I’m always on a writing journey. I have a lot of half written books (fiction and non fiction) and even more story ideas in their own blank document. A few days ago I unexpectedly came up with a hook or theme to tie together a lot of stories I’ve been saving for years. I
I keep meaning to resurrect my weekly Saturday interview series with other bloggers. Only I keep forgetting to actually email people with questions. So I figured I would just interview myself. Me: Hi Vanessa, we’re so glad to have you here today! Me: Thanks, it’s great to be here! Me: First things
Yesterday, I noticed some traffic coming onto my blog from Kidspot. I thought that was a bit odd, as I don’t generally read the site much (seeing as it’s largely parenting and I’m not a parent, though I do frequently act like a child). It turns out I had been nominated for Voices of 2014
I need an office at home. Not an office space – I have that now. I need an office. With a door. I need to be able to close the door. I have a lot of things I want to achieve this year, because I feel like my life hasn’t progressed in recent years and
Australia has always been a country where the main spheres of industry have been in Sydney or Melbourne. Sure, big companies often have offices in other cities, but the events, the networking – it’s mostly in Sydney or Melbourne. With the amount of people working remotely from their office or only online, there is even
As an ultra classy, uber sophisticated household, we spent Saturday night playing Uno. But I kept winning. At first I put this down to my sheer awesomeness. But after a while I remembered I’m not really a person who ends up winning at games. So I dug further. And then
I recently posted my pre-launch to-do list…and thought, hey, a launch day to-do list is probably useful too. On the launch day I: Drank caffeine Purchased a bunch of ads via Passionfruit Ads Commented on lots of blogs Ate chocolate Asked friends (via private message) if they would RT posts to help share my good
As I posted recently, I needed to clear photos out of my phone because I ran out of space. Here’s some more. Weirdest thing you’ve found on your phone?
The past month I’ve been pretty self-involved. It’s a self-preservation thing while I had tight times. But the worst should be over, so I wanted to put it ‘out there’: how can I help you? Personally…professionally?
As you may have seen in the past, a budget saving trick of mine is to make liquid laundry soap from bar soap. I first did this towards the end of 2012 and the stock I made lasted me over a year. The problem with it lasting that long is that by the time I