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Lasting Advice from Dr. Seuss

Recently I revisited the Dr. Seuss books with my toddler, and WOW! I’d forgotten how truly inspiring they are! From imagination: “Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!” To trying something new: “You do not like them, so you say. Try them, try them and you may!” To a positive life outlook: “From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere.” To acceptance: “…they decided that Sneetches are Sneetches, And no kind of Sneetch is the best on the beaches.” With each book I share with my daughters, I’m grateful for the life lesson they learn through Dr. Seuss’s imaginative drawings and lighthearted rhyming tales. I could quote Dr. Seuss forever, but for...

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Not to Fear

This week I had the opportunity to grab a coffee with a couple friends who I haven't seen in months. They are two amazing ladies and I'm so grateful to have them in my life! One of these fabulous women started her own business about a year ago, and the other lovely woman has many ideas of what she wants to do, but has yet to embark on her journey. In delving deeper into her goals, one of the things we talked about was fear. I had a lot of fear when setting out to start Ilsa Fragrances and create Infinite No 1. Fear is paralyzing, but eventually the desire to achieve your dream and change your situation for the...

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Welcome 2017!

We’re so excited to start the New Year with you, but first let’s say adieu to 2016! For me, 2016 was an incredible year filled with hope, love, trial and success.With hope, I started the journey of creating Infinite No 1; in love, I had the support of friends and family during the trials of Infinite No 1’s creation, and the success of its launch on September 15, 2016. But this was only half of my incredible year - the birth of my second daughter added to the hope, love, trial and success of 2016. Four days before the launch of Infinite No 1, I went into the hospital with life threatening pregnancy complications. The baby successfully came into the...

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