Archive | June, 2010

a good day

Today was a much more enJOYable day as I was over my nervousness and accepting that this venture of mine is not going to explode over night (nor would I want it to I realized).  Hillary, our new friend and booth neighbor, told me about the book signings and encouraged me to go stand in […]

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adjusting expectations

Day 1 of the Denver Trade Show complete.  It was quite the ride.  One thing I’ve learned, again, is that you can plan/affirm/visualize  what you want to happen all you want, but it just ain’t gonna happen, necessarily, how you plan (does that even make sense?).  But ultimately, you get what you need.  And maybe […]

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officially “official”

I had intended to write last week after spending an afternoon at City Hall and the Board of Equalization becoming “official”.  Jane Gong was a big help to me in the Office of Small Business at City Hall.  She got me headed in the right direction as I had to go from one place to […]

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inspired by Paul Newman

I picked up a book titled In Pursuit of the Common Good, by Paul Newman and A.E. Hotchner well over a year ago.  I read it with interest as it detailed their journey of starting their “Newman’s Own” brand and subsequent charity work.  As part of the description on the back of the book so […]

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pics from ArtsFest3!

2 Posts in one day!  Please note that you can double click on an image and it will enlarge for better viewing! I was out on my walk/jog this evening after posting my latest entry and thought I should have added the pics we uploaded from my camera the other day.  I talked so much […]

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The cards are real…and look GREAT!

As Emily said when she first looked at one of the cards, opened it up to reveal the cute little postage size image also on the inside and then turning it over to view the back complete with the UPC code (that she demanded) “Mom, they look so REAL!”  Even I continue to be surprised […]

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Em’s been visiting!!

So happy to be spending time with my daughter.  Life is good and I am truly blessed.  Em flew in on Saturday morning for ArtsFest 3.  Art94124’s big day of fun, sun, art, music, food and community building in the Bayview.  I’m going to try uploading the 3 pieces of Art I had in the […]

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busy week

I can’t believe it is Friday again…and the last time I wrote was last Friday.  Granted the Memorial Day Holiday was in there complete with Kathy and Rob’s visit but still!  Sarah and I reviewed the proofs and made some minor changes to the cards on Tuesday.  We also designed a new business card for […]

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