It can be REALLY easy as an entrepreneur to feel exhausted. You put in tons of effort, you spend hours working unpaid, you stay up late trying to figure out how you screwed up your website after you installed that last plugin, you find yourself tweaking marketing copy while you’re…

A photo I took at Cape Royal, Grand Canyon North Rim.

My husband and I just took a 1900+ mile road trip through Utah and Arizona last week. We stopped and camped through the Grand Staircase–the national parks, monuments and forests that make up the geologic layers forming the natural wonders of Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, Zion, and Grand Canyon. …

“Stop doing things that waste time. Don’t replace time with your family or with things that you need to do. I needed to put together two fantasy teams this weekend because that’s something I enjoy. But I did stop playing Nintendo Wii for hours on end.”

This tiny statement is…

I don’t consider myself a particularly high achiever. I mean, I want to be, but every time I look out there, there’s always somebody who far outpaces me. Sort of like the time I first met the man who would end up being my future department head at the ol’…

Over the past 15 months of being a business owner, I developed a Monday morning routine. After exercising and getting some breakfast, I plan my work week, starting with a review of the previous week’s performance and planning my next steps. This helps ground not only what I have to…

I went with my father down to the Oxford Farmers Market on Saturday while I was back home in Upstate NY. Dad’s chickens lay eggs, more than necessary to feed the family. So on Saturday mornings he’s down on The Green, the old tablecloth spread on a card table peddling…

Rachel Bastarache Bogan

Rachel is an entrepreneur, video editor and author. When I’m not hustling, I can be found park skating or baking gluten-free.

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