5 Side Hustle Ideas to Earn Money Online Today

Jobs are limited everywhere. I know people that have been unemployed for years and it doesn’t seem to help that McDonalds is “always” hiring. Even employed full time, you get behind in your bills. Kids need supplies for school that you just weren’t ready to purchase. The gas hand gets low, and you don’t get […]

Top 13 Books to Secure You Grants and Scholarships

As an admissions advisor and prior financial aid advisor, I hear every day students asking how they are going to pay for college. From grandparents, to parents, to the students themselves, they are afraid of student loans, and should be. There is hope though as you can find grants and scholarships that are available for […]

20 Things You Can Do On Your Day Off Work

Well, today’s post is about relaxing at home. You see, when we are off work, we tend to handle all the busy, stressful things that we never can get done on a normal day. Well, today, I just did not care. I need to relax. Relaxing is defined as “make or become less tense or […]

Treat Yourself to a Beautiful Manicure

  You know, it simply amazes me at how many women do not get their nails done. I mean, they don’t even do them at home. Upkeep is so important these days in your professional and personal life. I personally get my nails done at least every two weeks. I work hard for the money! […]

How to Create Your 2016 New Year’s Vision Board

I’m an Admissions Advisor for an online school. One of the things I like to do is interview my students to find out what their goals really are in life. So I do start by asking, “What are your personal goals, and then we’ll dive into your career goals”. You’ll be amazed that over 90% […]

Southern Shrimp Omelet

Another amazing Saturday. Home from work for the weekend, so I decided to make yet again another omelet. Going off my theme of shrimp (plenty left over), I decided to make a shrimp omelet. If you’re good at making omelets, this is just as simple. Swap out your favorite meat for shrimp! See, easy. For […]

Vietnamese (Shrimp) Spring Rolls

I’m a Thai Food fanatic …. In fact, the other week I went to my favorite restaurant in Oak Park, Mama Thai. It’s just a nice, quiet environment, with good food and friendly service. Chicago has some great restaurants, but the low-key area is downtown Oak Park! I’d just gotten back in town the night […]