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Fierce Fabulous Females on Instagram

By on March 31
Fierce Fabulous Females on Instagram EclecticEvelyn.com

I love Instagram and I love seeing everyone’s photos from all over the world.  Instagram gives you a glimpse into a person’s life through their eyes. I’m not a big fan of the stylized “perfect pics” I much prefer the ones of everyday life.  I wanted to share a few of my favorites from March. In honor of Women’s History Month, I decided to go with the theme of Fierce Fabulous Females. I hope you enjoy the selection and please take a moment to share the love. Like the photos, follow the accounts that interest you and make sure to follow me on Instagram.

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Insomnia Hangover No Alcohol Added

By on March 6
Insomnia Hangover No Alcohol Added EclecticEvelyn.com

Today I am not firing on all cylinders.  As a matter of fact, I am misfiring at best. I feel like my head is in a different plane of existence; one in which all rational thought is unattainable; where all grammar and rules of common sense do not apply. I feel as if I am on cold medication without the benefit of the sleepiness.

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Tangible Assets Versus Overhead in Nonprofits

By on January 7
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One of the most important things I tried to get funders to understand was that tangible assets did not make a nonprofit run.  Computers, paper, books, markers do not make a community center run.  It is wonderful to find funders who will cover the costs of these items but the real work is done by the people. People who have families to support. People who need to get paid. Not only people but things like overhead costs of rent and utilities on the buildings. Money for transportation and childcare.

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Time

By on January 2

I have noticed that the older I become the faster time moves. I remember when I was young it seemed like days lasted forever and I couldn’t wait to be a grownup. Well, being a grownup is not all that it is cracked up to be. I really miss those days of no bills and frivolous worries like do my socks match my outfit or if a certain person is going to sit next to me today, but I digress… Ah to be young again. I wish that I had savored that time more. Now it seems that no sooner do I wake up then it is time to go to bed again leaving me with a long list of things I wanted to do today undone.

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