New Home? Here's How to Maximize its Value from the Start
Ever think about how to make your home worth more money? A lot of people only start considering this when they're about to put a "For Sale" sign in their front yard. But here's the thing: the best time to start adding value to your home is actually the day you move in. ‍Even if you've been living in your place for years, it's never too late to start.
My Story of Going from Mom to Mompreneur
Today, I’m sharing part of my story of stepping into the role of ‘mompreneur’ and the emotional journey I took to get there — phew, light topic, right? No matter what your experience was (or will be) I hope you know there’s a seat at the table for you here. I welcome all perspectives, and I hope reading my story resonates or inspires you with insight into the multifaceted world of motherhood and entrepreneurship.
How to Find Your Dream Home in Erie, PA
Looking for your dream home in Erie, Pennsylvania? Discover the city that perfectly blends big-city amenities with that irresistible small-town charm. Many locals, including myself, love to brag about Erie's affordable, high-quality of life. Today we're on a mission to find the perfect home that matches your unique vibe and lifestyle. Erie’s got this magical way of offering something for everyone.
Ditching Work-Life Balance for Work-Life Harmony
We’ve all seen those ads depicting what life is “supposed” to look like as a working mom. You know, the ones where the baby is giggling on the floor while the mom closes a deal on the phone — flawlessly flipping between being a businesswoman and a doting mom. But let’s face it; that perfect work-life “balance” and having it all only exists in the media. Instead, what I’ve been aiming for in my entrepreneurial endeavors is work-life harmony.
My Favorite Summer Activities in Erie, PA
There's something magical about Erie, PA during the summer. It's a city of hidden treasures, waiting to be explored, especially for those spending their first summer here. If you’re a new homeowner or returning to Erie after moving away, this guide is for you as a heartfelt welcome to the city that I have loved my whole life!
7 Reasons Why Moms Make Great Leaders
Today, I’m digging into an idea that's both personal and professional: the intersection of motherhood and business leadership. Whether you’re a new mother, a seasoned leader, or dipping your toes in the world of entrepreneurship for the first time — and anything in between — this conversation is for all of us.
Selling and Buying a Home Simultaneously: Tips for Success
Juggling the sale and purchase of homes can be challenging. In this blog post, I give practical tips and share my personal experience navigating this process. We'll explore key considerations like understanding the local market, timing, financial planning, coordinating closings, and more!
Lessons I Learned from My Dad
In honor of Father's Day, I wrote 13 lessons I learned from my dad that have shaped my personal journey, career, and parenting approach. These insights led me to become the person I am today, valuing family time and work-life harmony above all.
The Pros and Cons of Selling Your Home in a Hot Market
If you’re considering selling your home in Erie, Pennsylvania, now is a good time — the real estate market is hot! In this blog post, I’m laying out the pros and cons of selling your home so you can make an informed decision.
Leverage Your Career With Thought Leadership
With so many voices in the workforce, making a lasting impression in our careers is becoming harder. So, how do we stand out? Learn how to leverage your career with thought leadership.
How Buyers and Sellers Can Win in the Current Erie, PA Real Estate Market
Selling and buying a home is a significant moment in your life! In the current Erie market, many sellers accept an offer within a few days of listing their house for sale, after all, Erie is rated as one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania! So if you’re searching for your dream home or looking to sell your home in Erie, Pennsylvania, keep reading!
3 Must-Read Books for Mompreneurs
Being a mompreneur is no easy task and requires a special combination of patience, planning, endurance, and motivation. I love nothing more than gaining wisdom from successful women who are passionate about educating and encouraging other women to take control of their lives. Here are 3 of my favorite books that are a must-read for mompreneurs and female entrepreneurs!
5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Sell Your Home Without a Realtor®
So you’re thinking about selling your home without a Realtor® because it seems like a great way to save some money and make more of the profit. It doesn’t seem hard, right? You’ll end up doing a little extra work in exchange for not paying a commission. While you can sell your house without a Realtor®, that doesn’t mean you should. Selling a home yourself isn’t as easy as you might think, and it could end up costing you more money in the long run!
