Recommendations & Referrals


In the name of transparency and integrity...

It takes a lot of time and money to publish freely available resource lists and content. That said, couple links listed on our site offset my and my team's investment via affiliate programs. Wherever possible, I've notated these with an asterisk (*) along with an explanation.

Please enjoy these folks & their offerings;

we think they've got something pretty great!



Mental Health Providers

Therapist Directories
Therapists & Mental Health Professionals

Health & Life Insurance

Eric Jans is a fan-flippin'-tastic independent insurance agent for individuals, business owners, and employees. I know first-hand that he gets a kick out of relieving ridiculous health insurance headaches. So even if you're just confused about WTF is happening with your group health insurance situation or want someone to personally walk through your ACA/Obamacare application, give him a ring/text! I bet he can probably clear some things up or make things exponentially better for ya. 

He's currently licensed in TN, AL, FL, GA, IA, KY, MI, MS, NC, NM, OH, OR, SD, TX, VA, and WY (and willing to help find resources for folks outside those states too!) and experienced with the following insurance options:

  • Health Insurance (group or individual) – including Medicare supplements, Medicare Advantage, ACA/Obamacare, Short Term Health, Group Health Benefits
  • Disability Insurance: Short- and Long-Term 
  • Life Insurance: Term, Universal Life, Whole Life
  • Long-term Care Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance: Accident, Cancer, Critical Care, Hospitalization, Dental, and Vision Insurance, Retirement and College Fund Planning, Annuities, and Final Expense


Law & Legal Advice

Christina Scalera & The Contract Shop* is an attorney and an online business owner who has some really helpful contracts "on tap" for creative entrepreneurs like you and me. Everything from independent contractor templates to trademarks, she'll help your business go "from lawless to flawless!"


Apps & Subscriptions for Ease

If you're looking for ways to make your life easier on a daily basis, look no further than the list below!

  • Audible* | for getting stuff done around the house *and* getting your reading list taking care of! Plus, your first book as a member of theirs could be Bare Naked Bravery!
  • Kindle Unlimited* | If you're a voracious reader and need some help on that in your budget, you'll want unlimited eBooks on your eReader device. Duh!
  • CleanMyMac* | Removes hidden system junk files. Performs in-depth malware checks. Uninstall apps, for good. Find large, old files.
  •* | Automate traffic to your website by creating 12 months of social media content with every blog post.
  • Trello | The easy, free, flexible, and visual way to manage your projects and organize anything.
  • Streak | The only CRM that plugs directly into your Gmail inbox. A total lifesaver for those doing DIY publicity & booking!
  • Audiogram | Share audio snippets with your social media followers!

Automated Schedulers

If you're looking for a way to automate your appointments with clients or colleagues, I highly recommend using one of the following:

  • Fons* | Excellent for those who see their clients on a regular and recurring basis. (i.e. music teachers, massage therapists, etc.) Plus, you'll get $25 for just trying them out!
  • Acuity | The automated appointment scheduler with all the bells and whistles for intake forms, payments, and more. 
  • Calendly | They've got a great freebie option if you're just getting started with online scheduling apps.


Stock Images

If you do any blogging or use images for your business, you'll probably need images that aren't being used by everyone else in the world. It helps set you a part from everyone else. Sometimes stock images is the way to go for this (especially when you don't want to go traipsing through your neighborhood posing in front of murals). This affiliate link* will get you a $30 card when you sign up for an annual image of footage subscription for Shutterstock, cool!

Printed Business Goods

I really love this place and they do so much more than just stickers: labels, buttons, packaging, coasters, gift cards, wall graphics (uh, hello inspirational wall quotes! freshen up that Zoom background!) Plus, their email list sends out almost daily discounts on a particular deal. This affiliate link* will get you a $10 credit for your first order at Sticker Mule, yay!