The Complete Guide To Starting A Blog (The Simple And Smart Way)

The Complete Guide To Starting A Blog (The Simple And Smart Way)

Whether you're planning to start a new website for your business venture or a whole new blog, use this complete guide—a 5-part blog and 7 bonus emails series—to walk you through the 11 essentials to a simple and smart start.

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5 Things You Should Do To Start Your Day The Productive Way (Lessons From A Mompreneur)

5 Things You Should Do To Start Your Day The Productive Way (Lessons From A Mompreneur)

"How's your day going?"

Seriously, how's it going?

Think about how you answer that question.

(I mean the genuine answer. Not the B.S. one you give strangers.)

I'm talking about if your spouse or your best friend asked you — how would you answer it consistently?

The longer I've been a mompreneur, the more I've found that my answer to that "How's your day going?" question grew to be consistently positive.

But only after I made the effort to change my morning routine.

Some days I'd sleep in, other days I'd get up.

Some days I'd get ready for the day, others I'd slip into a cut-out T-shirt and lounge around.

But when my kids started becoming less enthusiastic about going outside to play or doing, well, anything, I realized I wasn't being a very good role model.

So, I stepped it up.

And with nearly 3 years of consistency, I'm excited to share this 5-part morning routine to help you conquer each day with intention.

With purpose.

Read on to take a leap toward more productive days and a stronger business (and life).

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The Basics: How To Find Your Target Audience Online

The Basics: How To Find Your Target Audience Online

Are the people you’re connecting with buyers or free-seekers?

Don't know? It’s time to nail down WHO it is you’re actually selling to.

Find your target blog reader and customer with this basic guide and resource post.

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How to Simply and Effectively Organize Your Work-From-Home Schedule

How to Simply and Effectively Organize Your Work-From-Home Schedule

Imagine your schedule right now.

What does it look like?

A hodgepodge of disorder, clean and consistent—or maybe you don't have a schedule and just go with it? 

Whether you're one of those "naturally organized" parents or you're on the other end of the spectrum—we all need a little order to run our lives and keep up with our families.

If you're anything like me, keeping up with multiple children while working from home requires lots of planning and scheduling.

With this, I'm able to keep the kids happy, the Mama sane, and tantrums and meltdowns to a minimum.

The following tips, techniques, and examples have been milked from my 7 years as a mompreneur. 

I hope you enjoy them as much as I enjoyed meticulously developing them for you.

(Oh yeah. I'm that person.)

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Start A Blog: How To Easily Create Unique Content For Your Website (As Often As You Need To)

Start A Blog: How To Easily Create Unique Content For Your Website (As Often As You Need To)

Want to know how you can have the "right thing to say at the right time" more often?

But, even better, apply that crafty knowledge to your website, sales pages, blog content—whatever you want to apply it to?

Here's a copywriter's technique that'll make your blog and business so much better.

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Start A Blog: How To Set Up Your Website On Squarespace

Start A Blog: How To Set Up Your Website On Squarespace

Get your new website and blog set up today using Squarespace + this simple guide to choosing your template and setting up your site. Plus a checklist walkthrough to the necessities of your new site with subscription.

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Start A Blog: The 5 Basic Pages And Content Your Website Should Have

Start A Blog: The 5 Basic Pages And Content Your Website Should Have

The 5 basic public pages or links (and content for each) you should have on your site, plus the hand full of bonus pages that add to your legit-ness online. Do you know what they are?

Here's my slimmed and trimmed take after building 37 websites for myself and former web design and development clients.

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Start A Blog: 4 Simple Keys To Researching Your Industry And Competitors

Start A Blog: 4 Simple Keys To Researching Your Industry And Competitors

Do you know your audience? Whether you've got an existing one or none at all, there's a clever and free way to find the people you want to target your marketing to, and grow your business with. Includes SEO keyword-finding and more. 

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