Tuesday , 7 July 2020

Tag Archives: inspiration

Illustrator collaborates with her 4-year old daughter


“I wish I could have an assistant to help me finish this project!” Or “I wish I had another set of hands!” Those are two familiar sentences that I say at least once a day. But because my style of illustration I have to do it all myself. Yesterday I stumbled upon a story of an artist that decided to embrace a little help with great results. Source: busymockingbird.com Illustrator, graphic artist, and mom, Mica Angela Hendricks, gave in to her daughter’s plea of wanting to share her mother’s sketchbook. After starting a few pieces, she let her daughter add …

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Procrastination – Stop Putting Life Off – Part V – Eliminate Distractions


Distractions are probably the most common thing that keeps us in procrastination mode. In order to get things done, we have to focus! Facebook, Twitter, or any kind of social media, television, your kids, all can be major sources of distraction. Social media is important but we don’t have to be consumed by it when we’re getting into “making things happen” mode. Distractions are like energy vampires that suck away your focus. When you eliminate these distractions things start falling into place! Here are some ideas I’ve found to eliminate distractions and really focus on a task: Be mindful of …

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Touching Homeless Veteran Time-lapse Transformation


I wanted to share this incredible transformation in honor of Veteran’s Day. U.S. Army veteran Jim Wolf has struggled with poverty, homelessness, and alcoholism for many years, in September he decided to undergo a Physical transformation for Degage ministries, a charity that aims to help veterans who have fallen on hard times. The result will leave you speechless! Jim is almost unrecognizable at the end after receiving a haircut, beard trim, and new clothes. He is now scheduled to have his own housing and is attending alcoholics anonymous meetings for the first time ever. “The makeover, which included a haircut, …

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Ashton Kutcher on Ellen Show: Fame is crap!


“There’s an entitlement that is starting to emerge that I think is unhealthy for people and unhealthy for our country.” – Ashton Kutcher First it was the Teen Choice Awards, when Ashton Kutcher decided to use his acceptance speech to drive home some very important points to the young audience. Then on a recent visit to the Ellen show, he elaborates on why he decided to take that important moment to be brutally honest. On this passionate interview he rants about many American’s wanting to be famous without putting in the sweat equity, and how many would not be caught …

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Gorgeous Shadow Dance About the Loss of a Mother


I usually don’t post videos from talent shows, but this one is truly a must-see! The talented Hungarian dance troupe moved me (and the judges on Britain’s Got Talent) to tears. Encore – Spectacular! This Beautiful Silhouette Dancing reminded me of my mom. She suffers from Alzheimer’s, a heartbreaking journey, but I have to learn to accept the things I can’t change–one of the toughest lessons of life. I’m glad she is still with us. I hope you enjoy this beautiful shadow dance video as much as I have. Please share with others. Also please go to the main page of …

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Get inspired!


Inspiration is essential, specially at times when life can seem difficult and stressful. Surrounding yourself with positive-minded individuals is important, but I know that reading inspiring quotes can soothe the stress, even if for an instant. I’m always looking through sites that have thought provoking quotes and decided to share some of them with you. Get inspired! I hope they are uplifting, energize you, and bring you a little joy. Which message resonates with you the most? Comment below, would love to hear from you!

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Hay House’s World Summit (FREE ACCESS)


The Hay House World Summit will bring you exclusive videos, intimate audio interviews and healing tips directly from the experts including Louise Hay, Wayne Dyer, Marianne Williamson, John Edward, Doreen Virtue, Deepak Chopra, Suze Orman, Dr. Brian Weiss, Don Miguel Ruiz, Iyanla Vanzant, Esther Hicks, Denise Linn and many more! These inspiring authors and teachers will offer you healing tips and guidance on a number of topics such as eating healthier, learning to mediate, connecting with angels, tapping in to your intuitive abilities, practicing forgiveness, reducing stress, regaining your sanity, manifesting miracles and more! Oh, and by the way, the …

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5 Books about success that every entrepreneur should read.

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Here is a clue from successful entrepreneurs. Leaders are readers. I’ve read some more great professional and self development books this year and want to share a few with you. I encourage you to find a book that interests you and carve out a few minutes every day to read at least a few pages. You’ll be amazed at the difference it will make in your journey toward success! 5 Books about success that every entrepreneur should read. (Note: Each books has an affiliate link attached to it.) 1. The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to …

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ARE YOU BETTING ON YOURSELF? For the last few months I have been working on a few projects: Glamorosas, licensing deals, illustration for magazines and beauty lines, this blog, and working with make up artists for the Motives cosmetics line. I have been working like MAD and pulled in so many directions, long days with little rest and some set-backs of programs not going through. Winning some – losing some. I have always loved Les Brown and follow his every word; when I saw his latest post I thought it was written for me! And because a lot of us …

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Goal buddy, the fast track to achieving your goals.


Just like an athlete doesn’t get to the top of their profession without the guidance and support of a coach. In life we should all have someone who will enable us to improve, motivate us and hold us accountable to our goals; someone that enable us to grow… a goal buddy. We have heard many times before that if you write your goals you have 40% chance to hit hit them, but did you know that if you tell someone else your success rate goes up to 60%? A goal buddy can challenge, motivate and support you, it can help …

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