I know what you're thinking, yes, yes they are. And I'll agree you can certainly waste a lot of time getting sucked into Farmville or the likes on Facebook. However, did you know that these games, this part of social media, is one of the fastest growing advertising commodities out there? Last month Facebook surpassed … Continue reading Think Facebook Games are a Waste of Time? Think Again.
I have a strange addiction to vintage - especially vintage jewelry. Things that are worn and have a story just really turn me on. When I started on my jewelry making venture I was unsure of my path; I was creating more of what I thought people wanted rather than what I love. Thankfully, my … Continue reading My Vintage Jewelry Addiction and the Family that Enables Me
Yes it's Tuesday again which means more lovelies from Etsy! I'm feeling Autumnal today so I'm going with a Fall theme. It's my favorite time of the year - perhaps because I'm a Libra, born in October and grew up with Halloween themed birthdays. I love crisp, cool air and the smell of cinnamon. The … Continue reading Terrific Tuesday ~ Etsy Faves and Finds!
So a few weeks back I got a random reply to one of my blogs from a reporter for the Star News. She was doing a feature on local Etsy sellers and asked if I'd like to be included. Of course I said yes and waited patiently for the list of questions to arrive in … Continue reading Featured in the Star News Wilmington!
Fashion and design is all about forward thinking. As everyone is just now getting out their fall lines, fall colors, I'm already thinking about the next season! So, what's on tap for Winter 2011? I've checked in over at APLF who put out colors and materials trends and I have to say, there's a lot … Continue reading Beyond Fall – Colors For Winter 2011
It's true and I just realized it. Yesterday. My husband and I went for a drive to the beach and along the way I kept seeing "junk" and antique shops. After my "oohs" and "aahs" I would say, "I really want to go in there!" To which his response would be some sort of … Continue reading Oh My God I’m Turning In To My Mother…
So today I found this great new blog called Broke Foodie. It's so amazingly awesome I just had to share! This gal is frugal and crafty with her food and her finances. Her blog post How I Save Tons of Money by Grocery Shopping Once Every Three Months is brilliant and inspiring. Makes me want … Continue reading Sunday Blog Share
Ok so I'll admit it, I'm a little lazy when it comes to making tutorials. I did one a ways back on making your own earring cards. My process for that has changed and I've yet to update the tute. I promise I'll get to that someday soon! In the meantime, I figured I would … Continue reading Friday Inspiration – Free Tutorials