Amazon Prints is Really Worth the Try! $1000 of Amazon Gift Cards to be Won!

DISCLOSURE ~ THANKS TO AMAZON FOR SPONSORING THIS POST AND PROVIDING PRIZES FOR THE GIVEAWAY! TRADEMARK AMAZON, FIRE AND THE AMAZON FIRE TV LOGO ARE TRADEMARKS OF AMAZON.COM, INC. OR ITS AFFILIATES. #AMAZONPRINTS #AD   Working from home can be a blessing and a curse. Everyone enjoys being home but with plain or boring walls it’s […]

3 Bad Reasons to Not Start Your Own Handmade Business

If you’ve been thinking of starting your own handmade business and haven’t done it yet, I bet at least one these reasons is standing in your way. The number of dreams about having a business probably number the stars in the sky. Many of those never come true because the dreamer is never able to get […]

3 Things You Need For Your Creative Business

You’ve decided to take the plunge and launch your creative business online. Maybe it’s selling pottery, baby quilts, or photography. No matter what your product or service there are 3 things you want for your creative business. These help ensure business longevity by creating a strong foundation that makes every part of your marketing more productive. […]

Why Your Etsy Shop Gets No Sales

Have you started on Etsy and wonder why your Etsy shop gets no sales? This week I’m keeping to a theme of mistakes made starting and running different home businesses.  Today I’m going share my experiences on why Etsy shops fail and tips on how to fix it. I started my Etsy shop in 2011 […]

Tips to Having Successful Craft Shows

Having successful craft shows can help grow your business by increasing sales and giving your business more exposure. Rather you prefer small local shows or large shows you travel to, you still want to be the best you can be. If you take your business serious then you’ll want to read through these helpful tips! […]

The Best Summer Crafts and Activities For Kids

Summer is right around the corner! For a work at home mom, that can mean a lot less time to get actual work done because the school-aged kids are home all day. Not to mention all of the sports, lessons, trips, camps, etc that you have to schedule your work around. It’s not easy to […]

Etsy Seller Spotlight: Simple 66 Stuff

The third installment of the Etsy Seller Spotlight is Kimberly, half of the Simple 66 Stuff shop on Etsy. Here are the answers to my questions all about her shop and process. Etsy Seller Spotlight: Simple 66 Stuff What do you sell? Do you make everything or find it somewhere else? Simple 66 Stuff is […]

Etsy Seller Spotlight: Juncture9

I’m sharing another Etsy Seller Spotlight today, this one on Teresa at Juncture9, a jewelry designer. How Etsy Helped My Jewelry Business Grow When I was asked to write this guest post about my Etsy business I was quite excited!  I am just getting my feet wet in the world of blogging and I appreciate […]

Etsy Seller Spotlight: Alma Boheme

For the next few weeks, I’m going to be featuring Etsy sellers. They’ll be answering some questions about how and why they do what they do with their shops on Etsy. First up on the Etsy Seller Spotlight: Alma Boheme. What do you sell? Do you make everything or find it somewhere else? My shop […]

Black Friday / Cyber Monday Craft Show

Black Friday / Cyber Monday Craft Show Looking for something to do other than heading out at midnight to get in line, and wait forever to get that awesome deal, only to get to the counter and the person right before you go the last one of whatever you thought you needed to wait in […]