Go on a Personal & Creativity Retreat

Not that you really have to go anywhere, I plan to take mine right at home – and in the general area. Or, if you prefer, a trip away from home would also be wonderful.  I was filling out my notebook, reading on Leonie Dawson’s blog, when I came across Continue Reading

Keep Learning

One thing I have learned over the years is it is important to keep learning. Whether you have a diploma, a degree, and/or 20 years of experience does not matter. There is always something new to learn. Something that will benefit you in one way or another. There are many Continue Reading

Get Out and Do Things

Getting out to do things is as important a part of life as family, friends, and working toward career goals. It is not good to stay inside all the time, even though some winters are so bad you can’t help it. I know. I have asthma, and extreme cold keeps Continue Reading

NaNoWriMo: Keepin’ it Real, Keepin’ it Healthy

Embed from Getty Images With NaNoWriMo starting November 1st, it is a good idea to start thinking about how to get through that month as smoothly as possible. We want to come through the other end in relatively good health, physically and mentally. November, after all, is a darn stressful, Continue Reading

My Top 10 Tips for the Freelance Writer

  Freelance writing is not always easy. It can be time consuming, and sometimes we may not know where to go from the point we are at. The important thing is to keep going. Here are my top 10 tips to help you along your way: Write first. Spend the Continue Reading

Staying Healthy

Staying healthy is an important aspect of life. It can be difficult to do this when you have a solitary freelance career, depending on your concentration. A writer spends a lot of time sitting. A photographer may not be placing themselves in enough social situations. There are many areas of Continue Reading

Combining Exercise, Meditation and Good Nutrition

It is not difficult for the freelancer to live a healthy lifestyle by combining exercise with meditation and good nutrition. Doing so will ensure that you stay fit, or that you lose needed weight and tone up your body and mind. Take an evening when you can sit and relax Continue Reading

Healthy Eating Tips for the Freelancer

You may have noticed that I have been concentrating some on health topics, both physical and mental, here on the blog. I have written about the benefits of both Yoga and Meditation, and would now like to touch upon healthy eating habits for the freelancer. Eating healthy is just as Continue Reading

Yoga Benefits for the Freelance Writer

A freelancers career can be a stressful one at times, particularly if you are just starting out on this new path or you are facing strict deadlines for couple of projects. You may feel that you do not have the time or energy to exercise during these periods, but doing Continue Reading