Healthy Freelancer’s Recipe: Shrimp Scampi Salad

This is one of the recipes I make when I know I’m going to be writing a lot, and not breaking much, especially during the warmer months. Other than the time it takes to make the shrimp scampi, it doesn’t take too terribly long to put this salad together. Continue Reading

Sit or Stand? Or Both?

I’m sure you’ve read the reports indicating how bad it is for you to sit at a desk all day. Writer’s are guilty of this, for sure. I have a desk job at the inn where I work, plus I write, sometimes for hours a day. How about you? How much sit-down time are you clocking in a day? Include in this count time spent in vehicles, watching television, and eating meals, and you can see how all that time sitting is adding up each day. Continue Reading

Healthy Freelancer’s Recipe: Simple Smoothie

I don’t know about you, but I’m not feeling the greatest after the holidays. I need to get back to my healthy eating strategy, so I’ve been working on that this week. Continue Reading

Why Taking A Break Never Fails

I might go all day, forgetting to eat and exercise. Forgetting to relax. Other times, I work so many days in a row, that, even though I’m breaking for meals and walks, I never feel rested. On these days, I’m generally working from the time I get up until late Continue Reading

What does the New Year Symbolize?

I scheduled this article for earlier in the month, but I wanted to think about the subject a bit more before writing. To think about what this year really means for me, and what it might mean for others. You learn things over time. Like, what is truly important to Continue Reading

Healthy Freelancer’s Recipe: Turkey Soup for the Crock-Pot

With the colder weather, we tend to cook more time consuming and heartier meals. Using a crock-pot allows us to cook all day without standing over the stove and basting meat every hour or so. Simply throw the ingredients into the crock, cover, and slow cook all day. And you Continue Reading

Benefits Of Working Outside

Have I mentioned that I love taking my work outside? I do. I love being out in the fresh air. Unfortunately, I rent. My neighbors don’t stop to think that I may be too busy to hang out when they notice me out there typing away. So I cannot work Continue Reading

Healthy Freelancer’s Recipe: Fruit Infused Water

It is important that we have enough energy each day to keep up with all we have to accomplish. Fruits add much needed nutrients to any diet. From Vitamin C to Potassium, you can’t go wrong if you have at least one a day. The Myriad of nutrients protect our Continue Reading