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When Sales Slow, Creative Juices Flow

August was a lousy month for sales. Summertime usually tends to be slower than normal at my Zazzle online stores, but this past month sales decreased quite a bit. Just as I attained “Silver Pro”, and my paychecks were almost large enough to pay my winter oil bill (ha!), then the bottom fell out. According […]

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Another Reason to Love WP

I have written before about how much I like blogging at WordPress.  It’s so much easier to add my own photos and put them exactly where I want them in the post, and the support forum is a great place to find answers.  I love the themes – in fact there are too many good […]

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Writing Thank You Notes

Occasionally my kids will attend a birthday party and their friend will actually send a “thank you” note for the gift. It doesn’t happen often and to be honest, I no longer make my son send them. But when a thoughtful card or letter comes through the mail it means so much. I remember once, […]

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A New Way to Draw

When I was growing up pencils, pens and markers were what I used to create the images I wanted. I usually copied my ideas from something on television or in a book. We had this big book of nursery tales and I loved to try and re-create some of the drawings in there. I grew […]

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