Monday, July 27, 2015

This Week's Featured Blog Posts from Blogging Business Artisans

This past week, Blogging Business Artisans members blogged about a day trip and weekend vacation, inkjet-printing for paper crafts, the Jewish Day of Rejoicing called Tu B’Av, needlework projects, Pantone’s official color for 2015, a summer floral show, product photography, and cats.

In Day Trip to Gelderland, Duni of Peridot by Duni crosses the border between Germany and the Netherlands to spend a day in picturesque Gelderland.


Edi of Memories for Life shares photos from her six-hour-plus trip, driven alone, to Branson, Missouri in Branson Vacation.




Linda B. of Linor Store Jewelry introduces her readers to Tu B’Av, 15th of Av, the Jewish day of rejoicing.


Linda P. of Pruitt Supply describes the needlework projects sitting on her ironing board in Life Lately.


Paige of The Room Kit describes her love affair with marsala, Pantone’s official color for 2015, in Marsala in Summer.


In summer floral show at the Mitchell Park Domes, Rose of randomcreative photographs the beautiful flowers and art works on display at this Milwaukee conservatory.


Sarah L. of A Cat-Like Curiosity asks readers to help her select one of 14 different backgrounds for her product photos in Facts on Friday. Can you help her out?


While Sharla of Beaded Tail‘s cat, Angel, watches Birdie TV, her other cat, Isabella, is distracted by a bag of beads in Birdies, Bags or Whatever.


If you enjoyed these posts, be sure to return to Blogging Business Artisans next week for another round of posts!

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Thursday, July 23, 2015

Functional, Attractive Gifts for Yourself & Others

This week Blogging Business Artisans focused on attractive, functional products you can use as wedding gifts, in your living room, at the office, in your kitchen, and during your travels. Present your groomsmen with a Personalized Anchor Flask, accent your old sofa with a set of new Cushion Covers, and keep your Web passwords secure with a mini Password Book. Give your hostess a gift she’ll love, an Oven Mitt, and banish drink condensation rings from your furniture forever with a set of Crochet Apple Coasters. When you travel, keep all of your essential oils or cosmetics organized with an Essential Oil Traveling Bag.

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Monday, July 20, 2015

This Week's Featured Blog Posts from Blogging Business Artisans Members

This past week, Blogging Business Artisans members blogged about setting up your own Web store, air boating, painting a cow, enjoying a live band in Wisconsin, dealing with the aftermath of a father’s sudden death, dreaming up a vacation to Denmark, building a children’s playhouse and garden, time management, a cat’s point of view, and the history behind the Hebrew Day of Mourning. These entertaining, touching, and informative posts make this a week to remember; make sure you visit and comment!

In My Tips and Tricks for Setting Up Your Own Webstore, Sarah L. of A Cat-Like Curiosity explains the steps you need to follow to add your Etsy listings to a WooCommerce store on your Web site.


Edi of Memories for Life describes the air boat adventure she enjoyed with friends and family in A Day on the River.


Paige of The Room Kit and her friends all painted their version of Betsy Cow in Welcome Home, Betsy!


Rose of randomcreative provide a snapshot (literally) of a live band experience in I’m Not a Pilot at Regner Park.


In I Am not an Orchid, Natasha of Stalking the Wild Snark honors her father’s memory by describing how he raised her to be strong enough to deal with the challenges that resulted when he passed away unexpectedly.


LeAnn of Pasque Flower Creations describes her Danish heritage and her desire to vacation in Denmark one day in BBA Challenge – July 2015 – Vacation.


In Kids Garden and Playhouse, Jenny of The Painted Menagerie shares another great home project for her children.


Judy of Mister PenQuin points out that getting more done every day is tied in with Setting realistic expectations for time management.

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In Finally Friday, Sharla of Beaded Tail’s cat, Angel, enjoys a window seat and much more moderate temperatures than “a couple weeks of the hots.”


Linda B. of Linor Store Jewelry provides an interesting historical explanation about the upcoming Hebrew Day of Mourning, in Tisha B’Av, Ninth of Av.


If you enjoyed these posts, be sure to return to Blogging Business Artisans next week for another round of posts!

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