As a new guest blogger for Market Mommy, I thought I would write about one of the most common mistakes mompreneurs make – trying to do it all. Sound familiar? To read more about why this is a recipe for disaster as a parent and as a small business owner, click here.
Recently, I was honored to have been asked to contribute to Tribal Woman Magazine, a very cool online publication by Cheryl T. Campbell. I chose to write about a big lesson I learned as a mompreneur where I was tempted by a very shiny apple that ended up costing me alot. To purchase your copy and read more, click here.
Purposeful Parenting Tip: Great ideas can come at any time from any source. Be ready to capture them.
I try to walk on my treadmill for thirty minutes every day. There are weeks when I do very well with this and there are weeks when, well… not so good. I do not like to exercise. I’m not an athlete – and have no desire to be one. I just want my jeans to fit and not to die of a heart attack before my time here on earth is up. Continue reading
Purposeful Parenting Tip: If you start something, finish it.
“Finish your shot!” “Follow through!” These are the words I hear often at my children’s basketball games from the parents in the stands. For those of you with children in this sport, you know that these commands are instructing the kids to not just throw up the ball and move on, but rather to see it through to either ensure it goes in or to rebound the ball and try again. In short, don’t give up. Continue reading
Purposeful Parent Tip: It takes more than wishing to make your dreams and goals come true.
My daughter has just learned a valuable life lesson. As you know, my kids and I spent time on New Year’s Eve morning writing out our aspirations and goals for 2013. One of my daughter’s goals was to not argue with me as much. That goal came crashing down in a fiery ball the other night. Continue reading
Purposeful Parent Tip: People come into our lives for a reason.
(Note: This is the sixth and final in a series of posts about the speakers scheduled for my upcoming Mom to Mompreneur Now! Tele-summit starting on October 9, 2012 at 1:00 pm.)
It was almost two years ago that my Mom to Mompreneur Now! partner, Suzen Pettit, walked into my house for our first Mastermind meeting. She came prepared with her laptop and a dream. I was fascinated by her business, Omaginarium Online Marketing. As a website/blog newbie, her knowledge of how I could get found on the Internet was
amazing to me.