As I write this, I’m in the passenger seat driving through the middle of Oklahoma with my sister to visit a friend in Amarillo. They say it’s a midwest thing, but when a destination is less than 11 hours away, I prefer to drive instead of fly. While Ashley and I were planning this trip, we realized … [Read more...] about Tips for Planning a Killer Road Trip
I had no idea what I was doing when I first started selling on Etsy. Things that now seem basic, like shipping, were overwhelming and foreign to me. Thankfully, over the past 5 years, I’ve gotten a handle on the essentials. Today, I wanted to share 5 things I wish I had known before I started my … [Read more...] about 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Selling on Etsy
San Diego is one of my favorite places to visit. There are a thousand ways to be active, it doesn’t require a ton of planning, and it’s on the Pacific coast. What more could you ask for in a city?! After having been several times, I put together an adventure packed 3-day itinerary for this … [Read more...] about 3 Days in San Diego: An Adventure Packed Itinerary
Knowing what to charge for shipping on Etsy can be tough, especially when you first start your shop. In fact, everything about shipping can be a little bit overwhelming in the beginning. In this post, I am going to breakdown how to determine what to charge for shipping and how to create shipping … [Read more...] about What should I charge for shipping on Etsy?
Forever and always, Colorado will be my favorite state to visit. When I was a kid, nearly all of our family vacations consisted of exploring a new spot in Colorado, so it feels a little bit like home. Not to mention that after driving through Kansas for the 40th time, 12 hours of passing windmills … [Read more...] about 8 Things to do in Boulder, Colorado
The other day I was walking through the travel section at the Boulder bookstore and found myself overwhelmed. I was thumbing through a Hawaii travel guide hoping to get some tips for our trip in August, but instead I found myself drowning in all the options and restaurants and hikes and do’s and … [Read more...] about How to Easily Plan a Killer Trip