Why I Gave up Blogging Full Time

I quite often see blog posts floating around social media promising to answer the question of how you can take your blog full time, and I wrote a post like this myself a couple of years ago, nine months into monetising my blog. However, as much as it was nice to be in charge of my own income, and to be able to pick and choose my hours of work...

Finding a Work/Life Balance – Why Part Time Works for Me 

When it comes to my work life since having the kids, I look at my experiences a little like the story of the three bears with me finally finding something which is ‘just right’ for me.  When I had my own business and I was at home with them all the time, day in, day out, it just didn’t work. I couldn’t get work done with them at home, but...

All Change! 

It feels like I’ve not blogged in forever. As I mentioned previously, everything pretty much changed in my life around the same time so I’ve been taking a bit of time out to transition and try and get everything straight again before concentrating on my writing.  In the past few weeks I’ve left my stressful, full time job and started a new job which is much calmer, much more ‘me’...

A Little Update 

I feel like I’ve not blogged in weeks, so much is changing in my life at the moment. You may have noticed I have not been happy in my job for awhile now. It’s too long hours with not enough pay and it’s stopped me from seeing my children and Ed anywhere near enough.  So, enough was enough and finally last Monday morning I plucked up the courage to hand...