Autumn is my favorite season. I think I write that sentence in a blog post every year around this time. My reasons change a bit each year, but my love of the season is mostly about boots, food -- butternut squash, brussels sprouts, warm apple cider -- and the free pass to snuggle indoors. #hyggelife … Continue reading Santa In October? But I Just Want To Be A Burrito!
So... This post is difficult to write but also exciting. That's what growth is a lot of the time I guess... difficult and exciting? Saying Goodbye I'm saying goodbye to the baby items in my Etsy shop. Goodbye, bandana bibs! Goodbye, teething toys! It was a difficult decision, but one I'm super excited about. Did I … Continue reading A Long Goodbye, A Sale, And Time Travel. All In One Short Blog Post!
It's time for another pen&thimble playdate! Today we're going to meet Aya! I'm so excited that Aya agreed to share her Q&A here because Aya represents one of those awesome moments in handmade business--when a customer becomes a friend! Thank you, Aya! Also, I'm afraid of birds too. I wish someone had invented video phones … Continue reading Meet Aya at the pen&thimble playdate!
One of my favorite parts of my job is collaborating with a customer to craft the perfect gift! And I just have to share this recent collaboration with a repeat customer and fellow hand maker. (Check out what she does with foraged wood here at her Etsy shop). Amy had the most thoughtful idea and I got to help … Continue reading How The Best Baby Gift Ever Started As a Handkerchief