Giveaway: $10 Off Gift Card for *closed*


A few weeks ago, I was the very lucky winner of a giveaway hosted by April from Creative Girl Media. I won a gift certificate that I could apply towards anything at I decided to purchase another Life Planner, and was so surprised at how quickly it came! I currently have a planner, andContinue Reading …

Working from home

Canyonlands Search and Rescue training, 2004.

Eight years ago, I was a full-time employee of the Federal Government working for the National Park Service in Zion National Park. I was an Emergency Dispatcher, and enjoyed dispatching for Law Enforcement, Search and Rescue, EMS, and Fire resources. I was a member of the Search and Rescue team, and had navigated my wayContinue Reading …

My 2014-2015 Erin Condren Life Planner


It’s here! My EC Life Planner for 2014-2015 has arrived! I’m SO excited! I have my lovely friend and colleague, April, from Creative Girl Media, to thank for this planner. I entered her giveaway on a whim (because let’s face it, I NEVER win anything!), and I was the lucky one to win a giftcardContinue Reading …

Design Inspiration

photo via design sponge

Just a quick note to mention this post about a sketch book sneak peek. I just love the organic feel of Anna Emilia’s work . What inspires you?

Consistent Image Branding


When it comes to your blog, one important factor in creating a “brand” is bleeding that brand into everything you touch. Your brand should be apparent on your social media platforms that you connect to your blog, all marketing materials (business cards, newsletter, email messages, etc…). One key to stretching your brand is by beingContinue Reading …