Have you ever wanted to start a business on the side or move into a different career path while being a busy mama? Today's guest is going to tell us why it is totally possible to start a side business while working your "day job" and why it is so important to trust your creative instincts. Lisa Collum, is an educator, but not in the classroom teacher sense any more. During her time working in a title one classroom, with a masters in education, she decided to take her knowledge of what kids really needed for success in writing, and turn it into a business! It was her passion for wanting to see kids succeed in writing that launched her to create Top Score Writing which specializes in writing curriculum for grades 2nd-12th. Her program caught on like wildfire and has achieved a 100% pass rate with her students on the state writing assessment two years in a row, she is now a sought after speaker and leader in professional development for major school districts throughout the US. In this episode you will learn: How to turn a creative inkling into a lucrative business How mommies can be business women even when raising multiples Why we should allows listen to our gifts and what we have to offer the world How to ask for what we are worth Next IN PERSON Soul Mamma meeting May 26th at 3pm in downtown Santa Barbara. Email email@example.com to save your spot~ Virtual Soul Mamma meetings starting May 1st. Check out my IG lives at approx. 2pm Mondays and Wednesdays for more info! Have you downloaded the new free pdf on 5 Self Care Tips for the New Year!? It's free! Go to the website & pick it up! Go to https://www.soulmammas.com to receive the PDF, and read more on her story, show notes, take-aways and more! Come on over to the Facebook Group & hear happenings from our community and to meet like minded mamas like yourself! Please support the podcast by following me on Instagram where you will also receive episode updates, photos & audio clips!