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Free Printable-Don’t Try Do Wall Art

Free Printable-Don’t Try Do Wall Art

I’m excited to announce that I’m finally getting sales on my etsy shop! Hearing a cha-ching daily makes my heart soar. The only downside is out of 772 products, the only digital downloads that are selling like hotcakes is the printable wall art.

I’m thinking of increasing my catalog to printable stickers. I’m currently learning how to do the setup so I can start selling sheets. I’m also putting together a planner, I’m starting to realize just how important that planner was for me when I ran my business before I had my daughter.

Which brings me to giving away this printable-Don’t Try Do.

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The size is 8×10 in 300 dpi, perfect for printing. Please click on the image to download the full size.

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Free Printable-Do Not Panic Wall Art

Free Printable-Do Not Panic Wall Art

Oh in times when I just want to have a nervous breakdown, I live by this little 3-word quote. I’m exhausted, being at home all day with my daughter, working, plus working a part-time night job outside of the home is breaking me in half.

Yes, it’s insane for me to do this, but at this point I have no choice. Work hard, play later. Thankfully there is light at the end of the tunnel. It’s been so so difficult to keep a regular client base in my web design business that I’m thinking of giving it up. I’m going to hold onto it for another few months, but if things don’t improve I’m letting it go and moving onto other things.

Anyways, enough of my ranting and let me give you my free printable-Do No Panic.

 

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Here is your free printable. The size is 8×10 inches in 300dpi perfect for printing. You may want to click on the image in order to download the full size.

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Free Printable-Life Is Beautiful Wall Art

Free Printable-Life Is Beautiful Wall Art

Life is beautiful for me and always has been. Even when I’m running into trouble life still maintains it’s beauty to me as I rise above my struggles. I was just looking at my daughter today and seeing her smile is better than a million words.

Which brings me to today’s free printable.

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Here is your free printable. Size is 8×10 inches in 300 dpi perfect for printing. Please click on the image in order to download the full size.

lifeisbeautiful

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Update: Most Accounts restored, resuming contacts and work Saturday July 30, 2016

Update: Most Accounts restored, resuming contacts and work Saturday July 30, 2016

From my previous post a few days ago, I mentioned this has been quite a nightmare for me. Thankfully, I have restored a few accounts. I have just regained access back to my PayPal account and refunds have been sent or in the process of being sent. I have uploaded the documents to Gmail and they are processing my password request change. It’s looking very good on that end.

Skype, I think that may be a goner, but I’m actively working with Skype to get my account restored.

Needless to say, I have been in contact with all clients and work will resume Saturday, July 30, 2016. I am almost 100% back in business.

I do want to apologize humbly from the bottom of my heart of this entire debacle and I am so happy to have almost all of my accounts restored.

May this be a lesson not only for myself but for the massess. When hiring someone always create a separate password for them. Never use the password you always use. You just can’t trust anyone online these days. 🙂

 

Back to publishing my free printable. I’ll be going back from the last time I posted through today. 🙂

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Free Printable-Life Is a Choice Wall Art

Free Printable-Life Is a Choice Wall Art

Yes in deed it is. Life is a choice. Someone told me that today and this particular quote really got me to thinking about a few things in my life. Which brings me to the latest free printable that I have for you.

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Here is your free printable. Size is 8×10 inches in 300 dpi perfect for printing. Please click on the image in order to download the full size.

lifeisachoice

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Free Printable-Let Yourself Shine Wall Art

Free Printable-Let Yourself Shine Wall Art

Getting through a personal storm and working out all issues. I am happy to say that things are getting better. Through my personal battle I’m currently rising above it and shining my way through. So happy right now.

Which brings you to my free printable: Let yourself Shine

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Here is your free printable. Size is 8×10 inches in 300 dpi perfect for printing. Please click on the image in order to download the full size.

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Free Printable-Let Your Hair Down Wall Art

Free Printable-Let Your Hair Down Wall Art

This free printable says exactly what I’m planning to do. Over the next few weeks as I clear out my orders, I’m taking a two week break to write out a better business plan and spend more time with my daughter. This year has been exhausting and I’m planning to get some much needed rest.

