The 2019 Kara Layne & Co Blog Planner

Last week we launched the 2019 Kara Layne & Co Blog Planner – the most valuable and comprehensive blog planner out there for content creators. The backstory about this planner started three years ago and it was something that I wanted for myself. After trying multiple tools and printable planners out there, I realized that […]

November 13, 2018


Business Advice from the Dinner Table

Every time my kids leave the dinner table, I repeat the same phrase night after night… “Clean your plate”… (I bet you never thought you might get business advice from the dinner table, huh?) The reason is, if they don’t, all of the dinner remnants end up in the sink along with all the dirty dishes […]

October 29, 2018


How to Batch Your Work for Ultimate Productivity

One thing I don’t think you can ever prepare yourself for in being a business owner is the juggling act you are constantly performing. Especially as a creative professional / solopreneur. The amount of things that you feel being thrown at you along with the things you choose to add to your own plate can […]

August 14, 2018


I’d Like You to Meet Celeste

If you have been here for awhile you know that this journey of entrepreneurship has been a solo one. For years I have handled all of the many things I add to my plate all on my own and in full transparency – sometimes I did it really well and other times not so much. […]

July 31, 2018


Five Tips to a Better First Impression Online

If you are one of my subscriber friends, you have enjoyed this info and free download for yourself for awhile now. And the reason I am sharing it here is because there is an all-new bigger, better freebie being released next week. If you aren’t s subscriber friend, be sure and join in the fun […]

July 26, 2018


Branding and Design for Michael Thomas Salon

When Keri came to me she expressed a vision for creating an online extension of their physical salon. Their salon was in the process of moving locations to a bigger and better spot and she wanted their online presence to exude the welcoming and high end feel that their customers are greeted with when they […]

July 24, 2018


The Mod Look Book Design Template

I am so thrilled to finally be in a place to churn out more beautiful products for the Kara Layne & Co. Shop, but mostly for YOU. The reason the shop was even started in the first place way back when was because I wanted beautiful designs to be available at an affordable price for […]

July 20, 2018


Branding and Website Design for Tiffany Webster

I’m a bit behind on sharing launched projects over the past year due to ALL THE THINGS, but I am so excited to get back to it now that I have made more room here on Kara Layne & Co. to get back to all things design and branding. Tonight I am sharing with you […]

July 17, 2018


July Mood Board

Back in May I curated visuals that completely scream summer here in the Arizona desert. However, when I think about summer for the opposite coast? Well, let’s just say it’s that all-american, jumping off the dock with your Golden Retriever before heading to that crab boil at your friend’s house in the Cape kind of […]

July 12, 2018


And Then There Were Two

They call us multi-passionate entrepreneurs. Which sounds a lot better than “one person, too many ideas” I guess. When I first heard that phrase I suddenly felt understood, justified and supported. Going through my whole life as the crazy creative one with wild ideas and too many ambitions, my energy and soul finally felt calm. […]

July 10, 2018


Simplifying Life and Laundry with P&G

This post has been sponsored by P&G Fabric Care. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  You all know that Amazon and I have been in a long term and very committed relationship which is why I am so excited to tell you about some special Amazon deals that you don’t want to miss. I’m […]

July 1, 2018


Dear Blake

My dearest Blake, We have had ten sweet years together, darling. Ten years filled with wonderful memories, moments that have made us giggle so hard that our sides hurt as well as some rough patches. I have stories upon stories of moments that you have struggled through when it comes to putting yourself out there. […]

June 19, 2018