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painting the new office

Inspiration for a craft room / workshop makeover.

Monday, February 2, 2015

A couple of months ago, I moved from Central Florida over to the Gulf Coast. We moved to be closer to the water (we are big into boating), but in doing that, I left a house that had an extra bedroom....a glorious extra bedroom that I was able to use 100% as a craft room! (Here ...

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Why I won’t be breaking up with Facebook (I don’t think you should, either).

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

(image by Frank Guido, used under CC BY 2.0, modified from original.) There's been a whole lot of chatter lately over Facebook's new algorithm changes, and most of it is of the angry variety. You may have seen the infamous Facebook "breakup letter" that's gone viral over the last few days. I just read it (ironically...on Facebook), ...

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don't give up on your handmade business too soon.

Do you want to make your dreams come true? Then don’t give up on them.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

(image by c_ambler, used under CC BY 2.0, modified from original.) Last year right around this time, my friend Jessie and I went to one of those home party things where a woman was selling body wraps. We were promised that if we wrapped these things around our stomach once or twice a week, then in ...

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when you feel not good enough.

When you’re “not good enough.”

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

(image by Michael Johnson, used under CC BY 2.0, modified from original.) Ever get that yucky "not good enough" feeling? You're going along, minding your business - making your products, taking their pictures, writing your listings. You're feeling pretty accomplished, getting things done, and crossing items off your to-do list. You take a minute to click over ...

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