Month: November 2016

Mixed Media Art Experiment

Mixed Media Art Experiment

I like to try new things, especially artsy or creative things.  I don’t care if I’m not good at it.  I enjoy the process of stretching my creative boundaries.  One of my creative experiments was into mixed media art–combining original photos with public domain vintage […]

Photoshoot Dorothy from Wizard of Oz

Photoshoot Dorothy from Wizard of Oz

I love to do themed photoshoots with costumes and makeup.  I love this one of Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz.  All images copyright © Jennifer Manges      

Don’t Judge Your Offering

Don’t Judge Your Offering

My past is littered with the remains of projects judged, attempts ridiculed and efforts condemned. Sadly, I am the one who caused the death of these offerings. I used to walk through this graveyard and feel self-loathing, but today, if I happen to visit a […]

Just Because You Feel It, Doesn’t Make it True

Just Because You Feel It, Doesn’t Make it True

There are these crazy things in our bodies called emotions. We love the positive ones. But we hate the negative ones. And we expend an awful lot of energy trying to ignore them when they feel yucky. The problem with that is we can’t move […]

3 Quick Tips to Boost Confidence Immediately

3 Quick Tips to Boost Confidence Immediately

1). Stand up Tall They say Psychology follows physiology. Straighten your spine, pull your shoulders back, feel the confidence rise within you.   2). Make Eye Contact and Smile at People Making eye contact with others and smiling immediately communicates that you are confident, friendly […]