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It's been a bang up year!

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It's been a bang up year!

2016 has been eventful. While political storms raged, and the passing of many legendary cultural figures had us questioning the passage of time for us all, we've been studying and working hard to grow our Bookery Boutique business over the past year.  Learning the ropes of product design, sourcing, website building (then starting over and rebuilding), marketing, diversifying, and much more has been wonderful and overwhelming (wonderfully overwhelming). But we've learned a lot and hope to make our products and service even better in 2017!   Thank you to our wonderful customers, and may 2017 bring you joy, health, and many wonderful...

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Juggling, Breathing, and a Bit on Managing it All

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Juggling, Breathing, and a Bit on Managing it All

I’m a working mom. I have to hustle to manage all the many projects and happenings for our family of 5. Like all busy parents, it seems like I will never get it all done!   More importantly, I have to keep the house from blowing up (literally and figuratively). A bit of what I do: manage work projects research new projects spend quality time with the kids social media posts for the business website work house clean (clearly, not a favorite) walk the dogs, cuddle the dogs cook dinner plan logistics and transportation for 9 after school activities answer work...

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