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Self Image & Finding My Personal Style

JORD provided me with a watch to review, and a giveaway for you at the bottom of this post, but all opinions are my own. This post also includes affiliate links. See my disclosures here.  It's been a long time since I shared a personal post with you all, and I thought this post would be a good opportunity.  Sometimes I just feel overwhelmed by all of the things going on in my life both personally and professionally, and I usually just freeze up and avoid blogging. This time I'm going to write through the overwhelmed feeling, and share what's on my mind and a bit of my heart today. Hopefully it allows you to see a little bit of me, Nina, the actual person behind this blog! I have been attending conferences and other blogging and small business events for years at which I have heard the same advice that "video is the future of blogging" and "YOU are your brand". If my own YouTube-obsessed children are any indication, the future is going to be highly visual, and people will rightfully want to see more of a person than just the projects on a particular blog. I get it, I really do, I just have one issue... I am desperately camera shy. I don't mean in a "Meh, I don't love the camera" kind of way. I mean in a cold sweats, instant sour face, completely un-photogenic way. Mack took the photos for this post, and I drove him crazy by making him show me each one so I could analyze … [Read More...]