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2017 in Review

2017 was sweet as a peach! Together with 2016, this has been the most growing time in my life so far. When I have reflected on prior years, I have noticed lots of unseen change and growth (emotional, spiritual, etc). This year, however, was altogether different in the best ways. While I had lots of […]

December 31, 2017

Daily Life

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The 2017 Kyla Mary Blog Survey!

Goodness gracious, y’all! The Kyla Mary blog turns four at the end of the month! It has been such a delight and joy to share my heart in this space for the past four years. Readership grew more in 2017 than any year prior and I am grateful for everyone who takes time to visit […]

December 13, 2017


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Thinking Back on My Creative Journey and Business Dreaming

I am so thankful, y’all. I’m sitting at my new desk beside our first Christmas tree, with a sweet cinnamon candle flickering beside me. There’s still a little bit of coffee in my Make It Happen mug and I’m savoring every last drop – even if it’s gone cold. Nature’s confetti (snow) is falling outside. […]

December 12, 2017

For the Heart

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