Happier & Fulfilled

Being a Lifestyle Entrepreneur helps me enjoy my midlife years studying for a Ph.D., running my business, and inspiring other women to love entrepreneurship as much as I do. It is a new approach to entrepreneurship that makes me feel happier and fulfilled. Since I’m a globetrotter by heart, this lifestyle is a perfect match…

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How To Keep Your Sanity While Homeschooling

Many parents are anxious about managing kids’ chores and lessons at home for the first time, and it is not because they can’t handle the kids but because the way lessons are instructed nowadays, especially mathematics or problem-solving activities. With many websites, Pinterest pins or Instagram posts giving advice on homeschooling, you might feel lost…

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Wash your Hands, Order Take Out, This Too Shall Pass.

We all have a role to play, stay at home moms have tons of experience homeschooling and working from home, and don’t get me started on the “did you wash your hands?” Yes, we sound like a broken record, but cleaning is essential to prevent germs and other stuff from growing in our homes, especially…

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A Women-Owned Business is not a Side Hustle.

Although we may have started our business as a side hustle just to have that extra income, our entrepreneurial spirit pushed us to work smarter not only harder.  Maybe you don’t consider blogging a real business, but as I mentioned in previous posts, the mommy blog industry is about 3.9 million moms writing about ket…

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Super Simple Productivity Journal to Get Things Done

In previous posts, I talked about having a journal to de-stress and personal growth, but if your primary stressor is your busy mom lifestyle juggling school, business, family, and afterschool tasks, then what you need is a productivity journal. The hallmark of success is the ability to manage time wisely, being consistent with our habits,…

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The Importance of a Journal

We all had a secret diary when we were younger, our dearest confident where we poured our dreams, thoughts and irrational fears. We kept those scribbles as the most precious jewel because they were ours, we confided in the secrecy of anonymity to write about that platonic love that would never be, the hate we…

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What is Success?

After making my 2020 resolutions, I literally started to draft some goals for 2020 besides three, which they were pretty okay, but not specific enough to start planning how to make them real. It is hard to achieve goals and make money out of a business idea or be effective in a job search if…

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Home-based Business and Crafts, not for me.

Three years after arriving at The Woodlands, TX.  I was still adapting to the stay-at-home mom thing. I recall learning all kinds of crafts, from painting to jewelry, crochet, and herbal remedies. I realized I could have a small home-based business and get an income out of it. Well, at least I thought I could. A…

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Self-Care is crucial for job Searching

The process of returning to work, figure out how to make money, or earning an income includes the vital task of self-care. This weekend I have to drive my kids everywhere: SAT testing, volunteering, Dungeons & Dragons meetings, volunteering at the animal shelter, and church -more like dragging to this one!- But I got this,…

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My Life in 3 Minutes

Yesterday night, after my last carpooling from robotics class, feeding the dogs, and celebrating my 8th grader successes with a tasty pizza, I went up to my home office. I spent a reasonable amount of time reviewing the last version of my resume, slowly browsing action words and skills, deciding which to include, and double…

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