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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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5 Things to Give: Girlfriend Edition

If you need a gift for your girlfriend, this blog post is perfect for you! I put together a gift guide featuring Canadian small businesses that have products perfect for her birthday or your anniversary. ⁣⁣ Today, I'm featuring Be You Boutique's faux leather earrings, Forest + Fauna's wood home decor and jewelry, Dadirri Naturals' handmade skincare products, Sugar Free Love Jewelry's handmade jewelry and Thoughtfully Handmade's handmade cards! If you're ready to gift thoughtfully, just click!

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5 Things to Give: Father’s Day 2021 Edition

If you need a gift for Father’s Day, this blog post is perfect for you! I put together a gift guide featuring Canadian small businesses that have products perfect for the occasion. ⁣⁣ Today, I’m featuring Chili Boss’ chilli oil, RedBox Pens’ handmade pens, Note Zero Co’s candles, Wabanaki Maple’s maple syrup and Thoughtfully Handmade’s handmade Father’s Day cards! To read this year’s edition, keep scrolling!

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5 Things to Give: Kids’ Birthday Edition

If you need a gift for a kid’s birthday, this blog post is perfect for you! I put together a gift guide featuring Canadian small businesses that have products perfect for children. ⁣⁣ Today, I’m featuring Sarita Baby’s eco-friendly reusables, Say It with Crayons’ crayons, Sugar Sandwich Design’s baby clothes, Sweet Evergray Baby’s custom blankets and Thoughtfully Handmade’s handmade birthday cards!

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