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Pinteresting Strategies Review

Pinteresting Strategies by Carly Campbell – an honest review.

By Francesca / September 21, 2019

READING TIME: 6 minutes Carly of Mommy on Purpose and Blogging Like You Mean It shares her best tips on manual pinning that took her from 0 to over 200k page views!

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Inspiration for a happy life

25 inspirational quotes for a happy life!

By Francesca / September 13, 2019

READING TIME: 5 minutes These short inspirational quotes will pick you up, lift you up and inspire you to live your bestest, happiest life! Pin them, print them out or just share them with someone you love! I trawled through literally hundreds of quotes to find my favourites for you today. I only wanted sayings here that really struck…

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How to write a SMART goal that works for you

How to write a SMART goal that works for you.

By Francesca / August 30, 2019

READING TIME: 5 minutes When you think of where you want to be in ten years… no, let me start that again. Have you ever thought about where you want to be in ten years? There is generally three options here. Either you haven’t thought at all about it, you’re more of an ‘in the moment’ person. Two, you…

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How Trello can help get organised and track goals

How to use Trello to organise and track your goals (plus 3 awesome time-saving tips!).

By Francesca / August 28, 2019

READING TIME: 5 minutes We all have the same number of hours in the day, right? But sometimes it just doesn’t feel enough. Over the years, one of the things my hubby has taught me is the value in simplifying the everyday tasks we have to do, so that we have more time for the things we want to…

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Quote - Life is beautiful.

My favourite motivational quotes and how they have actually changed my life!

By Francesca / August 15, 2019

READING TIME: 4 minutes Motivational quotes are a great way to cheer us up and spur us on, not to mention they look great as wall art! But sometimes these words really hit home and do much more than provide a five-minute lift. The following quotes are burned into my brain and they surface over and over when I…

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Chasing dreams

How I’m chasing my dreams.

By Francesca / July 8, 2019

READING TIME: 6 minutes Chasing dreams, smashing goals, living your best life… what does all this even mean? Well, it’s about figuring out what would actually make you feel happy and then getting there. In this post I want to share with you the dreams I’m chasing at the moment. Maybe they are the same for you, maybe similar-ish…

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Women planning business together

A beginner’s guide to a Pinterest strategy.

By Francesca / June 27, 2019

READING TIME: 4 minutes Plus a quick 5-step plan to sort your Pinterest Strategy! No doubt when you first started reading about this idea of being able to work from home or blogging as a side hustle, it started out looking pretty sweet. Write a few blogs ✔ Hang out on Pinterest ✔ Make some extra coin ✔ Looking…

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Picnicing on the top of a mountain.

What would a different everyday life look like to you?

By Francesca / June 14, 2019

READING TIME: 2 minutes Today’s post is a little different to usual. I don’t want to tell you my opinion. I want to hear yours. We all have day dreams about traveling to exotic places, or buying a fancy house one day. Maybe we fantasise about what we might do when the kids move out of home, when we…

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Becoming an entreprenuer - three unexpected things

Becoming an entrepreneur and the three surprising things I wasn’t expecting.

By Francesca / April 30, 2019

READING TIME: 4 minutes Becoming an entrepreneur was one of the biggest changes I made in my life. There’s a lot of information out there for anyone looking to start an online business, whether it’s a blog or an online website. Some of it’s useful, a lot of it’s not. But you can’t always read between the lines when…

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Procrastination setting in? Quotes to help you.

Procrastination setting in? These six quotes can help you get back on track (get ready, they’re powerful!).

By Francesca / April 22, 2019

READING TIME: 4 minutes Let’s jump right in! Don’t wait. The time will never be just right. Napolean Hill Yep, that’s right. Napolean knew it, Nike knew it – just do it. And you know, it’s not just about procrastination. There’s three good reasons why you should just jump in boots ‘n’ all. The first is this, a thought…

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