Because I want to make my handmade shop work for our lifestyle, I've been diving into what it takes to run a successful handmade business while making it flexible enough for our life. Most of what I've learned isn't really anything new. There are many things that don't change from one business to another, but … Continue reading In Which I Debate Killing A Few Things + a Show & Tell
For several years now, I've been using the planner system that I created for myself based on the Ryder Carroll's Bullet Journal system. I later adapted that initial system into a series of planners I started selling in 2016. The newest edition is the I'd Rather be Writing 2020 Planner. If you haven't guessed already, … Continue reading “I’d Rather Be Writing” 2020 Planner
With the start of haying season, my productivity has gone way down. At least where handcrafting personal projects is invovled. I still have many projects in various stages of completion that I put on the back burner while I worked on orders and packaging. This month I was able to get the 5 Birthday Bookmarks … Continue reading Working & Hancrafting
So much is going on behind the scenes that I almost forgot to post my July books! Please Note: All pictures of books and links come from their respective author or publisher websites when possible. Otherwise, I have linked them to Amazon. Books I Read in July Books I'm Currently Reading I'm still reading the … Continue reading July 2019 Reading List + What I’m Currently Reading
As a lover of books and book related bling, I'm really excited to add some vintage bookmarks to my etsy shop. First up is the Vintage Garfield Bookmark. Garfield was one of my favorite cartoon characters growing up. You can purchase this collectible item for $7.95 (shipping included in the price) from me by commenting … Continue reading NEW! Vintage Garfield Bookmark
Life is full of all the little things we love and I wanted a blog where I could share my love of reading, handcrafted creation and design, fiction writing and publishing, and graphic design. It’s still a work in progress, but isn’t that how life is? Quick Announcements: As the flower bed is weeded now, I … Continue reading Hey Sweet Pea!
Hey, Sweet Peas! I'm back for another check-in and goal post with my blog friends, fellow readers, writers, and crafting enthusiast. And now my brain just went to American football. LOL Anywhoo, I hope you are all have a wonderful Summer and if you are at the opposite side of the world from me, a … Continue reading July 2019 Check-In & My August Goals