The Nectar Collective

Melyssa Griffin is a graphic designer and blogger hailing from Los Angeles, California. You can usually find her on her blog, The Nectar Collective, where she uncovers positive vibes, spreads creativity, and talks about her corgi more than most people talk about their children. Join her for weekly goal-setting, out-of-the-box thinking, and a generous boost in happiness.

How and Why to Create a Media Kit for Your Blog (Free Template!)

I’ve been asked a few times if I’d do a post about how to work with brands as a blogger. As I finally went to write that tutorial, I realized that an important element...more

Public Service Announcement: You Don’t Have To Be Friends With Everyone

In romantic relationships, breakups happen all the time. They occur when a foreseeable future seems grim, when insurmountable issues arise, or most commonly, when things just aren’t working out. In fact, separations are so typical that we even have unofficial rules for them (e.g. It’s not cool to break up over text) and scripts of exactly how to perform them (e.g. “It’s not you, it’s me”) ....more

Why Having Two Desks Will Increase Your Productivity

When I talk to business owners, I feel like everyone’s...more

Melyssa’s Weekly Goals (Weekly Wishes is Retiring!)

Welcome to Weekly Wishes, a personal goal setting community where you can share your upcoming dreams and...more

5 Tips to Successfully Launch Your New Brand

Rebranding can mean a lot of things, but generally it refers to the process of reevaluating...more

6 Ways To Pamper Yourself at Home (For Cheap!)

Whether you’re finishing a difficult workweek or want to be rewarded...more

How to Choose the Right Sofa for Your Home

I recently moved to LA and was faced with one of those maybe-this-means-I’m-an-adult moments when I realized I needed more furniture to fill my larger...more

5 Actionable Steps You Can Take Towards Making Your Dreams a Reality

So you’ve got a dream, an ambition, a passion to do something new. It’s not something you always talk about or something you’re sure will ever even come to fruition, but it’s there. You find yourself thinking about it during the slow moments of your day or as you lie awake in bed ....more