#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Share the Holiday Love

#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Share the Holiday Love

Hey, friends! Merry Christmas! And Happy Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or whatever you celebrate. We hope you don’t need any inspiration at all this beautiful Monday morning, but if you do, please know that your Poppy sisters are celebrating you today. We are so thankful for...
#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Life is Beautiful

#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Life is Beautiful

Hey, friends. Last week was a hard week. So difficult, in fact, that when my husband and I were able to (finally!) snag a couple of hours alone together Sunday night we spent a good portion of that time staring at each other in stunned silence. Why do I share this...
#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Be Brave

#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Be Brave

Hey, friends! I have a friend who lives by the motto: fake it ’til you make it. And though I love her dearly, I cringe at the thought of “faking it.” Of course, I understand the sentiment behind it. Sometimes, when your palms are sweaty and your heart is beating in...
#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Ditch Your Labels

#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Ditch Your Labels

Hey, friends! Wife. Mother. Author. Friend. Teacher. Optimist. Artist. To a lesser extent… Chef. Organizer. Gardener. Runner. Risk taker. Philanthropist. And just a little less… Activist. Adventure-seeker. Traveler. Have you caught on yet? These are just a few of my...
#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Share What You Love

#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Share What You Love

Hey, friends. I’m late to the Game of Thrones party. Honestly? I watched the first episode years ago and was rather traumatized. (I don’t do gore.) But I love fantasy and I knew that I would love the storyline… And in the end I just had to know what happened to...
#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Embrace Your True Self

#MuseMonday with Nicole Baart: Embrace Your True Self

Hey, friends! I once had someone tell me: “You live such a charmed life.” I don’t remember the context of the conversation or why she rolled her eyes when she said it, but the comment has stuck with me for years. I’ve been indignant (As if! I work my tail off, thank...