Freelancing? One Line to Include Every Time You Talk Money

Bloggers, freelancers, and other small business owners: Be sure to include this ONE LINE every time you establish rates with a new client...

Hey, I’m a freelancer! It still weirds me out a little to say it out loud, but I’m beginning to accept the fact that I’ve made it through over a year of self-employment… and you know what? It’s working! Outside the cubicle! Who expected that!? So, now that I have a little time and experience… [read more]

So, about those fitness goals…

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It’s been a while since I gave you all an update on my fitness goals, so here goes. That old story about breastfeeding leading to weight loss? Farce, I tell you. Total farce. Or at the very least, a phenomenon that only happens to some moms. In my case, I don’t lose a pound. I’ve been… [read more]

SuperMom? Well, no. (But I do have some smart parenting tips.)

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Thanks to Huggies for sponsoring this article on time-saving parenting tips. All opinions are my own. Read on to see how to save $12 when buying Huggies diapers online. So, you know how we’re kind of a green-leaning family? Yeah, we try. A lot, actually. But I have a confession to make. About a week… [read more]

Ad: Walking the Walk with a Food Donation from Tyson #SummerofGiving

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I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This post about community involvement has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. This kid of mine, he’s a foodie for sure. He’s never happier than when he’s planting, picking or eating. And fruits and veggies? No… [read more]

Graduation Gifts for the Tech Lover (from @BestBuy)

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This post was brought to you by Best Buy. It’s hard to believe that back when I started college for the first time, I carried a pager. Yes, a pager. It was kind of obnoxious, but it kept me connected and at that time, everyone had one. By the time I graduated with my BA,… [read more]