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Inspiration Corner, Writing

Not Feeling It? How to Deliver Fun, Engaging Content Anyway

If you're a blogger, or if you're a business owner who reaches out to your audience through a newsletter or podcast, consistently coming up with new topics can be challenging. Or rather (at least for me), coming up with the energy?to deliver fun, engaging content week after week is challenging. I also write a newsletter… Continue reading Not Feeling It? How to Deliver Fun, Engaging Content Anyway

Personal Growth

The Best Self Care Books to Nourish Your Mind, Body, and Soul

The phrase "self-care" has become super trendy (at least in my Pinterest feed) and can be a bit annoying. But why is it so popular? I think it's because many of us have become so fixated on achievement that we put our wellbeing on the back-burner. Only when we experience the negative repercussions of the… Continue reading The Best Self Care Books to Nourish Your Mind, Body, and Soul

Inspiration Corner, Personal Growth

5 Life Changing YA Books to Accelerate Your Growth

Do the words "young adult book" make you cringe? That's always been my immediate reaction. "YA" brought to mind crushes, vampires, and clunky writing. Besides, who wants to be reminded of their awkward teen years? Luckily, working with middle-school students has forced me to reexamine this limited point-of-view. As it turns out, YA books can… Continue reading 5 Life Changing YA Books to Accelerate Your Growth

Personal Growth

How to Get Off the Treadmill of Life and Actually Enjoy Time Off

Have you ever tried to reward yourself with a trip to the beach or the spa, only to be bombarded by a nagging feeling that you should be doing something productive? And whenever you are?working on something, you're haunted by the thought that you should be working on something else? Learn how to get off… Continue reading How to Get Off the Treadmill of Life and Actually Enjoy Time Off

Writing

The Best Writing Exercise Books to Dust Off Your Creative Bone

Has your creativity been hibernating lately? Most days I do?some?form of writing, whether it's a blog post, an email to my list, or a sales letter. Creativity, though, is rarely the main objective. Even when I'm working on my fiction, which is supposed to be creative, it often feels like I'm going through the motions:… Continue reading The Best Writing Exercise Books to Dust Off Your Creative Bone