The Small Biz Saturday Route Through Dallas

Where will you go for Small Business Saturday? Let me help you route your day:  start at The Pearl Cup to get charged up for the day 1900 Henderson Ave.  |  214-824-9500 next stop The Gypsy Wagon‎ Carley Seale procures a great array of funky fashion & gifts. I can always find something I like there. […]


 I love TOMS! A friend of mine who recently moved to L.A. befriended TOMS shoes artist, Blake Barash, of  BStreet Shoes I just received my first pair from him and they are perfect!   Check out his latest designs on Etsy (a few of my favorites are pictured above). I’m currently dreaming up my next […]

Writing Thank You Notes

Need some help writing those thank you notes you’ve been putting off? Your high school english teacher might have been on to something with that whole “body of a paragraph” thing. But, if you don’t recall that, let me help you with these five steps. { STEP ONE } Greet the Giver You get two vocabulary words today, “salutation” […]

In the Know

People ask all the time where Donald and I find the great things we have at Nest. The answer is usually, “here and there…” to be truthful, who in their right mind gives up those kind of resources? I guess we’ve finally lost our minds (no surprise, really) because we’re letting you behind the scenes […]