When I started my own business and opened Nothing Past Nine, I was confident that my education, knowledge and determination would make the business side of the equation easy! All I would have to worry about was creating products and taking pretty pictures of them! HA! If only it were that simple. Building a functioning … Continue reading Building a Brand
I wish I could pull off saying, "ya'll" because..... ya'll, I'm so sorry! I haven't kept up with my summer series, and the relaunch is now a week away! While I feel awful for not executing the adage of "under promise and over deliver," there are a couple of silver linings that I'm dubbing Light Bulb Moments. … Continue reading Light Bulb Moments!
Big ideas in the new year are all well and good when you aren't planning a wedding that's happening shortly after! Nothing Past Nine has suffered throughout my wedding planning process, and no more so than in the past few months. I have decided to develop this lapse into an opportunity for growth and change. Many of … Continue reading It’s Happening!
Ay yi yi, friends! It's "late" November already!!! I knew it had been awhile since I was able to post, but had no idea it had been weeks! I've been working on a personal "happiness" challenge with my best friend - and actually been keeping up with it! - but this blog challenge has suffered. … Continue reading What a Whirlwind!
On October 1st, Nothing Past Nine will celebrate its first birthday/anniversary! Hard to believe it's already been that long! I've learned a lot in the past 11+ months, but I know the learning will never end. Each day is an opportunity to grow and develop as an entrepreneur and craftswoman. My current challenge, as my … Continue reading My Personal Struggle with Pricing
I'm branching out, kind readers. Not far, but I'm branching out. In two short months, I will be participating in my first craft fair. The event is at my church so it's a comfortable environment, but I know that this bazaar has a good reputation in the Charlotte area. To me that equates to … Continue reading WANTED: Crafter with Fair Experience
Here's to a new blog. A new look. A new program. A renewed sense of motivation. Let's see what we can create!