Category Archives: Lifestyle

Are You Using Your Superhero Power? by @MonicaRicci

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by Monica Ricci | Featured Contributor Did you know you possess a superhero power? We all do! Thanks to my superhero power, I was able to enjoy a wonderful weekend doing exactly what I wanted to do with exactly the people I wanted to be with. My superhero power also allowed me to get a…

10 Tips to Avoid Burn Out For The Self-Employed Super-Woman by @AnnaMadeItMe

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by Anna Jorgensen 1. Set boundaries. • With Clients. The best way to reduce redundant contact is to come out of the gate with The Expectation Plan. Letting clients know up front what to expect and how we work not only wins professional accolades, it reduces a cache of unnecessary communication. • With Family/Friends. Women…

You are Enough by @MelindaMassie

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by Melinda Massie | Featured Contributor Today’s message is short and sweet, Sunshines. You. Are. Enough. Why am I telling you this? Because in the vast majority of homes I’m in, the excessive clutter is there to fill up some hole that is missing. Mild to moderate clutter is often circumstantial reasons like someone who…

5 Amazing Photo Editing Apps to Beautify Your Next ‘Selfie’

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by Amber Alvi Let’s admit it. Everybody loves taking a ‘Selfie’ and that includes even the president, Barack Obama. Although, it doesn’t take rocket science to take the perfect selfie, there are a number of photo editing apps in the market for fixing those tiny errors so you can beautify your ‘selfie’ to share with…

Why you can (and can’t) have it all by @alleecreative

Mother's Day 2014. For me, a reminder of what it's all for.

by Melissa Harrison | Featured Contributor I’ve been stressed out. It’s the good and the bad that is causing the stress–business is great, we’re in the midst of building a new home, all four of our kids have various activities and end-of-the-school-year celebrations, I’m trying hard to stay fit and healthy (that part isn’t working…

Get a Spotless, Organized “Insert Room Here.” by @melindamassie

Getting a Spotless, Organized Home.

by Melinda Massie | Featured Contributor Prepare thyselves for a redheaded rant, Sunshines. I recently saw an article titled, “Get a Spotless, Organized Laundry Room.” This, my darlings, is bullsh… A FULL-BLOWN LIE. Unless you move out of your house, or never actually live in it ever again, you will NEVER have a spotless, organized…

When things go wrong, and what to do by @SallyEkus

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by Sally Ekus | Featured Contributor Sometimes life just doesn’t go as planned.  When life throws curve balls at you, it doesn’t necessarily mean something is going wrong, so make sure you have your eyes and ears open to try to determine where the difference is. It is all about perspective. What may be terrible…

Can Apps Help Us All to be Happier? Introducing @CountdownKeeper by #katieandjane

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by Katie McDermott and Jane Whitehead | Featured Contributor “It’s the little moments that make life big” Heavy Facebook use has been known to cause anxiety, depression and can cause users to overestimate how happy others are, causing them to be less happy as a result. The average time spent on Facebook per user every…

5 Steps to Helping a Loved One with Their Clutter by @melindamassie

5 steps to helping a loved one deal with their clutter

by Melinda Massie | Featured Contributor Recently I’ve had so many people ask how they can help a loved one deal with extreme clutter or hoarding. Whenever I get many people asking me the same question, I know it’s time to share with the class. So gather around class, if you’re trying to help a…

Never Forget a Name Again: 7 Tips to Remember Names by @eMakeitHappen

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by Emily Worden | Featured Contributor Recently I wrote about 10 steps to effective communication and the #3 tip was “Use names.” People enjoyed the article so I thought we’d explore the topic more. Why is it important to remember names? First, people value the sound of their own name. They love to hear it…