Productivity and Creativity Can Peacefully Coexist

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Productivity Meets Creativity For the past 10 years or so I’ve had a healthy interest in productivity and organizing systems. I’ve gone through phases where I’ve obsessed over finding the “perfect” planner. I’ve fallen down a “Getting Things Done” rabbit hole, and followed housekeeping blogs that promised to help me finally get our chaotic home […]

Creativity is My Purpose

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“The Connections We Make” by Vivian Liebenson Cuppa Creativity has been around for a while. Since 2013. It was a blog, an art studio, a Facebook page – alternately and at the same time sometimes. But it only became a business in April 2020. I had been laid off from a software company after 15 […]

Starting a Small Business During a Global Pandemic

Grand Opening Cartoon - Hooray I Run My Own Business

  Who starts a small business in the middle of a global pandemic? Ahem! Um, well… I did. Anyone who knows me probably wouldn’t consider me a risk-taker. I stayed at my last job for 15 years before finally being laid off. I ask everyone around me for advice before making the smallest move – […]