If you dread Mondays and feel like your business is more draining that life giving then you may have lost focus on what it is you want to be doing, on who you want to work with and on connecting with them.
Now could be the perfect time for you to take stock and figure out exactly what you love doing, this could mean a change in direction for your business which should be exciting. It could mean you realise you're actually wanting to target a whole different audience and provide a range of different products and connecting with them should be different also.
By figuring these out makes for a simple straightforward marketing. Knowing exactly who you want to work with makes connecting with them that much easier and when you know exactly what you're doing on your marketing day-to-day, month-to-month saves you time, keeps you motivated and excited.
For me being in business from before my boys were born and throughout their little lives to date has been mostly very fulfilling, I have a creative outlet and a way to stimulate my sometimes exhausted mind as well as bringing in some more income for our little family. It means I get to spend time with them and also give them good memories of their childhood like going to the park, making Lego together, baking, going to the library and seeing what they're up to at Kindergarten. We have fun and sometimes during the day (but mostly at night) Mummy has work time which means they do an activity together by themselves for a while or watch a DVD (keeping screentime to a minimum of course : )
To be able to stay home and nurture your children and still have a creative outlet while bringing in that extra income I think is much more successful when you: