Planning

Working for yourself and artistry often bring many challenges. Some I expect and others surprise me. Right now I am struggling with something that never plagued me so much before. That is Discipline. Maybe its summer, maybe its the less than rigorous schedule, maybe its fear, maybe its something entirely different. I’ve been struggling to …

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I have to admit, this week was absolutely not a good week of focus for me. But I knew it was coming (thank you yearly planning) and I didn’t sweat it. It’s ok that I got only 2 things done on my list this week. I feel like that’s a running verse in my head – It’s …

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I make it no secret that I love paper products. Journals, notebooks and sketchbooks are included in that category so I have many of them. Beyond my love for paper, I’ll advocate journaling because it’s actually good for you. And paper journaling is doubly good because hand writing is also proven to be beneficial (but …

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So which one do you tends toward? I’m not sure if I’ve ever met someone who is great at all three but if they exist, I’m sure they are one amazing person! Me, I’m better at envisioning and then planning. Implementing, lets say, is the harder thing for me (nicely put). In fact apparently any …

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I am a big believer in the power of focus. What we keep our eyes on, is where we go. And after creating my focus series, I decided to offer a free art print to you! One that will help you remember focus and keep you energized and your eyes on where you need to …

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If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that plans can be destroyed and without notice. Our focus, intentions, and goals can be pushed to the side to gather cobwebs while we put out fires, pay attention to other people’s needs, and lose opportunities. And in this we feel we have no control over any of it. …

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What Keeps You From Your Focus? I wanted to talk a little about what might keep you from your focus this week. Last week I talked about what really helped me stay focused in 2020 but that doesn’t mean I lose focus ever. In fact this week, starting on Monday I lost focus. And the …

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This year, I’ve seen a lot of people talking about refocusing themselves for 2021. Getting back on track and finding their focus. (To tell the truth, I also saw the same last January). It makes me so excited though because I know it can happen! I am proof it can happen! And y’all it’s a really …

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Planning is my thing – I love it. Actually anything to do with organizing I love but planning is fun for me. It was one of the more fun parts to being a teacher for me – planning the lessons. So I try out everything when it comes to planning to see if it works …

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I did my 90 day planning this past weekend for the rest of this year. It’s so weird to say that! We are in the last quarter of this year!  I love creating my 90 day plans and I’ve learned they don’t need to be rigid so it makes creating them much more pleasant. I …

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