Goals Not Going According to Plan?

What do you do when your goals are not going according to plan? We’re more than halfway through 2021, and it’s so normal to say, “Um… let’s try that again…” I’m going to be that girl and put this statistic in front of you again: 80% of people abandon their New Year’s resolutions, intentions, or word […]

July 26, 2021

Goals Not Going According to Plan?

Empowerment, Lifestyle, Mindset

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My Phrase That Will Change Your Mindset

My phrase that will change your mindset… …and take back control of your life. I will never make promises I don’t believe in. I would never dream of it. So, when I say that I’ve found one phrase that has changed my mindset and given me back some control over my life, I simply must […]

July 19, 2021

My Phrase That Will Change Your Mindset

Confidence, Empowerment, Lifestyle

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My Biggest Productivity Hack

My biggest productivity hack: Sundays. As this week starts to draw to a close, I’m sure you already have next week filling up with responsibilities and to-do’s. Therefore, even though it’s still several days out, I you to start thinking about SUNDAY. I’m frequently asked what my productivity hacks are, and I’m about you drop […]

July 5, 2021

My Biggest Productivity Hack

Empowerment, Lifestyle

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Personalize Your Morning Routine

Are you frustrated, wishing you could personalize your morning routine? Feeling like you don’t have enough hours in a day? Unsure how to maximize your mornings? Overwhelmed with advice online about morning routines? I’m going to tell you what others aren’t saying about morning routines: Morning routines aren’t one-size-fits-all. Your morning routine shouldn’t feel like […]

June 21, 2021

Empowerment, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

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How to Take Photos of Yourself

How to Take Photos of Yourself Without a Photographer I was a professional portrait and wedding photographer for years and years — but there’s no doubt it’s easier to get photos when someone else is taking them. I’m sharing my 05 tips to get photos — photos with YOU in them! THINK IT’S NARCISSISTIC TO […]

June 7, 2021

How to Take Photos of Yourself

Lifestyle, Photos + Vlogs

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5 Ways to Stop Procrastinating

Before we jump into the 5 ways to stop procrastinating, let’s start with abolishing one lie: Your procrastination is not laziness. Procrastination usually stems from one of two experiences, which can vary from task to task: 01: You don’t feel like you can do the thing you’re procrastinating, so you avoid it out of fear […]

May 20, 2021

sketch, london, england, travel, blogger, things to do in london, where to go in london, tea, afternoon tea, restaurants

career, Empowerment, Lifestyle

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2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Elevate Her Life

You know that around here we are all about elevating your life while reaching your dreams. I pull that theme through when I brainstorm what gifts to give my loved ones. “What is something small they’ll interact with daily and feel like they have their life that much more together?” For the friend, sister, mother, […]

December 2, 2020

2020 holiday gift ideas guide elevate her life elisabeth

Lifestyle, Style

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My D.C. Apartment Tour

My D.C. Apartment Tour Here’s a virtual tour of my Washington D.C. apartment. I absolutely love it! I’ve lived in Washington D.C. for over three years, and have spent two of those years in this sun-soaked home. For tips on how to afford to live in an expensive city like Washington D.C., check out this […]

November 29, 2020

Life in DC, Lifestyle

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How to Be More Confident

Starting a company and public speaking at 15 years-old really teaches you a thing or two about confidence. You know when swim instructors throw a small child in a pool to show them that they can swim? Yeah, it’s kind of like that. Terrifying at first, but then you realize you had it in you […]

August 31, 2020

career, Empowerment, Lifestyle

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Can Manifesting Help You Reach Your Dreams?

The word “manifesting” has been rising in popularity on social media again. Is it real? Spiritual hoopla or a success strategy? Most importantly: Can “manifesting” really help you reach your dreams? Manifestation can be a turbulent word for some, depending on their belief system or lack of belief system. So, let’s neutralize it, take the […]

August 29, 2020

public speaker talking about manifesting your dreams

career, Empowerment, Lifestyle

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