Quickbooks Self-Employed Helps Simplify Taxes

This post is brought to you by Intuit. As always, opinions are 100% mine! My number one business goal this year is to stay organized! While I like to plan out my blog and business schedule per quarter, I realized I didn't have a plan for my work finances. After...

How to Easily File Self Employment Taxes with TurboTax

This post is brought to you by TurboTax. As always, opinions are 100% mine! April is quickly approaching, which means taxes are due soon! If you are self-employed, tax season can mean a little bit of extra work. For the procrastinators out there, this can mean a lot...

How to Make More Money Online This Year

  If you want to make more money online, I am here to cheer you on! I have been earning online income for almost two years and it has completely changed my life. Here are a few different ways to make money online if you are a blogger, business owner or...

Believe In A Budget Review

  A lot happened in 2016. It was my first full year of freelancing and I went into the year with determination, positivity and hope. I focused on my blog and business by setting short, mid and long-term goals. In a nutshell, here are 10 blog highlights: I focused...

Why You Should Stop Being Scared to Start a Blog

There are so many reasons people who are scared to start a blog. Each week I receive emails from readers telling me how he or she really wants to start a blog, but they are holding back for different reasons. Some people are worried about what to write about. Others...

Second Quarter Review of Blog Goals

It's time again to review my blog goals. Somehow the second quarter has ended and it's time to see if I hit my goals. I also like to share what worked, what didn't work and what my goals are for the third quarter.   Let's review my blog goals I set for the second...

How Using Pinterest Increased My Blog Income

When I started out as a new blogger, my goal was always to provide great content for readers as well as monetize my blog. Unfortunately, the first few months I didn't earn a penny! I had no idea what I was doing as a blogger. I was trying to learn how to use...

Typical Day in the Life of a Full Time Blogger

Around this time last year, I was working full time and trying to get my blog off the ground. When I published my post on what it's like to work full time and blog, I received a lot of comments from readers. Related: A Typical Day in the Life of a Part Time Blogger...

How to Get Your First 100K Pageviews Using Pinterest

Pinterest has been my number one source of blog traffic, with an average of 90 – 94% of my traffic coming directly from Pinterest each month. Don't be fooled that your blog can't succeed with the recent Pinterest algorithm changes. My blog traffic has never been...