Ideas and opinions needed, please!


  It's been such a busy month — I can't believe October is over! So I’m working on planning my upcoming blog posts, and I’ve been trying to get a sense of what to create, what I want to focus on in the coming last months of 2014. Of course,  I thought it would be a good idea to get input from you, my readers, on what I and the Bliss Team here can ... Continue Reading

Craft and Crepes: A New Workshop Series with La Creperie


I've been holding my Blissful Blogging Workshops at various La Creperie branches since mid 2013. Since then, I've made many friends here, from the owners (especially the gracious Christine Laman) and the resto staff in all the branches (hello, Paul and Bote!). The entire brand of La Creperie has a special place in my heart, because it is here that my blog ... Continue Reading

Want to create a business that lets you follow your bliss? Then join this. (Contest)

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You've heard me say this before, right? It's one of my favorite quotes, and it was famously coined by Joseph Campbell. It's the first phrase of an entire quotation, actually — Follow your bliss, and the universe will open doors for you where there were once only walls. — Joseph Campbell You know I believe this. In fact, earlier this year, I created an ... Continue Reading

Crib Inspiration


I'm currently shopping for a new crib for our baby. Vito's crib was something borrowed and repainted, which I loved, but I really want us to get our own crib and convertible toddler bed. And so, naturally, I've been on a Pinterest and Google high, searching for ideas and trying to source local suppliers for the kind of crib we want. In a perfect world, I ... Continue Reading

Pregnancy Update

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I'm very well into my 2nd trimester already! Sometimes I wonder where the time goes. According to the pregnancy app that I use, my baby is about as big as a fat eggplant, and is starting to develop a sense of touch. Meanwhile, Gingersnaps sent over some pretty clothes for me from their new resort 2014 collection. I love the black ensemble I'm wearing in ... Continue Reading

Blogging Blissfully, On Purpose


By Louise Fandino of Mommy Practicality This is dedicated to all the bloggers, both new and tenured who want to find inspiration, focus and purpose on your online craft. Do you remember the first few posts on your blog when you happily hit the post button after finishing the article?  It felt so fulfilling and you even wore a proud grin of accomplishment ... Continue Reading