Starting A Business – My Story

Marian ParsonsMiscellaneus, my business story, Running a Business99 Comments

When I put up my “Ask Miss Mustard Seed” post a few weeks ago, I received tons of questions about starting and running your own business.  The time has come for me to answer those questions, share my own experience, give some practical advice, and highlight some resources.  Welcome to my new Workshop Series, Starting and Running Your Own Business, brought to … Read More

Lucketts Day Two

Marian ParsonsMiscellaneus, my business story, Running a Business28 Comments

Well, the main story on day two of Lucketts was rain.  Major bummer. My feet were wet from 8:00 am until about 9 pm and I had some seriously pruney toes.  My dad was an Airborne Ranger, so he was a real trooper and kept a smile through it all (except when he was nodding off from exhaustion!)  It was … Read More

Where it all began

Marian ParsonsMiscellaneus, my business story, Running a Business18 Comments

So, who is Miss Mustard Seed?  I was one of those girls who would arrange and rearrange the furniture in my doll house. I liked vacuum marks in the carpet and a smooth bedspread with fluffed pillows when I was only in 6th grade. As an adult I discovered Country Living, Country Home, and Better Homes & Gardens. I would … Read More