Small Business Spotlight: Sweet Sprig

The first time I came across Sweet Sprig I couldn’t get over how beautiful the products were. Soon after, I realized that all of the products were handmade using only plant-based ingredients from one extremely skilled individual. Leah is a true talent and makes the most beautiful bars of soap I have ever seen, asContinue reading “Small Business Spotlight: Sweet Sprig”

Small Business Spotlight: Grounded Matters

My skin and hair are two things that I make sure I take care of, so this next company was right up my ally with their products and their mission. Their chapstick is my favorite product, it’s seriously SO amazing! Grounded Matters is a sustainable skin and hair product company located in Albany, NY. ItContinue reading “Small Business Spotlight: Grounded Matters”

Small Business Spotlight: JoyBox USA

Who doesn’t love getting a gift from someone because of a milestone, new endeavor, because someone was thinking of you, or just because? I know I do! This next small business was created by a woman who’s initial goal was to help small businesses and support front line workers through fundraising. Now, it’s a companyContinue reading “Small Business Spotlight: JoyBox USA”

Small Business Spotlight: Casale Gals

When you find good quality apparel with fun and trendy designs, and it is also a local small business, I’ll call that a win. This next company was created by two sisters and their mother as a fun creative outlet and has quickly grown into a popular apparel company within the Capital Region. From localContinue reading “Small Business Spotlight: Casale Gals”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Katie Jacoby

I don’t have kids of my own, but when I go shopping for my nieces and nephews its never a good sign for my wallet. I am also aware that when you have kids, the amount of items you receive for your children exceeds your storage space in your home. This is why I tryContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Katie Jacoby”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Kelly Mitchell

Yoga has become so versatile within this last decade. Now you can do regular yoga, hot yoga, yoga with goats, cat yoga, yoga on the beach, the list goes on and on. They have a yoga class for everyone these days! This next Girl Boss opened a friendly, funky and fresh yoga space in Bellmore,Continue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Kelly Mitchell”

The Everyday Girl Bosses: Ashley & Faye

Who doesn’t love cookies? Especially cookies that are giant, creatively stuffed with your favorite sweets and candies, and shareable (or not). Whether it’s a bougie ingredient, local products, or over the top mix ins, if they can stuff it in a cookie, you bet they will.  These next girl bosses are friends, moms, and serialContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Bosses: Ashley & Faye”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Katie Shaw

A hairdresser is a girls best friend. She’s someone who fixes you up and listens to your problems, all while making you feel like your best self. They’re super talented, extremely hardworking and very dedicated professionals. Like most, their professions and livelihoods were affected by the pandemic, forcing them to come up with creative waysContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Katie Shaw”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Jenn Fasano

A few months after the launch of my blog, I found interest in learning more about other women and their self-made businesses. I’m a firm believer that it’s not your product or service that people are buying into (although, it’s a major factor), but what gets people really hooked is the story or face behindContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Jenn Fasano”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Alexandra Fasulo

At some point in your life you probably had a job you hated and wished you could just quit. If you’re like me, you never quit that job because you needed money and didn’t have a backup plan. This next Girl Boss pulled the trigger, quit that job and now lives the life she alwaysContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Alexandra Fasulo”