If you’re a young business owner, you probably know how hard it is to gain the trust of potential clients. I’ve always felt as though I’m not old enough to run a business, but I still had the passion to keep hustling to make this dream happen for me. I have come across several blog posts about being a young entrepreneur and I’ve gathered my favorite tips so you can read what has worked best for me as a 16 year old with her own photography business.Read More
After wrapping up our April retreat a few weeks back, we can’t help but be so overwhelmed by how blessed this time was. There are countless people who worked behind the scenes to prepare and provide for this retreat, and it has not gone unnoticed! In particular, we are so incredibly grateful to all of our amazing vendors for their kindness and support. We want to give a massive ‘thank you’ to all of these brands & businesses who came alongside Delight to bless our attendees and fill their grab bags with incredible gifts. Here is a little bit about the heart of each one!Read More
Today’s just been one of those days. I got eight hours of sleep, did my makeup this morning, and even made a to-do list, but instead of being wildly productive, it feels like I’m trying to swim through peanut butter. My brain can’t seem to latch onto anything but flippant distractions, and despite this morning’s almond milk cafe au lait, I feel completely lethargic. After a wasted hour of work attempts, add a little frustration and anxiety, and you have a recipe for a hopeless afternoon. Because honestly, I really want to be dozing off in a hammock in the woods, rather than hunched over my desk snacking on carrots, no matter how interesting chemistry is.Read More
Christianity Isn’t 'Insta Pretty.'
Picture this: A group of young women meet up for a Bible study. Upon arrival, each of them orders their caffeinated beverage of choice (in a mug, of course) as they scope out the coffee shop for the best table (near natural lighting, naturally).
Once their Bibles, journaling Bibles and coffee mugs have been appropriately styled, they spend a few moments capturing the scene (on their iPhones, of course). They each craft a witty but religious caption, edit their photo with a few swipes of their fingers, and include a few trendy hashtags to their post about community.Read More
As an artist or entrepreneur, people often expect you to be bursting with creative and innovative ideas. Sometimes you will be a fount of creativity, but at some point in our lives, we will reach a point where thinking of a creative idea or being inspired seems impossible. Here are a few helpful ways that can help you move beyond your creativity block and cultivate inspiration in your life.Read More