Thursday, August 8, 2013

Ramp Up Your Holiday Sales - Week 2

The beginning of the week started out great. I was beginning to think that I would easily reach this week's goal, but that is not the case it seems.

Although I am suppose to be repeating my personal affirmation each day, I have gotten very distracted over the past few days. I could say, I am feeling down, but that would not be the truth.

The truth is that I have something bigger on my mind than selling my jewelry. What you may ask? Well I am hosting my son's fifth birthday party on Saturday. And I have been so consumed with making sure this goes off without a hitch, that I have not spent a lot of time working on my jewelry and sales.

The part of my mind that is all about the business is disappointed that I have not spent my time doing the positive thinking I need to. But the Mom in me is frankly more concerned with my son's happiness, and you had better believe that Mom rules in this case.

So I am looking at it this way. He only turns five once. And I have the next four months to work on building more into my sales. But I will never get his fifth birthday party back again.  I am going to finish worrying about all the little details for his party: getting the rig set up to sift for gemstones, setting up the piƱata, cleaning the house, making refreshments, and all the other small details. I will give him a wonderful fifth birthday party with his friends, then I will clean the house back up after the party.

And next week. I will get back on the task of working on my sales.

Here is a quick pic of the cookies I made tonight for his guests. (Fossil Cookies)


  1. Your son is so lucky to have a Mom like you! Family comes first. And those cookies are waaaaay too much fun! Happy birthday to your son!

  2. Eluna, you are SO right in your prospectives. LOVE those cookies and they will be a Giant hit.
    Have fun with your son, friends and family.

  3. Lucky guy! I am proud of you for putting family first! Have fun and Happy Birthday to him!



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