Four Years as a Self Employed Designer


Today is pretty dang special to me. December 1 is my self employed anniversary; I’m overjoyed to share I’ve been running this business full time, and our bills have been paid, for four solid years. Four years. It still feels so fresh – coming off of maternity leave with Phil, going in to the office […]

Easy Halloween Costumes That Don’t Look Like You Are

Easy Halloween Costumes That Don't Look Like You Are - Hearts and Laserbeams

We’re coming down the home stretch, folks. Halloween is 10 days away – do you have a costume!?!? Don’t get desparate – I’m totally here to help you with some ideas for easy Halloween costumes that don’t look like you are. Easy. You know what I mean. Skimpy costumes have never been my thing – […]

3 Tips for Easy Cleaning

3 Tips for Easy Cleaning - Hearts and Laserbeams

Today’s guest post comes from Madoline Hatter, who’s got some great tips for easy cleaning. Enjoy! (Wanna get in on the guest blogging game? Check out our guest blog posts guidelines and submit something already!) When you are running ragged with a thousand things to do the last thing you want to do is clean house. However, […]

Grab Some Advertising Before We Head to Type-A!


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