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5 Top tips to make your new habits stick as a work at home mom

You’ve entered or you are entering the world of being a work at home mom. While this is an exciting new venture, you’ll need to make changes. It’s important to create new habits, and you need to make new habits stick. It’s much easier said than done. It’s very easy to let your new habits […]

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Life tips: 3 tips to say no to everyone in your life

As women, we tend to have trouble saying no. Okay, maybe not so much with our kids. I spend a lot of my time telling them they can’t have something. However, it can be difficult to say no to other people and this is one of those life tips you need to develop. Can you […]

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5 tips to avoid overspending on Black Friday

Black Friday is almost here, and that means time to shop. The problem is that it leads to a lot of overspending, at a time of the year when you will already have more outgoings than usual. It’s important to set rules for Black Friday to avoid overspending. I used to be like you. I’d […]

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YogaClub review: I think I need a smaller size!

Earlier this week, I got my YogaClub box for August 2019. I’m on a two-monthly subscription and receive boxes at the end of each two months. I do like this box, but it’s going to take a lot to beat the last two boxes from YogaClub. However, one thing that I adore is the high-quality […]

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5 Desk Workouts to Be a Fit Freelance Writer

Freelance writing involves a lot of sitting. If you’re anything like I used to be, you’ll hardly ever stand during the day, except for toilet and tea breaks. It’s so unhealthy, and not just for your weight. You can be a fit freelance writer. I know of plenty who are and I did shed 50+ […]

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5 Signs Working from Home Isn’t for You

Working from home isn’t for you. There. I’ve said it. I’ve wanted to tell you this for a while. Not because I want you to stop trying, but because I want you to really think about your personality, your desires, your skills, and most importantly what you really want from life. We have this dream […]

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Got a Spare 5 Minutes? It’s Time to Use Them Productively

As a freelance writer, you need to be as productive with your time as possible. That means using those spare 5 minutes as much as you can. I tend to use 5 minutes for writing, planning, and social media promotion. It all depends on the next piece that I need to do and what I’m […]

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How I Use Timesheets to Be a Productive Writer

Being a productive writer is essential. It’s so easy to get lost in blog posts and writing, but that would mean I couldn’t get enough done. My whole writing schedule would be for nothing! After working in admin roles over the years, I’ve found timesheets really useful to be a productive writer. I use them […]

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How to Move Country and Write at the Same Time

The last four months have been spent moving country. I’ve still kept up with my writing business and learned some lessons along the way. Now that I’m finally setup with an internet connection in my apartment, it’s time to share my tips on how to move country and write at the same time. This is […]

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A Current Day in the Life of a Writer

Many people ask what a day in the life of a writer is really like. Everyone will be different. For me, my day revolves mostly around my girls. I’ll have to work around their naps and their activities. Each day is completely different, so trying to actually go through a day in my life is […]

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