How to Become A Successful Mompreneur
Being a mom and an entrepreneur are both full-time jobs within themselves, but when you combine the determination, strength, and intense passion you already have as a mother, you have the perfect recipe to run the successful business of your dreams. If you’re ready to take the next step in becoming a successful mompreneur, keep reading!
What It’s Like to Live in Erie, PA
Erie is a very diverse and lively city that has something for almost everyone. From the low cost of living and affordable housing prices to its family friendliness and entertainment options, there are a ton of reasons to build your life here! Keep reading to hear more about beautiful Erie!
My Top 3 Wealth-Building Real Estate Books
Whether you’re an experienced real estate investor or just starting out, approaching real estate investing with the right mindset and education will give you a strong head start. The more knowledge you have, the easier it will be to develop the right skills and strategy, and become profitable! Here are 3 of my favorite books about wealth and real estate.
Why Real Estate is Important to Build Your Wealth
Real estate investment is one of the fastest and safest ways to build wealth and grow your net worth. There are several reasons why millionaires invest in real estate and I am going to share why you should too!
5 Tips for Mompreneurs to Stay Motivated and Meet Their New Year’s Goals
As a busy mom trying to manage work with family life, committing to a New Year's resolution can seem daunting and unachievable. It’s time to put an end to that and ring in the new year with success in sight! Here are some of my favorite tips that have helped me stay on track to reach my New Year's Resolutions! 
Five Reasons to Buy a Home in Erie, Pennsylvania
Are you thinking about buying a home in Erie, Pennsylvania? Erie is a scenic and beautiful city known for its heaps of snow, and friendly residents, and is rated as one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. If you enjoy being outside, rich history and culture, and spending time with people you love, then moving to Erie will be perfect for you.
Stand Out as a Strong Buyer as Interest Rates Rise
There has been a lot of talk about interest rates rising over the past year. One of the biggest problems I have seen for buyers is that as the interest rates rise, their budget decreases. I am going to give you some tips on how to stand out as a strong buyer as interest rates rise!
6 Must-Have Tips to Sell Your Home
You’ve probably heard tons of advice from everyone about selling your home. But how do you know what will really work? Selling a house can be a challenging and even stressful experience for some individuals. Selling your home does not need to be harder than necessary! I am going to give you the best tried and true tips to make selling your home a little bit easier.
Being a GOAL Getter This Winter
Living in Erie, PA provides us residents with the pleasure of having a LOT of snow, and even though snow may be alluring around the holidays, the long post-holiday winter is daunting. Don't worry, it's normal to be less productive in the winter season due to the drop in temperatures! I am going to share with you how I am being a GOAL getter during this cold season!
6 Tips That Make Being a Working Mom a Little Easier
I struggle with time management now that I have a baby, I think most moms can relate! In a perfect world, I would spend every second taking care of my baby, but as a full-time mom and real estate agent, my plate can feel a little full! So I am going to share with you 5 tips to help you manage your time for your busy mom life!
9 Things to Know About Buying a Home in Erie, PA
Whether you're from out of town or a Gem City native, there are a few things you should know about buying a home in Erie, Pennsylvania. From its low cost of living and affordable housing prices to its family friendliness and entertainment options, there are a lot of reasons to live here. But, of course, a few challenges come with buying a home in Erie as well.
9 Fun Facts About Erie, Pennsylvania You Should Know
With sandy beaches, an emerging entrepreneurial sector, and new restaurants and bars, it's no wonder why people love Erie. As a real estate agent, I get to explore different areas of Erie daily. It inspired me to pay homage to the place I call home! If you're an Erie native or new to the area, I'm sure you'll find these fun facts as fascinating as I did.
Should I Sell My House? Ask Yourself These 4 Questions.
Selling a home is a significant moment in most people’s lives. We make memories inside those four walls. We put our heart and soul into renovations and decorating. Maybe we’ve even become good friends with our neighbors.