About Topaz

Topaz is an inspirational blogger and photographer building a tribe of beautiful souls creating a beautiful life. Find me on Instagram: @artofabeautifullife

I Want a New Life Giveaway

Enter now to win a Kindle version of I Want a New Life by Michele Poydence. This is one of my all-time favorite fiction books. It is an inspiring story of three women who go on a kind of inner sojourn to transform their lives. They trust God as they step outside of their comfort zones and trust that the life they were meant to live is on the other side of it. Enter now for a chance to win!

2014-08-01T07:01:24+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|

30 Day Declutter Challenge: Less Equals More

As happy as we think buy stuff makes us, it comes with a price, not only the price we pay for it. We must give it space in our homes, and we must give our time take care of it. The Real Cost of Things Cost Space Time As I have started to think of things in this way, it makes me think a little differently when I am making buying choices. There are things that I think I want, but as I think about them in the context of what I am actually trading for these things...

2014-07-17T05:31:52+00:00 July 17th, 2014|

10 Ways to Be Contagious in an Epic Kind of Way

We have this one precious life to live, to give, to make a dent...in the Universe, and I am astounded at the power we have to change not only our lives but the lives of others, too.I have come to believe more than ever the PROFOUND impact we can have on others. Friends, this is POWERFUL stuff. It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things. -Leonardo Da Vinci

2014-07-15T18:11:58+00:00 July 15th, 2014|

The Magic Hair Product You’ve Been Looking For

The Magic Hair Product You've Been Looking For... I've found it. It makes my hair silky soft and gives it movement...something my hair never has. We are about to become best friends. I am just warning you in advance. You are going to love me after you read this.

2014-07-14T06:04:02+00:00 July 14th, 2014|

How to Start a Blog: What to Do and Where to Start

This is for everyone who has ever thought about starting their own blog but did not know where to start. How to Start a Blog is a series covering some of the decisions you will need to make and what you need to know to get started.

2014-07-15T06:47:43+00:00 July 11th, 2014|

Remembering Who You Are

We all need one of these pictures. It does not matter the age you are in the picture. Just find at least one picture of yourself where you shine, not just shine on the outside, but shine on the inside, too – you at the top of your game, confident and happy. Put these pictures where you can see them every day. And, remember, you do not have to find yourself. You just have to...(click to read more)

2014-08-22T23:55:26+00:00 July 8th, 2014|

7 Ways to Get More Blog Comments

We all love to get comments from readers. It is a nice feeling to know that someone is reading what we pour our hearts and souls into and spend hours writing, and they are moved to join in the conversation. But are we doing everything we can to encourage that and make it easy for our readers?

2014-07-15T06:50:20+00:00 July 7th, 2014|