Brandy Ellen Writes

NH Blogger|New England Traveler|Positive Thinker|WAHM

A Productive Space: Making Your Blogging Set-Up Beautiful

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed and get social with me on Facebook and Twitter. Peek at my Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube. Check out my online resume here: LinkedIN. Blogging from your home office will mean that you’ll understand the importance of your environment and how it can affect your thoughts and level of creativity and inspiration. If you’re a busy mom, with all the activities of family life in the background; it can sometimes be a challenge to focus on your work, and feel productive. Therefore, it might be time to spruce

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Why Should You Use an Influencer Marketing Agency?

The word influencer is becoming a popular word used by many bloggers and social media users. While we all may define influencer differently, especially this old-school blogger, there’s something to be said about using an Influencer Marketing Agency. Sure, you can go online to search high and low on all social media platforms to look for your own influencer, but you won’t know for sure if they’re getting the reach you need. As a business owner, I personally would prefer using an Influencer Marketing Platform that has reviewed their members’ data to put me in a good position with those

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Embracing The Teen Driving Days

After living without my kiddos for what seems like forever, but in reality was perhaps only a couple of months, I’ve come to realize just how fast time goes. My firstborn turned 16 in October and with that wonderful age change, the reality of teen driving days arrived. Driver’s ed is super expensive, it’s $600 here to have your teen take this course so they can get their license before age 18. I had to hustle, scramble, and try to keep sanity at bay while working from home to make that extra cash. Driver’s ed was not that expensive back

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The Welcoming Rays of the Sun: 5 Ways You Can Motivate Your Kids to Spend More Time Outside

Being outside is so beneficial to us as human beings, from absorbing the rays of the sun to running around and getting the exercise we need, especially as children. However, as a parent, you may already know the difficulties of trying to get your children outside, especially when competing against the entertainment value of computer games and computers. To help you motivate your children to get outside to live a more balanced lifestyle, today we’re going to explore five of the best ways to inspire your children to spend more time in the Great Outdoors. #1 -Spend Time with Your

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Content Marketing for Small Business : Quality vs Quantity

In an ideal world, your business would have the time and resources to create a ton of quality content over a long period of time. Unfortunately, business owners don’t operate under ideal circumstances. Rather, most companies eventually have to make a choice in regard to their content marketing strategy: should they value quality or quantity more? It’s a tough question, and there’s no “universal” answer. What’s right for one business might not work at all for another. Still, there are pros and cons to each approach, and we’ll break them down here: Information Dissemination  Before anyone launches a blog, they

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Saving on Vet Bills – How to Treat Ingrown Toenail on Your Beloved Dog

I woke up and Jenny the pug was waving her little paw at me. I knew that she’d been favoring that leg, but I couldn’t figure out what was wrong with it. That was until this particular morning. Jenny the pug had blood all over the floor like you could see paw prints of little blood marks. It was obviously quite concerning. I looked over at my sweet 12-year-old pug to see that she was waving that little back paw at me with a face that looked so concerned. I went over and noticed that Jenny the pug had an ingrown

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Stocking Stuffers for Him and Her

Christmas season is just around the corner. It’s the joyous time where we drive around looking at lights, we sit down to a meal with family and over at our house, we enjoy pizza and presents on Christmas Eve. There are so many wonderful traditions families have during the holiday season and each one warms my heart to watch unfold on Facebook. One thing that I always have told everyone is that stocking stuffers are my favorite part of Christmas. You can do away with gifts, you can get rid of everything else, but come Christmas morning I am like

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How to Help Someone with Anxiety

Living with anxiety can be exhausting. Since I’m someone who refuses to pop a pill to try to “cure my anxiety“, I work really hard to redirect my thoughts. This is a big reason why I try to be careful about who I let into my life. I learned a huge lesson in my past chapter about human beings and I have finally been able to get back to my regular day to day life again. I have supportive family and friends. Life is really good. I have so much to be grateful for and I’m so happy to be

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Running A Home For The First Time – Essential Tips For You

  Pexels   Running a home for the first time can be a dizzying task, especially if you’re starting to become a parent at the same time. Settling down and moving into a dream home is perhaps one of the most wonderful things you can ever experience in your life, outside of having children of course, but that doesn’t mean this beautiful period of your life won’t come with some intense working responsibilities. Thankfully, you can take care of this with ease if you just know where to start.   This guide will hopefully function as a place where you

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