How Ansel Adams Quotes Inspire Us to Live our Top Photographer Dreams

Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams was many things. To us living the dream of pro photography, his experience, lifetime of work and his notable quotes are a great reminder of how to live our dreams. These are some of my favorite Ansel Adams quotes: A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels in the deepest […]

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A Tribute to My Heroes For Father’s Day, Part II

Lisa Mom and Dad

It started as a simple walk in the woods known as “The Dingle,” just down the street from my childhood home, my brother Joey, my father and I holding hands and walking down the hillside into the thick of it, leaves and twigs crunching underfoot. I still remember that my dad was wearing a red bandana […]

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A Tribute to My Heroes For Father’s Day, Part I

Lisa Mom Luna

“I want to be a writer someday,” I said to my grandfather wistfully, dreaming of a time when I would publish books of my own. It seemed a far-off reality as I started college, perhaps an impossible dream, and at the very least an impractical one. Wasn’t it hard to make a living as a […]

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Paying to Get Ahead: The American Dream?

paying to get ahead

Well into my second year of blogging about my dream of achieving financial mastery, I am continually reminded that mastery of anything is as much about one’s head as it is about one’s behavior. Hence, I seem to be going through a period of re-thinking my thinking about money.For readers who are looking for some […]

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8 Top Items You Must Have to Create the Perfect Wine Country Dream Kitchen

Fresh artichokes from my vineyard garden.

I do not dream about cooking for my two children and husband every day. I do not fancy baking dozens of batches of cookies, cupcakes, lemon bars or berry pies on regular occasions for the vineyard and winery crew. No, I do not dream about it, because I do it now. Seriously, every day, from […]

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Travel Saturday: Escape to the Caribbean

Stonefield villa view

While 8 Women Dream continues to interview travel bloggers to write about their travel dreams on Saturday, resorts continue to email us letting us know about what they have to offer the travel dreamer. This week, Stonefield Estate Villa Resort and Spa wanted 8 Women Dream to showcase their facilities for those wishing to escape […]

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Learning How To Launch The Hallmark Way


Product launch dreams come in all sizes. I have to say that I would never consider any of my ideas on the same scale as a company like Hallmark. Most of you recognize the company and brand name of Hallmark as the greeting card company started in 1910.That feeling when you receive a card in […]

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