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New Years Resolutions: Refresh your life with small goals

new year, new you

*Featured photo map design by Jess Wilkeson. A City Map of New Orleans. – Also available custom.  We all have those things we want to quit, start doing or get better at. But if you’re anything like me, you dislike the idea of “New Years Resolutions”. Perhaps you made some in the past and didn’t[…]

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Winter anniversary gift ideas

winter anniversary gift ideas

We love anniversaries around here and winter anniversaries are some of my favorites. I actually (secretly) wish we had a winter wedding. Although I wouldn’t change our beach wedding for the world. Winter weddings have a romantic warmth about them. I think deep reds and soft whites. Snow and warm fires. A beautiful woodland scene[…]

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Top 7 fall anniversary date ideas

7 Fall anniversary date ideas

Did you know that October is the second most popular month to get married? And for good reason, it’s one of the most beautiful times of year. The lucky couples celebrating their fall wedding anniversaries can use this time of year to their advantage with cozy sweaters, warm blankets, bonfires, hot cocoa and beautiful outdoor[…]

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6 ways to prevent burnout and maintain your well-being as an entrepreneur

6 ways to prevent burnout

As many small business owners do, I wear many hats. In my personalized gifts business, I am the creative designer of every order we receive. I am also the laser engraving expert, printer, the IT person for all things systems related, marketing, web designer & image specialist, blogger & social media writer, research & development,[…]

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By placing an order with us, you’re helping animals in need!

If you can't help them, at least don't hurt them

It’s important for us to share how much we care for animals. Everyone has or should have a cause that they are deeply invested in, whether it’s for advocacy, donations, volunteering or assisting in any way you can. For us, it is the care and well-being of animals. We love dogs and the unconditional love[…]

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Leather Anniversary Gift For Him

music is what feelings sound like

A leather anniversary gift can be as unique as you are. Gifts for him are hard to come by, especially when you’re looking for something sentimental and not too mushy, amiright? “Music is what feelings sound like” Share your love of music and desire for cool home decor with a leather engraved sheet music print[…]

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The importance of wedding anniversary celebrations

congratulations on your wedding anniversary

6 years ago Mike and I eloped on the beach of Providenciales, Turks and Caicos. He was wearing shorts and I a short knee length wedding dress. Only 3 people witnessed our wedding: Mike’s best friend, who was also accompanied by his wife and daughter, who was 7 at the time. She was miserable that[…]

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DIY: Mount and frame your push pin map with double sided adhesive

do it your self frame a push pin map

Mounting and framing a push pin world map with double sided adhesive You may be wondering, how do you use pins on a paper or cotton map print and what is the best framing option? You’ve come to the right place, it’s really easy and below you will find a step by step instruction as[…]

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Free digital download: Card & Wall Art

you mean the world to me

In honor of celebrating our 4th year in business designing the best cotton anniversary gifts, leather anniversary gifts, keepsake maps and more! We decided we wanted to do something a little special to thank our customers. Most orders we ship out this year will now include an actual “you mean the world to me” printed[…]

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Get Fit: 5 reasons to start cycling

Things we're trying: cylcing

As spring rolled around, I was getting antsy to get on my bike. Now that it’s nearly summer, you’ll find me spending a great deal of time on my bike. I started cycling as a form of stress relief 2 years ago. As a small business owner and operator, it can be really overwhelming to[…]