About Cris1018
Joined October 2018
First and foremost, I'm a Mom. I love being a Mom, and I want the most time possible to spend with my kids, so I work at home. WA gives me the ability to utilize my skills in expanded ways.

About me...
I have one wonderful husband, and two wonderful boys.
I love the outdoors: biking, hiking, ATV riding, camping, fishing, plants & football.
I love food: ALL the food. And microbreweries. And wine.
I love the beach. I love the mountains.
I love to travel, and expect to do a lot more of it.
I love to volunteer, and expect to do a lot more of it.
I love books, and would love to write one someday.
I love daily positivity and productivity.
I love people who believe we should teach our children to leave the world a better place than we found it.
I love life, and the ability to improve it for myself and others around me.

About why I'm here...
I want to create a full time income, in a full time HOME office.
I want my husband to stay home as well.
I want days off to be DAYS OFF.
I want to work to live, but NOT live to work. That's depressing.
In other words, I don't want to be in the corporate job world again.

I like to write.
I like computers.
I like to be surrounded by like-minded individuals.
So, WA for the Win!
Cris1018's Goals 3
Money Goals
Money I would be happy earning
Money I would be ecstatic earning
more than $10,000/mth
Time I'm willing to invest to achieve my goals
20 - 30 hrs/wk
Goal created on
Oct 1, 2018
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cris1018 Premium
How much money would you be happy earning?

How much would you be ecstatic earning?
more than $10,000/mth

And how much time are you willing to invest to achieve these goals?
20 - 30 hrs/wk
Thabo4 Premium
Welcome to WA
$10,000/mnth is very good just bwork hard to make it happen best wishes
Kyle Premium
Those are wonderful goals Cris and I can tell you firsthand that these are more than achievable. When I started out I had very similar goals and with some hard work and dedication, I exceeded any goals that I could have ever initially set.

You will get there if you invest some hard work and dedication to this, I don't have any doubt. :)
EddySalomon Premium
Hey Cris,

You have some really ambitious goals. I have no doubts that you can reach them if you keep what I've written in this article in mind: I encourage you to read it because it's going to help you achieve these great goals. Either way, you're now part of the WA family. So we'll all be here to help you.

Don't be stranger and feel free to contact me if you need any help!

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Freedomseekr Premium
Hi Cris,
Thanks for following back! It's great to meet you and an honor to be a part of your network here at WA!

Definitely can agree with your statements in your profile, I see we have much in common! I also especially love that one "work to live, not Live to work!" There are way too many people I see doing that already.

Looking forward to seeing you around the WA!
Best wishes :) ~Sherry
cris1018 Premium
We gotta love this one life we live. Make the most of every chapter, leave a lasting impression on someone or something, lead and leave with a smile :-)
Kickbacked Premium
Hi Cris

Nice meeting you and thanks for the follow back!

Thanks for taking the time to read my bio! Enjoyed reading yours as well. I believe that is why so many people join WA is to do something for themselves instead of being stuck somewhere else for 8 hours a day.

Time is precious and should be used wisely!

Have a blessed weekend!

Foxhenley Premium
Congratulations on wanting to be a SAHM! I was one too!
Mine are both the parents of three of their own now!
They are still what turns my world!

Enjoy them at all ages, they can be wonderful!
God Bless and Good Luck!
Janice 🤗🌾
cris1018 Premium
I am soaking it all in, and loving every stage. :-)
N33 Premium
Hello Chris,

I am so glad I have met you through your kind answer, so I jumped over to your bio, which I was delighted to read.

Wishing you the fulfillment of your dreams (which are also mine, I have two boys too) and much success in your WA endeavors.

cris1018 Premium
Hi Anne! Nice to meet you here at WA! I was just reading the right post at the right time 😊 Thanks so much for connecting. I wish you great (continued) success as well!

Take care,
PaulREvans57 Premium
Hi Cris,

Thanks for following me and joining my network. I've returned the compliment and followed you back.

I love your Profile and your training. I see that you are in this year's SAC too. How are you getting along?

