For as dreamy as the freelance life is, I also know how intimidating it can seem. Are your palms sweaty at the thought of setting your rates? Are you trying to navigate the murky waters of accounting and taxes? Are you totally overwhelmed trying to figure out how to even get started with this whole freelancing thing? Deep breaths, my friend. I like to think my blog is packed full with the advice and insights you need to dominate the freelance game.
You’ve got this.
Well, that’s a strange title for a blog that claims to be all about looking on the bright side, isn’t it? But, it’s something I’ve been thinking about a lot lately. You know, it’s easy to put an immense amount of pressure on yourself to always think positively. And, for the most part, I think […]
I manage to get a lot done on any given day (at least, I certainly hope so). But, by the time the evening hits, I typically feel totally spent. My muscles are cramped. My eyes are blurry. I feel completely wiped out. So, while I’m all for making the most of every day, I figured […]
Should I even admit that there are times I experience major difficulty dragging my booty away from the couch cushions in order to get some productive work done? Probably not. But hey, I’m just keeping it real over here. Sometimes I reach my motivation threshold and simply can’t get my behind off my beloved spot […]
Admittedly, it’s a pretty funny time to be writing this post. It’s 9PM on a Tuesday night, and I’m still working like a madwoman trying to catch up on all of the work that piled up while I was traveling for Thanksgiving. That’s the thing about being a business owner and a one-woman show—there really […]
I’ll be the first to admit it—I’m a creature of habit. I love routine and predictability. I find it comforting. So, I’m perfectly content to remain in my comfort zone. In fact, if I never had to step outside of my safe little bubble, I’d be satisfied. But, unfortunately, that isn’t how life works. And, […]
Happy hump day, friends! You know, I’m really proud of how I make my living. But, even so, it didn’t take me long to realize that there are tons of people out there who just don’t get it. Honestly, I tell them that I’m a freelance writer, and their response is always along the lines […]