We Bought a House!

We Bought a House!

This post should really be titled, “We Bought a House (3 months ago)!” I had grand plans to post about “the best ways to pack for a move”, a “moving checklist”, etc. and then the actual packing, moving, and renovations started happening (more on the renovations later) and I decided it was best to not add another item to the to do list. But hey, better late than never! So here’s a little tour of the new house with some ideas of what is to come.

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Jury Duty in Downtown LA: Tips and Tricks

Jury Duty in Downtown LA: Tips and Tricks

This summer, I was one of the lucky ones chosen to serve my civic duty for 3 weeks on a jury. You read that correctly. I did 3 full weeks of jury duty this summer. And the real kicker is that I kind of enjoyed it? It definitely took a few days to get used to my new temporary jury duty life in Downtown LA but by the end of it, I figured out how to make the most of my days down there. Here are some of the tips I wish I had known going into jury duty in DTLA.

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My Favorite Podcasts to Get Out of a Creative Rut

My Favorite Podcasts to Get Out of a Creative Rut

The age of podcasts is officially here. Almost everyone I know now listens to at least one podcast regularly. It’s a phenomenal time to start listening because there is a podcast for everything these days! For a very long time, I only listened to comedy and food podcasts but recently, there has been some major moves in the crafter/maker podcast genre.

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10 Questions with Jewelry Designer Adrienne Wiley

10 Questions with Jewelry Designer Adrienne Wiley

Adrienne Wiley is a powerhouse business woman. She created her Jewelery line, Frolick, back in 2004, and has since expanded her business footprint with her SF store, Covet. She is also a published author and career coach for creative entrepreneurs. So when I saw that she was teaching business classes at Craftcation, I jumped at the chance to attend.

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