Category: How To’s

A Writer’s Guide to Publishing…Indie Vs Traditional

Note: I am on a big learning curve here. The advice within this article will likely be updated as my knowledge and wisdom increases. Having started my indie publishing career back in 2012 and dropping it shortly after in 2013, my two non-fiction books sat collecting dust on the...

Home Truths for the new writer…

I have been graciously accepted into the writing community as of late, and I have become friends with numerous authors, who – like myself – are trying to share their stories with the world and somehow make a living out of it. Over the course of a few months,...

House-Detoxing – Laura Cleans the house. (With Pics)

Last night I had a mini-meltdown. I was tired, emotional and looked around the rooms upstairs to find disaster had hit. Life has thrown us some giant lemons recently. We’ve suffered with four family bereavements, the upheaval of an extension and started home-schooling. We’ve had some highs and lows,...

How To Look Cute In A Hat (Winter Edition)

Winter is coming, time to get out the wholly hat and look like a garden gnome! - Just kidding! Read this and you'll learn how to look cute-as-a-button in your winter hat!...

Homeschooling – A Day in a Life

  Before I took the plunge to homeschool my kids, I could not visualise HOW I could do it. I would look at all these homeschooling mums with so much respect and awe, wondering how they stay sane and keep up with the mammoth responsibility to educate their children....

How to be a Social Butterfly… when you feel like a Hungry Caterpillar.

Do you ever just sit in the workplace, school or even in Costa and look around to find all these people talking animatedly with each other – laughing, flicking their glossy hair while exchanging quips and witty remarks – and wonder to yourself, HOW do they do that?  Do...