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Move Out of Your Comfort Zone

  My son has been telling me that I need to do more craft shows and bazaars. He's always giving me compliments telling me that I have a great personality and that people want to hear what I have to say. I'm being honest with you when I tell you that I'm not a real social person. So it's been hard to grasp that concept. It's not that I don't like people or anything it's just that I consider myself more of a reserved person. When I started my business I had this picture in my mind that I would just make soap and the "talkers" in my family(my son and husband)would be my voice. I felt like I could...

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Crossing the Ocean is Easier Than You Think

  In life I have realized that you can't be shackled to what's comfortable. It may be comforting that you go to the same restaurant every Friday night and order the same Chicken Fried Steak meal. The 20 or so times that you have ordered it in the past have never disappointed you but what are you missing? Are you missing the best tasting Shrimp Scampi the world has ever known? Maybe you're not missing anything at all. That's the beauty of it. Stepping out on a limb and reaching for a different goal can end in overwhelming success or catastrophic failure. This has been the case many times in my soap making. I have made a batch of one...

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