Elena Peters

165 Flips | 6 Magazines | 3 Likes | 2 Following | 45 Followers | @elenaopeters | Wannabe empty-nester. Successful job-quitter. Juggles blended family w/adult kids. Embracing life with bipolar spouse.Obsessed with blogging & pinterest

How To Spend The Day When You Visit Cheltenham In The Cotswolds

<i>In May of 2017, I took a long-awaited vacation to the UK to visit my sister and attend a blogging conference in London. These posts are my diary of a</i> …

How I Paid Off $30,000 Of Debt Last Year — Debts To Riches

As I begin my own journey towards financial independence, aka paying down a shit ton of debt, I will be sharing with you stories of inspiration I …

5 Simple Steps That Helped This Family Survive A No Spend Month

<b>This piece first appeared on The Plagued Parent. See the author’s bio and contact info below the post.</b><p>Around the beginning of November my wife …

Rhode Island

10 Scare Tactics Affiliate Bloggers Use About WordPress Dot Com

I love blogging. And I don’t care what platform your blog lives on, if you are a blogger, I like you. You are a special person. That is why, if you …

Selling

11 Things To Do When Your Finances Are A Mess

<b>Beware of little expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship.</b><p><b>Benjamin Franklin</b><p>I’m going to come clean with you all here. While I have been busy …

Personal Finance

7 Simple Steps To Super Sleek Silver Hair

Whether you are going through the transition of coloured hair to embracing your grey or you have already completely crossed over to silver fox, you …

Hair Care

How To Double Your Traffic By Updating Old Posts

In the beginning, bloggers eagerly jump right in without giving too much thought about the whole process of blogging. And sometimes that is a really …

Social Media

7 Reasons Most Blogs Fail

If you are a new blogger or have been blogging for awhile, and you feel like you have been working your butt off on your blog with very little …

Marketing

How This Midlife Blogger Made Over $3000 In One Month Without Blogging About Blogging

I can’t believe I am doing this. I have never posted an income report on my blog before. And the reason I haven’t is because quite frankly, it is …

9 Ways To Calm Grey Hair Frizz

One of the reasons I started to think about wanting to <b>transition to grey hair</b> was because my hair started to get very frizzy, especially the ends. I …

21 Brilliant Ways To Organize Your Whole Home With Dollar Store Magazine Holders

Is your home always in a state of clutter?<p>Do you have trouble finding things?<p>What you need to do is get organized. And sometimes the simplest tool is …

Hair-Do Or Dye:Embracing Change And Putting Down The Bottle

When I was young, I changed my hairstyle and colour almost as often as I changed my underwear. I never really gave it a second thought. I wanted a …

Hair

7 Reasons You Aren’t Getting Any Traffic From StumbleUpon

StumbleUpon can be really beneficial for bloggers. I find a very unique group of users on that platform, unlike those on other social media. And you …

Social Media

5 Tips To Help You Eat Healthier

Honestly, straight up. We all know what to do to eat healthier. But for some reason, we all ignore the voice in our head that says, “Put that down …

Processed Food

7 Must Wear Fashion Colours To Make Your Gray Hair Pop

Have you made the <i>transition to grey hair</i>? It is so fabulous to be free of the routine, isn’t it? No more dye, grow, repeat. You have more time and …

How Do You Get Over Your Bipolar Spouse Cheating?

From the married, fifty year old going through a midlife crisis having a clandestine affair for months to the non-existent moral compass of a repeat, …

How To Declutter And Make Money Without Having A Yard Sale

Keeping a <b>clean and organized house</b> has always been a problem for me. Yes, a huge part of it is that I am lazy and hate cleaning but it is more than …

Walk In The Steps Of Queens At Sudeley Castle

<i>In May of 2017, I took a long awaited vacation to the UK to visit my sister and attend a blogging conference in London. These posts are my diary of a</i> …

Life Change:5 Point Plan For Non-Risk Takers

If I had to make an analogy of my life change philosophy, I would have to say I’m like the tortoise. I am comfortable plodding along at a decent …

A Visit To Petworth House, National Trust Staycation

<i>In May of 2017, I took a long awaited vacation to the UK to visit my sister and attend a blogging conference in London. These posts are my diary of a</i> …

The Magic Number Of Blog Posts You Need For Consistent Traffic

Over the past year, I have personally seen a huge influx of new bloggers in my Facebook group, <i>blogsharelearn</i>. Most of them are either lifestyle …

Social Media

Flattering Makeup Colors for Grey Hair

Growing out grey hair transition: two years all in one video!

5 Helpful Tips To Easily Transition To Gray Hair

Have you been thinking about <b>transitioning to gray hair</b>? I think if women could snap their fingers and be done with the whole process, many more would …

7 Things Family Members Need To Know About Bipolar Mania

If you have a family member that has Bipolar Disorder, you have probably experienced the turmoil and destruction of mania. It can rip families apart …

7 Benefits From 7 Consistent Days At The Gym

I can’t believe I’ve done it. I’ve gone to the gym for 7 days in a row! I have to be honest that some days were hard. Like today. But I made it …

This Blog Is Making Me Fat

Yes, I am trying to deflect responsibility.<p>My blog allows me to sit on my ass all day and absent mindedly shove food in my mouth. And it also makes …

Why Branding May Not Work For You And Your Blog

<i>How to brand your blog</i><p><i>Why you need to brand yourself</i><p><i>How branding helps your online business.</i><p>I’ve seen the posts and I bet you have too. I’ve even …

Living Rooms

7 Reasons Why You Need A Blogger BFF

When you are a blogger, it can feel like you are all alone most of the time. Especially if blogging is a full-time career for you like it is for me. …

Blogging

Why I Don’t Hide My Experiences With Bipolar

It what seems ages ago, my husband and I went through a really rough patch known as hypomania. Actually, he loved it. It was me who was distraught …

Mental Health