20-year writer & mktg coach for small business entrepreneurs, at aripemango.com. || My topics: good, simple marketing writing and the magic of minimalism.
A child reading a story to her stuffed bear.
A child reading a story to her stuffed bear.
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Smiling woman wearing a green silk shirt.
Smiling woman wearing a green silk shirt.
Photo licensed from Adobe Stock by author.


Little girl coloring on the floor.
Little girl coloring on the floor.
Photo licensed from Adobe Stock by the author.


Woman placing hands over her heart to signify good intentions.
Woman placing hands over her heart to signify good intentions.
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A graphic with a question with a screenshot of the question from a Facebook post.
A graphic with a question with a screenshot of the question from a Facebook post.


A post-purging photo of the author’s minimalist living room that nevertheless has toys, books, and clothes strewn about.
A post-purging photo of the author’s minimalist living room that nevertheless has toys, books, and clothes strewn about.
Image of the author’s minimalist, yet messy, living room. Photo by the author.


A small, unpretentious restaurant table with the menu behind on a whiteboard.
A small, unpretentious restaurant table with the menu behind on a whiteboard.
As unpretentious as a restaurant can get. Photo is a screenshot the author took from a documentary about the restaurant.


Image of woman brushing her teeth.
Image of woman brushing her teeth.
Photo licensed from Adobe Stock by author.

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