For many mom entrepreneurs, starting a business begins with that initial lightbulb moment for a great idea. For Jeana Rushton it came from her need for a therapeutic outlet. On a dark and stormy night as her anxiety and depression were taking a mighty toll over her mind and the illumination of lightning struck outside her window; she felt a similar jolt inside her soul. She felt inspired to grab her journal and immediately began sketching earring designs that came to her out of nowhere. The very next day her husband went shopping for jewelry making supplies for her. She found creating jewelry so incredibly therapeutic and soothing to her soul that she hasn’t quit since!
I have spent the last month focusing more on how I can be more productive in my personal and business life. I’ve come to the conclusion that these improvements will likely not be an overnight change but instead a process of learning from my mistakes. There comes a time when we need to step back and ask, “What we can… Read More
Daffodils, crocus, tulips and butterflies, blue skies and raindrops, honey bees and dandelions. These are just some of the signs that spring is in the air! Ahhhhh how I love this time of year don’t you? I love that the weather is warming up and my kids can play outside more now. However, with spring comes rain and that… Read More
As I write this I realize the irony of it all. I am even embarrassed because the clutter in my home office is ridiculous. Between finishing taxes, and working from home while raising three littles, I haven’t spent nearly enough time getting my office in order. In fact, it’s what I call my “shame room”. Come on, admit it, you… Read More
Have you ever refused to let your child load the dishwasher simply because they just don’t do it the ‘right way’? Have you ever let them load the dishwasher then completely reloaded almost the whole thing afterward before starting it? If you said yes to any of the above, you and I have something in common! I wouldn’t exactly call… Read More