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Happy New Year 2021!

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Happy New Year 2021!

As the year comes to a close people tend to reflect and get melancholy about love and loss.  I guess I’m the same with respect to all of that.  I reflect, beat up on myself, mourn the losses of friends and people that have crossed my path so intently that I have scars where our stars crossed so deeply.  I sometimes have encounters with people that overwhelm me.  I don’t struggle to remember every detail when I recall our conversations months and years later.  Our stars collided for a short time but they were important and I’m honored to remember them.  I guess all of...

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Who Knew? My Best uses for Vinegar

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I recently discovered there was a National Vinegar Day (Nov 1).  I was super surprised and now I know they have a day for EVERYTHING!   It got me thinking,  How many uses do I have in my everyday life?  I realized I it is used in my household daily.  

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Anniversary

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Anniversary

I didn't have a "Grand Opening" for my brick and mortar store.  In fact I was so surprised to make it through a pandemic I didn't even have an anniversary sale.   I slogged through and grew the business to this point.  I certainly look forward to the next chapter at Sugared Mango and all the new ideas and products on the drawing board!   This year some items were retired, some are new and some are still being worked on.  Like Black Geranium which will be retired for a bit.  A few items are coming out of retirement for the Holidays like Zanzibar soap...

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What I am doing during this unprecedented event...

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Read about how you can get soap during this crisis.

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Iphone Notifications? Yeah...been there...

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So they say, write about what you know.  Well these days of being self-employed and running into the red at every turn, I don't know a lot about anything!  I guess what  I do know, is that this whole, quit your day job thing, was not very well planned out.  But, I am still very glad I did it.   But, the motivation, the grind to get yourself going sooner and with Gusto?  Yeah, it's all fun until the banks accounts run negative.   Which brings me to the email scrolling...  Yeah, shiny object syndrome here.  But, this IS a BLOG right? ...

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