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Welcome to Minette’s blog where she shares about what matters to her, makes her curious or invokes wonder and awe. Plus poetry, she loves poetry.

How to Become a Better Creative Thinker

How to Become a Creative Thinker While it's true that some people are born with a creative mind, it doesn't mean that creative thinking can't be learned and developed. If you want to become a creative thinker, the secret is simple, practice. Yep, practice. You may...

Why It’s Never Too Late to Go After Your Creative Dreams

Why It’s Never Too Late to Go After Your Creative Dreams I had this great conversation with a colleague yesterday. We were connecting about our businesses and about creativity and she made a comment about me making "real art." I laughed out loud. You see, I don't...

I am one with infinite missions

"I am one with infinite missions" I love magazines and am often inspired by things I find in ads or read in articles. This headline and mission statement came from an ad in Forbes magazine for a Japanese company called Itochu. My husband Brad and I recently created a...

Shift Your Perspective to Move Forward in Your Business

Shift Your Perspective to Move Forward in Your Business Perspective is everything. I was out for my walk on the beach this morning and discovered this metal window. I have been walking on the same beach for over 4 years and it's never the same, each day offers unique...

Symbolism of the Nautilus Shell – Time to Expand

Symbolism of the Nautilus Shell Is it Time to Expand? I never know what symbol might appear in my art but I trust that there is always a message I need to hear. Over the past week I worked on this painting and after completing the piece, I researched the symbolism of...

How Loving Yourself Can Change the World

Dr. Debra Reble By loving yourself wholeheartedly, you can change the world. You become a conduit for love when you fully embrace and express your true nature—which is, and has always been, love. The more you love yourself, the more you eliminate negativity, connect...