The Thriving Creative

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Do you ever get caught up in the trap of learning and mastering something new that you never actually get started? As an entrepreneur and a creative, it can be super easy to stall out in perfectionism because you feel like you’re not qualified.
Raise your hand if you’re an Enneagram enthusiast like me! Any personality assessment can be a great tool for learning what makes you tick and why certain challenges are common to you. Yet simply being self-aware doesn’t help us become better v
Have you ever been guilty of trying to find the perfect planner? Whether it is digital or paper, fancy, or simple, it can be hard to find a planner that is tailored perfectly to how your brain works. If you’re like me, you fill out January and
It’s time to shake things up here in the Thriving Creative Podcast Community, and it starts with me, your host.    I have been doing a lot of learning, a lot of reflecting, and a lot of listening in the last few weeks. Perhaps more than ever be
Raise your hand if you’re an Enneagram enthusiast like me! Any personality assessment can be a great tool for learning what makes you tick and why certain challenges are common to you. Yet simply being self-aware doesn’t help us become better v
For our guest today, gratitude is more than a part of her morning ritual. It’s a value that drives everything she creates in her business. Marilyn De la Hoz is the owner of With Love Studio, where she specializes in creating branded apparel and
Whenever your stress levels are sky-high, (like they might be right now), the anxiety you feel can make your brain reactive and unable to be creative or cope. So I am going to offer you ten of the most helpful tips I’ve found when it comes to d
If you're a creative and your business requires face to face interaction with your clients, this has likely been a season plagued with anxiety and fear. It was for our guest and brand photographer, Nicole Anderson too. Though the anxiety paraly
Have you ever been so stuck inside your thoughts that you can’t function? Or maybe you’ve been so overwhelmed by your emotions that you can’t make sense of them? On any given day, I could be paralyzed by either or both parts of me. But I’ve dis
You may know that meditation is a healthy practice known for reducing anxiety and allowing you to focus more. But if you haven’t found a practice that works for you, it’s hard to invest in the habit and even harder to believe in the payoff. In
The signs of running on empty can be pretty obvious. You’re grumpy, reactive, and you struggle to be a good problem solver. Things that normally slide off your back are suddenly deal breakers. It’s not rocket science, but sometimes it's just re
Happy first Monday of May! I want to kick off this month talking about happiness. How can we promote our own happiness without necessarily changing our current circumstances?   Happiness is a big concept with lots of different pieces. What I wa
At one point in my life, I thought that loneliness was only determined by a life circumstance. The older I get, the more I realize that loneliness is really just an emotional state that can strike at any moment. What is loneliness and why does
Are you suffering from mental exhaustion at the moment? You are absolutely not alone. Our level of overwhelm in trying to navigate this pandemic season is pulling us in a million directions. We're losing huge chunks of time and experiencing th
Not making enough money in business is one problem. But what if you are making money, the opportunities are flooding in, but you are exhausted and overwhelmed? Today’s guest, Amber Fife has been there but she also managed to find a way to come
Do you have a song you love so much that you could listen to it on repeat forever? You may know what songs are on your ultimate playlist, but do you know what thoughts you have on repeat? Consider for a moment- do those thoughts actually empowe
I think it’s safe to say that the emotions associated with the experience of failure are ones we desperately try to avoid. No one enjoys failing. And yet, it’s a very necessary part of discovering your creative confidence. Today on the podcast,
In this episode of Mental Health Monday, I'm going to give you something super relevant and practical to try out today. Mindfulness is not just a good suggestion anymore-it's a means of survival. If you haven't found a practice that offers you
If you’re needing a shot of courage when it comes to pursuing your creative passion, I have it for you today in the form of Gaby Abrams. Gaby is a lawyer turned creative mompreneur. She started her online stationery business, Casa Confetti Desi
If you’re suddenly finding yourself trying to figure out how to run a business from home without the typical school or childcare supports, chances are you’ve had a lot of emotionally intense days. Fulfilling both of these roles at the same time
Did you know that the act of journaling can actually strengthen your immune cells? It’s true! Journaling is beneficial for your health in a ton of ways! This practice can also do things like increase your concentration and allow for all kinds o
Raise your hand if your kids have caught the entrepreneurial bug from you! Was it a lemonade stand? Dog-walking service? My kids have definitely tried out a few ventures, but their most recent one was selling...are your ready for it? Crystals-A
During this season of Covid 19 and beyond how can we thrive in our mental health? On today’s Mental Health Monday we talk about using block scheduling to prioritize different types of energy in our lives. Whether you’re navigating working from
If the words “bookkeeping” and “accounting” make you want to hide or change the subject, today’s episode is for you. I’m not going to beat around the bush. If you are a freelancer, you are an entrepreneur and it’s important that you understand
Though I always try to provide my listeners with timeless insight, tips, and tools, today’s episode comes to you at a very specific moment in time. We are in the middle of a pandemic. We are in the middle of figuring out a temporary, yet new no
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