Things I Wish I Knew: About Writing a Cookbook with Allison Day

Today’s “Things I Wish I Knew” post is from cookbook author and award winning blogger Allison Day. Allison Day is the cookbook author of Whole Bowls (Skyhorse, April 2016) and Purely Pumpkin (Skyhorse, Fall 2016), the voice and lens behind Yummy Beet, as well as a food photographer and nutritionist. Allison won gold in the 2015 Taste Canada Food WritingContinue reading “Things I Wish I Knew: About Writing a Cookbook with Allison Day”

Juggling Your Creative Life

One of the hardest things about being a creative person/writer/artist etc. is balance. When you work from home sometimes family members don’t know your boundaries. When you love your job sometimes it’s hard to stop working when your desk is always in the other room. Tell me in the comments what the hardest part ofContinue reading “Juggling Your Creative Life”

How To Be The Boss Of Your Creative Life

Has everyone heard of impostor syndrome? It’s that feeling we’ve all experienced where, despite our accomplishments, we’re unable to feel like we’ve earned our spot. Like we’re a creative imposter and someone is going to find out we don’t belong. I don’t know any creative person who has never internalized this feeling. But the truthContinue reading “How To Be The Boss Of Your Creative Life”

9 Ways to Write Smarter, Not Harder

Many budding–and established–writers have day jobs that prevent them from dedicating their days to their writing. How can you use your free time to turn your writing into something substantial? What’s the solution to that pressure? Adjust your time management skills to maximize the time you do have to create something you can be proudContinue reading “9 Ways to Write Smarter, Not Harder”