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Giving Tuesday – 5 reasons to give to a charitable cause

all of the feels, giving feels good

Spoiler: because it makes you feel good and because it does A LOT of good! As the owner of a small business, I made it my priority to give back from day one. When you work for yourself as I do, you’re not really working for yourself. You’re working for the customers you serve. For[…]

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Is Beaches Turks and Caicos worth the cost?

beaches turks and caicos review

In this episode I’m talking about the all inclusive resort, Beaches Turks and Caicos. With 9 reasons why Beaches Turks and Caicos is worth the cost and 2 reasons it may not be the vacation of your dreams. Did you know that Mike and I got married at Beaches Turks and Caicos in 2011? It’s[…]

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Leaving Turks and Caicos, a flight take off video

flight take off video turks and caicos

It’s always sad to leave the beautiful islands of Turks and Caicos and the turquoise blue waters that surround them. Did you just leave Turks and Caicos and want to keep it in your memory forever? Turks and Caicos is the reason I started our business and continues to draw us back every so often.[…]

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A travel world map gift you’ll want to keep for yourself

travel map gift holiday world map

Do you have a friend that loves to travel? Or maybe you’re an adventure junkie? If so, you’ll want to check out our budget friendly, ready to ship push pin world travel map. This map is available in several color options. It also includes 100 map pins to track and plan your travels easily. Furthermore,[…]

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What is the history and meaning of Traditional Wedding Anniversary Gifts?

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The tradition of giving a specific gift with each year of marriage has been a part of our society for a long time. It appears to date back to Rome and Medieval Germany, however written documentation on the tradition didn’t start to appear until the 1800s. Which, according to history, makes sense, as that is[…]

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Free “Woman Owned” business sticker

Woman owned shop sticker Pittsburgh PA

A quick personal project to support the women business owners of Pittsburgh. Free option includes 2 color choices and the inclusion of Pittsburgh on one and one with it removed if you are not located in Pittsburgh. Please do not mass produce. This is intended for single print usage only. DOWNLOAD HERE:

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Engraved Stainless Steel Tumblers for weddings, business or personal use

Engraved stainless steel mugs

Laser engraved stainless steel tumblers are a great high end promotional product to give out at corporate events for financial companies, manufacturing business events, and even personal applications, such as birth announcements or wedding party gifts for groomsmen. One thing we know for sure is that this gift, whether it is for a corporate business[…]

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Custom Wood Promotional Pins – Event Promotional Item: Case Study for Bike PGH

Custom wood pins

The cool thing about what I do is I get to work on so many unique requests. As an avid trail cyclist, I recently joined Bike PGH and am thrilled about their WMN BIKE PGH group. So when I had the chance to team up with them to create a unique promotional item for their[…]

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Rustic Wedding Decor: Cake toppers, wood confetti and custom wood favors

Rustic wedding decor ideas

Wedding cake toppers can make a statement about your love, your life and who you are. As a map obsessed graphic designer, a favorite cake topper of mine is the state cake topper to show off your home town pride. This Texas cake topper is a great example of how a simple design can add[…]

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WPX Hosting: Best WordPress Hosting Service for Small Business!

WPX Hosting Video Review

WPX Hosting is hands down the best hosting provider for WordPress websites and online businesses. As a small business owner and operator of a personalized and handmade gifts shop my focus is on anniversaries, weddings and travel. With the WPX Hosting service I have been able to build my business efficiently and create a safe[…]