Creative Diaries Feature on Breanna Rose

Posted on May 20, 2014 in Big News | 4 Comments

When I was dreaming of being a freelance graphic designer, one of the blogs that I would often turn to for inspiration was the blog of Breanna Rose. I’ve found her Be Free, Lance series to be both helpful and inspiring in starting a freelance career. So, I’m quite excited to be part of her […]

My Great 8 of 2013

Posted on Jan 7, 2014 in Big News | 3 Comments

For me, 2013 was a pretty great year. There were ups and downs, but I really can’t complain overall. I started my own business, spent more time with my son and committed to this little blog. I have been considering posting about some of my favorites from the past year, but wasn’t sure I would […]

Do You Facebook? Let’s All Share.

Posted on Sep 24, 2013 in Big News | 11 Comments

For Me Let’s talk about the Facebook (things always sound better with a ‘the’ in front of them, am I right?). I admit, I’m not the best keeper-upper-with-Facebook in all the land. Are you? However, I’ve recently come to realize the benefit it can bring, at least from a business perspective. I have a lot […]

Ice Cream Social Party on 100 Layer Cakelet

Posted on Sep 19, 2013 in Big News, Party Time | One Comment

This is a quick note to say that I’m excited to have Alder’s Ice Cream Social First Birthday party featured on the 100 Layer Cakelet blog. See their feature on my mood board and their feature on the full party. I’ve been a fan of Kristina Meltzer and 100 Layer Cake for awhile now. I […]

Digital Death & Rebirth

Posted on Jul 3, 2013 in Big News | 5 Comments

I know, I know, I’m sure you have heard many a time around the interwebs that Google Reader has bitten the dust. In honor of a new beginning, what follows is a little plug for my site. If you like keeping up with this blog, follow Mara Dawn here at Bloglovin or Feedly. I’ve tried […]

Free to Be Freelance

Posted on May 21, 2013 in Big News | No Comments

Well, I’ve gone and finally done it. I’ve decided to make good on all those those inspiring Pinterest quotes and take a risk. I quit my day job as an art director at an advertising agency almost two months ago. I know, this is old news now, but like I said, I was taking a […]

A Pause & Refresh

Posted on Mar 23, 2013 in Big News | One Comment

Things have been quiet around here recently. However, that’s soon about to change. I have exciting news and lots of things planned for this blog. I started this blog without a clear direction, but I’ve realized I need to pause* and reevaluate. I’m getting my act together with a new portfolio/site and editorial calendar for […]