Sometimes I fall into what I like to call “ruts”. It doesn’t happen often and when it does it usually never lasts more than a week. But during these few days I feel like a blanket of depression engulfs me. There is usually nothing obvious that brings it on and sometimes it takes me a day or so to even realize that I am in one of these spells. I am, for the most part, a pretty positive person. A ... Read More about How to Fall In (And Get Out) of Ruts
When I started my first blog nearly two years ago I had no clue what I was getting into. I thought I will throw up some posts about how you can save money with coupons, people will come, and I’ll be rolling in the dough! ;) A couple months after starting the blog I realized – this is going to take a lot of work. With all of the reading I had done I determined that the best way for me to get any ... Read More about Rejection: Friend or Foe?
Time keeps on flying by and I have been one busy girl. I have been playing catch up the last week trying to tie up all of my loose ends. Here is a little bit of what’s been going on. Work Last Thursday was supposed to be my last day at the bookkeeping job but I didn’t get everything done that needed finishing. I don’t want to leave a mess for the girl taking over so I have been working my butt ... Read More about Life Update – A Little Catching Up!
Well it’s now time to cross a new bridge in the divorce department. He is dating and has brought another woman around my kids….and of course I get the news from my four year old. “I have a new friend mommy, her name is Riley.” My daughter sweetly announced as I picked her up from the babysitter’s house yesterday. “That’s good. Where did you meet Riley at?” I ask. Her response……..”I can’t ... Read More about How Should I Feel About Him Dating? (A little rant!)
In lieu of quitting one of my jobs I have been hustling trying to find different sources to replace the income. In the past week I have emailed nearly 20 websites asking if they need staff writers. My recent efforts have brought to light some of the things that these websites look for in their writers. Here are some qualifications you will need to have to become a freelance writer: Previous ... Read More about Getting Started Freelance Writing: What You Should Know.