New! Dozens of Freebies in the Editor’s Toolkit

In case you were wondering if I really do read your comments and emails…here’s proof I do. I’ve gotten many requests to compile my various freebies into one place so readers won’t have to hunt around for them on my website. Also, my coaching clients regularly receive check-in messages from me with videos and recommended […]

Editor’s Notebook 1

Welcome to the very first Editor’s Notebook! If you’re anything like me (and of course you are—why else would you be reading my blog?), then you probably have dozens of notebooks, scribbled-on bits of paper, and Post-Its all over the place. That’s how editors’ minds work. We have hundreds of creative ideas spinning around our […]

Top 5 Websites for Ambient Noise to Increase Your Productivity

One of my favorite things to look for when I’m editing my life are little tweaks and tricks to improve my productivity. Getting more done in less time. That’s what we’re all looking for, right? I’ve noticed something related to my environment that you might have noticed too. I can’t seem to concentrate when it’s […]

The Sweet Life: Interview With Charlotte Duzong From Smart Creative Mompreneur (and Freebie!)

This is a post in The Sweet Life interview series where I interview an inspirational woman who has made her life sweet. Please say hello to Charlotte Duzong! Welcome! Please introduce yourself and your business. Thank you for having me! I am Charlotte Duzong, an Arubian girl, living in The Netherlands with my two small […]

How to Get Started When You’re Completely Overwhelmed

There are always warning signs right before someone totally loses it. Maybe their desks get increasingly messier as the week goes on, empty coffee cups pile up at their feet, their eyes start twitching, and they can frequently be heard sighing or whimpering in their cubicles. Maybe that’s you? It’s been me on many occasions. […]