How I Plan a Month’s Social Media Posts in 30 Minutes or Less

Hey everyone!  I've posted this on FB already, but thought it was a worthy share.  Here's some awesome tips for you that may help your month go a bit smoother.  Enjoy!  (Also, if you have tips, PLEASE SHARE!!) Find something that inspires you and write about it.  Your daily walk in the park, having a … Continue reading How I Plan a Month’s Social Media Posts in 30 Minutes or Less

Using Instagram For Your Business? Here’s Some Quick Tips!

Instagram is awesome.  If you know how to utilize it.  Here are 5 things I'd suggest from experience.  Know if you should use it.  It's not for every business.  But if you have a visual business (where seeing your product/service in action would help people see & understand what you do) & it's worth the … Continue reading Using Instagram For Your Business? Here’s Some Quick Tips!

Sometimes You Just Have to Stop & Plan…

Hey guys, I haven't actually written a post in forever.  But since little people have homework time, I decided to take the few minutes between checking math problems to give you an update.  Stuff has been a bit hectic.  Not because there was so much to do or because the tasks were hard, but because … Continue reading Sometimes You Just Have to Stop & Plan…

Don’t Get Shoved in a Box!

Hi guys, Just a quick post.  Many of you know I own a business or two (www.thejewelryladystore.com being my favorite).   I look to serve many types of people with different tastes.  But they all must like one thing: jewelry.  In an effort to serve my followers, I've come across many different blogs.  One "blogging rule" … Continue reading Don’t Get Shoved in a Box!

Is Your “Or” Keeping Your Boat From Moving?

Yeah, I can spell.  I know the difference between "or" and "oar".  However, one is a tool and the other can be a hindrance.  When God told us to start a business, we were quick to approach God with "Father, we heard you, but it's gotta be this way to work or that way to … Continue reading Is Your “Or” Keeping Your Boat From Moving?

New Events! Self-Publishing, Social Media & Small Business Info Session

Good morning!!!  I wanted to give you a heads up about 2 events I have coming up this weekend.  I know, I know, it's short notice.  But let me be honest-this event wasn't for everyone.  This is a session for those I absolutely knew were in it to win it.  And let's be honest, sometimes … Continue reading New Events! Self-Publishing, Social Media & Small Business Info Session

One step closer…

I'm so excited!!!  I've been working on completing the final parts of my new book, How NOT to Kill Your Kids Before They Turn 18 & it's so hard to hold back!  But I want to make sure I release the best product possible.  Isn't it interesting how we want to pour out to others … Continue reading One step closer…

Have you had the time management talk?

I had a great talk with my oldest son this morning.  His concern?  He'd been back to school for 2 days now & wasn't getting much video game time in.  I decided to control every part of me that wanted to scoff, give him the "mama eyebrow" or the "so sad for you" face (below).  … Continue reading Have you had the time management talk?

How to Steal Time to Write (and an update on my new book)

Just an update:  I've been working on this book (Are We There Yet?  How NOT to Kill Your Kids Before They Turn 18) for about a month & I've come across some really interesting requests!  I've met moms of boys who want odor removing advice, moms with eye-rolling kids who want advice & parents who … Continue reading How to Steal Time to Write (and an update on my new book)

Writers: Neck Sore? Try These Methods of “Writing”

The keyboard can be killer!  Even though I can type really, really fast (I used to key mail for USPS-need I say more?), sometimes my neck just screams at me to take a break.  The problem?  The words are still coming & I need to get them down!  My solution?  Whip out my handy dandy … Continue reading Writers: Neck Sore? Try These Methods of “Writing”