This free printable is titled “Let Your Hair Down”.

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Here is your free printable. Size is 8×10 in 300dpi, perfect for printing. You will need to click on the image to download the full size. I hope you enjoy.

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My hacking nightmare!

My hacking nightmare!

Apparently, My freelancer.com woes are not over. If you remember my blog post about freelancer.com and the suspension, (click the link here) After constant harassment on social media platforms, they finally looked into the issue.

Long and behold, that freelancer’s account was suddenly closed and I was refunded in full. Looks like after looking into the issue I wasn’t lying at all about this freelancer logging into my freelancer account, releasing payment, then giving himself excellent feedback on my behalf.

How did this freelancer get my password?

Once simple mistake. I used the same password for a WordPress login that I provided him which was my personal password that I used for everything. That freelancer took advantage of that and started trying to log into everything.

I made efforts to try and change my passwords everywhere I could, but it was too late. This freelancer had gone on a rampage, hacking my Gmail this morning as well as my Skype. I no longer have access to my skype or any of my 100+ contacts that I have been working to build for the past six years. My PayPal has been hacked twice to the point where they have figured out how to actually log in from a Michigan location and pull funds from my account.

I have nearly lost my VPS server. They have hacked that as well and I just spent over an hour with my hosting company trying to get it back.

I am DEVASTATED! I had two clients who had paid me for jobs (I don’t spend the money until the work is done) and all that money is gone, wasted on some miscellaneous crap on ebay. I don’t even shop on ebay. Needless to say, PayPal has pulled those charges, but I have to of course WAIT FOREVER to get them all back.

I feel like I’m done with this business. I’m so sick and tired of the crap that comes with working online. I’m going to do my best to finish up these jobs, regain my accounts back, and try to move on from this, but just to let you know.

Don’t ever share a password you normally use with anyone. That unethical freelancer on Freelancer.com has taught me a very hard lesson and has possibly cost me my reputation and my business.

This is my fault I know it. I should have never trusted anyone with a password so personal to me. However, in my six years of business, this has NEVER happened to me before. I suppose there is a first time for everything.

Now I have to put a security freeze on all my credit reports and only god knows what else.

Now, to go and see what else has been hacked.

To all the clients that it may seem like I am ignoring. I’m doing what I can to pull your info from PayPal to make contact with all of you, and I’m very sorry for any inconvenience caused.

XFINITY Connect Your PayPal Debit MasterCard has been deactivated XFINITY Connect Important – We noticed unusual activity in your PayPal account

 

Update: Looks like I’ve lost my fiverr and origin account. This is going to be a long week. 🙁

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Free Printable-Less Is More Wall Art

Free Printable-Less Is More Wall Art

What’s up guys! I’m back with another free printable. I suppose I’ll give you a little rant about something lol. Today was pretty much a bust. If you’ve seen my other blog posts I’ve been having some hassle with a developer I’ve been working with hacking into my accounts. That’s alright though, I’m currently working on getting the situation sorted.

The printable I bring you tonight is called “Less is More”

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I won’t always be posting printable wall art, I’ll be posting stickers and other free printables starting next month.

Here is your free printable. The size is 8×10 inches in 300 dpi. Please click on the image to get the full size.

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Free Printable-Just Beat It Wall Art

Free Printable-Just Beat It Wall Art

Looking at my home office like you must be joking. It’s a total disaster. This summer flew by and I barely did anything with my daughter this summer, which was a bummer. It’s literally been all work and no play. So, I’m planning to spend a few hours giving her my undivided attention no matter what. I’m also laying down some firm boundaries with clients. This summer has been rough and I’ve gotten a few clients who need 10-20 minute response times do matter what hour of the day/night they contact me which is unacceptable.

Alrighty, enough of my rant here let me get you that free daily printable. It’s called “Just Beat It”.

