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Picking the Perfect Christmas Card from Minted

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Sending and receiving beautiful cards is one of my favorite holiday activities. The 2013 Minted Christmas Card designs have just been released; and they asked me, as a part of a sponsored post, to look them over and share if I like what I saw. And I did like the fun and modern look of the collection. […]

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This Fiskateer Broke Out the Craft Scissors to Help Fiskars and Champions for Kids #cfk #Fiskars4Kids

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I am excited to be able to participate in Champions 4 Kids and Fiskars Shape Their Future campaign as part of a sponsored post with the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community.   Who doesn’t love a simple, easy and beautiful craft project? You know I love crafting for my home, but even more for a great […]

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Bedtime Rituals Before I Fall Asleep

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I am a Nature’s Sleep Ambassador, hashtag #NSAmbassador. Being a brand ambassador means that Nature’s Sleep provided me with a Diamond Gel Memory foam mattress to sleep on and test in return for my honest opinions and amplification via my social media space. I was not provided any other compensation of any kind. I value my time and image, and closely […]

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Rebecca’s Reinvention (r)Evolution ~ A Story of the Nicheless Name

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I am speaking at Niche Parent Conference in a few weeks. My workshop is about The Art of Storytelling with Brad Lawless. So I have a story for you. I find my life and my brand in a holding pattern…an evolutionary process or, perhaps, a revolution of sorts. Reinvention, done well, requires a long and […]

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Sunday Inspiration Image #75 Photography by Rebecca E. Parsons

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What Makes Me Smile and a #FABsmile Giveaway

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Loads of things make me smile. The top smile-makers of my life are in the collage below. I received product from and a year’s subscription to FlossandBrush.com for my participation in this campaign as part of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. That makes my smile brighter! All thoughts and opinions are 100% my own…I wouldn’t do it otherwise. […]

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Coming to Terms: Brightness & Lightness

  Many of us love to “geek out’ on color…whether it be with tools, materials or terms.  There isn’t always agreement about what each term actually means, and some of them seem to overlap.  Maybe some color terms cannot be neatly tied up in  one definition. Let’s perceive this post as an exploration, an investigation, […]

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Coming to Terms: Saturation & Intensity

Many of us love to “geek out’ on color…whether it be with tools, materials or terms.  There isn’t always agreement about what each term actually means, and some of them seem to overlap.  Maybe some color terms cannot be neatly tied up in  one definition. Let’s perceive this post as an exploration, an investigation, and […]

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Transitioning to a Nature’s Sleep Diamond Gel Memory Foam Mattress #NSAmbassador #ad

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I am a Nature’s Sleep Ambassador, hashtag #NSAmbassador. Being a brand ambassador means that Nature’s Sleep provided me with a Diamond Gel Memory foam mattress to sleep on and test in return for my honest opinions and amplification via my social media space. I was not provided any other compensation of any kind. I value my time and image, and […]

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TPC Sawgrass, My Boys and @MasterCard’s #PricelessGolf Experience #MC

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As the rising sun glistened among the dew heavy grass, my boys and I took our first swings on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Home of THE PLAYERS Championship, birthplace of the Tournament Players Club (TPC) and headquarters of the PGA tour, this golf course might just be the world’s most […]

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Coming to Terms: Colorfulness & Chroma

  Many of us love to “geek out’ on color…whether it be with tools, materials or terms.  There isn’t always agreement about what each term actually means, and some of them seem to overlap.  Maybe some color terms cannot be neatly tied up in even a colorful bow of one definition. Let’s perceive this post […]

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Coming to Terms: Color & Hue

A few colorFULL words from Debra Disman the Color Muze of Cre8tive Compass Magazine, and Artistically Speaking Talk Show…join us on Blog Talk Radio the third Sunday of the month at 7:15 EST, 4:15 PST..and “Muze” with Rebecca, her guests, and me!   Many of us love to “geek out’ on color…whether it be with […]

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Nature’s Sleep Pin-To-Win a Great Night’s Sleep Contest #NSPin2Win #spon

I am a Nature’s Sleep Ambassador and received items to facilitate this review. I will soon be sharing the story of my great night’s sleep on my new Nature’s Sleep Diamond Gel Memory Foam Mattress and Aerated ViscoLite Memory Foam Pillow. I received both in exchange for my honest feedback and review. Please enter this […]

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Aerated ViscoLite Memory Foam Pillow from Nature’s Sleep #NSAmbassador #spon

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I am a Nature’s Sleep Ambassador and received an Aerated ViscoLite Dual Pillow to facilitate this review. I have not been sleeping well of late. Too much going on in my life to quiet my mind at night. All that is changing thanks to Nature’s Sleep! I have slept on a memory foam contour pillow […]

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