Mama, You Have Skills Part 2 – Your “What You Do” Statement

Today, I'm asking you to envision yourself doing that THING you're good at and want to do at home in this exercise, even if you have no clue how it's going to come together. Getting a vision for "what you do" is key to starting this mama biz.

Mama, You Have Skills Part One – Find & Hone Your Thing

When I started writing this post, it was clear that honing skills is an important topic. I'm going to break it into three parts - find & hone your thing, build your "what you do" statement, and figure out your next steps. I believe experience is the best teacher. Falling on your face and figuring … Continue reading Mama, You Have Skills Part One – Find & Hone Your Thing

Starting a Business at Home: 5 Honest Questions to Get You Started

Are you ready to start this WAHM thing? A little secret is I didn't really develop a hardcore business plan when I started my freelance writing and marketing business. Don't forget to KISS (Keep it simple, sister) your plan I can get bogged down in planning and never get something off the ground. I had a … Continue reading Starting a Business at Home: 5 Honest Questions to Get You Started

Get Specific in Your Dream

Almost a year ago, I signed up for an MLM book business. I love kids books and wanted to do something to make a little money and inspire a love of reading with kids in my community. It's kind of a "thing" these days to have a little side business or a hobby shop. I … Continue reading Get Specific in Your Dream

Why I Spent Nights, Weekends and Early Mornings Working on a Dream to Stay Home

When I was in my early twenties I traveled a lot for work. While I was traveling, I listened to get-out-of-debt guru Dave Ramsey's radio show almost every day. I was attracted to this show because his way of living is different. He likes to call people weird. He likes to celebrate not having debt. … Continue reading Why I Spent Nights, Weekends and Early Mornings Working on a Dream to Stay Home