Selling on Etsy Full Time: Our Story

Selling full time on Etsy and supporting a family of six with a handmade business

I love having the opportunity to tell our story of how selling on Etsy full time has supported the six of us for the past 2 1/2 years. We work hard with sometimes weird hours, and we live on a modest income, but we are so grateful for the more connected and contented way of life that […]

Zipper Organization and Storage

zipper organization and storage for handmade business

Devising a method for zipper organization and storage can save time and reduce frustration when your handmade business involves sewing! In the Beginning When I first started making cash envelope wallets, I only bought the basics in zippers–black, white, cream, and navy. But I soon realized how much fun my customers (and I!) were missing […]

Giveaway: Live like no one else!

live like no one else necklace and envelope system wallet

I’ve been so excited to share this giveaway with you! When I agreed to contribute a Divide-It Wallet this week for a “favorite things” series by my friends Kristin & Kendra at As You Wish Design, they offered a necklace for one of my readers to win. I mentioned that it would probably go over big […]

Amazon Universal Wish List Tutorial

Amazon Universal Wish List Tutorial

The Amazon Wish List has been around for a long time, but did you know there’s a way to add items from any website to your wish lists? It’s called the Amazon Universal Wish List, and it’s super easy to use. All you have to do is drag the button from this Amazon page to […]

My Favorite No-Cost Budgeting Resources

My Fav orite Budget-Related Resources | A Time for Everything

I thought it might be advantageous to keep a list of my favorite free budgeting resources–apps, printables, calculators, reference information, etc. So I will start it in this post and eventually create a separate page with a running list that I’ll update periodically. For Reference The Seven Baby Steps | Dave Ramsey Dave Guide to […]