Give Your Business a New Year Gift

Are you thinking about ways to expand on your business this year? Or maybe you want your family to be involved in your business efforts? Consider getting your business a gift this year. After all, who knows what your business really needs better than you. I’ve given my business a 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

Feeling Overwhelmed Financially at the Holidays? And a Challenge

There’s so much going on during the holiday season that it is common to feel overwhelmed financially and otherwise. It is a shame, really, that we have to feel this way during a time when we should be concentrating on family and friends. Clients pay late (sometimes even after the 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

All Time Best Articles and More on How to Live the Freelance Life

I know I recently published the Top 10 Posts of 2014, but I also wanted to do something a little different this year. I decided to go all the way back to the beginning to see what the most popular items for this blog have been since I started it. Continue Reading

I Bought Myself a Present, How About You?

Each year, during the months of November and December, I think about what I might want to get myself for Yule. I am single, so I can’t count on anyone to get me what I really want. And sometimes I do not know what I want until I see it, Continue Reading

20 Christmas Writing Prompts

Christmas is just around the corner. I know, it is hard to believe – but true! If you haven’t begun writing for this holiday yet, you will want to start now. The ideas here will aid you in getting started, then try come up with some of your own stuff. Continue Reading

Christmas Writing Prompts

  Who doesn’t like to write about Christmas? It is a very popular time of year. And there are so many topics to choose from. For instance:   Why not create a Christmas food guide with pictures, including everything from food gifts, to what to make for santa, the reindeer, Continue Reading

Use Your Holiday Memories

On the 26th of December, I suggested that you record your holiday memories. Now I want to suggest that you use these writings as the base for your writing – at least for the next few days. Why? Because the memories are fresh in your mind. You can pull your Continue Reading

Record Your Holiday Memories

Now is the time to record your memories from the holiday season. All the school plays and concerts. The holiday parties. The evenings reading Christmas or Yule stories by the fire. Think about the events, the characters of the people involved, and the emotions of the season. Start a journal, Continue Reading