Did I stop being a work at home mom?

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Ever since the start of this year, things have been taking a turn for the "clearer", so to speak. I changed the name of my blog from Dainty Mom to "Make it Blissful" to reflect — as my friend Yeng Remulla puts it — my "declaration" or "statement" in life. It just felt right and felt timely when I did that. Later on this year, I also welcomed a new venture: … [Read more...]

Home Office Inspiration: Oh Joy’s One Desk, Two Ways

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I  haven't done a home office inspiration post in a looooong time, but I do keep my Pinterest board peppered with my current inspirations. Today, I swooned over this workspace setup by Joy Cho, one of my favorite bloggers. She presents two ways for dressing up this Office Depot desk, which has mid-century inspired design that I absolutely adore.  Here's … [Read more...]

The ‘R’s’ of mommy restoration

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  Note: The quote above is from my mentor and friend, Jess Lively, who has been instrumental in helping me craft a kind of lifestyle and business that I love. The post below is a version of a previous post I wrote a couple of years ago for the now defunct collaborative blog, The Mom Renewal Project, where I used to be a contributing … [Read more...]

Mom Bliss Interview with Becky Flansburg of Franticmommy

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Welcome to the first Mom Bliss Interview for 2013! My guest today is an awesome WAHM blogger, Frantic Mommy! (I just love her blog's name, don't you?!) Becky is a writer/blogger with 6 years experience and knowledge of both Blogger and Wordpress. She also has a 30 years background in sales, and is a full-time Virtual Assistant. When she is not being a social … [Read more...]