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Freelance Advice

04/08/2016
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We truly don’t know where life is going to take us. Whether it’s to new adventures or to places that we couldn’t possibly imagine being. But there’s one thing that’s for sure, good friends will always make this journey called life worthwhile. This is truly the case through my recent times as a freelancer. Starting out, I had no clue how I was going to be able to be a freelance designer, would I be able to find work? Would I have the capabilities to look after projects and be smart with my time and money? Will I be able to have money to live! (It was all good! I had savings for this time!) Those were all things that were just coursing through my head, a never ending stream of doubt, questions, concerns. But, having doubt isn’t a sign that you’re not capable, it’s just a product of fear that we can have as human beings that cause us to analyse the situation. So I did what seem like a good idea, which was to reach out to those wiser than me.

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Risky Reading

21/06/2016
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Some books, magazines and websites that encouraged us to take risk and move forward in the way of our dreams. One of the things that the two of us love more than anything is learning from people. Whether it’s from another’s story or experiences, or listening to a podcast interview, there are so many different ways to discover and learn Do you ever have those moments where you read something and it feels like it was just for you? That’s what we got from these resources and it challenged us to keep pushing and exploring!

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JUST KEEP SWIMMING

16/01/2016
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Well, it’s the new year guys and we’re keen to get things rolling for 2016!

Cannot believe how quickly the year has gone by and what amazing people we’ve met and experiences we’ve had in 2015.

Heading into 2016, I’ve been thinking a lot about my own personal goals for the blog. Continue Reading…

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Christmas Idea-Personalised Decorations

13/12/2015
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Hey there friends!

It is officially now the 12 day count down till Christmas! How crazy is that? We truly feel that this year has flown by and we’re amazed that it’s gone so fast. We’re also very happy that Christmas is now officially around the corner, well, simply because, we love Christmas!

There’s just something about the bright lights, the Christmas songs, the cheesy Christmas movies that are constantly on T.V. It brings a sense of joy and fun that we love to embrace. And of course, it’s the best time of the year to be grateful of the gift of hope, love and joy in the form of baby Jesus!

Thought we would share some fun ideas for the Christmas season. Here’s a little idea that we came up with to add your personal touch to your tree. Some lettered baubles!

Choose your phrase to letter and use a permanent marker or even a white or gold pen.

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Writing the words can be quite tricky! But give it some time and paitence and you’ll get it! It’s not about making it perfect, it’s about making it something fun that you’ll like to put on your tree. Maybe even add some spots or star bursts around the letters.

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There you have it! A quick and simple way to add a little bit of personality to your Christmas tree! You could even do it as a gift from someone that you love. Make sure you take a photo and tag us on facebook or instagram!

Peace, joy and love!

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