Why it’s good to take a break…

Why it’s good to take a break…

This week I returned from the Cyprus sun a little frazzled and not exactly well rested (!) but brimming with blog/vlog/writing ideas and …
The Cost of Blogging

The Cost of Blogging

I have invested a great deal of time AND money in my blog and social media presence since I first set up my original …
Just keep blogging, just keep blogging…

Just keep blogging, just keep blogging…

Continuing the new year theme I thought I’d do a quick post on why I keep blogging (or keep returning to …
How to get in the Writing Mood

How to get in the Writing Mood

I was recently asked how I find the motivation/inspiration to keep on writing (even though I’ve currently hit a wall …
Keeping up with Social Media

Keeping up with Social Media

Food. Water. Shelter. Clothing. The basic necessities of life. Now it seems we have to add Social Media to that list. When I first …
This Blogger’s Life: How to Get Organised

This Blogger’s Life: How to Get Organised

 If you haven’t blogged as much as you would have liked this year, or simply want to start afresh, getting organised …
My Blogging Schedule

My Blogging Schedule

In the blogging world consistency and reliability are key to attracting a solid following. According to studies, readers like to know exactly when and …
My Blogging Equipment and Software

My Blogging Equipment and Software

When I started out blogging I had no idea what an expensive venture it would prove to be. Think that you just bust open …
To post, or not to post

To post, or not to post

While I try my best to bash out two posts a week (some prepared in advance, others off the cuff), sometimes it can be …
How to accept criticism…even if you’re Greek!

How to accept criticism…even if you’re Greek!

Hands up. Who likes to be criticised, even positively? Anyone? No, neither do I. *Reaches for the ouzo bottle*. Unfortunately, when you …