In case you didn't know, I have a dog named Gracie. Like most dogs, she's so much more than a pet. Because I work from home, Gracie also doubles as my boss, my coworker, and occasionally, my personal trainer (get out of your chair and take me on a run)! In honor of Gracie's birthday this coming Sunday, she will be receiving a raw steak.Read More
Since I set out on my own to freelance full-time, I've received a lot of the same questions. Even though 35 percent of U.S. workers (and counting!) are freelancers, I'm realizing that for everyone else, working from home can seem like a loose concept shrouded in mystery!Read More
Someone recently challenged me by asking why I wasn't following my dream. This may come as a surprise to those of you who know that I launched my own writing and editing business earlier this year. This means I get to do the work I love with my dog Gracie by my side, wearing slippers and sipping coffee in the comfort of my home. Sounds like a dream, right?Read More
Summer is officially over, which is fine with me. Cooling down with the arrival of fall is one of my favorite things to do. But first, I wanted to shareRead More
Over the past few years, I've learned something about myself. I really don't like when things are "in process." I'm not a fan of gray areas, or even balance. I prefer when things are black and white, all or nothing.
Unfortunately, I also learned that life rarely operates in this way.Read More