If you’ve been reading along for the past couple of weeks, you’ve noticed that I’ve been trying to make my way through some stormy weather (mostly figuratively). I’m sure you also have those weeks where you just feel like the fates are against you. Nothing seems to go your way. You think you have finally made it over the last hurdle only to find twelve more in the way. The last three weeks of my life have felt just like… Read more »

modern girl's guide to managing stress

Stress. Just when you think you have things under control and feel like a queen, something pops up to knock you off your throne. I have a pretty uptight and anxious personality. They call it Type A, but I call it necessary for high achievement. From a distance, it actually looks like I am really good at dealing with stress and don’t let much of anything bother me. Unfortunately, that is not really true. I’m just better at hiding it… Read more »

social media sharing with footprint

I was really excited to get to be one of the first chosen to test this new killer way to share your social media footprint with my followers. One thing we have learned this year is the power of social media marketing. Social media outlets have transformed the way that people around the world receive information. Getting our message out to millions of people around the world has become incredibly simple and inexpensive. So, now the real challenge is to… Read more »

how to use erin condoner planner

  Two years ago, I decided to try an Erin Condren Life Planner. Prior to that, I had been keeping all of my appointments and notes on my Apple Calendar (iCal). Now, I am definitely a tech girl, and I loved the idea of syncing my calendar across all of my devices so that I always had it on hand. Unfortunately, I started missing and forgetting too many things. Managing all the appointments and tasks associated with work, home, and… Read more »