Today is the first in the Find Out Fridays Series! Have ideas for topics? Have something craft related that you’re dying to know the answer to? Comment below or contact me here! Did you know that there are four styles of learning? In alphabetical order (because I’m just that type of nerd): Auditory (lectures, audio books, music,… Continue reading Find Out Fridays: Learning How to Loom Knit on YouTube
Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure policy. Once upon a time, I poured my heart and soul into developing a new team at work. I made contacts, built relationships, and worked tirelessly to change hearts and minds. I unwaiveringly put blood, sweat, and tears into that job. My team and I… Continue reading Why I Want to be an Entrepreneur
I started work on probably my favorite project for the Etsy Shop yet; Mug Hugs. Also called Mug Warmers and Cup Cozies, they fit around your coffee cup to keep your coffee warm and your hands from being burnt by the cup. Here is the very first prototype: This of course is not the finished… Continue reading Behind the Scenes of My Etsy Shop: Part 5
Believe it or not, I used to be an “extreme” couponer and coupon blogger. I dug through the recycling baskets at Meijer for catalinas, I had two subscriptions to our local newspaper, I swapped coupons with friends and coworkers. I came home with gloriously impressive cartloads of groceries for next to nothing. I always felt a sense of pride with those… Continue reading Why I Stopped Couponing (and What our Family Does Instead)
Have you ever been working on something and out of nowhere you think to yourself, “I am going about this the completely wrong way. What the crap have I been doing?!” That was me today. After working on some prototype light switch plate covers, and agonizing over how to make each one look clean and… Continue reading Behind the Scenes of my Etsy Shop: Part 4
I’m taking a break from all of the Etsy Shop talk to share some of my favorite YouTubers who keep me on the straight and narrow. YouTube is truly an incredible place. Just about anything you might need to learn can be found for free on YouTube. For example, I learned to loom knit nearly three… Continue reading My Favorite Frugal YouTubers
It’s official: I can be found at Gracefulguessing.com! It’s definitely a step up from my wordpress address, and a step in the right direction for building my brand. Just 33 more days until the Etsy Shop Launch!