I have spent the past week recouping and fixing/updating my website. Tomorrow I start writing again in earnest.

Best wishes,
cris1018 Premium
Hi Paul,

You're welcome, and thank you back! I realized that I kept seeing your profile pic around the platform and that we weren't connected yet.

Yes, the SAC. It's going! It's a lot of work, but just in the first month, I have learned soooo much. I had some bumps and curveballs, but I just keep on pushing forward.

Take care,
orient-zheng Premium
Hi Cris,

Good day!

Just leave one comment on your post about social media marketing. Very helpful to me and learn something new today. Thanks!

Could you please do me a favor and leave one comment on my new post as well as below:


Thanks for your help in advance.

cris1018 Premium
I've added to my to do list for the day!
cris1018 Premium
Done! And thank you for your comment!

orient-zheng Premium
Thank you Cris. Nice comment. Have a nice day!
Sruffey Premium
Cris, you said you liked the mountains and microbreweries, you need to check out Asheville North Carolina. Another thing we have to offer is The Biltmore House built by the Vanderbilt family in the late 1880s as a family resident and farm. It is called one of America's greatest castle. Google both places maybe when your dreams of a successful online business come true, you may want to take in what our area has to offer. I followed you and like your profile, thanks Sruffey.
cris1018 Premium
I will remember that when I'm in that area! Thank you. Following you back.
Sruffey Premium
I have been to the Biltmore House several times and the best time to visit the house is at Christmas time they really do it up nicely. Hope you have a wonderful evening and here is our success here at WA, thanks Sruffey. If you wonder where the name Sruffey came from I wrote a post here on my profile page.
cris1018 Premium
I will check it out :-)
jamesTefft Premium
Hi Cris, U have a very interesting life. I have 4 boys oldest is 62 and youngest is 38 as U may guess I am one of the older people in this WA process. MY wife and I built our house and also the car in the picture. We are not quitters. I am trying to learn things that U kids grew up with and I didnt have time for till I retired from work We have been driving that car for 40 years and have 80,000 miles on it, It is 9 years older than I am. Jim.
cris1018 Premium
Wow! As the daughter of an architect, and the granddaughter of a mechanic, I can appreciate both of those to a great extent! My husband & I plan to do a restoration project with our boys in a few years. Not sure what model we'll decide on, but it'll be fun! Nice to connect with you guys here :-)
jamesTefft Premium
Hi Criss we like our round house. It has lots of room to do stuff. Jim
lakbar12 Premium
Hi, I am just dropping by to say hi and very nice to meet you. Thank you, for allowing me in your network. I have followed you back. Looking forward to future networking. I wish you all the best with you business and continued success. Have an awesome day!

By the way, awesome bio...

AmityP Premium
Thank you for the follow Cris! We have a lot in common and I look forward to keeping in touch with you here at WA and learning together!! We can do this and balance out this whole work/life thing! :)

May doors continue to open for you and bring all of God's blessings to you!

God bless,
Derrence Premium
Hi Cris!

I just read very your interesting profile! Click on my picture here to read mine.

I am following you now as I follow everyone who replies to any of my posts or follows me.

If you do all the lessons here you will learn how to make money. WA is best training to teach you how to make money online.

You have joined a great and very helpful family here at WA!

we are very glad to have you onboard!

Pastor Derry
SondraM Premium
Chris, thank you for the comment on my profile.

You sound like an amazing mom that has a passion for life.

I would like to think that WA allows us to spend all day doing the things we love and then blogging about it. In time, the blogging efforts will fund the activities, to include the family things, that we enjoy.

Best wishes. I look forward to celebrating your progresses and achievements.
spurway Premium
Hello Cris
Nice to meet you here at WA. Thank you for the follow and all the best in achieving your goals at Wealthy Affiliate. It is a pleasure networking with you and the community here at WA. It is a great place to be here if you get stuck just ask, there will always be someone here to help you.
Cheers Sylvia
Robert-A Premium
Hello Cris And Welcome To Wealthy Affiliate.

Since you joined you may well have come to the conclusion that internet marketing can be a steep learning curve.

