Why I Make New Years Intentions Versus Resolutions

By Coley ( @coleyarnold ) I don’t make New Years Resolutions, I guess I always felt like they were things that would never actually come true and I would just set myself up for failure. How many times do you say on January 1st that you will work out more, but two weeks into January, you…

Resolving To “Chunk” My Time

By Kelli Biller { @kelli } With any new year, I try to reflect on the year prior and identify a few things I’d like to essentially do better or different for the next year. Yes, these would be what you call New Year’s Resolutions 🙂 I try to isolate one thing from the following “life buckets”…

Being Authentic On Social Media

The new trend I have noticed on social media, is Authenticity. Authentic… this word has been highly overused in the social media world lately. But what does it really mean, and are we using it correctly on our platforms? au·then·tic /ôˈTHen(t)ik/ adjective 1. 
of undisputed origin; genuine.”the letter is now accepted as an authentic document”…

Top 10 Tips for iPhone Photo Taking + Editing

Hi Ladies, I’m here with 10 easy tips for taking and editing photos on your iPhone. Can’t get the right lighting? Before you take a photo with your phone hold your hand up in the sky cupped like a proper miss America wave, spin around in a circle, wherever your hand catches the light best…

Before You Start-Up

From Karen Mitchell What a joy to be a part of this platform. For years I have watched and engaged in supporting Coley and Lindsay however possible, from a very long distance away. I am never surprised by what achievement they accomplish or by their exceedingly beautiful thing they create. When they asked me to…

December Meeting Recap :: Authenticity

Mandi Gubler the founder of Vintage Revivals DIY Blog, shared some perspective on running an online business centered around authenticity. Its Thanksgiving Day, the turkey is based in a marinade that will produce a golden crispy skin and is placed in the oven to slowly cook the meat inside. But, when the turkey is pulled…

Social Media Tips To Make An Impact

From Coley Arnold We all know Social Media is the best at making connections and getting out your message.  But, with the changes happening all the time, it can also be very frustrating to stay on top of. Here are a few tips to make life easier! Use Stories Stories are typically seen more than…

Meet A Mentor :: Aubrey Kinch

Meet Aubrey Kinch Aubrey Kinch is an Arizona native Living in the north west valley with her husband and 3 kids. She started her blog in 2011 when she had zero social media and began sharing her life to keep family and friends updated. Through that she found her niche with staying creative offering graphic…

Peace In The Midst Of Chaos: It’s Not What You Think…

By Lindsey Holt Let’s be honest, life is always busy and I don’t know about you, but it feels like the to-do list is never complete. The push and pull between kids activities, laundry and my task list at the office seems to always have me wondering if I will ever master it? Over the…

Meet A Mentor :: Lorena Garcia

We first met Lorena and loved her immediately! She was so kind and genuine. Lindsey and I had worked with her a few times during different events, so when we sat down to brainstorm mentors we wanted to have on board with The Foundress, she was naturally one of the first gals we thought of!…