• Best Gifts for Freelance Writers

    The Best Gifts for Freelance Writers 

    As the holidays approach with dizzying speed, are you scratching your head wondering what the heck kind of gift to get that nerdy freelancer in your life?  Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered! I’ve put together a list of the best gifts for freelance writers, with ideas for any budget.  How do I know these are the best gifts for…

  • Q3 Side Hustle Income report: Desk flat lay with computer, plants, and phone, and headphones.

    Q3 Side-Hustle Income Report

    Leaves are changing, temperatures are dropping, and Q4 of 2019 is here already. I’m really excited to share my Q3 side-hustle income report with you because although I fell short on a few (read: all) of my goals, I still made a lot of exciting progress! To recap, I’ve been sharing income reports for revenue generated by my online side-hustles…

  • How to Actually Follow Through on Goals
    Personal Growth

    How to Actually Follow Through with Long-Term Goals

    I know all too well what it’s like to start the day off with the best intentions only to flake faster than a day-old croissant.  Because let’s face it, knowing how to actually follow through on goals is hard. Especially the long-term ones. And there always seems to be some external factor at play that prevents you from following through. …

  • Freelancing,  Personal Growth

    You Won’t Be an “Overnight Success” – But That’s a Good Thing

    We freelancers and bloggers see it on Facebook, Instagram, and everywhere else on the internet every single day. A news story about a 23-year old making six figures within months of launching their business. Or a blogger in your Facebook group who made $1000 of passive income within a month of their website going live.  These “overnight success” stories should…

  • Side Hustle Income Report Q2 2019

    Side-Hustle Income Report [Q2 2019]

    I simply can’t believe that more than half of 2019 is over and I’m already writing my side-hustle income report for Q2!  I have lots of exciting info for you if you’re interested in what it’s like to build a side biz while working full-time. I’ll go into how much I made, how I did it, and what my plans…

  • Career woman - abstract of career success
    Career,  Personal Growth

    7 Things I Wish I Knew About Career Success 10 Years Ago

    Ten years ago, I was in an entry-level receptionist position with little idea of what career success would look like, or what my goals should be. I wasted a ton of time worrying about what I was doing with my life and feeling downtrodden about the fact that I’d “wasted” four years in college in the “wrong field”.   And…

  • How can your phone help you write faster? Read on to find out.

    The Strange Writing Hack that Allows Me to Write 1000 Words in an Hour

    My primary goal this year is to grow my side-hustle significantly while maintaining my full-time job. I’m a woman on a mission! And it hasn’t been easy, but so far I’ve been able to mostly stay on track with my goals. (Goals that I’d of never reached had it not been for Horkey Handbook’s fabulous courses and resources.)   One…

  • Sweatcoin app review

    Want an App Worth Sweating For? [ Sweatcoin Review ]

    Need some monetary motivation for working out? Sweatcoin knows that money makes the world go ‘round and set out to create an app that legitimately pays you for getting your sweat on. When I first heard of Sweatcoin (not to be confused with the Sweat app!) and that it had over 2.28 million users, I was curious but skeptical. I…