Amazon and the Small Business

I'm probably like a lot of people...order after order arriving at my door from my friends at Amazon. Good thing I get along with my mailman and UPS delivery guy because we see each other often. But I am fully aware there is an entire subset of people who aren't fans...

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Do Good Gift Guides {Small Business Spotlight}

I recently posted my new embroidered business card holder on Instagram and Do Good Gift Guides commented. I checked out their profile and was excited to see that they share shops who 'give back.' I have known since I first wanted my own business that I would always...

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Is your Biz ready for the next round of Holidays?

In my post 2018...Here we Come I ran through holidays for January and February, and provided some suggestions for items you could sell in your shop as well as time frames for promoting those items and holidays. Here we are in mid-January and the question of the day is...

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Sewing Prize Pack Giveaway

I am proud to announce that I am partnering with some awesome local, sewing-related businesses to offer you an amazing Sewing Prize Pack Giveaway. Fabricate Studios, Red Hen Stitch Shop, Lasting Impressions, Atlanta NW Sewing Machine Services, and Vector Quilts have...

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2018…Here we Come!

Well, it's down to the last few days of 2017 and time to start looking ahead. So, 2018...Here we Come! Like it or not, we are doing this. As the owner of two businesses, I always have to plan ahead. I have never been one to want to rush the holidays, but when you have...

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Love Powered Littles {Small Business Spotlight}

Some time ago through various networking channels I became acquainted with Jim Debetta who knows a lot about a lot, and this past week I received an email from him about a Kickstarter campaign that intriqued me. As you know, I'm a huge supporter of people doing their...

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Harkla {Small Business Spotlight}

Have you ever heard of weighted blankets? I purchased a small lap-sized weighted blanket for my mom a couple years ago. Not only are they great for kids with special needs, but they also work well for people with restless legs. Recently I came across this company,...

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