Working On My Business

Yesterday (while running on only a few hours of sleep) I decided to work ON my business(es) instead of IN my business(es). It’s a great piece of advice. One that I often hear on the internets but don’t ever do. Adam and I…Read more
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Haute Blog Columbus Workshop

We are so excited to share our Haute Blog video + photos from our Columbus workshop! The video was made by the awesome Benji Robinson! All photos below were taken by me! To start the morning off, we had a table…Read more
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My Space

Today I’m over on Eva Black’s blog sharing photos of my creative space! So honored to be featured. I love everything Eva touches! Happy Memorial Day!Read more
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The Wonder Jam

These days, the word marriage usually comes with negative connotations. Stereotypes of boring couples who don’t even like each other. I just don’t get it. Luckily, neither does my husband Adam. Our marriage is comprised of so many things: collaborators, co-conspirators,…Read more
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Haute Blog Teaser

We’re in the process of compiling all of our official photos and videos from our first Haute Blog workshop but I had to share some teasers! The workshop went SO well and we’re excited to be expanding to Indianapolis this…Read more
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Secret Project

Yesterday we met up with some of our favorite people to film a secret project. We’re hoping to share it early May so keep your eyes peeled. Happy Friday, pals. I am freaking exhausted and can’t wait to SLEEP this…Read more
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Lessons in Creativity

Yesterday one of my favorite clients sent me a text message with a screenshot of their logo. After taking a closer look, I realized that it wasn’t really their logo but a rip off of the one that I had…Read more
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The Risk

There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. – Anais Nin I had this quote written in my journal all throughout college. I would read…Read more
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Haute Blog

I’m so excited to share this project with you all today! Erika and I have been planning and planning and planning and it’s nice to finally share our idea with everyone! Haute Blog is a blogging 101 workshop for women…Read more
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Coffee and Collaboration

I don’t drink alcohol much. If I do, it’s an occasional glass of wine or for a special event. Instead, I find myself gathering, collaborating and meeting over coffee. Most of us do (especially those who use coffee shops as…Read more
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A Day In The Life

Today over on Considering You, I’m sharing what a normal day looks like for me! Read it. Also, I stayed up SUPER late designing and helping Adam re-launch his blog! Check it out.Read more
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Small Business Tools

Today I’m over on The Influence Network’s blog sharing some of my favorite small business tools! Check it out! I’m gearing up for some quality time with friends this weekend while prepping for the launch of my new business/blog with…Read more
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First Steps

I’ll be blogging over at The Influence Network every month and my first post is up! Head on over and read my advice on when YOU should make the jump into the self-employed world of fun! Psst: I’ll also be…Read more
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The Mess and All

This is what my desk looks like when it’s clean. It’s rarely clean because I’m sort of a messy person by nature. Last year, I participated in the “Things I’m Afraid to Tell You” thing that went semi-viral and that…Read more
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Kickoff Brunch

We (aka Rachel, Steph and I) hosted our first Let’s Do Brunch event yesterday! It was so lovely meeting local bloggers + share such delicious food. We received such great feedback from those that attended and I’m excited to see how…Read more
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Business First

If you know me at all – you know that I like to re-design things a lot. Especially my own. Because, why not? I can! I recently launched my new website where I explain more of what I do (instead…Read more
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Influence

Earlier this year, I was asked by the lovely Hayley Morgan to speak about design at The Influence Conference in Indianapolis. This past weekend – it happened! Speaking is an odd duck…especially as a blogger/designer. I spend most of my…Read more
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The Future

I’ve been trying to visualize the future these past few weeks. Where do I see myself? Where do I see my business going? What are my plans? I have a lot of things that I want to try and experience now…Read more
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Freelance Ain’t Free

Over the weekend, I told a lot of friends and family that I had quit my full-time job and was venturing into the self-employed world! I’m so extremely blessed to have the support and love from everyone that I told…Read more
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Two Weeks Notice

For real. I quit my job last week and in about two weeks I’ll be 100% self employed. (!!!!!!!!!!!)  It still feels surreal. Putting in my two weeks was a lot harder than I thought it would be. I love…Read more
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Igloo Letterpress

I recently spent a morning at Igloo Letterpress in Worthington, Ohio. My friend Erika had heard about their Saturday morning drop-in classes and suggested that we go! Along with Jess & Janine, we spent our time learning and making custom…Read more
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