How Do You Show Yourself Some Love?

How Do You Show Yourself Some Love? Do you treat yourself to a massage? Mani pedi? Bubble bath? A trip to the gym? A glass of wine?  Or if you’re lucky, all of the above?! Because girlfriend ,if I can tell you one thing, it’s that you gots to treat yo’ self right!  ...

The Sliding Doors Of Life & Business

The sliding doors of life refer to the choices we make every day. Ever seen the movie Sliding Doors? Life  can change in an instant. Just like missing a train can change the course of your life. From dire choices like slamming on the gas and running that...

What Impact Do You Want To Have In This Lifetime?

What impact do you want to have in this lifetime? When I think about what kind of impact I want to have in this lifetime, I immediately think about my babies. I think about all the things I want to teach them, the things I want them to know deep down in their souls. I...

Is work giving you the dreary wearies?

“I’m a pout pout fish with a pout pout face, and I spread the dreary wearies all over the place.” - Deborah Diesen This is a line from Ava’s favorite book.  We read it everyday, giggle, make silly faces, and giggle some more. It’s one of my favorite things to do with...

Love is…. my family

    Mom life isn’t for the squeamish or faint of heart. Loving these munchkins is such a blessing, it really is, and on days like today I need to remind myself love displays itself in many ways. Love is… … my threenager screaming “it’s bullshit” as she runs...

The Power of Sharing Your Story

Stories Connect us to each other. Our stories, our history, they make us who we are. They are part of us.  Stories make us cry, they make us laugh, they motivate us to change, they enable us to communicate how we feel and connect to each other on an emotional level....

HOW FREELANCE WRITING HAS CHANGED MY LIFE

Taking that first step is always the hardest. When we first moved to Delaware I had every intention of getting a full time marketing job. But, then I went on several interviews, and left all of them feeling the same -- bleh.  Commuting, suits, 9-5, missing precious...

What You Should Post On Social Media To Promote Your Small Business

Consistently writing and posting on social media to promote your small business can seem daunting and overwhelming. It doesn’t have to be. When you have a social media strategy in place, along with a good writing system, and clear focus, you can bang out your posts in...

15 Tips To Kick Writer’s Block To The Curb

Writer’s block is real. It’s nasty. It’s a royal PIA. You have a blog post deadline or email campaign to write or you want to update your web content, but you just CAN’T find the words. You sit, you stare, you get up, you pace, you sit again, you type a sentence, you...

3 Ways To Incorporate Gratitude into Your Daily Routine

We all wear many hats, have crazy schedules, and at times want to pull our hair out.  Believe me, I've been there.  Juggling work, carting the kids to soccer, gymnastics, and jiu-jitsu, trying to make healthy dinners, and squeeze in me-time somewhere between it all,...