Wednesday, September 22, 2010

A Busy Bee...with Renewed Strength





I have been a BUSY BEE for the past several weeks.

Here's why... 

Recently, I started participating as a vendor in women's and church conferences, art festivals, showcases and craft shows.  And (to God be the glory!) my products have been flying off the shelves and this has kept me busy.  I have no complaints becuase this is what every small, craft, business owner wants:  to be in demand, for someone to be as much in love with their creations as they are and for their products to sell like crazy.  I'm excited beyond words and my craft room is a witness to all of the products that have been made in the last 24 hours.  I've mixed, wicked, poured, labeled and boxed my candles; cut, scored, glued, taped and packaged my "little bitty" Positive Notes; and I've wired, printed, labeled and cinched my journals.  As a result, I've officially given myself the title "Busy Bee".  This weekend won't be any different than the others.  I'll have all of my goods setup at a church conference to spread the Gospel.  And what cute little gifts they make.   


 Here's a small gift that contains BIG words.
Hope this encourages you!



This one "lifted" me the other day.  Just as I was about to box this candle I took a look at the printed scripture.  These words were like food to my soul and very good for my spiritual appetite.   This gave me, the BUSY BEE, strength.



"Mount Up" candle
It reads:  Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall: But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.
Isaiah 40:30, 31 kjv



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The Busy Bee hopped around today...  :o)
Wednesday...     iFellowship 
Thursday... The Two Savvy Sisters  Photobucket



17 comments:

  1. The Soul Mom (Dyani Marvel) is hopping on through from the WW blog hop. Following you and hope you'll hop on by and follow me too!

    www.thesoulmom.com

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  2. This is such a clever idea. I am always so amazed at what other women are coming up with. And I agree that they would make wonderful gifts no wonder you are having such great success.

    Visiting from SITS

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  3. Cute blog and great craft ideas, now I just wish I were crafty! : )

    New follower from Talkative Thursday! Hope you can stop by my blog and follow back!
    http://chalkboardstostrollers.blogspot.com/

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  4. Great craft ideas!
    I'm a new follower from Thirsty Thursday Blog Hop. I hope you will return the favor and join Day by Day Savings. Thanks.

    www.daybydaysavings.blogspot.com

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  5. As a woman starting her own new handcrafted card business, you are such an inspiration for me! I so needed to know that it can be done and successful!!! I look forward to following your blog and your success! Following from Talkative Thursday!

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  6. Oh i just love your blog and your ideas! I am your newest follower from the hop!

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  7. I can see why your things are flying off the shelves, you do great crafting work. Hello! I'm your newest follower from the Friday blog hop and would for you to come visit and follow me too. You can't have too many blogging buddies I always say. Now let me go see if you have an esty store.

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  8. Hi! I'm stopping by from New Friend Fridays! What a great blog you have...and I love your creations! Have a great weekend. :)

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    www.mycrazyjoy.blogspot.com

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  9. Happy Friday and Welcome, welcome, welcome to all of the new followers. Thanks everyone for your lovely comments. As you can see from my blog I love what I do. I look forward to visiting and following your blogs as well. Have a GREAT weekend! :o)

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  10. Hey Love, this is Mr. Smitherman...
    Continue to push and press until you get your break through!!!
    You are doing a wonderful job, keep up the Great Work.

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  11. New follower from Pink Dandy's Chatter Sunday blog hop, hope you'll stop by and follow back, thanks!

    http://bethscoupondeals.blogspot.com/

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  12. Hi! I'm your newest follower from the blog hop :) Good to meet fellow bloggy believers :)

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  13. Hi! I'm following from the welcome wednesday blog hop! http://embellishinglifeeveryday.blogspot.com

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  14. That is so cute! I love the verse on the front as well!

    Thanks so much for linking up to Free for All!

    Hannah @ http://youngancrafty.blogspot.com/

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  15. Hi Hannah! Thanks a lot...glad you like. :o) Be sure to check out the Saturday giveaway. You could be the winner. :o)

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