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Here is your free printable. Please click on the image to download the full size. The size is 8×10 inches in 300dpi, perfect for printing.

justbeatit

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Free Printable-It’s All In You Wall Art

Free Printable-It’s All In You Wall Art

Why is it so difficult to make sure you blog daily? Lol! I have been struggling with this for quite some time now. I’ve been trying to at least make a blog post once a day, but it has been a struggle. Especially with my daughter, I have no idea how I get through the day and by the end of it, the last thing I’m thinking about is a blog! Ha! I guess that’s what comes with having a mommy blog.

I have some great news. My shop free printables is pulling in daily sales. Now I’m not achieving anything monumental, but it’s better than nothing. Daily sales are better than no sales even if it’s just one or two. I’m going to keep putting money daily into my shop.

Alright, here’s your free daily printable. It’s called “It’s all in you”.

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Here is you free printable. Please click on the image to download the full size. The size is 8×10 in 300 dpi, perfect for printing. I hope you enjoy.

itsallinyou

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Nasty storm heading my way. Clients if I’m offline and miss appointments this is why

Nasty storm heading my way. Clients if I’m offline and miss appointments this is why

I have make sure this alert is posted. It’s getting really dark and the last time a storm like this passed my area I lost power for over 24 hours. I could not reach any of my clients and they were understandably angry last time. So, in hindsight I’m going to go ahead and post my weather report ahead of time. Remember, I have no control over the weather and these things happen from time to time. I will use my blog via my phone to keep everyone updated on my status, hopefully it passes through quickly. If I am offline, I encourage you to please send me emails and leave voice messages. I’ll return them as soon as I get back online. As a reminder if my power does go out, I will update this post.

Please click the image for full view of my status below:

Local Weather Alert weather.com

 

 

Update: 6:14pm. Power is down. I have alerted my energy company an waiting for an estimate of electricity restoration. I will try to update as many clients as possible. I am very sorry for this inconvenience.

 

Upate: 8:18pm. Estimated restoration time is tomorrow July 22 at 3:30pm.

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Free Printable-Here Comes The Rain Free Printable

Free Printable-Here Comes The Rain Free Printable

Yes, this is exactly how I’ve been feeling and yet, there is NO RAIN in Michigan. I’m so irritated and hot, the air quality in the entire State is crap right now. I just went through a terrible ordeal in my business but have since bounced back, but boy did I learn from this one. Well, this is why I bring you today’s free printable.

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I also want to give credit for the clipart to: https://www.etsy.com/shop/Prettygrafikdesign

They make some awesome clipart with commercial usage.

Here is your free printable. Please click on the image to get the full view. The size is 8×10 in 300 dpi.

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Free Printable-Don’t Wait For Anything Wall Art

Free Printable-Don’t Wait For Anything Wall Art

Boy oh boy life is not easy. Right now, I’m taking up a part-time job. The Web Design industry is so saturated that it’s extremely difficult to pull and keep clients. Right now, I’m clearing out my design queue. I have about 3 clients and then it’s back to nothing. So right now I’m taking up a part time job. My passive income is almost nothing right now so I have to have something coming in the background when there is downtime. With Web Design, there are times when it’s very busy and times when there is almost no business.

Right now, I’m going through the no-business period. This was SOOOO no-existent when Elance was around. I could literally wait until the end of the month, pull about 10 jobs off the site and have money to cover all of my bills by the first of the month. It’s not like that anymore. My repeat clients are starting to slow down with work so that means I don’t get as much work. Sorry for the rant, just needed to clear my mind before I start this job tonight. 🙂

Alright, here is my free printable to today. It’s titled “Don’t Wait For Anything”. Which is what I’m currently doing right now.

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Here is your free printable. The size is 8×10 inches in 300 dpi, perfect for printing. Please make sure that you click the image so you can download in the largest size.

dontwaitforanything

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Free Printable-Don’t Worry Be Happy Wall Art

Free Printable-Don’t Worry Be Happy Wall Art

In the midst of opening my Etsy shop, I now have 600 items. Getting a lot of views, but little to no sales. Ugh, this is exactly the way it was before I opened it. Now I feel like I’ve wasted money again. I know that a lot of etsy shops are struggling due to all of the glitches going on with Etsy. Well, I’m going to give my shop a good 4 month run especially since I’ve paid for all these listings. If things don’t pick up by October, then I’m gone.

