7 Reasons to Give Yourself a Deadline

hourglass with pink sand

As some of you know, I run two small businesses, do my own social media and am a freelance writer. Because I have been accepting more writing assignments on both the subjects of social media and care-giving of aging parents, I’ve found it necessary to place strict deadlines on myself so that all my articlescontinue reading

A Tool to Save Your On-line Sanity

Editorial Calendar

  Being an organizer I am always looking for helpful tools to make my life easier and less stressful. If you are anything like me and have your own blog,  plus write or do things online for numerous other places, than let me introduce you to a sanity saver called an editorial calendar. This littlecontinue reading

My Goals for the New Year


Each year I write out my goals and then look them over to see which ones I actually accomplished. Believe it or not, there are some that I look back on and wonder what I was thinking and others that I truly achieved. One that stands out the most in my mind is the writingcontinue reading

A New Year ~ A New You


It never fails; when a new year approaches the commercials, billboards and magazine advertisements all focus on resolutions. Many of those advertisements merely instill false hope. The hope that you can change in 30 days or 60 days is meant to empower you but ends up devastating many. Changes can occur but more than likelycontinue reading

Are They Watching?

Woman's eyes

Although this post would fit more appropriately on my parenting site, I felt the need to share it here. Perhaps it’s the mom in me, but the main reason I felt the need to share this is because of the many actions I’ve observed by adults. Yes, adults the ones that should be setting thecontinue reading

The Choices We Make


The choices we make through out our lives determine where we are today. Do you believe that statement? Well, believe it or not, it is quite accurate. Now, before you begin to send me hate mail, consider the following. We all have a choice. Do you believe that? Good…then the choices we make, since wecontinue reading