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Things That Make You Go Hmmm

My Google Reader is what I imagine a hoarder’s online life would be like. Blogs on design, homeschooling, cooking, interior design, positive parenting, homemaking, marketing, business, writing, culture – a big ole clusterf*ck of enjoyable reads. I don’t have a method for sorting through it all except for getting my number of unread items down …

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Hello, I’m Carla

                                                                  Image by Wha’ppen via Flikr. My the internet is a marvelous thing. I have a list of wordy people I admire and when in need of inspiration or an in yo’ face reminder that you can be a writer on your own terms and make an income, I visit their websites. One of those …

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DIY Blog Design

A few months ago, this blog got a little spruce up and I’ve had some readers ask me who I hired to redesign the site. Here’s a little secret: I did it myself. Fo’ free (almost). I know I’m always searching for DIY blog design inspiration and links to helpful sites so I figured I’d …

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Summer Lovin’

                      Image via Flikr by Julia Colton. This summer I have learned some really interesting things. First, the creative juices are abundant; but the productive juices have run dry. I’m bubbling with possibility but the making is nonexistent. I’m trying to really analyze my flow …

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Getting Out of My Own Way

In high school, I was a self-help junkie. The concepts and practices and perspectives were all so unlike anything before, the genre provided me with fresh eyes to examine my life. In college, I took it a step further and majored in philosophy. Those were magical times of awesomeness and being. Something happened, though, after …

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Blogging With Intetion, Part Deux

My post on blogging with intention has been floating around my mind lately. It is true to everything I want to do. But. But. It’s busting at the seams with my usual fluffy, fluff heartspeak. Full of emotions and flowy. All organic, Mia Michaels modern dance number type ish. Full of love and heart and full …

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