Category Archives: Business time

Hello, beautiful new site!

I’m so excited to announce that my new blog site is up and running! It’s been a long time coming, but I finally made the decision to move my blog to a self-hosted site so I can work with partners … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Amy Cluck-McAlister of Amy is the Party

Amy Cluck-McAlister, whom I met two years ago when she donated some wonderful handmade jewelry to a fundraiser I was organizing, is a creative force to be reckoned with in the Sacramento indie community. She runs Amy is the Party, … Continue reading

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My Creative Business Journey + Giveaway Winner!

I just looked, and the end of March was the last time I wrote about my own creative business journey. That’s almost six months! With the move, the discovery of a new baby and a toddler, it has been difficult … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Melissa Camilleri of Compliment (Giveaway included!)

I met Melissa Camilleri – a fellow Sacramento native – through Instagram (I’m telling you, I love that app) when I was organizing a fundraiser. I asked her to vend at the event but she couldn’t attend, so she donated a … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Rosaura Unangst

While many may view Instagram as simply a photo-sharing app (that is, after all, what it is), I love that I have actually made a handful of connections on there – whether it’s finding a new person through comments or … Continue reading

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My Creative Business Journey: Resources

I am cowboy boots – deep in the middle of the transitional part of my journey right now. My blog is still in the redesign process and my friend and I are working on new items for our shop and … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Kate Payne

Sometime last year, I was virtually introduced to Kate Payne, the author of The Hip Girl’s Guide to Homemaking. I don’t remember how the introduction occurred, but from the moment I visited her website, I’ve been hooked. I was so … Continue reading

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My Creative Business Journey: Inspiration

My boyfriend’s favorite thing to say is “Pinterest ruined my life.” And I guess there is some truth to that. I have ruined a lot of meals, made him wait hours for some meals and have had to make emergency/expensive … Continue reading

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