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Hope for Reluctant Resolution Makers

Hope for Reluctant Resolution Makers

Happy 2020!  Around this time every year, it hits me:   The bears are totally onto something.  (And yes, I’m talking about the furry variety, not the jersey-clad variety.)   While everyone else seems to be full of ambition, goal-setting and resolution-making, I’m just looking for the nearest cave to snuggle up in.   Anyone with me on this one? ... View more
Why Asking for Help is a Good Thing

Why Asking for Help is a Good Thing

Do you ever struggle with asking for help?A couple weeks ago, I sent out an SOS to our entire email list, asking for help in a new venture for our shop.  I'd been researching clothing companies and ordering sample pieces, but it was now time to get a focus group together - I truly wanted this selection process to be... View more
Following Big Dreams with a Little Help from Chip Gaines

Following Big Dreams with a Little Help from Chip Gaines

"There is nothing like a dream to create the future." - Victor HugoGot dreams?Opening Clean Slate Goods was a big dream of mine, yet just a couple years ago it seemed very out of reach.That is until I got a message from Chip Gaines.Yeah, the Chip Gaines from Fixer Upper, Magnolia Market, the Silos; author, HGTV personality, contractor, business owner extraordinaire.  Pretty... View more