You must keep referring to the training.
If you get really stuck on anything then can I suggest you browse some of the 450+ blogs I have published within WA.

Feel free to send me a message anytime you get stuck and I will endeavour to point you in the right direction.

You have decided to follow me and I will follow you as well.
Have a great day.
JonLake Premium
Thanks for the follow Cris. It’s nice to meet you and feel free to connect with us further on the social networks shown at the bottom right of our profile

We look forward to reading your success as well as sharing additional marketing tips and strategies. If you need any help please feel free to ask

Jon and Debbie :)
ShuiHyen Premium

Welcome to WA Community. I have added you to my network, if you don't mind and looking forward to work with you. .

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need any of my assistance, I always here to help.

Beside you can contact/follow me on the following social media platform.


Best wishes and much success to you Above all, have fun!

Shui Hyen
cris1018 Premium
Thank you all for the warm welcomes. I am running out of the gate with this. The problem for me is not picking a niche... I have several ideas. So the "problem" is connecting my content to creating an income, as I am not to the point in the training where I see the connection. BUT, I'm pushing forward. I'm following each and every step. I'm watching every video and completing the steps as instructed. I have a website that I'm creating content for, and I have faith that it will all lead to the business I am trying to create. Here's to the next step!

StPaul Premium
Congratulations on upgrading your account to premium. I know that great success here can be found in the training. Anything I can do to help you on your journey here please contact me. Do remember it will take time to earn money online and patience is the key. Never ever give up.
Calvinator63 Premium
HI Chris,

I think you will find many individuals here that can help you enrich your future, I'd like to be one of them. I’d like to be one of the first member’s here at WA to congratulate you, on making what I think to be a very smart decision toward securing your finances in the near future, and that was upgrading to premium.

You will find that there is plenty of training being offered on this platform not just through the two main training courses that you have most likely already started one of them, if not just click on the green "Training" tab on the left over there to get started.

Additional over on the left is recorded copies of Jay’s webinars click on "Live Events" tab to view those, also, Friday evening 8pm US Pacific Standard Time is when the live events happen. You won't want to miss those and you’ll just use the same tab to join those events with Jay and everyone else).

Straight above in the black WA tool bar (just right of the WA icon) is a search box that has a cornucopia of information anything A-Z about online entrepreneurship, website design, and other aspect relevant to your new online business. You can find all that information and so much more hidden in that gem.

Then if you cannot find your answer in any of the platform’s resources you can always asking the member’s 24/7 “live Chat” tab also located on the left over there. You should be able to find someone in there that can answer your question or guide you in the right direction to get it solved.

WA is a “NO SPAM ZONE”, they consider posting your Domain name/URL/logo/company name without being asked to do so, as spam here. Here is a link the Kyle’s posted copy of the WA rules: There are a couple of spots that you are allowed to openly post your URL (but no logo’s or company names are to be posted anywhere on this site) on the lower far right of your profile page there is a spot, and then 2 platforms which can be found by clicking the websites tab on the WA home page and they are site feedback, and site comment.

What most members do is put website’s link in the lower right hand corner of their profile page then when you ask someone to look at your site they will know right where to go to find the link as long as you are both following each other.

I hope your stay here is long and very lucrative. If you ever need any additional help please don’t hesitate to ask anyone for help, the community is full of members willing to help n any way possible - including me :-D

Once again Welcome to WA!

Affiliate marketing is our priority: where content is KING and consistency is the KEY to your SUCCESS

Best of luck to you,

Marchelle1 Premium
Welcome to Premium membership! All of the best with your online journey. Your progress might feel slow, but it is still way faster that those that are not even on WA to start with. Persevere and ask lots of questions. We are all here to help you along the way!
3tripleA Premium
Congrats on taking another step towards success. Taking action is essential on this journey. It separates the doers from the observes. Looking forward to following your success and participating in the process. Feel free to reach out anytime. Keep the fire burning. Best wishes
CTL Premium
Congratulation, you have made an excellent decision on upgrading to Premium. Start the training and take action. You can see your goals become reality.

