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Hi! I’m Lisa. This is where I talk about all the things that I don’t on my other sites. You’ll find a mix of family, health, rants, beach pictures and even some writing or WordPress or marketing things (because work is part of life too, right?)

Halloween Costume Making, am I Crazy?

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It looks like we're going to a Halloween party this year, so started the process of costume madness a few weeks ago. When I do costumes, I. do. costumes. This means exhaustive attention to detail and lots of it. It also means making or modding things. I love the process and pulling things together Continue Reading >

When Copy and Paste Isn’t a Business Strategy


All right kiddies, settle down, I’m going to tell you a story. Once upon a time there was a business owner. This business owner had a website and spent lots of time and effort crafting the words she placed there. She spent time and effort because she cared for her business and wanted to make a g Continue Reading >

Abandonment is a Strong Word


This is a bit of a different type of post. It was spurred by an email. Sort of a rant and also a moment where I realized I have let it go and I'm content with my decision. I also learned the other party is still nuturing some negativity. As the image says: Not my circus, not my Continue Reading >

One Reason I’m Burned Out


This morning, first thing, I had a phone call from a client. This client is a hosting only client, we haven’t worked with them in any other capacity. They purchased their site and business from a previous client we used to do development work for, when we created their X-Cart site way back in 2005. Y Continue Reading >

Delta H Con


A few weeks ago, we had a great time at Delta H Con. Nice to be able to go to a con nearby without all the travel headaches. You can think of it as a smaller version of one of the larger comic cons out there. We decided to go on Saturday since there were a few things the kids were interested Continue Reading >