Category Archives: Life Balance

5 Unexpected Self-Care Habits for Entrepreneurs

  I work with entrepreneurs all the time who are looking for simple answers for making their dreams come true. They want it all and they want to be told exactly how to get there. But, as they ‘hustle’ toward their grand plans for the future, they are running themselves dry. One of the first things we discuss is that

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An Entrepreneurs guide to eating for success

Hey you, hunched over your computer. As an inspired entrepreneur myself I know what it’s like to be chasing big wild goals. It’s exciting. It’s rewarding. It’s also sometimes exhausting and overwhelming to the point you don’t know what time of day it is or when the last time you got up from your computer. My question to you….when’s the

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Meditation That Can Make You Productive

Meditation could be the last thing that you were expecting to hear about productivity. I mean, what does it even have to do with productivity? It makes no sense at all. If you want to be productive, then you’d be much better off reading blog posts about creating to-do lists and other blogs like that, but we all know that

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Writing Your Own Story

It might sound cliche, but it’s ever so true: “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Sometimes this adage is easier said than done, though. To be yourself, you have to figure out who you really are. If we’re being honest, most of us spend our whole lives figuring it out, then realizing we didn’t have it all figured out,

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Loving Someone Who is Self-Employed

I’ve been self-employed for most of the last decade. I’ve gone through seasons of over-working, under-working and everything in between. I’ve been busy and poor. I’ve been thrilled to pursue the life of an entrepreneur and ready to call it quits. My relationship to self- employment has seen many different faces. But, the one complication that has remained throughout the

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4 Multitasking Myths Busted

My “multitasking ability,” that my friends, was always my go-to answer when asked my greatest strength. As a new and naive grad, I was a self-declared multi-tasker and proud of it. Today, as a multi-passionate entrepreneur, there are not enough side-eye emojis to let you know how I REALLY feel about multitasking. Simply put, the magic of multitasking is a

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2,500 Miles Apart: How One Facebook Post Brought Us (and the Backstreet Boys) Together

Britt’s Story: In the early days of high school, I spent nights on my parents’ computer coding websites from scratch…. these were the days of Napster and America Online. There was no such thing as Squarespace or fun DIY builder.. maybe Geocities 1-2-3?! Anywho, I graduated high school, went to college for Web Content Development, got the ol’ fancy-schmancy jobs

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Creativity as a Tool for Change: Your Creativity Sparks a Voice That’s Louder Than You Think

Today, on International Women’s Day, we make a stand for the status of women in our societies and celebrate the social, economic, and political achievements of women. We are encouraged to #BeBoldForChange and commit ourselves to creating a more gender inclusive world. It is a great opportunity to consider how we, as creative entrepreneurs, can vocalize and express our opinions

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5 Time Management Tools Every Creative Can Use to Get 10 Hours Back in Their Week

Creatives have a lot of strengths, however, time management is not often at the top of the list. The challenge is that the kind of work that we do demands that we are smart with our time. After all, it’s our most finite resource. There’s a way to get a lot done without working 20-hour days. I’m a huge proponent

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Why every Entrepreneur needs a support system

I’ve come across so many articles and discussions in various groups about entrepreneurs and the commonality of conditions like depression and anxiety. I never understood why. I thought, hey, they’re living their dreams. They’re making a living out of their true passions. Why wouldn’t that be pure joy? In December 2015 I dipped my toes into this world by starting

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