Big things. It all counts. So I had this idea. It’s called #happynotes. The idea is to share a note with someone that you: – Love – Admire – Are inspired by – Are grateful… read more

Ready. Not ready.

Long, deep breaths. The air smelled (and tasted) like spray mount and I couldn’t decide if I liked it or not. Fitting because I also couldn’t figure out how I felt about graduating from design school. Ready. Not ready. My shoes stuck to the studio floor as I took one last walk around. For busy… read more

Read This Before Making A New Year’s Resolution

I have a hard time with New Year’s resolutions. Not because I don’t believe in setting goals or committing to challenges, but resolutions tend to be so… complicated. “I want to get healthy.” Where would I even start with this? It’s enormous, unspecific and, honestly, doomed. This year I’d like to invite you to try… read more

10 Life Lessons I Learned From A Tough Year

It’s never too late. Every day is a new opportunity to start fresh. If I feel trapped or stuck or headed in the wrong direction, I can change. I don’t know everything. No one does. And when I need help, all I have to do is ask. It’s okay to feel angry, hurt, disappointed and… read more

Find Your Simple #4: Focus on the Essentials

You want a simpler life, with more time and less stress. Like many people, you’re probably feeling tired and overwhelmed. But as a creative, you’ve been living with an added curse/blessing: a fiery passion to create. And that adds an extra (spicy) layer to simplifying. Because simplifying is more than just getting back to the… read more

Throughout January, we are offering the entire series of Passion Printables as a free download. We hope you find these to be inspiring as you continue on your own creative journey.

Passion Printables Collection

As we turn the page on the new year, I thought it was a good time to revisit, review and refresh my collection of printables that I have created over the past few years. Introducing: Passion Printables Collection Organize and Energize Your Creative Life I began the Passion Printables Collection with a simple idea – putting pen to paper… read more

Find Your Simple #3: Let Go of Mental Clutter

My brain feels so full. When I do have “downtime” I’d rather sit on the couch and stare into my phone than figure out how to make my situation better. . It can feel overwhelming to figure out what to keep and what to let go of in your life. That’s why I wanted the first… read more