What I Did To Make More Money With My Blogging Business

What I Did To Make More Money With My Blogging Business

Now before we really dive into it, I have to say… This blog post doesn’t really make much sense if you didn’t read what I wrote about my struggle with making money blogging. Because here’s the cold hard truth: not every blogger makes thousands of dollars every month. You know those income reports you see on Pinterest? The ones that scream LOOK AT ME! LOOK […]

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My 2019 Spring Morning Routine

My 2019 Spring Morning Routine

A few weeks ago I shared a YouTube video sharing some tips on how to become a morning person. And as you guys already know… I love my mornings! I would rather be up at 6:30am then 10am. But that’s just me! So today, I figured it would be fun to share my 2019 Spring morning routine! Let’s get into it! MY SPRING MORNING ROUTINE […]

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My struggle with making money blogging

My struggle with making money blogging

This blog post has been a long time coming. And although I’m finally at the point where I’ve built up enough confidence to write it, I’m still terrified to push publish. If you’ve been following my blog for a while, this isn’t going to be like one of my typical blog posts. Usually, I share helpful tips. And have extremely structured content. But this is […]

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The DUMBEST Blogging Mistakes I’ve Ever Made

The DUMBEST Blogging Mistakes I’ve Ever Made

This video needs no explanation or introduction… Let’s get into it! MY DUMBEST BLOGGING MISTAKES And make sure you subscribe to my YouTube channel! KEEP READING… ABOUT THE AUTHOR Cathrin (Cath) creates content that encourages bloggers & online entrepreneurs to be themselves, chase their passion, and create their success online. 1 year after started her blog (TheContentBug.com), Cath left her full-time position working in the […]

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9 Tips To Build A Brand People ACTUALLY Want To Follow

9 Tips To Build A Brand People ACTUALLY Want To Follow

If you want to be a successful Influencer, blogger, YouTuber, Instagrammer, you name it… you need to grow your following. But there is a right way and a wrong way to grow your following. Sure you could use those apps that ‘pay’ for followers and likes. You could use Facebook group threads for click-through, comments, or shares. OR you could spend your time building a […]

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How I Made My First $1,000 Blogging

How I Made My First $1,000 Blogging

I’ve been trying to be a bit more open with you guys about my blog. Since I started my blog, I’ve always shared my strategies. What’s worked for me and what hasn’t. But more recently, I’ve been trying to talk a bit more about the business of blogging. And what goes on behind the scenes that you typically don’t see. But things that you, of […]

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What To Do When You’re Lacking Creativity

What To Do When You’re Lacking Creativity

We all have those days when we aren’t feeling very creative. And when our job requires us to create content online, it can seem impossible to do anything! To me, creativity and motivation go hand in hand. If you aren’t feeling creative, then you probably aren’t motivated. So what do you do? How can you put yourself back in the mood to create amazing things?! […]

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9 Tips To Become More Of A Morning Person

9 Tips To Become More Of A Morning Person

I love mornings! … I’m not kidding. I thrive off the morning time. But that wasn’t always the case. If you dread waking up every Monday morning, hitting your snooze button until the very last minute you can wake up to still look presentable for work… I’ve been there. When I was working my last full-time job, I would basically roll out of bed and […]

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How To Manage Your Blog’s Finances & Taxes

How To Manage Your Blog’s Finances & Taxes

Tax season is quickly upon us. And if you have no idea what you’re getting into when it comes to filing taxes for your blog, you’re not alone. Last year was the first year that I had to file taxes for my blog. (I didn’t make any money in 2016 from my blog so I didn’t need to file them in 2017) And to be […]

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5 Habits That Helped Me Transform My Life

5 Habits That Helped Me Transform My Life

Just 2 years ago I was miserable. I hated just about everything in my life. And if you would have asked me back then, I would have told you that I hated everything. But looking back now, I know that’s not true. Sometimes the good stuff can get covered up by all of the bad stuff. And it’s much easier to focus on the bad. […]

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Why It’s Important To Set Personal Development Goals

Why It’s Important To Set Personal Development Goals

It can be easy to set blog related goals. You want so many followers on Instagram, so many pageviews on your blog each month, and a certain amount of income flowing your way. But do you set personal development goals each year? If you’re trying to seperate your blog from your personal life, you might be in for a rude awakening. RELATED: How To Set Goals […]

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My Blogging Goals & Personal Intentions For 2019

My Blogging Goals & Personal Intentions For 2019

Ah. A new year. Every time a new year comes around it feels like a fresh start to me. Like an opportunity to be someone new and to do something completely amazing. I know most people will tell you that you don’t need to wait for Monday, the start to a new month, or the start of a new year to get started. If you […]

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How To Achieve Your Goals In 2019

How To Achieve Your Goals In 2019

Ever heard of the quote “A goal without a plan is just a wish”? It’s true. I’m a firm believer that it’s not enough to just set goals for yourself and your blog. You need to create a plan, find a way to hold yourself accountable to that plan, and work and manifest your way to the top. So how exactly can you do that? […]

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What I Got For My Blog This Christmas

What I Got For My Blog This Christmas

I have some mixed feelings about Christmas. I love that people seem to be overall happier and friendlier. Even strangers which seems pretty rare in Upstate New York.  It also brings me so much joy having an excuse to buy people things that I know they will love. But I hate the checklist of Christmas. When you have a list of people you have to […]

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18 Lessons Learned In 2018

18 Lessons Learned In 2018

2018 was a pretty rough year for me. Personally and professionally. And although it can be so darn easy to focus on the negative things that happened, so many good things happened as well. And I want to take a minute and talk about those. When I sat down to brainstorm all of the things I learned this year, I was amazed. With everything I […]

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