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After a Purchase, Where Does Your Money Go?

Have you ever seen an item sold by an artisan and thought, “That’s so expensive! I can get this for less at Walmart!”? As a small shop owner and cardmaker, I hear this all too often. I’m writing this blog post to explain why handmade goods are often more expensive than similar items from big box stores. How? Well, I’m breaking down where your money goes after you buy one of my cards.

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7 Steps to Schedule Social Media

Today, I’m sharing how I schedule all of my social media posts for the week. This includes 1 Facebook post, 2 Instagram posts and 5-ish Pinterest pins a day! I’m sharing how I plan and prep, take and edit photos, the scheduling software I use, and how I work with my social media intern. If you’re interested in learning about my process, keep scrolling!

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5 Things to Give: Girl Boss Edition

If you need a gift for a girl boss, this blog post is perfect for you! I put together a gift guide earlier featuring Canadian small businesses that have products perfect for women entrepreneurs and busy leaders. ⁣⁣ Today, I'm featuring Books & Nooks' books and book accessories, The Flax PAC's heat packs, Teal Tiger Creations' jewellery and metal bookmarks, That Gurl Images' custom mugs and Thoughtfully Handmade's handmade birthday cards! Scroll down to read!

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