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5 Tips for Writing Children’s Books
29 Mar 2018

5 Tips for Writing Children’s Books

Children’s books are unique in that they require expert storytelling, illustration skills, and a keen focus on the audience before the story is even crafted. Whereas novels and memoirs, usually geared toward adults, can interest a wide range of readers, children’s books have to focus on specific topics targeted at specific age groups. If you’ve got the basics of a story for a group of youngsters...

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5 Tips for Better Instagram Photos on the Road
20 Feb 2018

5 Tips for Better Instagram Photos on the Road

The more you travel, the less you want to carry. Even though you’re on a great trip and want great photos to show for it, sometimes a lighter load is nice. The good news is that you really can get good quality photos with that small device you always have with you: your phone. Even though phone photography feels more casual, taking time to setup...

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Capture, Collect, and Create: 5 Creative Ways to Spice up your Travel Books
20 Feb 2018

Capture, Collect, and Create: 5 Creative Ways to Spice up your Travel Books

I recently found myself wanting to document a quick trip I went on last 4th of July break, and couldn’t decide how to best get all my memories down. I had a ton of photos on my phone and an entire plastic bag of mixed up ticket stubs, postcards, and flyers (I went to three totally different cities, so it was hard to unite them all...

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10 Tips on How to Create a Custom Cookbook
31 Oct 2017

10 Tips on How to Create a Custom Cookbook

Making a custom cookbook can be a really rewarding experience for people who love their time in the kitchen. It can also be rewarding to get your hands on a beautiful cookbook, with no-fail favorites created by a friend or someone you follow. Cookbooks inspire us, teach us, and ultimately feed us. To make sure your cookbook turns out as well as your food, here...

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5 Ideas to Get Started
29 Aug 2017

5 Ideas to Get Started

Today’s post is brought to you by one of our fav Instagram mamas, Meg Miles. She is the owner of MOMSTRONG, a community about creating confident, healthy, and strong women who feel beautiful in their own skin. I’m a lover of documenting certain moments of life—those moments where you know you have to whip out the camera to capture a memory you never want to forget. I...

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Making an Art Book with Monica Garwood
22 Aug 2017

Making an Art Book with Monica Garwood

Monica Garwood is an illustrator, designer, letterer, painter etc. born and raised in the Bay Area. She graduated from California College of the Arts with a BFA in Illustration and a minor in Visual Studies. She currently lives and works in San Francisco. I’m an illustrator, painter, and designer from San Francisco, California. I mainly work in watercolor, and my paintings are all different sizes,...

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