Too Cute Tuesday: Book Binding

At Too Cute Tuesday, we like to do random stuff that we kind of stink at. But on a rare occasion, we actually like to draw on the talent of our members.Sarah has taken a book binding class and for years I’ve obsessively bought pretty blank notebooks. But why...

Online Fundraising Follow-up

You may remember about a month ago I wrote about my friend Susan’s relatives that were going through a hard time financially. I asked:Is there a site that someone in need could turn to online to help in this desperate situation? And to...

Spend $20 On June 20 For Your Local Economy

We all know buying local keeps money locally and helps local businesses but how often do you think about your purchases?Spend $20 on June 20 is a concept to raise awareness of what we can do in our own local economies. Our local Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce has been...

How I Get Clients

Craig at BudgetPulse left a thoughtful comment on my blog a couple weeks ago that I've been meaning to write about: "How do you go about reaching new clients and trying to pitch them for consulting help.  What specific activities do you do...