There's been quite a bit of moving and shaking happening around here lately. Probably the most exciting news is a new project I've decided to tackle; in the form of remodeling a 1950's 780 sq.ft bungalow. It's a family investment and we've already begun the grueling, but equally fun remodel process. . . .
A few months ago I finally opened my print shop, The Studio by Lauren Jade Lately. After months of being encouraged by friends and family, I hesitantly decided to give it a shot. It was a HUGE step for me and took a lot of courage (and work). I had a lot of reservations about offering up my art as a . . .
It can be hard to stick to a routine as a freelancer and I'm definitely guilty of straying from my self-imposed schedule. Today I'm sharing 5 ways to simplify your weekly routine to become more productive and feel less stressed at the end of each day. 1. Time Audits & Time Blocking The word . . .
Wowza, it's been a week since I've blogged. Whoops. Time completely got away from me. That's a lie. I was busy working and House of Cards came back on. Now as some of you may or may not know, we travelled to Miami last week to scope out two prospective locations for our charging stations. The trip . . .
We’re off this weekend for a short business trip to Miami. It’s exciting times of growth and expansion for our company, Phox Charge. Jason and I have been working on it pretty much since we started dating. To get technical we weren’t even dating when we had our first few ‘business meetings.’ The . . .
I first connected with Natalie on Instagram (@thatfoodiegirl). We were both bloggers, had our own businesses and love food/cocktails, so it was clear we'd make fast friends. It's been exciting watching Natalie's newest venture blossom and grow in such a short period of time. Before we dive into the . . .
I wear many hats. Or, I used to? Maybe I still do, but I'm consciously trying to wear less. I'm teaching myself that doing less as an entrepreneur to get more done is acceptable and favorable. Last year I attempted to juggle 3 different jobs, a blog, do illustrations and just live a life on top of . . .
A few weeks ago a made a very intentional decision. I was going to leave the company I've been working with for a year to follow my dreams. This choice isn't one that came easily. Normally I'm one to make very sudden, irrational decisions basely purely on whichever way the wind is blowing. . . .