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4 Romantic ways to celebrate your anniversary

Every anniversary is worth celebrating. I’ve always been a hopeless romantic, and I love it when people express their love and commitment in profound ways. And no, I’m not talking about writing words in the sky or a surprise trip to Paris, but — ahem — I wouldn’t mind either. =) In reality though, it’s[…]

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Motivation Monday on Happiness

Have I told you that I am obsessed with the magazine Success? You should check it out. I highly recommend it. (And no, I don’t get paid for you clicking through- I’m that obsessed!) It now only ships in print version quarterly, which is kind of a bummer, but gives more time to pour over[…]

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Giving Tuesday – 5 reasons to give to a charitable cause

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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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Leaving Turks and Caicos, a flight take off video

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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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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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WPX Hosting: Best WordPress Hosting Service for Small Business!

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[…]

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Anniversary Gifts – Designed and Handmade with love

From our love story to yours. Our business started when Mike and I were celebrating our 2nd wedding anniversary. I designed a map of the location we married (Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort and Spa) and printed it on cotton material to give as my cotton anniversary gift. Before even giving him the gift, I[…]

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Get to know Jessica

If you know me, I can seem like I am all business all of the time. I find it rare to have time to relax or just be normal. However, in the past 6 months, things started to change. With the help of my husband and part-timer, Jordan, I have been given some breathing room[…]

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Personalized gifts: A Husband and Wife Team in Pittsburgh PA

Post updated on 7.22.17 September 5th, 2014 At 6:00PM EST, Mike Wilkeson, my husband and best friend, and the reason I started this business, will be joining Jessica Wilkeson Design Studio full time as the CFO and Business Manager.