Meanwhile, I wanted to bring you my latest free printable titled “Don’t Worry Be Happy”.

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Here is your free printable. It’s 8×10 inches in 300 dpi, perfect for printing. Please click on the image for the largest size.

dontworrybehappy

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Guest Post-Getting Organized for Busy Moms: Balance between Work and Home Duties

Guest Post-Getting Organized for Busy Moms: Balance between Work and Home Duties

The fact that people who manage to somehow find the golden mean in their lives are considered as the most reasonable ones. When you think about it, balance is everything – finding a balance in the relationship with your partner, balance in money spending, as well as making a career and having a personal life are some of the equations we are simply expected to always solve right and not to go to extremes or provoke misunderstandings.

 

The truth, however, is that finding the balance between our career and family and home duties is the hardest ones, especially for busy moms. Unfortunately, one is always taking advantage in comparison to the other. Personal and family time usually suffers due to the objective need of financial means, but the other way round is also possible and one could be forced not only to put up with their angry boss, but even lose their job.

 

Such a dilemma is always harder for moms, because they are usually torn apart between their family time, domestic chores and work, and this causes them a lot of stress. In fact, home cleaning and maintenance adds a lot of pressure to their busy working schedule and cause a lot of problems in their families.

 

Still, it is possible to put an end to the constant struggle for a clean and tidy home by following a few simple rules. Stop tripping into child’s toys, fighting stains that are impossible to clean and feel like you have been born with a mop in your hand. The truth is that most moms are too engaged with a handful of obligations at home and at work, because their schedules are full and they are forced to do a lot of things for a short period of time. In addition, trying to find a balance between their family, job and personal time is not that easy.

 

Of course, there is no magical formula that will help you, but you can think of a better time management strategy that will allow you to do a lot of things for less time than usual. Here are some tips that may help you in that:

 

  1. Get more organised

 

It is amazing how many people are wasting their time in simple things such as finding their keys, looking for the right pair of shoes, etc. Make some time to organise your personal space, because it will save you really a lot of time. Write important things down – this will save you a lot of time wondering what you should have done next.

 

  1. Clean your home for a few minutes every day

 

Try to stay on top of the mess in order to control it. Make a habit of spending a few minutes to clean your home every day instead of being forced to clean it all at once. This will actually save you a lot of time, not to mention the fact that your house or apartment will be impeccable in the long term. Make a cleaning schedule and try to get used to it – this will keep you motivated.

 

  1. Make your cleaning routine simpler

 

Be more organised and make your cleaning routine simpler in order to save yourself some time. HouseCleaning SW19 suggests to divide your home into areas that are easier to clean instead of cleaning it all at once. Find a way to get rid of the items that you do not need and use any more – this will make you a lot easier, too.

 

  1. Encourage your kids to help you with the home cleaning chores

 

Moms can always use an extra pair of hands. So, delegate some of the cleaning chores to the members of your family and encourage them to start helping you more. Of course, you should take into account you kids’ age and give them tasks that they can actually deal with. Otherwise you could be forced to re-do the whole thing once again and lose even more time.

 

  1. Clean one room at a time

 

Your home needs cleaning? Start with one room at a time and focus on it instead of wondering how to clean the entire house. Doing this will help you make the domestic cleaning process more manageable.

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Roundup! 3 Free Kindle Books!

Roundup! 3 Free Kindle Books!

Starting back up my daily kindle eBook freebies. I’ll list 3-6 eBooks each day with links to download. All posts will also be shared on my Kindle Free Books Now Facebook page which has over 20k readers. It’s been dormant for a few years, but I’m looking to pick it back up and get it moving again.

So, let’s get to it. Here are the 3 books that will be worth reading.

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UnEnchanted (An Unfortunate Fairy Tale Book 1)

Mina Grime is unlucky, unpopular and uncoordinated; until she saves her crush’s life on a field trip, changing her High School status from loser to hero overnight. But with her new found fame brings misfortune in the form of an old family curse come to light. For Mina is descended from the Brothers Grimm and has inherited all of their unfinished fairy tale business. Which includes trying to outwit a powerful Story from making her it’s next fairytale victim.

