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Lady Celebrates 8 Years of Full-Time Blogging



A new year isn’t the only thing I’m excited about right now. I’m also celebrating the 8-year anniversary of making the transition to full-time blogging. I quit my day job at the beginning of 2010, turned the A Lady in London blog into a business, and haven’t looked back since.

Full-Time Blogging
The transition was scary, but thrilling. Things went amazingly well in the beginning, and all the fear faded as quickly as the work piled up. Since then there have been highs and lows, but things have always turned out well. It’s been exciting to watch the business grow over the years, and encouraging to get positive feedback from my readers.
Above all, I’m thankful that I’ve been able to turn my passion into a career. Before I started full-time blogging, I felt like I didn’t know what I wanted to be “when I grew up”. I worked in banking, I worked in tech, and I felt like I didn’t have a clear direction for where any of it was leading. But when I realized I could turn my blog into a business, things clicked. I had always wanted to do something entrepreneurial?I grew up in Silicon Valley, after all. But while I previously thought that that “something” had to be a big business with thousands of employees, I realized that with blogging it could be a thing I did myself.
And that suits me perfectly. I’ve always enjoyed working on my own, I’m self-motivated, and I love having the freedom to run ...
URL: http://www.aladyinlondon.com

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