just do it.

We are a big sports family, so the famous tagline from Nike gets thrown around quite a bit in our house. It seems to work well in almost any situation, and I catch myself using it with my boys all the time. Make your bed? Homework? Walk the dog? … just do it.  I think it has become my rendition of the “because I told you so” parenting line my generation grew up hearing so often.

So when the opportunity to open my own shop and studio in Mukilteo became a real possibility, I had a big decision to make. Will anyone come? Do I have the time it takes to be successful? Will I love it as much as I think I will? How will my family adjust to me working all the time? Can I do this??? So many questions…so little answers.

Just a couple of sleepless nights. Continue reading