Productivity is overrated: enjoy yourself on May 2-4 weekend

Man on a hammock at the beach

Productivity. It’s the buzzword on every entrepreneur’s lips nowadays, and has been for a number of years now. I’m guilty of using it too. I even have a category on this blog dedicated to productivity and a Pinterest board where I collect information about it. And I try to be as prolific as possible on this blog and beyond. Even

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January is long gone. How are those resolutions coming?

Desk with block letters spelling "dream" on the left, a piece of checkered paper and pencil on the lower left corner, and half of a hand shown on top of a laptop keyboard.

January is a busy month for commitment-makers. Every year, people ponder what they’ll accomplish in the year to come, and many make new year’s resolutions, hoping this will be the year they finally accomplish some long-held dream. But as January fizzles out, so do most resolutions. By the time Valentine’s Day comes around, most people have put their goals on

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How This Freelance Writing, Homeschooling Mom Stays Organized

How to Stay Organized When You Wear All the Hats: apps for freelance writers

I’m a freelance writing, homeschooling mom of 3 kids ages 8 and under (as of March 2018). A lot of people think I’m totally nuts trying to balance a near-full time job with homeschooling three kids. Yet others think I’m some kind of superwoman or supermom. But I’m not any of those things (OK, maybe I’m a little nuts).

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Writers (and other entrepreneurs): stop doing everything yourselves

Feeling overwhelmed? Stop Doing Everything Yourself!

Entrepreneurship is a funny thing. Most of us creative entrepreneurs start businesses because we enjoy having full control over our projects, and get a thrill from seeing something from its very beginning as an idea, through its development, to the final stages and then, the exciting final product. Unfortunately, this also means we’re not always the best masters of our

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FREE Apps to help you stay organized

Free apps to help writers stay organized

Here are some great apps to help you get organized! Please note that this post may contain affiliate links. To view our full affiliate disclosure, please click here. One of the problems for people with multiple interests is staying organized. We have so many projects on the go at once, that sometimes we get a little muddled. But it doesn’t

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