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How I Made My First Dollar Freelance Writing

Update: I removed most of the freelancing and blogging related posts from this site because I have nothing new to add to what’s already out there. However, this post is one that a lot of readers have found helpful, so I left it here. 🙂 Cheers! OK, I’m an average gal. Until the end of 2013, I believed the only way to earn money was through a 9 to 5 job. At the time, I

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How This Small Biz Owner Used Time Management Tips…

Hi friends! I’m happy to host an amazing guest post from my cousin Leslie. She’s a stay at home mom who started her own photography business and hit some productivity road blocks in the beginning. She ditched a few unnecessary distractions and now she’s on a roll. Take it away Leslie! When asked to do a guest post about why I’ve stepped away from Facebook & given up TV, my first thought was a big

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Why Giving Your Past Self Advice is Useless

I’ve seen a lot of bloggers do posts on advice for their past self. I figured what the hell why don’t I post one.   After all, I have a lot of knowledge today about hustling for more money now that I didn’t know in the past. It would have saved me a bunch of trial and error if my “ghost of side hustling Taylor yet to come” spilled the beans on this stuff from the

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On Quitting, Being a Follower, and Living Free.

Ok, I’ve finally done it. Something most people think is unconventional, irresponsible, and a guaranteed epic fail. I quit my job without a “big girl” job lined up to go solopreneur. It’s a terrifying, invigorating, and exciting prospect. Quitting didn’t come without a lot of second guessing, planning, and saving. But it’s something that I’ve always dreamed of and why not give it a shot in my mid twenties? I’ll probably be doing more work