A New Series! Etsy Shop Spotlights!

Starting Wednesday!   This is something that I've been wanting to do for some time now and now it's actually going to happen!  Every Wednesday {for now}, there will be a different Etsy shop spotlighted for you to visit on my blog!  Being able to bring a little bit of the handmade community together {just a little corner of it because it is so huge} means so much!!  There are some oh so talented ladies that I can't wait to introduce to you!!! Christmas is right around the corner! There is pretty much something for everyone on ETSY from handmade baby soap to tea to men's hats  ... the searches are endless, really.  If you haven't heard of ETSY before {where have you been?} and … [Read more...]

Mod Podge Rocks

I'm doing yet another HAPPY DANCE!! Amy over Mod Podge Rocks featured my Side Table Makeover!!! {and I didn't even know she was going to it!} Sneaky little devil! You need to go over and check her site out BECAUSE There are so many ideas on what you can to with Mod Podge! Who knew! You will find things you really probably wouldn't have thought about doing. But crafty people like us have done it. Whether it be a craft fail or not, we've done it. So, please go on on over and spend some time with Amy! {well, you might want a few minutes, or maybe an hour or two} Thanks, Amy! xo Tara … [Read more...]

Other People's Wisdom and Skills – The Savvy WAHM {work at home mom}

I decided to do a series on the podcasts I have listened to and think are worth sharing.  You can read all about it here. This week's post is dedicated to the Work at Home Moms... I just found The Savvy WAHM's podcasts on iTunes and have been listening to them while I drove my long commute to out lying areas for work.  I do believe her podcasts are so pertinent to where I'm at with my business.  The lady behind this great concept is Kendra Tillman from Arizona.   photo credit She has a great voice that is easy to listen to {and she doesn't say 'Um' a lot, which is sooo nice}, she has great guest speakers, and she's very encouraging without being fake.  I have connected with her on Twitter … [Read more...]