I found this to be a great foundational book for learning to live life true to yourself (primary greatness) vs putting on a show of what you think you're supposed to be, do or have (secondary greatness). This book is a compilation of essays written by Steven R. Covey, author of The 7 Habits of… Continue reading 2019 Reading Challenge, May book: Primary Greatness by Steven R. Covey
Spring is now in full swing and we are speedily approaching the summer months. Prime season for farmers markets and a few craft shows as well. Both great places to start growing your handmade business, or to give your business a boost. Farmers markets are a great way to share your handmade items with your… Continue reading Craft Show Success
I'm fairly new to selling my handmade wares online, and I think I might finally have a groove on how Etsy works, but I have been selling my art and crafts at farmers markets and craft shows consistently for a little over 4 years. I actually really love to be set up and selling somewhere… Continue reading Tips for Successful Selling at Craft Shows
1Cup milk of your choice (I used a cashew almond milk)1 tsp ground turmeric1 tsp grated fresh ginger1/2 tsp cinnamondash of ground cloves1/4 tsp nutmeg1 tsp honey Golden tea and golden milk are quite the popular drink these days and it's no wonder. Turmeric is an anti-inflammatory and helps with muscle aches as well as… Continue reading Turmeric and Ginger Goldenmilk
More and more people every year are turning toward pursuing their handmade talents, network marketing or direct sales companies with the hopes of becoming successful enough to stay at home with their families and pay the bills at the same time. No matter what form of entrepreneurship you take on, I find that there are… Continue reading Working from home is Not the same as Staying at home
'Millionaire Success Habits' by Dean Graziosi was the book I chose to read in March, in keeping with my personal goal of reading at least one self development book each month this year. If I become a millionaire in 2020, this book will be why! I was initially skeptical about purchasing this book, and I'm… Continue reading My March Personal Growth Reading
My personal development reading challenge for 2019 continues with the book Big Magic, by Elizabeth Gilbert. This is the book I chose for February- or maybe it chose me, but either way I truly enjoyed reading it. This book is all about "Creative Living Beyond Fear" as the title claims and the life experience, whimsical opinions and… Continue reading February’s Book: Big Magic, by Elizabeth Gilbert
My top 5 tips for handmade business owners to keep from going crazy-town-banana-pants when working from home.
The first book of my 2019 personal reading challenge As I was strolling through the library searching for my first personal development read of 2019, this gem was set on display on the side of one of the book shelves. The title immediately grabbed me because I am often quite messy, occasionally consider myself magnificent,… Continue reading January’s Book: This Messy Magnificent Life, A Field Guide by Geneen Roth
Clean your oven with stuff you already have at home. Skip the chemical cleaners!