Posts by Danica

Staying focused on the dream

Staying focused on the dream

Pin ItAh, the grand plans of a dreamer… one of the things I noticed about when you dream of doing something big, something always gets in the way. I no sooner launched my art journaling class than a minor catastrophe hit our household. I ended up having to focus at least two hours a day on this situation. Completely beyond my control, and absolutely necessary for me to deal...

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Your Dreams Matter

Your Dreams Matter

The past few days have been a bit of a whirlwind for me. Some of you were part of my great big huge prayer request and know that I’m stepping out on faith to pursue my dream and start my art journaling business. Coincidentally (HA! Does anyone really believe in coincidences? Thank you, LORD, for aligning everything in such perfect timing), I’m taking the blog challenge with Jeff...

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My brand new about page!!

My brand new about page!!

I’m totally blog cheating so that I have a post for today’s blog challenge. Okay, not really, but sort of. I went ahead and updated my About page as part of the blog challenge from Jeff Goins, and that took all the time I set aside for blogging (and then some). But I really wanted to create something that spoke to who I am and what I do in a more meaningful way. So tell me what you...

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Where is your focus?

Where is your focus?

Earlier today, I was driving to an appointment and thinking about what I’d be blogging about today since I’m taking a blog challenge from Jeff Goins and I need to post daily. But then, something happened, and what was a really super awesome mood is just now, well, meh. I’m feeling a little deflated and a little discouraged. Which is when it occurred to me. Losing your focus is...

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The road to your dreams starts with self care

The road to your dreams starts with self care

I just returned from a wonderful retreat in Park City, Utah. Many of you read my post about my BIG DECISION, and I wanted to share one of the really important components of making that decision. I engaged in a ton of self care. I stayed at a gorgeous hotel in a wonderful suite that had so many things that really nurtured me. Nurturing myself gave me the freedom to really see the future I wanted...

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