How to Skyrocket Your Blog Views with a Facebook Page!

Facebook is a platform that has become very controversial in the past year with everything about Mark Zuckerberg coming to light. Back in April, I watched this video: ‘Zuckerberg Elected Trump – The TRUTH about Facebook Data Security‘ by Valuetainment. It made me rethink how I do marketing on my Facebook Page. I still use…read more

The Ultimate Rebranding Checklist + Free Printable

On April 27, 2018, I launched my rebranded blog ‘Daring to Inspire.’ The process of curating my rebranding strategy started almost a year before that. From the day I launched my blog “Heather’s Ambitions” I knew I was going to rebrand and had already started working towards that goal. By March of 2018, Everything was…read more

Start a Successful Blog in 11 Steps

When I started my blog 15 months ago, I had no idea how to make it a successful blog. I didn’t know what steps I needed to take to make it prosper and grow and leave an impact. Phrases like, “Search Engine Optimization” and “Email List” meant nothing to me. I thought that “Social Media…read more

10 Reasons You Should Write TODAY!

Growing up as a writer, meant that I would write whenever I could and on whatever I could. I have dozens of notebooks and documents that have my heart and soul spelled out with 26 different letters. My whole childhood,  I was either writing a story with my hands or in my head. I knew…read more

Why You Need to Start a Blog, TODAY!

For years, I wanted to start a blog, but countless fears and tons of self-doubt held me back. But on May 11, 2017, I faced all my fears and published my first blog post! I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life. The possibility that no one would believe in me, terrified…read more

12 C. S. Lewis Quotes to Live By

C. S. Lewis’s writings have been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. When I was a child, my dad read us “The Chronicles of Narnia” multiple times. As I grew up, I read more and more of his books and started finding his quotes all over the internet. The…read more

6 Tips to Be a Time Management Expert

Time Management is something that I have struggled with for as long as I can remember. Apparently, once you become an adult, you don’t magically become good at managing your time. I know, I’m shook too. Evidently, you actually have to implement tips and things to have a manageable schedule. Or to have a “schedule,”…read more

7 Different Types of Self-Care to Practice Every Day

Self-care has taken me a long time to learn. I’m the type of person who has a ‘go, go, go’ personality. I push myself as hard as I possibly can. Then, I’m forced to face the inevitable crash at the end. But on the other end of the spectrum, self-care has been one of the…read more

One Year of Dreams Becoming Reality | One Year Blogging Anniversary

Today is a huge milestone for me. One year ago today, I pushed publish on my very first blog post! That one little click was really hard to make, it symbolized the ending of one era of my life and the beginning of the next one. It was the first of many dreams to become…read more

A Letter to my 18-Year-Old Self | 18 Lessons from 18 Years of Life

Last Monday, I celebrated my 19th birthday (say what!?) But, a few weeks ago, I wrote out this little letter of lessons that I learned after I turned 18. And, I decided to share most of them with you! (Some of them are a little to personal for the internet lol) Well, here goes nothing:…read more

Healing Through Drawing

When I have a lot of bad days, one way I help my brain to go back to normal is through art. Drawing has been one of my passions since I was about 15. It’s kind of ironic, that it was about then that I started to notice that I would get nauseous when I…read more

Quotes to Think About for June 2017

Hey guys! Today I’m sharing 12 Quotes for you to think about! I’ve always been someone who loves quotes because other people have a way of explaining what I’m feeling better than I can. Broken Crayons Still Color the Same I love this quote because it reminds me that no matter what problems you have…read more

Confessions of an Anxious Brain (part 2)

Anxiety is weird. Anxiety makes me stress about everything. My least favorite sentence is “Just, calm down.”  My thoughts are literally, “I’d freaking love to ‘just calm down’ or to ‘just not worry about it.’  People tell me a lot to not worry about what I can’t control. For me, that’s like telling me to stop breathing….read more

What Truly Defines You?

“2 things define you. Your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything.” -Anonymous- I love this quote because it reminds me what is important in life: When you have nothing, all you really have is your character. And out of your character, your patience is one of the most important…read more

What is a Good Day with Anxiety? | Understanding Anxiety 101

Today we’re going to talk about understanding anxiety! More specifically, what I consider to be a good day with anxiety. For me, a good day means I was actually able to eat 3 full meals. When I’m in stressful situations and am having panic attacks I usually can’t eat. It’s honestly becoming almost normal for…read more

New Years Resolutions in June?

I decided to make a (hopefully) relatable post about New Years Resolutions and where I am half way through 2017. In December 2016 I remember being inspired to make some resolutions for 2017. Let’s recap and see how my thinking has changed. Because, honestly, my goals and what I want to be doing right now…read more

More than Narnia

“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but, because by it I see everything else.” C. S. Lewis I love this quote by C. S. Lewis and it is a good reminder of how we ought to live our lives. When God is first…read more

The Face Behind the Words

Hi, I’m Heather! I want to introduce you to the person behind the keys. Yesterday, I posted about my anxiety and really opened up for the first time. I don’t know why but I’m worried that people will forget about the real person here and only remember that I have anxiety. In reality, there is…read more

Confessions of an Anxious Brain

Anxiety, Depression, Schizophrenia, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Bipolar Disorder, Anorexia, Bulimia, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). I’m 18, why are these relevant to me? Well, they are all mental illnesses. Why are mental illnesses relevant to me you ask? They are very close to me because I am almost positive that I have an…read more

Quote of the Day

“The world is going to judge you no matter what you do, so live your life the way you want to.” anonymous Every time I try to explain what I want to do with my life to someone I think about this quote. It’s a good reminder to me that I need to live my…read more