I celebrated the launch of a second print book (a co-authored work-for-hire piece) after releasing a self-published Untrained Housewife Guide to Getting Prepared earlier in the year and Backyard Farming last December. Three books since Vivian was born 20 months ago. That’s a lot. A friend made a joking comment mentioning how she didn’t know […]
I used to buy steno pads in bulk at Sam’s Club. I still use them for brainstorming blog content or outlining posts, however I no longer use them for my journaling. In fact, I stopped buying myself cheap journals altogether. Now I get myself lovely journals. They might still be inexpensive, because I LOVE a good […]
Wondering how you’re going to get that writing done? I’ve got a solution for you – writing sprint groups. The secret to my prolific writing and an easy way for you to write more right now.
As the founder of Untrained Housewife one of the things I initially had in mind for the site was to make it a venue for sharing the wisdom, thoughts, and opinions that other people had to share. I have been blessed to have many writers leave their bits of wisdom over the past three years […]
Pinterest is one of those sites that I originally looked at and said, “oh gosh, not one more thing to learn.” with a sigh of resignation. But then I had a post about how to make your own wall hanging go viral on Pinterest to the tune of tens of thousands of page views and […]
Today I was on the local morning news channel talking about how to help kids express their individuality through their school supplies. See details on all the goodies at Untrained Housewife’s back-to-school tips post!