Category archives: Goals

March 2017 Goals (& our 90 day Rocks!)

March 2017 Goals (& our 90 day Rocks!)
I'm going to share a brief little story that has helped me SO much over the past year. It's a little cheesy, but stick with me, because it's really good! ••• One time there was a professor, and he filled a big glass jar with a bunch of rocks. He asked his class, "Is this jar full?" Of course his students said yes! But then he reached under his table and filled t[...]

February 2017 Goals

February 2017 Goals
Adorable mugs (the perfect Valentine's gift!) can be found at Lettered Life! This February, my word is "prepare." I want to prepare for a new 2017 team (new studio assistant + 3 new interns), prepare for upcoming courses I'll be launching on Film Photography and Team building (follow @nancyrayshop to stay in the loop!), I want to prepare for romance and a healt[...]

2017 Book List

2017 Book List
Many people have been asking: "Are you continuing your book club for 2017?" So I want to address that first thing! No, not exactly. I won't be continuing my Book Club for 2017 the same way I have for 2016. That was a one time, 12 month intensive to re-read all of my most like changing books my 30th year of life. BUT, there are a few things that I WILL continue [...]

30K for 30: the backstory

30K for 30: the backstory
To Donate, Click Here When I wrote down "raise 30,000 for a ministry" last December as I was planning for my 2016 goals, I freaked out a little bit. It seemed to big, and it still seems to big. But something inside me just knew I couldn't scratch it out and run from it - it was written down in sharpie on my giant white poster board, staring back at me. It was the g[...]

Raising 30K for 30!

Raising 30K for 30!
There's nothing like setting out to achieve a MASSIVE goal for 2016 with 2 weeks left in the year, right? Well, that's just what I'm doing. I'm setting out to raise $30,000 for Dressember: an organization committed to raising awareness and money to free modern day slaves. I have 18 days!!! Here's what you need to know: YOU CAN DONATE HERE I've bec[...]