Food for thought


I thought I’d share some of my favorites photos of things I ate this summer. It’s making me hungry just flipping through these photos *drool*. My favorite photo of the bunch is: This squid ink pasta was what I ordered at Thomas Hill Organics after an afternoon of wine tasting in Paso Robles, CA with the […]

Meet Ophelia

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I’ve mentioned plenty of times before about my love for bargain hunting, but I seem to be going through a furniture phase since I rescued the orange desk from my neighbors curb.  While my husband was enjoying the Monterey Beer Festival with some friends, I was out on a mission.  I didn’t know exactly what that mission […]

DIY Cake Pedestals


It’s been awhile since I posted a craft related entry. It’s not because I haven’t been working on little projects. It’s because I work on too many projects while trying to balance being a SAHM and managing my boutique. Oh, and I’m planning my daughter’s first birthday and my husband and I are renewing our […]

Kelly Krocker Kreates


Check out my interview with Kelly of Kelly Krocker Kreates. She makes the most adorable custom paper party items and hair accessories.Hi Kelly! Can you tell my readers a little bit about yourself & your shop?My name is Kelly and my etsy shop, Kelly Krocker Kreates has been opened for 11 months. I can’t even […]

Loves You Stationery Co.


Meet Jenn! A military wife, Etsy shop owner, and one crafty lady. You’ll have to check out her shop, Loves You Stationery Co, to find awesome paper products created by Jenn. She’s even offering a discount for the readers of CCM (you can find the code at the end of the feature). Tell us a little […]

Honey Bee Hollistics


Melissa from Honey Bee Hollistics is a nature loving, super successful shop owner and SAHM based out of the Seattle area (oh how I miss living there). She’s so down to Earth, friendly, and honest. Check out my interview with her.Hey Melissa! Can you tell us a little bit about yourself?I am a First time […]

Household Words


Mandie is a one very creative lady and her shop is loaded with inspirational, fun, and absolutely perfect wall decals. Check out CCM’s interview with this successful Etsy shop owner. Hi Mandie! Can you tell us a little bit about yourself and your shop? We make Removable Wall Decals, Chalkboard Vinyl, Wall Lettering, Nursery Trees […]

Crunchy Family Rising


Crystal from Crunchy Family Rising was so kind to sit down and answer a few questions for CCM. This mom is a woman after my own heart (loves all natural items). Find out more about her and her shop Tell us a little bit about yourself and your shop.I am a work-at-home, waldorf-inspired homeschooling, “crunchy” […]