Category: Work

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with Lifestyle Blogger Cate

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with Lifestyle Blogger Cate

I am enjoying interviewing professionals about their line of work or their side hustles. Today I am sharing an interview with a lifestyle and travel blogger, Cate. She blogs at Sweet and Simple Life. Remember, if you’re thinking about starting a blog, you should check out my free email course on the topic! Tell us a little about yourself and your business. Why did you select it and how did you get started? A little bit about me: I’m a working mom with two babies under two years old. For the past seven years, I’ve been working full-time as an […]

Posted November 14, 2017 by Julie in Work, / 0 Comments
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The Busy, Working Mom’s Guide to Trying to Keep the House Clean

The Busy, Working Mom’s Guide to Trying to Keep the House Clean

  Is it possible to balance work, kids and keeping a clean house? It’s possible. What about for busy, working moms? Yep. For a few seconds, you have a sparkly, squeaky-clean kitchen, until the munchkins come barreling in the door with muddy feet and squeaky screams. For a few seconds, you stand back and admire the toy-free floor, walk away to do something else and end up stepping on Legos with no munchkin in sight. How do they do that? You wonder if the “eyes in the back of your head” superpower is glitching. Try to talk to your child […]

Posted November 13, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Home, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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Side-Hustle Series: Interview with a Rover.com Pet Sitter

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with a Rover.com Pet Sitter

I am enjoying interviewing mompreneurs and learning about their businesses. Today’s interview is sponsored by Rover.com and shares how to become a pet sitter.   The Benefits of Being a Pet Sitter   Sometimes life is too busy to sit down and plan your budget — but you know you need extra cash to pay off the credit card, plan for those unexpected expenses, and set aside a little savings.  If the idea of finding a side job that fits your life sounds daunting, ask yourself: are you ready to be your own boss?  Are you ready to work with […]

Posted November 9, 2017 by Julie in Sponsored, Work, / 0 Comments
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Veterans Day Crafts and Activities for Young Kids

Veterans Day Crafts and Activities for Young Kids

As a military family, I’m always curious to see what others are doing to recognize Veterans Day. My son is just getting to the age where he can start understanding what it means that Daddy is in the military, and I think it helps to do activities to help in learning. I collected a list of these fun Veteran’s Day crafts and activities you can do with your children too.   Veteran’s Day Activities Here are some lovely activities to recognize Veterans Day from a fellow blogger in my tribes, Babies to Bookworms. I love the camouflage sensory bin idea! I […]

Posted November 7, 2017 by Julie in Military, Parenting, / 2 Comments
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Side-Hustle Series: Interview with a Food Blogger

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with a Food Blogger

I am enjoying interviewing professionals about their line of work or their side hustles. Today I am sharing an interview with food blogger, Osjetta. She blogs at Houston Food Fetish (yay Houston!) and has some fun things to share. Here’s a recent fun post featuring the Broken Barrel restaurant she visited in the Woodlands area.   Tell us a little about yourself and your business. Why did you select it and how did you get started? I started blogging as a hobby four years ago. Initially, I thought about Houston Food Fetish because I love to eat food and I was […]

Posted October 30, 2017 by Julie in Work, / 0 Comments
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Side-Hustle Series: Interview with a Media Personality

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with a Media Personality

I am enjoying interviewing professionals about their line of work or their side hustles. Today I am sharing an interview with a media personality! TotallyRandie of Itsnationalday.com launched a successful show and is telling all about it here today. Tell us a little about yourself and your business. Why did you select it and how did you get started? I am a Media Personality/Lifestyle Blogger. I launched in July of 2013 (totallyrandie.com) looking to just cover my random life. That turned into me signing on to one of Houston’s biggest digital and print magazines as one of their top reporters/interviewers. December 4th, […]

Posted October 24, 2017 by Julie in Work, / 1 Comment
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Side-Hustle Series: Interview with Blogger Victoria

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with Blogger Victoria

I am enjoying interviewing professionals about their line of work or their side hustles. Today I am sharing an interview with Victoria, who shares how she became a full-time blogger.     Tell us a little about yourself and your business. Why did you select it and how did you get started? My name is Victoria and I’m a full-time blogger at Lylia Rose. I never set out to be a blogger, it accidentally happened! I originally sold cards on Etsy, which evolved into jewelry, then my own fashion accessories website. I started blogging as a way to get more traffic […]

Posted October 10, 2017 by Julie in Website and Blogging, Work, / 0 Comments
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Why this Mom Can’t Wait for Maternity Leave to End

Why this Mom Can’t Wait for Maternity Leave to End

  Why I Can’t Wait for my Maternity Leave to End Becoming a mother was one of the most incredible moments of my life. I mean, Superman may be able to fly and Spider-Man may be able to shoot webs from his hands, but me? I make people – that’s my superpower! I’ve come to realize over the course of my maternity leave with my little one that while I have made this incredible, beautiful, sometimes stinky little person, I don’t have to stop being me. And the part of me that remembers what it was like to not smell […]

Posted September 5, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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Side-Hustle Series: Interview with an Amazon Seller

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with an Amazon Seller

I am enjoying interviewing professionals about their line of work or their side hustles. Today I am sharing an interview with Keri, who runs an Amazon Store called Born Cute and is working on a blog, Keri Keeps Up. Tell us a little about yourself and your business. Why did you select it and how did you get started? My name is Keri, and I am a self-declared Mom Boss. When I was seventeen, I had my first baby. Obviously, this is something that can really define the direction of a person’s life. I had always planned to go on and […]

Posted August 22, 2017 by Julie in Work, / 1 Comment
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Side-Hustle Series: Interview with B&B Owner

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with B&B Owner

I am enjoying interviewing professionals about their line of work or their side hustles. Today I am sharing an interview with Jeanetta, owner of La Terraza Guest House B&B. She started the Bed and Breakfast in Costa Rica with her husband after he retired from the Army. She currently still runs the B&B with her son. Tell us a little about yourself and your business. Why did you select it and how did you get started? I own a wonderful B&B in Costa Rica. During our travels after retirement, we stayed at this wonderful B&B twice where on both visits the […]

Posted August 16, 2017 by Julie in Work, / 1 Comment
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