Life Lessons, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

The Crazy-popular Create Your Shining Year planners + goal workbooks are BACK

  IT’S TIME! For all of my Leonie Dawson loving besties, the 2017 Workbooks are ready to order! Grab 2017 by the short hairs and purchase your goal/biz/life planning books ASAP because supplies are limited. If I was to name one thing that has made a huge impact for me over the last two years,… Read More The Crazy-popular Create Your Shining Year planners + goal workbooks are BACK

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

My very first Huffington Post Article! Forget Setting Goals: Focus on Your End Game

I have always, always, always wanted to write for the Huffington Post. Who wouldn’t?! HuffPo is like the Time Magazine of the online world. The desire to be a HuffPo Contributor has lingered on my Bucket List for many years and I am now proud to say…I made it! I am now published on the… Read More My very first Huffington Post Article! Forget Setting Goals: Focus on Your End Game

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Advice from Mom: What Savvy Biz Owners Have Learned About Success

I love my mom. She’s folksy and country-fried and, as a retired person in her late 70’s, can barely send a text or use Facebook. But I love her. Her sage wisdom has carried me far in life. Little childhood gems like “Sit up straight, listen when you’re being spoken to and respect your elders.” or my absolute… Read More Advice from Mom: What Savvy Biz Owners Have Learned About Success

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Reflect and Reset- Creating a “Think Week” like Bill Gates

Ahhh September. Summer is waning and autumn is starting to peek around the corner. I love this time of year for many reasons and yes, one of them is that the kids are finally back in school. (insert Happy Dance here) Now that the house is quiet again, and I can actually form an uninterrupted thought,… Read More Reflect and Reset- Creating a “Think Week” like Bill Gates

Money Making Ideas, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

What it Takes to Be a Virtual Assistant: Systems and Strategies for Sustainability

“The first time I tried to work from home full-time (years and years ago), I kind of failed at it.” Those are the words of one of my favorite WAHM gurus, Sagan Morrow. Sagan went on to share the fact that she LOVED freelancing and working from home, but once she took the leap to… Read More What it Takes to Be a Virtual Assistant: Systems and Strategies for Sustainability

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Create a Homebase-BlueHost’s One Day Web Hosting Sale!

It’s a One Day FLASH SALE from BlueHost! Get web hosting at the killer rate of only $2.95/mo for 12 months.* BlueHost Website Hosting: All businesses need a “homebase” or a website where clients can learn more about you and contact you there for services as well. BlueHost Website hosting is also where you buy domain names, ideal… Read More Create a Homebase-BlueHost’s One Day Web Hosting Sale!

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

How a Virtual Assistant Differs from a Regular Employee

  Thaleia Maher from Something2Offer and I have joined forces to co-create a series this month called What it Takes to Be a Virtual Assistant. She and I have had so many valuable discussions about being virtual assistants and working from home that we decided to get serious about this topic and create something that will… Read More How a Virtual Assistant Differs from a Regular Employee

blogging basics, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

The Importance of Using Images in your Blog

  People like looking at pretty things. It’s no secret. We love to look at images of food, babies, DIY, crafts and motivational stuff, all while murmuring, oohhh and ahhhh. But images on social media are more than just eye candy. The Importance of Using Images in your Blog Images are an eye-catching tool that… Read More The Importance of Using Images in your Blog