Mindful Monday 39: Lovin’ the Trolls

April 30, 2018

I have noticed so many people worried about gettin' themselves out there because of the *dun dun dun* DREADED TROLLS. (Not the cute Dreamworks ones)

I share two stories that helped me forever change the way I view internet meanies.

Hopefully it will change your mind too!

 

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Music by BenSound.com

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Episode 42: Being a Champion for Yourself with Suzy Ultman

April 25, 2018

This episode, y'all. This episode.

I got to talk with designer, illustrator and full on maker Suzy Ultman and am I just so lucky that I did! This episode is fantastic. We talk about finding yourself, your art and your community through something as difficult as divorce and how Suzy was able to naviagate hers though the help of some girl power and exciting business news. This episode is also chock full of advice about standing up for yourself in business deals, what to do when you feel the hesitation in your answers and some very direct advice on how to navigate dealings when getting paid for your work.

I love the depths Suzy and I went to in this episode and I know you will too.

 

Find Suzy:
@SuzyUltman on Instagram.

SuzyUltman.com

SuzyUltman on Etsy

 

3 CWL Musts:

Watch: Seeing Allred on Netflix

Follow: @nayyirah.waheed on Instagram

Believe: Go With the Flow

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Mindful Monday 38: Attitude of Grattitude

April 23, 2018

I share my nightly routine that keeps my outlook postive, my heart full of gratitude and great things heading my way. I hope you adpot it too!

 

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Music from BenSound.com

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Episode 41: Cute as a Button with Tilly Walnes

April 18, 2018

Tilly Walnes has made quite the name for herself in sewing circles. A seamtress with easy to understand and totally adorable patterns, books and online courses, Tilly has done quite a lot to change the industry. I got to talk to Tilly about getting started on her business, what it was like to be able to use her past profession to excel her small biz, hiring a team and planning for the future of a booming business. So yes. This episode is awesome you just GOTTA listen!

 

Find Tilly:
@TillyButtons on Instagram

@TillyButtons on Twitter

http://www.tillyandthebuttons.com/

 

3 CWL Musts:
Read: Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne

Follow: Follow @AmberButchard on Instagram

Believe: "Don't Hold Back"

 

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Join the Creative Womens League Facebook Group

Write for our blog by checking out TheCWL.com

Music by BenSound.com

 

 

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Mindful Monday 37: How to Use Your Why

April 16, 2018

You all were so interested and invested in the last episode that I had to record a part TWO to explain exactly how your why can actually make your life so very much easier.

When the why is clear the how is easy.

Are you buying it? Cause I am a convert!

 

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Music by BenSound.com. Have fun dancing to it!

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Episode 40: Quiltin’ Mama with Lucy Brennan

April 11, 2018

I LOVED speaking with Lucy Brennan of Charm About You. We spoke about getting creative in motherhood, the oppoutunity that awaits when you are trying new paths and what can happen when you promise yourself to SAY YES MORE! Lucy gets REAL and I know every creative mama we have will not want to miss this episode!

 

Find Lucy:
@CharmAboutYou on Instagram

www.CharmAboutYou.com

 

3 CWL Musts:

Watch: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Follow: @themothersuk the-mothers.co.uk
 
Believe: "Mischievous and gleeful, like an elf" - Anne Tyler, A Patchwork Planet.
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Mindful Monday 36: The Root of Your Why

April 9, 2018

What is your why? Why do you work your ass off everyday? What is keeping you going? I want you to find your why and never lose sight of the dang thing.

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Head to TheCWL.com/hey-Bloggers to contribute to the brand spanking new CWL blog.

 

Music by BenSound

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Episode 39: Seeing the Good with Julie Deily

March 28, 2018

I would urge absolutely anyone who has ever listened to the podcast to listen to this episode. Julie Deily of the Little Kitchen covers much ground in the episode from being a child abuse survivor, to the lasting effects of kindness, to losing her job, to why representation matters in the media...we really cover so much!  If you need some help seeing the good that exsist

I would urge absolutely anyone who has ever listened to the podcast to listen to this episode. Julie Deily of the Little Kitchen covers much ground in the episode from being a child abuse survivor, to the lasting effects of kindness, to losing her job, to why representation matters in the media...we really cover so much!  If you need some help seeing the good that exsists despite the difficulty you are going through right now, you can't miss this episode. 

This episode is just gorgeous. Even though we went through every difficulty recording it! #WorthIt

Find Julie:

@TheLittleKitchn on Instagram

 
Social links:
 
Julie's AirTable Referral Link:
 
 
3 CWL musts:
 
Read:
You are a Badass and You are a Badass at Making Money by Jen Sincero
The Four Tendencies by Gretchen Rubin

 

Follow:

Kelly Marie Tran from Star Wars: The Last Jedi

 
Kristen from Dine and Dish, @DineandDish
 
Believe:
"You get in life what you have the courage to ask for." -Oprah

despite the difficulty you are going through right now, you can't miss this episode.

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Mindful Monday 35: Just how it is

March 26, 2018

It's always been done that way and you can't change it. Sorry.

 

I'm OBVIOUSLY lying! Now go shake things up!

 

"Those who say it can't be done are usually interrupted by others doing it"-James Baldwin

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Episode 38: Zero Hero with Andrea Sanders

March 21, 2018

Andrea Sanders is the founder of BeZero.org, and organization that is dedicated to helping us be more aware of the trash we make and how we can make better choices for our planet. I love following Andrea and was so excited to share the journey of how she took a passion and created into an movement to help people understand what it means to make less trash and how they can do it, one step at a time. Andrea is a fantastic example of leadership and how one person can affect so many through passion and support.

 

Find Andrea:

http://www.bezero.org

@bezerowastegirl on Instagram

Andrea's Ted Talk on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G22DOQ0-Vn0&t=295s

 

3 CWL musts:

 
Read: The Book of Awakening Having the Life You Want by Being Present to the Life You Have
by Mark Nepo
 
Follow:
Victoria Emanuela 
Instagram: @victoria.emanuela
 
Believe:
To develop a complete mind 
study the science of art;
study the art of science;
Learn to see.
Realize that everything connects to everything else.
-Leonardo da Vinci 
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