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Stop working on your business

I’ve got my stamps in my hot little hands.  I’ve been playing in the art room.  Making samples using my stamps and taking photos for my Etsy store.  Because I have to do it ‘properly’.  But for some reason, I … Continue reading

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Words have power

Hello my lovlies!  Last week I posted about a Word for the Year and a Thought for the Year.   How are yours going? I’d love to hear what you have chosen, and of course, the WHY behind them.  The why … Continue reading

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A word for the year – 2013.

Quite a few years ago, the idea of a Word for the Year went around the internet.  It went through the whole art community and I know many of the girls I follow on Twitter do the same thing each … Continue reading

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Freak out week

I had a bit of a freak out with everything this week.  I was feeling a little stalled with the blog here.  I took some photos that looked less than stellar.  And I’m still waiting for my logo concepts.  You … Continue reading

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Time

You know those stories you read about people who get up at 4am for years to turn their idea into a business.  When I read those stories… I have a combination of thoughts.  The first ones are ‘Stuff that’ and … Continue reading

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A tough week

I had a tough week last week.  I have sent the designs off to the manufacturer so am waiting for them to arrive in a few weeks.  I have sent off a brief for my logo to a new designer … Continue reading

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A case of the hiccups

It seems I have a case of the hiccups.  I had my first one here.  Now, I’ve got another one and I am not happy about it. Things in one area are not going to plan.  At all. I will … Continue reading

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Much needed inspiration

I was driving to That Day Job after a week full of should.  A week full of have to.  I was doing my grateful speech – where I say out loud all the things I am grateful for. It probably … Continue reading

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Don’t lose the lesson

When you lose, don’t lose the lesson Ah, the infamous eBay incident – 750 hours in one year on top of working full time, only to just break even.  I still feel the hurt and frustration of that time.  Of … Continue reading

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It’s the little things….

Isn’t it funny how such little things can make such a big difference? I’ve really been noticing the little things lately. A twitter message from Brittni and Andrea asking how I am going with my creative business.  An email from … Continue reading

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