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A Year to Live

A Year to Live

This year I have embarked on an experiment to live this year as if it were my last.  To be honest I'm not really sure what that will look like but in this episode I'm talking about what's coming up for me already, and some questions that I'm asking myself.

If you would like to follow along I will be sharing mostly on Instagram @maringhiga


Show Notes:

12experiments project

Maring's Instagram

Sarah Natsumi Moore Instagram

Wonder Moves with Whitney Lawless-31 days to listen to body

Naropa University

A Year to Live book-Stephen Levine

Messy Middle Podcast with Sarah Natsumi Moore 12exp.

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050 On Year Long Projects: My 12 Experiments

050 On Year Long Projects: My 12 Experiments

If your someone who has ever had an interest in doing a year long project this episode will hopefully provide you with the inspiration to do one yourself.  If you asked me 2 years ago if I thought this was possible for me, I would have told you that I never follow through on long term projects and that I am just not the type of person who completes these sorts of things.  

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037 Elise Blaha Cripe: On the Power of Trying and Making Bold Moves

037 Elise Blaha Cripe: On the Power of Trying and Making Bold Moves

I'm Elise and I make stuff. That's who I am and that's my job.

I started a blog in 2005 because I wanted to share my thoughts with the Internet. A year later, I began sharing craft projects and tutorials. In 2008, I opened my first online shop and since then, I have made and sold everything from letterpress prints to wooden plant stands.

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008 Sarah Moore: On Facing Fears and Year Long Projects

Sarah Natsumi Moore is a commercial and editorial photographer based in Austin, Texas. Having previously worked as the in-house creative for the largest travel magazine in The Netherlands, she is now enjoying the sunny freelance life in the lone star state.

It was so much fun interviewing Sarah.  When I meet people who are part of my tribe it makes me feel less like I belong somewhere.   For most of my life I have felt like the black sheep struggling to ‘fit in’ with the mainstream ways, and when I read Sarah’s blog I knew I had found a kindred spirit.  Sarah Moore is both funny and witty and a great example of someone who is willing to overcome her fears and put her work out there. 

We talked about her 12 Experiments project: which is her personal year long project of doing a different experiment a month for a year. 

The challenges of doing long term projects.  

Facing Fears- creating healthier habits 

Being ok with feeling like a hot mess

How having type A friends is so helpful, but also remembering that we help our type A friends too.

Show Notes:

12 Experiments


Raise your hand say yes

Lisa Congdon- personal projects

Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Social Media Detox

Ice Cream will Save the Day