Ask for help when you need it.

Wish you the best.

IamVirginia Premium
Congratulation on upgrading to Premium! You have begun a journey that will change your life.
Just remember, life is filled with situations where we are faced with a ‘fight or flight’ decision. If you run, you’ll have to face the same fight again. Do you want to change your life? You have to fight for it. But take heart – you are in good company! Don't give up!
Feel free to follow me and if you have any questions, I will be happy to either answer them or direct you to someone who can.

Always remember: the only stupid question is the one that you don’t ask
marycmiller Premium
I see you upgraded to a premium membership, that is exciting news. Now you can enjoy the great community of people and continue training more in depth. I wish you all the best in your pursuits at Wealthy Affiliate.
Ray619 Premium
My Name Is Ray gbu and you're family and welcome to the team I pray that you take advantage of the great opportunity that is offered here at WA, and remember it is totally up to you to make this work for you and you're family. Fact is they offer some great training here at WA and you get to put it into practice while learning it. Well best blessing to you and you're family.
SuzaMarie Premium
Hey Cris!

I'm so glad you made it here to Wealthy Affiliate! Congrats on going premium! I'm so glad you made it here to Wealthy Affiliate!

I think the most import thing to do with any new venture is to "plug in" and be consistent. Schedule time each day to do the training, work on your site and write content. You'll find that content is king. :)

Here's to great success with your WA journey and online endeavors!

Kind regards,
free4life Premium
Welcome to premium, this is such a wise move on your part.
Let me tell you why;

1) you have just taken a huge step towards securing the future you want.
2) There is no better training available
3) The community here ROCKS
4) It shows just how serious you are about making a change

Keep up the great work

Blessings ~ Frank & Tina (free4life)
Wealth2018 Premium
Hi Cris. Thanks for connecting! Wonderful bio.

Mary Ann
Mark120 Premium
Cris, Hi! I'm 2 months older than you and I'am ready to explain consistently,
how I'm doing with a huge interest here at WA from 13/July 2018 and I can
answer questions from beginners
EddySalomon Premium
Hey Cris!

Welcome to Wealthy Affiliate my friend! Just in case you forgot, I am Eddy with a y. LOL We met back on my blog: http://www.WorkAtHomeNoScams.com. I'm happy my babbling didn't scare you away and you had enough trust in me to give WA a shot!

Trust me when I say you made the right decision and you're going to love this community! You're on your way to building a long term online business like yours truly did because of the training and support here at WA!

That said, let's get you started on the right note so you can get the most out of your time here. As a new member, the first thing you should do is fill out your account profile. Don't even trip, it's really easy to do. All it consists of is the following simple steps:

(1) Add your profile image
(Can be anything you want. Just don't make it dirty. lol)

(2) Add a personal description.
(Let us know about yourself and why you're here at WA!)

That's it!

If you do these simple steps it will really show you're serious about learning how to succeed at this business and people will be more likely to answer your questions and help you if they see you've taken the two minutes to complete your profile. If you need help on doing this, watch the following video: Next you should definitely check out the "Get Started Here" training. This is going to get you up and running with your own website very quickly and has a lot of really easy to follow video training that is going to help this whole "process" make sense.

Here is a direct link to this training: If at any time you need help, just ask. There are a ton of good folks here within the community that will be more than happy to help you out and within the first 7 days of your Starter membership you are going to have access to Live Chat, so make sure you check that out. Just remember people are more inclined to help you if you've completed your account profile as described above.

Anyways, I thought I would personally welcome you. As you can see I don't just promote WA, I'm actually here as a member waiting to help you! So reach out to me. Start by filling out your profile. Don't be shy. I won't bite.

I look forward to reading your profile and hearing from you. So go fill that out now. I really want to know more about you so I can help you achieve your goals!

Speak to you soon Cris!

Your buddy,
Eddy with a Y. (Get it right. LOL)

P.S. If you have any doubts that this business is real or if it will work for you, check this little article out: When you see what companies are already involved in this business, it's going to be eye opening!