Women Should Carry Pocket Knives.

When I got together with my Dad for Christmas, he handed me a gift that I couldn’t open. I tucked my finger under the fold of the wrapping paper and tugged, but it wouldn’t budge. I pulled and tugged until I remembered that I had my pocket knife on me. “These rural kids and their…

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Owning a Business is like being in a Rock Band.

When we’re kids, we all start out by doing what we love. If we enjoy something, we’re encouraged to do it! It feels like play because it is play, and we can daydream about what this new-found love can do for our lives. In my experience, starting a band and starting a business both felt like this.…

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How I Knew it was Time To Quit My Office Job

Before I owned Berry Patch Creative + Studio, I worked at a small wholesale decor company. When I took the job as a Creative Coordinator & Digital Manager, I had dreams of leading artistic projects, creating a vision for the brand, and leading the brand voice. I ended up doing all these things, but eventually…

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