Monthly Archives: January 2016

Carrie Fisher is My New Hero (Again)

I am a huge old school Star Wars fan. Let me clarify. I am a huge fan of episodes IV and V.  The Legacy of the Force book series which chronicles the adventures of the grown children of Luke Skywalker, Leia Organo Solo and Han Solo is one of my favorites. Rather than rant on and on about how disappointed I am that the new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, completely threw out the expanded universe created by Star Wars […]

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How to Make Chicken Stock Fast, Easy and Cheap

I love making chicken stock. First off, I’m cheap.  Err, I mean frugal. Secondly, it tastes so darn good. I just can’t stand to throw away a perfectly good chicken carcass.  So, I stick them in a freezer bag and toss them in the freezer for when I am ready to make chicken stock.  I also freeze celery tops.  I just stick them in the same freezer bag as the chicken carcasses. I have a pot of chicken stock simmering […]

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Tangela Harris | 30 Women Who Mean Business Series

Tangela Harris with AFTER THISSS… offers leadership and life coaching for transitioning women. Describe your business (work, passion) in 3 to 5 sentences. I experienced the impact of domestic violence and discovered the real me. Now, I’m navigating women in their journey to discover themselves. There is life AFTER Divorce, Domestic violence, Marriage, Career Change, and the list goes on. How did you get started in your business? My ex-husband assaulted me and he is now serving 4 years in […]

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Top 5 Most Viewed Blog Posts | 2015 in Review | #blogboost

In business, it is always a good idea to review what worked, and what didn’t, with your marketing efforts.  It’s also quite interesting. When you are in business, your blog is a marketing tool.  In fact, if you monetize your blog in any way, it is a marketing tool. Yes, it is. You can argue all you want that you blog about changing diapers and wiping snot so it isn’t a business. If you have Google ads in your sidebar, […]

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New Year, New Blog Challenge #blogboost

Happy New Year! I’ve waffled since I awoke today about whether or not to participate in the January 2016 Ultimate Blog Challenge.  Obviously, at this late hour, I have decide to go for it. Blog challenges are fun and the UBC community is a good one with good people.  I believe this will be my fourth UBC. If this is your first visit to Gratitude Geek, hi there and welcome! My name is Kandas Nesbitt-Rodarte.  I am an internet marketing […]

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