What’s Involved In Turning Your Blog Into A Business?

If you have been blogging regularly for some time now, and you would like to try and turn it into a genuine profitable business, there…

Starting A Business? Why We Bloggers Already Run One.

With an uncertain political and economic climate at present, and what is being described as a ‘bloodbath’ for jobs in the retail sector, many busy…

The Loneliness Of The Work From Home Blogger

I always used to think working from home was cushy.  As I’ve written before, I saw it as a chance to work in your PJs…

Reasons Why Your Brand Needs To Work With A Blogger

It seems bloggers are everywhere and in every niche.  Their influence grows daily across all market sectors and social media platforms. As marketing budgets dwindle…

Starting A Blog? Here’s What I Invested In

It seems like everyone is starting a blog these days – they are everywhere! One of the reasons for this is that it is possible…

Does Swearing Have A Place In Blog Posts?

The other day on Facebook, there was much discussion about the aged chestnut that is the “should bloggers write for free” question. One response in…

Why Blogging About Your Job Is Not Your Best Career Move

Just lately, there have been several instances on Facebook where bloggers have questioned whether it is wise to blog about your job. My answer to…

My Favourite Posts Of 2015

JANUARY I started off January in my typically upbeat fashion, bemoaning the plunging of the village back into un-fairy-lit darkness and, rereading the post, I…

Blog Break Time

I’m taking a little break from blogging to spend some time with the hubby and kids, so normal service will be resumed shortly. If you…

A Mummy Blogger’s Guilt

Recovering from Britmums Live 2015 and still marvelling at the sheer volume of mummy bloggers, their chutzpah, their confidence and their blogging prowess, I am…

She’s 19, I’m 51. Let’s talk make-up.

The 51 year old says to the 19 year old …. – Why DO you use so much? – Don’t you know your skin is…