Life Noticed
Weekly inspiration and encouragement for living a more intentional life through mindset, art, and journaling.

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Aug
11
You are not a niche

You are not a niche

That innocent personality test runs the risk of pigeonholing your potential...if you believe the results.
3 min read
Aug
05
Drawing in circles

Drawing in circles

Here's why community might be the very thing you need to help you make your drawing habit stick.
3 min read
Jul
27
What journaling taught me about showing up

What journaling taught me about showing up

Keeping a journal has become an essential part of my life, but it took several false starts before I learned how to get the most out of journaling and to make the habit stick. Here’s why I initially struggled and how I eventually made journaling work for me.
3 min read
Jul
21
The making of a moment

The making of a moment

When you embrace the process over the product, you free yourself to experience and connect with the world around you.
2 min read
Jul
13
Under the ‘whether’

Under the ‘whether’

Has your inner artist been feeling under the weather lately? Here's why too much 'whether this' and 'whether that' might be causing decision fatigue and draining your creativity.
3 min read
Jul
06
Thought experiments ≠ commitments

Thought experiments ≠ commitments

Thinking about something doesn’t make it so. Here’s why that can be a very good thing and how to tap into the power of brainstorming without all the storming.
3 min read
Jun
29
Inspiration is a lap cat

Inspiration is a lap cat

If you’re waiting for inspiration to strike and aren’t feeling the creative juices flowing, consider striking while the iron just is.
3 min read
Jun
22
A brief guide to time blocking

A brief guide to time blocking

If you’ve been feeling squeezed for time lately (overbooked and overwhelmed, anyone?) here’s a short read on how to reclaim some of your precious time and avoid pre-appointment limbo.
3 min read
Jun
12
The Bermuda Triangle of Meaningful Work

The Bermuda Triangle of Meaningful Work

It’s easy to get distracted and oftentimes even easier to stay distracted. Here are a few quick tips for staying focused.
3 min read
Jun
01
How to be proactive with grace

How to be proactive with grace

Big decisions need time, reflection, and space, and this requires patience and grace.
4 min read