November was my biggest month ever! Kinda nice given my fair that month FLOPPED. I have hopes that by next year November/December will be absolutely hopping for me as I continue to expand my offerings and improve SEO. Etsy My goal was 10-15 sales and $100-500 in revenue (how's that for a range?). Here are… Continue reading November Goals (and whether I met them) and what I hope December has in store.
Guys, October was a bummer. I talked about how to survive a slow craft show but Etsy was crickets as well, so I'm glad it's over and that America is getting the political shenanigans out of the way today (election years are poop for many retail stores, because no one wants to spend money). Hopefully tomorrow people… Continue reading How October Was and How I Hope November Will Be.
So now that most of my big purchases are made, I want to start thinking about making some sort of actual revenue. It won't happen this year, I've spent too much, but perhaps next year. To that end, I've been trying to streamline what I do: I've got my etsy shop, my amazon handmade shop… Continue reading Goals: September 2016 Edition
This is timely, because yesterday I was looking around at our amazing new house and thinking "what am I doing to help pay for this"? That's silly, of course, we wouldn't be where we are without me pulling my weight, but I have always felt just a bit off when I didn't have a regular… Continue reading How I Did: August 2016 Edition
I'm ... excited about this month. I've been working extremely hard on all my selling platforms, I'm seeing results ... Christmas may actually be really profitable. And Christmas starts now, in case you were wondering. The receiving rooms of stores across the country are packed to the brim with new products, online retailers are getting… Continue reading August Goals: 2016 Edition