Daily Dose of Inspiration: Creative Instagrams to Follow

Instagram. Our most AND least favorite app on our phone. Yes. Sometimes at the same time. Noticing how a harmless little scroll has the power to either give energy, or take energy, I’ve been ruthlessly editing the accounts I follow. Today, we’re sharing how we approach the edit AND our most favorite art + creative Insta accounts you should be following too.

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The Benefits of a Curious Life.

Curiosity. It’s my jam. I love learning, researching, asking why, trying, testing, building, failing, making, moving and growing. Chances are if you’re reading this article - you, too, are a curious person. YAY. Like minds.

True to form, I got to thinking about curiosity as a trait. Is it good, or bad? Is it helpful in a person’s life? Their work? Can it make you a happier person? So, down that rabbit hole I went. And what I found, pretty amazing.

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Scouts + Shouts

Happy Friday lovely people! Hope that you have had a wonderful week + have something FUN on your radar for the weekend. In today’s scouts + shouts, we’re sharing some of our favorite finds from the week. Some new, some rediscovered and all with the intention of inviting you to bring creativity + curiosity into your daily life.

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Color Crush: Think Jewels

The crisp days of fall are at it again. Shifting our thinking into rich jewel tones. Why is it that the shift in weather, also brings with it a shift in color? Is it the colors of nature falling away, making way for bold, beautiful tones that make a statement? Is it the strength in these luxurious colors that warms your soul just by looking at them? We think yes.

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Scouts + Shouts

Hello lovelies! Another week, coming to a close already. The chilly rain that hung around all week is looking to stay with us through the weekend here in Dallas, which means plenty of time indoors. We look forward to these rare weekends of no activities or outings planned, and as mothers to youngish children, they are few and far between. On our agenda? Puppy cuddles (see Shay’s brand new puppy here) kid cuddles, self-portrait time and catch ups on new books.

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Color Crush: Neons

I blame the 80s. The decade that we both transitioned from kid to teen, awkwardly as ever, and a decade that bestowed on us a life-long love of neons. Recently rediscovered thanks to this watercolor set, we’ve been painting + creating little pops of wow on everything from buttons, branding, daily journals and larger works - we’re kind of stuck in a fluorescent loop - and we’re not sad about it.

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10 Prompts for Creative Journaling

By now, you've heard us talk a lot about WHY you should start a creative practice.  Today, let's focus on the HOW.  We know the hardest part of any new habit is the starting - especially if it's been a while since you last exercised your creative muscles.  To get you over that hurdle, we're sharing our 10 easy to use prompts to get your juices flowing. 

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