Category Archives: gratitude

The Rim Fire

Our moving truck is supposed to be here in 3 days to load up, and then we will be moving into our new home in the Sierras, right? Well, not so fast there, cowboy. The Rim Fire is burning a … Continue reading

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Our Last Day

So yesterday we loaded up the remaining inventory, took Ozma off the wall and turned off the lights for the last time in booth 116. We will go back to get all the packed up things out of the booth … Continue reading

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And just like that, Craftcation was over.

I woke up on Sunday morning, the last morning of Craftcation, and wandered down to the lobby. The decorations were coming down, the things were all packed up, pop up shop closing, and oh I just felt so sad. Just … Continue reading

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Notes from Craftcation, or, stirring up my inner glitter!

First off? This part does not suck: That’s the view from my window at Craftcation, the crafty DIY biz conference that is going full steam in Ventura CA this weekend. Having the most amazing time here! I started off the … Continue reading

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And then, we were done.

It was a little bit sad to leave Revere that last night. We’d had so much fun and learned so much, we were bummed that we would not be coming back again the next day. We bid a fond farewell … Continue reading

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Sturm und drang, some drama, and Affordable Health Care.

Well the week definitely didn’t go as I’d planned, I’ll just say that. I’m not sure what’s retrograde, but there has been some wonky psychic weather and life has been a little bit ruffled in places. I feel grumpy and … Continue reading

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Day 3 of Craftcation, in which I hit my stride (and miss another mixer.)

I finally hit my stride today with this whole traveling/conference thing. The morning dawned bright and early and I knew that THIS… this was the day. This was the day of Awesome. And it sort of was, and then some. … Continue reading

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