Getting Ready for a Craft Show – with the help of Craigslist

Anything can be possible when you're resourceful and check with Craigslist.  Perhaps we are just lucky here in the Denver metro area with our Craigslist activity as I find so much for free or for next to very little cost like this $25 dining room hutch. I was asked to attend the Jazz on 2nd Festival in Niwot to sell my wares.  Not planning on selling at any shows during the summer, I wasn't, let's say, prepared. So, I've been a bit busy trying to get everything ready and together making sure I have enough of everything. I've been trying to think of how I'm going to set up my booth so it's not just a lonely looking table.  I want it to be interesting and inviting and colorful.  However, I … [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 Science of Blogging by Hubspot

The first podcast/webinar of this series that I'd like to share with you is from Hubspot. Now, this company has an arsenal webinars talking about all things to do with an online business.  They provide various services {of which I haven't used just yet as I recently stumbled upon their webinars} that cater to help generate traffic to your website and beyond. Here's a few topics that they have posted on their site that I'd like to share with you: MARKETING.  I'm a Work at Home Mom {WAHM} and am not out in the public eye as much as, say, a brick and mortar store is.  So, I need all the help I can get in the marketing department as my business is primarily online. GETTING FOUND.  They talk … [Read more...]