Something for the Weekend: Inspiration and Fun Links!

Something for the Weekend: Inspiration & Fun Links! Come check out what's inspired me this week and learn what I've been up to at Jennadesigns.

I wish I could tell you guys this week was better, but it hasn’t been. Hours after hitting “publish” on last week’s Something for the Weekend, I called my mom and asked her to drive the two hours up to my house and take me back to the ER with unretractable abdominal pain. Despite lots of rest last week, it hadn’t gotten much better. I’d …

Something for the Weekend: Inspiration & Fun Links!

Something for the Weekend: Inspiration & Fun Links! Come check out what's inspired me this week and learn what I've been up to at Jennadesigns.

This past week has been rough. I was sick the week before with what I thought was something viral, but come Sunday I realized it was something more and thought I might have had an appendicitis. I ended up in the ER where it turns out my appendix was fine but I had a large ruptured ovarian cyst that had leaked blood and fluid into …

How to Start a Blog in 2017 – a Step-by-Step Guide

How to Start a Blog in 2017 - a Step-by-Step Guide

I have gotten so many questions on how to start a blog that I thought I’d write a post about it and walk you through it, step by step: How to start a blog in 2017! I’m in the process of setting up my new photography website, so this is the perfect opportunity to show you the steps as I do it. I’m planning on …

Something for the Weekend

Something for the Weekend: inspiration and fun links - Jennadesigns

This week pretty much sucked as I was still recovering from surgery and got sick on top of it. So far, the highlight of the week was celebrating Ella’s second birthday yesterday, though I felt mostly miserable thru it. I can’t wait to feel better and get some more studio shots of her … I have some really cute outfits and headbands I want to …

Happy Birthday to Ella – the Big Two!

A look into the personality of my lovely little two-year-old - Jennadesigns

I almost can’t believe it – my baby girl turns two today. The time has gone so fast. It seems like just yesterday we were bringing her home from the hospital and now she’s this amazing, unique real little person with an amazing personality. I almost feel like my words cannot do justice to what a beautiful little person she is. She is absolutely amazing …

Showcasing children’s artwork – 16×20-inch poster template & directions

Showcasing children's artwork - 16x20-inch poster template & directions (Photoshop)

As any parent knows, children have a way of creating lots of art work in a short amount of time, starting from the time they’re a toddler and continuing well throughout elementary school. Realistically, it’s not possible to save every work of art. But that doesn’t mean you have to get rid of it altogether. I’ve come up with a beautiful way to showcase your …

Top 12 Tips for Nose Surgery Recovery

So, you're about to go under the knife to repair your nose. What should you expect for your nose surgery recovery? I'm here to tell you!

So, you’re about to go under the knife to repair your nose due to injury or because you’re simply not happy with how it looks. What should you expect from your nose surgery recovery? I’m here to tell you! A couple weeks ago, I fell and fractured my nose. A head CT showed my nasal bones were aligned and I didn’t need it reset. About …

Something for the Weekend

I have had is plenty of time to browse online this week and organize my home while I recovered. Here's what's been catching my eye and what I've been up to:

This past Wednesday I underwent nasal fracture surgery to fix my broken nose. I’m a few days into my recovery and feeling better already. I’ve got a blog post on recovering from nasal surgery all ready for early next week with all my tips and tricks to make it a little easier should you be so lucky to suffer through a similar experience. My new …

How to spring clean your blog and social media sites

Now is also a great time to spring clean your blog and social media sites! I just did this last night and it felt great! Keep reading and I'll explain how.

It’s officially spring time in Wisconsin – that time of year where it’s starting to (finally) get warm out, plants are starting to come back and you can open the windows and fresh air in the house. I love this time of year! I’m looking forward to giving my home a good spring cleaning in the coming weeks. Now is also a great time to …

Full Pink Moon in Libra spread – The Lumina Tarot

Last night was a full moon - the Pink Moon in Libra. Of course, I had to pull a spread from my favorite tarot deck, the Lumina Tarot. I was curious what the cards held for me this lunar cycle. I also had a beautiful bouquet of pink roses that were just past their prime ... perfect for including in this reading.

Last night was a full moon – the Pink Moon in Libra. Of course, I had to pull a spread from my favorite tarot deck, the Lumina Tarot. I was curious what the cards held for me this lunar cycle. I also had a beautiful bouquet of pink roses that were just past their prime … perfect for including in this reading along with my …