Working with influencers ; the good, the bad, and the straight up thievery

Hey small shop owner, this one's for you. If you've been at the handmade hustle for a little while now, then you've likely been reached out to by a few "influencers" offering amazing exposure for your brand in exchange for product and a little cash. Using influencers to market your products can be a great [...]

My top 3 must have apps for Instagram

Gone are the days of posting photos on the fly. If you're using Instagram for business then you should be putting a considerable amount of thought into your posting strategy. Instagram is an amazing tool for brands and bloggers, but it is highly competitive, with somewhere around 90 million active monthly users. This means amazing [...]

5 things I wish I knew when I started my business

Almost 3 years ago I started sewing sloppy baby beanies and posting grainy pictures onto my poorly planned out Instagram account. I didn't have a clue what I was doing but the orders were rolling in. I was ignorance on fire! Despite my naivete, I was able to build a thriving and sustainable business. I [...]

The Birth Poster; I think I’m in love.

From the moment I saw The Birth Posters floating around Instagram, I knew I needed them. The clean black and white design spoke directly to my modern, minimalist heart. Adding in the sentimental details of my little ones birth details made them the perfect pieces of art for my girls rooms. The birth poster was [...]

My Sassy Little Threenager

I try not to complain about Quinns toddler-esk behaviour as I know she's actually a pretty mild mannered kid. She doesn't hit or bite, or throw herself to the floor kicking and screaming like the horror stories I've heard from my friends. She doesn't fit the mould of the troublesome toddler, and for that, I [...]

Coco Nest : Review of the multi use cover. 

It's no secret that I love supporting and promoting family run businesses. As a small shop owner myself, I understand the heart, hustle and long hours that go into nurturing a business while raising young kids. What's even better is when that business has an amazing product, uses eco-friendly materials and gives back to charity. [...]

How to achieve a minimalist style in your home

If you follow me on instagram then you're probably aware I have a love (ahem, obsession) for clean, minimalist decor. Clean surfaces, minimal clutter, white furniture.. ahh it sounds amazing, doesn't it? It wasn't always this way, and I don't claim to be an expert in the matter now. In fact, it's a constant work in [...]