Meeting My Writing Goals

How are you doing with your goals? Are you working diligently to meet them? I hope so, because I’d like to think you are enjoying the process as much as I am. I’ve been working so hard on my goals this year; on things I’ve wanted to accomplish for the Continue Reading

Review: Rock Your To-Do List: Get to Your Biggest Goals Faster, With Less Stress, in Only 15 Minutes a Day

By Lain Ehmann, MPA Kindle Price: .99 for a limited time. Read on KindleUnlimited for FREE. (80 pages) I received a review copy of this book from Lain, a life and business coach, and was so excited to be reading about a different way to rock my to-do list! I’m Continue Reading

Multiple Streams of Income (And a Goal Met!)

I’ve read it is important to have multiple streams of income. I’m seeing the value in this more and more, as time goes by. It used to be easier for me to just concentrate on one thing at a time, either fiction or nonfiction goals, but I am learning how Continue Reading

Why do People Make Resolutions?

There are many reasons people make resolutions. From a freelancer’s point of view, they might make one to: Simplify their business processes. Send 5 queries every month. Write a long blog post every week, with such extras as statistics, a photograph, polls, action steps, and more. Create one new piece Continue Reading

Plan Now for an Easier Holiday Season

Another holiday season is behind us. All the craziness is over, and we can all relax. Breathe.  At least for a little bit. I posted some New Year goal ideas the other day, if you haven’t  read it yet, as well as a few updates about what I have going Continue Reading

It’s That Crazy, Busy Time of Year

The holiday season is now in full swing. As freelancers, we are busy trying to keep up with all aspects of our lives. Family and friends. Holiday parties. Special events. Cooking and baking. Shopping. Gift wrapping. Freelancing. Taking care of our homes, and ourselves. There doesn’t seem to be enough Continue Reading

Let’s Get Those Projects Finished Before The Holidays

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been busily working toward getting some projects done before the holidays. There are some things that I want to complete before Thanksgiving and the other holidays, in an effort to have less to do from mid-autumn through just after the new year. What Continue Reading

Back-to-School: Preparing Your Business And Your Family For A Smooth Transition

Many freelancers limit the amount of time they spend on work during the summer months, to fit more easily with their family’s schedule. Understandable. We want to spend time with them, enjoying activities and downtime together. When the time comes for children to go back to school, the freelancer resumes Continue Reading

Notebooks: Keeping Track of Ideas

Keeping track of ideas is important. After all, these ideas are what will keep your blogs, channels, websites, and more going when you need to add more content.  You don’t want to lose the ideas you come up with, but it is near impossible to get to all of them Continue Reading

Code Word: Simplify

My theme for 2015 is simplify, which I mentioned in Do You Have a Theme Word for 2015? I Do. I thought I’d post an update on how this is going. This basket used to hold all these things. But, my sister gave me an amazing gift so I now Continue Reading