Archive | August, 2010

overwhelm

overwhelm

I was in a state of overwhelm yesterday (Friday).  Sarah and I had met for over 2 hours in the morning re: the website design.  At the end of the time we were looking at how to do the shopping cart for the site.  She’s not done this before nor have I.  I did have […]

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layers of the dream

Mark and I went to see the movie “Inception” last night.  I have to admit, I liked it overall.  Gave us pause for lots of conversation re: the nature of reality and what is “real”?  The dream within the dream within the dream…I’m now living the “dream” I had requested when casually writing on a […]

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inspiring discussion

Friday afternoon I drove up to Marin to meet with Bob at “Two Neat”, an amazing store filled with all sorts of greeting cards, creative gifts, t-shirts etc.  I can see why it seems to be the perfect “go to” store in Mill Valley.  Not to mention the personal service you get from Bob and […]

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the Blauhaus!

the Blauhaus!

Monday morning and I’m trying to get organized for the week.  Rather ADD like, I move from one thing to the other without completing the task at hand.  I began typing this and thought “Oh, the white load must be done, I don’t hear the washer.”  So up I got and proceeded to move the […]

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end of show

end of show

It’s Tuesday, the SF Gift Show is over and I have to say that though I didn’t write many orders (I wasn’t pushy enough my new friend Laurie told me), I did make lots of good contacts that I plan to convert to orders.  I’m learning the nuances of working a gift show.  However the […]

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mixed feelings

It’s Monday morning early.  I’ve completed 2 days of the SF Gift Show (9am to 6pm).  I’ve written one order (Thank-you to Amara from East West Bookshop in Mtn View!) to someone I had contacted prior to the show and passed out fewer catalogs than I did at the LA show.  Still receive compliments on […]

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