To break the fairy tale curse on her family and make these deadly occurrences stop, Mina must finish the tales until the very Grimm end.

Download now at Amazon: 

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Silence

For eleven years, Oakley Farrell has been silent. At the age of five, she stopped talking, and no one seems to know why. Refusing to communicate beyond a few physical actions, Oakley remains in her own little world.

Bullied at school, she has just one friend, Cole Benson. Cole stands by her, refusing to believe that she is not perfect the way she is. Over the years, they have developed their own version of a normal friendship. However, will it still work as they start to grow even closer?

When Oakley is forced to face someone from her past, can she hold her secret in any longer?

Download now at Amazon:

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The Mind Readers

Cameron Winters is a freak. Fortunately, no one but her family knows the truth …that Cameron can read minds. For years Cameron has hidden behind a facade of normalcy, warned that there are those who would do her harm. When gorgeous and mysterious Lewis Douglas arrives he destroys everything Cameron has ever believed and tempts her with possibilities of freedom. Determined to embrace her hidden talents, Cameron heads to a secret haven with Lewis; a place where she meets others like her, Mind Readers.

But as Cameron soon finds out some things are too good to be true. When the Mind Readers realize the extent of Cameron’s abilities, they want to use her powers for their own needs. Cameron suddenly finds herself involved in a war in which her idea of what is right and wrong is greatly tested. In the end she’ll be forced to make a choice that will not only threaten her relationship with Lewis, but her very life.

Best for ages 14 and over.

Book 1: The Mind Readers
Book 2: The Mind Thieves

Download now at Amazon: 

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Free Printable-Dance Lightly With Life Wall Art

Free Printable-Dance Lightly With Life Wall Art

Someone actually told me this quote the other day and so I decided that I would go ahead and create a wall art printable. Not sure what it means, but I loved the quote and so I’m going to go ahead and post it. Not much to write about today. Today I’m in a bit f a funk. It’s super hot, the day was INSANE I mean I had way too much on my plate and all I really wanted to do was just lay down and take a nap. Oh well, there will be better days and besides, tomorrow is a new day. 🙂

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Here is the printable. The size is 8×10 in 300 dpi, perfect for printing. Please click on the image to retrieve the original size.

dancelightlywithlife

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Free Printable-Do Awesome Things Wall Art

Free Printable-Do Awesome Things Wall Art

Looks like I’ll be reviving my free Kindle Books Facebook page. It’s been dead for quite a while, but I just got back into the smooth of reading (via kindle unlimited) and I came across quite a few very good reads that I really enjoyed. So, every good book I find, or that comes my way I’ll be posting here also along with some reviews, and other sorts. You know, just to keep things going with my blog posting. I’ve been doing good, making sure daily posts are added and I’m very happy about that.

I just need to write up some rules/regulations on my free eBook posting, but that shouldn’t be difficult to drum up. Alrighty, let me give you today’s free printable titled Do Awesome Things. Which is great because I’m doing some really awesome things right now.

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Here is the printable. You’ll need to click on the image for the full view. The size is 8×10 in 300 dpi which is perfect for printing.

doawesomethings

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Free Printable-Don’t Lose Your Fire Wall Art

Free Printable-Don’t Lose Your Fire Wall Art

Today is going to be a CRAZY DAY!!!! I have a lot on my plate, plus my daughter’s grandmother will be stopping by to visit my Sophie. I have to get the house cleaned up pretty good plus I also need to make sure I try to pull at least 4-5 design clients within the next 24 hours. Can I do it? I think I can.

Which brings me to my next free printable for today. It’s call “Don’t Lose Your Fire”. Which is awesome since I think I’m on the verge of burning out. That 3 day vacation trip to my boyfriend’s family reunion sounds lovely right now.

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Here is the free printable. Please make sure to click on the image for the full view. The size is 8×10 inches in 300 dpi, perfect for printing. Hope you enjoy!

dontloseyourfire

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