Top 10 Ways to Get Things Done

I have a confession to make. I’m not always the most organized person, though I am trying to get better at all the organizational stuff. It takes time, through trial and error, for some of us to pull of organized, and I’m learning new things each year. I’ve spent a Continue Reading

Write Now, Publish Later

This article was originally posted to the blog on January 13, 2013. It has been updated and was added to the content of my recent eBook, Organize Your Space and Stuff. All of the pre-2015 organizational articles, with the exception of What is Your Theme Word? Mine is Prepare were Continue Reading

Freelance Ponderings and Advice, The Archives

I’ve been wanting to move my newsletter, Freelance Ponderings and Advice, from Tumblr for quite some time. I love Tumblr and plan to use it in the future, but I needed a little more creative freedom with the newsletter. I think the new platform will work better. I chose to Continue Reading

Cleaning Up

It’s necessary to clean up your blog or site every so often, be it at the new year or during your spring or fall cleanup efforts. Blogs and sites get bogged down with previously important information, too many ads in too many places, and numerous links in the sidebar that Continue Reading

Time to Spring Clean Your Career!

I don’t know about you, but I love the sunny days of spring. We happen to be having one such day now, though it has been cloudy most of the month so far. Thankful for today, I’ve decided a post on spring cleaning our careers is in order. What are Continue Reading

Make Your Work Surroundings More Pleasing

I don’t know about you, but I spend a lot of time in my work space (A.K.A. my room.) It was a little drab and didn’t even have a desk until recently. Not my idea of an ideal work space, but I was thankful for what I had. Recently I Continue Reading

Published! Organize Your Space and Stuff

Wow! It has been such a crazy, busy year so far. And it is only February 7th. Now, with four stories published and this book, I’m feeling incredibly accomplished. All the work that kept me up late nights last year is paying off in the form of these five eBooks 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

Creative Storage Container Ideas for Your Office

All you have to do is look. Why not bring along the family, or your closest friends, and make a day of it. Shoot for a flea market a couple of hours away. Get there early, and have a look around. What can you find? Old, large baskets to hold Continue Reading