Adult Coloring, Best Of, WAHM

How Adult Coloring and Bullet Journaling have Tamed my World

When you first think of coloring, you might think of children excitedly coloring in books with their favorite cartoon characters. But there’s a trend that involves the Bigger Humans getting involved in this fun activity. Then there’s Bullet Journalling…I’ve gone on and on about how freaking awesome they are for getting your life and business… Read More How Adult Coloring and Bullet Journaling have Tamed my World

Best Of, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Planners, Resource Bundles and Podcasts this Lady Boss Recommends

As my busy life gets busier, I’m continually on the look-out for the things that act as workarounds, short-cuts, and hacks. After all, there’s only so many minutes in a day and I really need to never lose sight of what can make my already packed schedule flow smoother. I also have a “thing” for… Read More Planners, Resource Bundles and Podcasts this Lady Boss Recommends

Mom Bossing, Social Media for Authors, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Feeling Frazzled? Try a Social Media Slow DOWN

Social media seems to change faster and faster every year. Let me correct that; every WEEK. What was once “the-uber-best-hot strategy” can be viewed as “so last year” in just a few months. The learning curve with social media can be steep, and some folks feel as if keeping up with trends, strategies, and changes… Read More Feeling Frazzled? Try a Social Media Slow DOWN

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

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

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

The Time-Saving Work-Around that Savvy Solopreneurs Use!

**some of these links are affiliate links If you know me, you know I am uber committed to squeezing as much work out of my daily limited time. From the moment I drop the kids off at school, to the moment I pick them up, I am a time-concious-grind-out-as-much-work-as-possible-BEAST. Why, because after 3:30, life is… Read More The Time-Saving Work-Around that Savvy Solopreneurs Use!

Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Work at Home Parent Pro Tip | ALWAYS Stay Ahead of Deadlines

At this very moment, my community is “digging out from under” a massive SuperCell Thunderstorm that hit our area Sunday night. The damage is big. The damage is widespread. The cell, which has been likened to a Category 1 Hurricane (unheard of in Minnesota) pretty much leveled many areas in our beautiful Brainerd Lakes Area.… Read More Work at Home Parent Pro Tip | ALWAYS Stay Ahead of Deadlines