Nurture Your Power

 

Alright, it’s autumn!! Like many Midwestern women, it is my favorite time of year.

Bring on the layers, bring on the cider, bring on the smell of leaves, bring on the creepy stories. This time of harvest is a perfect time to not only fly your freak flag proudly, but also to tune into what makes you feel good and warm.

Lately, what’s keeping me warm and holding my focus is nurturing my power. The key and the result are the same; let it go.

“Only when we are brave enough to explore the darkness will we discover the infinite power of our light.”Brené Brown, The Gifts of Imperfection

Let the bullshit that doesn’t serve your goal go. Let the haters go. The cloud of laziness, the fear of failure and/or missing out, the insecurity; let ’em go. I’ve found, and I’ve said it before, that with this mindset, even the jerks that cross my path and test my capacity to ‘let it go’ can’t shake my strong hold on this. This is the key to my successes, big or small. Babylove, it’s the key to your success, too.

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Journaling – Everyday Life’s Goldmine of Creativity

Journal! Do you have one? I bet you do.

As I start this journey of sharing my know how with you, my journal is becoming my main lifeline.

I’ve always had a few notebooks around the house, but I really only used them when I needed to make a grocery list or work out some tough emotions. Lately, I’ve been carrying around this beautiful black leather bound book in my bag and I cannot stress enough just how much it’s improved my creative process!

Every time we’re on the internet – which let’s be honest, is probably too often – we find things we “like” or “pin” and that’s more often than not a fleeting thought. A plethora of references that could really improve our creative process are just lost to a click.

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