hello 2017

Marian Parsonsmy business story, Running a Business42 Comments

Well, here we are in a new year.  Hello, 2017. As I’m standing here on January 2, looking out over the days ahead, I find myself a little hesitant.  I’m usually ready to plow ahead, but this year is already filled with big things and a lot of unknowns.  This hesitation, thankfully, is balanced with excitement and hopefulness.  The stage … Read More

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five things | antique & vintage art supplies   recent postsfive things | antique & vintage art suppliesOctober 22, 2020diy art | framing old pieces of paperOctober 21, 2020pear platter, prints, & tips on licensing artworkOctober 20, 2020organizing the sewing room closet | plus tipsOctober 19, 2020needlework & crochet | it’s a winter thing…October 15, 2020farmhouse white chair makeoverOctober 14, … Read More

the business brain & the human heart

Marian Parsonsa slice of life, Balance, my business story, Popular, Running a Business103 Comments

Before I get into the thick of it, I have to say that you all overwhelm me so often!  The first installment of the Lucketts Leftover Sale went live today and pieces were selling before I could even get everything live on the site.  So, I’m “listening” to what you’re “saying” and I need to have more things for sale online … Read More

Sarah’s Fireside Room

Marian ParsonsDecorating, decorating dilemmas, Room Makeovers25 Comments

Do you remember Sarah’s wood stove decorating dilemma that I posted about this summer?  Well, I received an update from Sarah on her progress and her plan, so I thought I would share it with you. Here is the inspiration board Sarah sent me… Here’s how the room looked when I shared it back in August… And here is how … Read More


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