Journal Entries tagged - Encouragement

  • “Begin again.”

    At some point in time, all of us will face seemingly insurmountable challenges in life. Lost jobs. Failed marriages. Health issues. I often don’t quite know what to say – maybe because I have faced many of the same challenges in my own life. “Keep your chin up!” “Things will get better!” “Hang in there!” […]

  • Celebrate Diversity!

    It’s an honor for Design With Heart to share a card that is both encouraging and also celebrates diversity and difference. Your support of an LGBT person can make a real difference in way they see themselves and the way they see the world. We invite you to take a look at our full product […]

  • How about a boost of encouragement?

    We designed this greeting card with the hope that it might be a form of connection – a gentle encouragement – a way to let someone know you stand with them, that they are understood and they are cared for and loved. Know someone who could benefit from an encouragement boost? Purchase our “you can” […]

  • Amazing!

    Send a smile to a friend, coworker or loved one with a greeting card that tells them just what you feel – that they are special and amazing! Personally, I need to start passing this card out to our wonderful friends and family who have supported us through my husband’s cancer journey. And I need […]

  • Out of nothing, something

    Out of nothing, something. I will be honest. When Donna Baker and I first started working on the concept of this card, I couldn’t get the Air Supply power ballad “Making Love Out of Nothing at All” out of my head. And you know I love me some Bonnie Tyler. (I’m sorry I mentioned it […]

  • Encouragement Greeting Cards

    It can be difficult to be true to yourself if you have no idea who you are. So often we identify with who we’ve been in the past, holding onto bad memories and assuming they have to define us. Or we think about who we should be – things we want to have, how to […]

  • Power to the Peaceful

    If I’m being honest, the headlines today make me shudder. War. Aggression. Corruption. Families being torn apart. Sometimes it just seems to be too much to take in. Design With Heart is proud to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with audacious peacemakers. We wanted to create a card that celebrates those who are doing the crucial work of […]

  • Pride Cards

    We’ve got PRIDE, yes we do! We’ve got PRIDE, how about you? At Design With Heart, we think modern love is all about inclusion. It’s about marriage equality. It’s about respecting the idea that families come in all shapes, sizes and colors. It’s about living an authentic life. It’s about believing in the power of LOVE. […]

  • Encouragement Cards by Design With Heart

    One day at a time. I’ve heard it my whole life. But since my husband’s Acute Myeloid Leukemia diagnosis, it has taken on a whole new meaning. As a natural worrier, it has been a struggle to not allow the fear of tomorrow rob us of the joy of today. A friend of ours recently […]

  • New Encouragement Card

    Shine Your Light! Some of our favorite Design With Heart cards are the ones that’s aren’t about birthdays, anniversaries or holidays. They are just simple sentiments, sharing messages of encouragement, inspiration and kindness. Order Design With Heart products right from our website or visit one of the over 150 stores now carrying Design With Heart products. Retailers wishing to place a wholesale order may visit our […]

  • You did it!

    Congratulations Greeting Card Know someone who has gone the extra mile to achieve a goal? Shoulda, Coulda, Woulda be damned! You’ll find lots of uses for our versatile Congratulations greeting card. Keep a few on hand to let ’em know you are proud of their accomplishment. Order Design With Heart products right from our website or visit one of […]

  • Inspirational & Encouragement

    Inspiration and Encouragement Greeting Cards from Design With Heart “Kindness and honesty can be expected only from the strong.” Know anyone who is doing a great job of leading by example? Let them know they are making an impact! Some of our favorite Design With Heart cards are the ones that’s aren’t about birthdays, anniversaries or holidays. […]

  • Class of 2018!

    Dream. Believe. Achieve. Congratulate new graduates in style with our empowering new Graduation Card. Printed on premium paper, the words “Class of 2018” are called out in silver ink. Includes shimmered silver envelope. Need these personalized? Email us at for a custom orders. Order Design With Heart products right from our website or visit one of the over 150 stores […]

  • 2017 Graphic Design Award Winner!

    “I believe that telling our stories, first to ourselves and then to one another and the world, is a revolutionary act.”  — Janet Mock At Design With Heart, we believe that everyone should have the same political, economic, cultural, personal, and social rights. We’re an inclusive line of greeting cards – we look to inspire […]

  • She believed she could, so she did

    Design with heart is proud to encourage the empowerment of women! For a list of over 100 retailers and places where you can purchase Design With Heart products, visit Or, if you wish to place a retail or wholesale order, just visit our website at

  • Here’s to Strong Women

    I have been blessed to be a father of a strong-willed daughter. Those of you who know Maria, know exactly what I’m talking about. She has moxie. She has spunk. She is strong, smart and motivated. I couldn’t be prouder of her. I found the following article on the PBS Parenting website to be enlightening and […]

  • What’s Up Buttercup?

    Missing your friend or just want to say hello? Send a cheerful spring greeting with this sunny greeting card! About this card: This 5″x7″ card is printed on 110# Neenah Classic Crest Solar White Paper and comes with the shimmered silver paper envelope as shown. This card is blank inside – ready for your own unique […]

  • You are my sunshine!

    Send a greeting card guaranteed to make ’em smile! The classic ‘You Are My Sunshine’ lyric and our stylish geometric graphic make this the perfect way to remind someone special how much they mean to you. Supplied blank inside ready for you to write your own message and with a shimmered silver envelope. Also available as a print, please see the framed art prints section on our website. […]