The Curse of Creative FOMO

Favorite Fall Etsy Finds

Etsy has quickly become my favorite place to shop for cute handmade items that you can’t find anywhere else or in a traditional store. Farmhouse chic has become widely popular thanks in part to the genius that is Joanna Gaines and the #fixerupper revolution that has taken over our Pinterest dreams (FYI my spirit animal is Joanna Gaines); and today I am sharing a few of my favorite finds from across various Etsy shops just in time for fall and the holidays coming up....more

How Millennials Can Make Extra Cash Working From Home

As Millennials, we do not like to be told what we can and can’t do, which is why we find ways to get what we want, pretty much when we want it. This often times means making some spare change to do the stuff that actually interests us or picking up a side job that will help fund these outside activities.If you fall in this boat and are at a loss for how to put more money in the bank, here are a few ways you can make some extra dough working from home, so you can get out of home and party like money ain’t no thing....more

Top 10 Condom Wares on Etsy

Etsy.com is a unique international marketplace for handmade and vintage items, but did you know that their shop owners are promoting safer sex in a serious way through sometimes silly but always socially conscious wares? ...more

When Converse Leads to Etsy: A Casual Shopping Experience

If you haven’t shopped or at least browsed the wonder that is Etsy, you must be living in a cave with the Croods. Endless options of unique handmade or vintage items are available to millions of buyers across the world. And a few weeks ago, I became one of those buyers....more

What If I Fall? Musings of a (Very) Small Business Owner

When I started my Etsy business last summer, I was unsure how it would take off. It was hard to juggle a second business on top of my everyday 9-5 job, but I was determined to create beautiful things and grow this little shop of mine. But, I was nervous to take the leap and start something new, when I had just started a new career a couple of months prior....more

My Pretty Elastic Hair Ties // BWB Business

I am so excited I just can’t hide it! ...more

Travel Journal Giveaway

Hello! I am doing a giveaway with DameTraveler!  The giveaway is ran threw Instagram And rules can be found @dametraveler.  Winners will win one of three handmade notebooks that have European maps on them!You can find me on Instagram at username: CarolineBogush...more

Sitting… Waiting… Wishing…

Loving || That the holidays are here! I love everything about Christmas! Our house is decorated… we are hosting a cocktail party with my husband’s college buddies tomorrow night (stay tuned for some never tried before appetizer recipes) and I’ve been shopping non-stop for my husband and family!...more

Favorite Etsy illustrators: or why buffalo are the new birds

I’ve spent a lot of time on Etsy over the years, and my list of favorite shops is a mile long. But the influx of mass-produced tchotchkes to the site lately has become a real downer.  It used to be such a magical place, and now it feels tainted.  I know I’m not the only one who’s noticed. So I thought I could put my “research” to use and share with you some of my favorite Etsy shops, starting with illustrators....more
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