Lemonade Linings

Freelance Writer. Blogger. Shower Singer. Taco Lover. Devoted Doggy Mama. Always covered in dog hair and refusing to feel bad about it.

High Five for Friday!

Oh hey, it's Friday! I hope you all enjoyed a wonderful week full of tons of fun times and productivity....more

Dark Places Review

Hello there, my fellow bookworms! I'm back with another quick book recommendation for you.As you may have realized, I've been on a bit of a Gillian Flynn kick lately. I read both Gone Girl and Sharp Objects and loved them ....more

Tips for Dealing with Business Contracts

There are a lot of things I'm good at when it comes to running my business. With that being said, there are plenty of areas where I still feel like I have no clue what I'm doing. What's one of those areas? ...more

5 Small Ways I Boost My Confidence

Do you ever have those days (or heck, even weeks!) when you just feel pretty down on yourself. Maybe you made a big mistake at work. Or, perhaps you're dealing with a bad breakout and a terrible hair day ....more

Weekly Goals

Welcome back to Monday, everybody! I ended up having a decent amount of time to kick back and relax this weekend. So, I'm feeling recharged and ready to grab this week by the horns!I ended last week feeling satisfied with the amount I got done — although, I did feel a bit burnt out when all was said and done ....more

Happy Friday!

Oh, friends. This week has been an incredibly busy one. In fact, I'm amazed that I managed to get my regular blog posts up throughout the rest of the week ....more

Finding Your Blog's Focus

If you've been reading for some time, you know that a while back I announced a bit of a shift in my blog content.You see, when I started this blog, it was really just an outlet for me to write creatively about the things that I loved. And, like a lot of young female bloggers, I assumed that this meant I should blog about beauty and style. After all, I love both of those things.Then, I went through a pretty big change both professional and personally ....more

Tips for Coping With Rejection

You know what word you hear a lot when you're a full-time freelancer? No. That's right, no matter how wonderful you think you are or how great you are at what you do, you probably get the dreaded "thanks, but no thanks" way more often than a "yes".I won't sugarcoat it — all of that rejection can be exhausting ....more

Making New Outfits From Your Wardrobe

I'm sure this scenario is familiar to all of us: you stand in front of your closet that's literally filled to the brim with clothes. Yet, you think to yourself, "Ugh, I have nothing to wear!"This happens to me way more than I'd even like to admit. Of course, I'm aware that I have plenty of clothes ....more

Weekly Goals

Can you believe it's Monday already?! That weekend went a little too quick for my taste. But, I suppose that's the way it always goes ....more