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Happy Valentine’s Day!


(Lavishly Loved sign designed by Monica at The Great Invitation)

Man, this year is already all hearts and roses…and well, cold, flu and hand sanitizer, but you can’t have the good times without a few pitfalls! Remember, it’s how we pick ourselves up and outta that bed that matters 🙂 Continue reading “Happy Valentine’s Day!”


Valentine’s Pop Up


At the beginning of this year, Vickie and I sat down with our planners and got to work on ways we could build our businesses, things we could do different this year and basically saw what worked and what didn’t. I guess that’s the good thing of beginning stages of business building is that there’s all sorts of room to grow however,  there are also pot holes we don’t know how to avoid. Vickie and I basically just hold hands and jump in together. This year we’re trying to avoid those pot holes, but at least we know it’s a team effort and there’s someone there to pull us out if we find ourselves stuck in one. Continue reading “Valentine’s Pop Up”

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Christmas…the Season of Giving/Buying

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Well for me it was also the season of learning and growing. My December is usually jam packed anyway with my daughter’s birthday, my anniversary, my mom’s birthday,  then Christmas (all in that order). So yeah, it’s pretty packed. Then let’s throw in Christmas parties, company events, church gatherings, Christmas shopping…you know the rest. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, the most expensive and the most sleep deprived, but it’s such an awesome whirlwind and I’m truly grateful by the end of the year.

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

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After all of the hustle and bustle of preparing Thanksgiving dinner, cleaning for company, and medicating for the relatives to arrive… Oh, and lets not forget BLACK FRIDAY SHOPPING, you look up and BAM, it’s all over! Your house is a mess and there are leftovers for days but it’s then that I realize…wait a minute…IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR!!!

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