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I absolutely LOVE Etsy! Love it. Here's the problem though, there's way too much out there. I do a search for "children's seersucker" and pages upon pages come up. Who has time to sift through all of that?I've tagged a few of my favorites shops in hopes of helping you out and hoping you enjoy their shops and products as much as I do!Mad Lucy Paper...more

It's so Etsy: London Calling

Are you watching the Olympics in London this week? I love visiting London so I rounded up a list of four fabulous London-themed items on Etsy. Check them out below. It's never to early to start your holiday shopping—Christmas is only 145 days away.Here are the links on Etsy for my London favorites:...more
We got so many compliments for this phone booth. It's really cute, one of the best selling cases ...more

Shop Love And A Giveaway

One of my favorite blog features to do is Shop Love I originally started doing it as a way to get to know  shop owners and their shops. For so many people owning a shop means more to them than just selling things and making money. Perhaps it's a way to express themselves. Or maybe it's about the connection between making something and someone else loving it. I was reminded of all this during my interview with today's shop owner Stephanie from Bonita Bellita...more

Queen B's Busy Work - Summer GiveAway!

The calendar says summer doesn't start for another week, but it certainly feels like it's already in full swing!  To celebrate  Queen B's Busy Work is giving away a pair of our Fun & Fluffy Flip Flops !! ...more

Hand Crocheted Skirt

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Fun and Fluffy Flip Flops - Purple and Gold

(originally posted @ This is My Day Job)   ...more

Girl's Daisy Headband

(originally posted @ My Day Job)   In case you can't tell......more
I don't blame you, daisies seem perfectly natural for this time of year :)more

How to Build Your Brand on Etsy

How does Janell Anderson of Prunella Soap on ETSY make her shop stand out? Unique photos, lovely products, and pretty packaging are just a few reasons her shop is popular. ...more

Daisy Hairband with Ladybug

I adore this little daisy!  It's so easy to crochet, has a little dimension to it.  And it's just so cute!   ...more
This is just adorable, Beckey, my youngest daughter has always LOVED lady bugs.   By the way, I ...more

Baby Steps

(originally posted @ My Day Job) It all starts with baby steps.Step One: Come up with plan for life without paying job.  CheckIt's not easy.  It took a lot of agonizing, soul searching, a few talks with The Man of the House, some praying, and some waffling before I finally came to a choice about what I wanted to do.   After almost 13 years at paying job, I am ready to step out of the office and back into my home.  I will tend to ...more