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Priorities

As you know I’ve written a few entries about how, as an entrepreneur, you sometimes have to give up things in the short term in order to hopefully get even better things in the long term.  For example, I talked

I Think These Are So Cool!

I know I usually write about business type stuff but I’m just going to be a girl in this post! I have always loved funky, unique pieces of clothing or jewelry. When I was in college, my outfits could be

Setting Your Own Schedule

One of the advantages of being an entrepreneur is that you basically set your own schedule for everything.  Most people work 9-5 or so and that’s that.  Now obviously as an entrepreneur you are probably going to be working more

When Your Mind Wanders Off

As you work to build your business, you may occasionally find yourself daydreaming.  It could be about a delicious meal (since you are living frugally while focusing on your business, right?), or maybe the car you want to buy when

A Bit Of Jealousy

My old roommate sent me this email and this pic of her new living room.  Look how big it is!  I’m kinda jealous of the whole living in a nice townhouse thing since I’m trying to save money living in

Only Three

My old roommate sent me this email earlier today.  She said I could share it here: “I am never in my life going to get behind the wheel even after one drink. I say that because last weekend I got

Meet My Friend, Coffee

When you become hyper-focused on your business, it’s easy to let some of your old healthy habits fall by the wayside.  As I’ve mentioned before, sometimes you end up skipping your workouts because you’re too busy.  That 15 minutes to

The Realities Of Starting A Business

Why do you want to be successful? The first thing most people will say when answering that question will have something to do with money. “I want to be rich!” “I want a million dollars!” Or they’ll say something that

Backup Everything

This is kind of one of those things that everyone knows they should do, but few people actually take the time to do consistently. Always.  Make.  Backups. Now, I’m not even talking about how important this is for your home

Dealing With Taxes

One of the things you don’t expect when you go into business for yourself is just how different your taxes are going to be.  For the most part, taxes as an employee are pretty easy and straightforward.  There are even