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Final Countdown

October 5, 2015

My last post was fairly emotional as I announced the closing of my store and it was a day filled with tears for me.  Since then I have had such an overwhelming show of support from so many people and I am so grateful.  But, it also became very clear within days of making my […]

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Where do I start?

December 9, 2014

Goodness. It feels like a lifetime since I’ve sat down to write.  I’m a world away from where I was less than 2 months ago. I decided to re-brand my business and in a whirlwind we closed down one boutique and opened under a new name and design a few days later. Numerous holiday events […]

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Press On

November 4, 2014

Change is hard. Even the simplest of changes.  My husband has his favorite seat at the dinner table and if one of us happens to sit in it he gets thrown off because THAT is where he sits.  When we recently went to a restaurant that is a favorite we were initially disappointed to find […]

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Enjoying The Hunt For Silver

July 1, 2014

Moments like this are why I love having a boutique. An opera singer and her husband were in town for a quick vacation before heading over to Europe to sing. She fell in love with our store. While she was here I also happened to have one of my vendors visiting from Santa Fe.  He […]

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Hypocrisy at its finest.

June 11, 2014

I have a confession to make. I deleted my last post that I wrote on customer service and here’s why:  I completely FAILED in that area the day after I wrote it. It’s kind- of ironic really.  Here I am patting myself on the back for knowing what good customer service is and judging others […]

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