How Trello Can Help You Stay Organized As a Blogger

 One of my favorite blogging tools is a free task management software called Trello.  I first heard about Trello from my husband, who had used it at work, but when he first tried to show it to me I didn’t really feel I needed it. It wasn’t until I read a blog post by anotherContinue reading “How Trello Can Help You Stay Organized As a Blogger”

How I Stay On Track Toward My Blogging Goals

I’ve had several blogger friends tell me one thing they struggle with is staying on top of all the tasks that need to get done as well as staying on track with making progress toward their long term goals.  In short, a lot of bloggers (and entrepreneurs, and people who work from home….) struggle withContinue reading “How I Stay On Track Toward My Blogging Goals”

Tools & Resources for Bloggers

Below is a list of software, courses, and other resources I recommend either because I have either used them personally, know people who have used them, or know them to be valuable and of high quality.  Because I value these resources and wanted to recommend them to others, I joined their affiliate programs if theyContinue reading “Tools & Resources for Bloggers”

The Easiest Way to Create a Travel Blog

In this blog post I’m going to show you how easy it is to use to create a blog or website, including the method I used to build this simple demo travel blog in under two hours. In talking about using Wix to set up a travel blog, I especially have in mind full time travelers whoContinue reading “The Easiest Way to Create a Travel Blog”

How I Quit Teaching & Became a Blogger

Originally published at This article was originally published as Part One of a series for  Read Part Two here. In 2015, I was a middle school English teacher.  I had been teaching for five years, and even though the job had been a huge personal challenge for me (especially in the first fewContinue reading “How I Quit Teaching & Became a Blogger”