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Fab 5 Friday – Favorite Fall Drinks

Cinnamon Water “Infused with delicate sweetness and spice, cinnamon water is both earthy and sophisticated. It’s delicious alone or with dinner, and we plan to serve it as a festive alternative to plain water at holiday gatherings.” Tennessee Cherry Cocktail A few cherries. A teaspoon {or two!} of chocolate syrup. Add a bit of vanilla…. Continue Reading

The magic eight ball

One of the things I dislike as an adult, besides not having recess and eating whatever I want, is the fact you have to make decisions and making decisions isn’t always easy. Life would be much simpler if every time I had a decision to make that I was struggling with I could ask the… Continue Reading

Profits from Passions

I totally believe in that. I believe any of us have the ability to accomplish anything we put our mind to. But it’s not as easy as sitting back and waiting for it to happen. We must work at it. Give 110% and stay focused. And most importantly have clear goals! I’m the first to… Continue Reading

What happened to September?

How is today October 5th? I mean really where did September go. I feel like my kids started school mid-August and then BAM I woke up and it’s now Oct. 5th. I’m almost afraid to go to bed tonight and wake up and have it be Christmas. September completely fell off the rails, for good… Continue Reading

Fab 5 Friday – Favorite Fall Activities

Apple Picking {and Apple Cider!} Do you have a go-to apple farm you and yours visit? Or do you go apple picking in produce section of your local grocery store? Either way, I hope you take time to enjoy the fabulousness of this fruit that evokes all things fall. Eating this fruit not up your… Continue Reading

Plan for Success: A Business Planning Toolkit for Bloggers and Authors

Join the Twitter party fun tonight #bizplanbook, September 30th at 8pm EST, where I will launch the first in a series of books/workbooks/e-courses designed to help other bloggers and authors. Every ten minutes during the Twitter party we will be giving away a $10 Amazon gift card with a final grand prize of a $25… Continue Reading

One day to the Twitter party book launch!

One more day until the launch of my newest non-fiction book on how to create an awesome business plan for your writing success! Then I promise I’ll get back to a regular rotation of blog posts that aren’t all book related! September has flown by, and I LOVE fall and haven’t even had a chance… Continue Reading

I changed my mind

I have been working feverishly on my new book that launches Wednesday. I’ve put it above all else because it’s important to me and I want it to be perfect. Because of that focus I’ve gotten behind on a few other projects but hey, I like working under pressure. Over the weekend, my fiancé and… Continue Reading

Fab 5 Friday – Home Office Decor

Blue and Green Ikat Parsons Chair When you spend long hours working on a blog post or writing a book, a comfy (yet beyond fabulous looking) chair is necessary. Framed Corkboard Love the size of this. Add a few favorite cute pictures and the necessary papers one might need for a blog or everyday home… Continue Reading

Reviewers Wanted – Create a Plan to Make Profits for Your Passions

Want a free book, workbook, and an hour of my time in exchange for reviewing this book? First 10 people to comment below will receive all I mentioned above!!! Wednesday, September 30th at 8pm EST, I will launch the first in a series of books/workbooks/e-courses designed to help other bloggers and authors. So mark it… Continue Reading

Top Reasons Women Start a Business

I came across this blog about the top reasons women start their own business. I liked it because it’s right in line with why I prefer working for myself rather than for “the man” in a big corporation. Here were the reasons they found: Top 5 Reasons Why Women Start A Business: (read original post… Continue Reading