Micro Business

Missed Goals and The Polar Express

December 30, 2014

Yep. That time of year again.  Time to catch my breath after devoting every waking moment to a retail store with no break for nearly 2 months during the holidays.  Time to pull down all the decorations and plan for the next year.  Plus the realization that “Whoa!  The year is over and, again, I […]

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Family Matters

August 8, 2013

This is my family.  We are a blended family so life isn’t always smiles and giggles.  We are as dysfunctional as every other family but we still find reasons to enjoy our family and be grateful for each other.  My son, who has Asperger’s,  keeps us grounded and laughing.  He doesn’t understand the complications of […]

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What is your WHY?

August 4, 2013

WHY do you do what you do?  I’ve been thinking about it a lot lately.  It’s tough being a store owner ANY day so on the days that are challenging what keeps me going?  It’s easy to be excited and enthusiastic when you have good sales and excited customers!  That’s what I call a “WHOOHOO!” […]

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