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Know a blogger that should have made one of those fancy “Top SomethingOrAnother” lists a long time ago? Check out The REAL 100 and submit your nominations! The last few days have been rough. Scratch that. Make that the last week. My work is winding down. I’m putting finishing touches on about five websites and […]

Family, Motherhood, Random Things, Work at Home Mom

September 25, 2012

Which Plate Will Drop?

I think this might be the most highly anticipated part of this little series I’ve put together. Most of you were interested in the why I started a business post and several of you messaged me with thanks for posting more about the legal aspects of being a business owner. But for the most part, this […]

Family, Random Things, Uncategorized, Work at Home Mom

August 29, 2012

Starting a Business: How to Find Clients & Build Your Portfolio

I was completely blown away by the response that I received after my post last week on starting your own design business. I knew that there were many of you who were interested in getting started, but I had no IDEA that I’d receive the feedback that I did. I had comments, Facebook messages and emails […]

Family, Random Things, Uncategorized, Work at Home Mom

August 20, 2012

Essential Steps Toward Becoming a Business Owner

One of the most frequently received emails that comes through my inbox is, “How do I start a Design Business?“. In the last month alone I’ve gotten fourteen letters from different people regarding starting a business. I replied to one or two of them individually, but as the emails just kept coming, I decided that a […]

Business, Family, Random Things, Uncategorized, Work at Home Mom

August 14, 2012

So, You Want to Start a Design Business?

How to Start a Design Business

I feel like everything on my blog lately is the same: confessions about my lack of time to do much of anything… expressions of how utterly exhausted I am most days… excitement for all of the things that I want to do… and happiness over the design waiting list that continues to grow. Let me emphasize […]

Family, Lifestyle, Random Things, Work at Home Mom

March 21, 2012


{ONE} I started house hunting this weekend. We still have no clue where we are going to move, but the idea of getting out of here and being in my own home again was a relief. It took a little bit of the tension off of my shoulders and I allowed myself to get sucked […]

Random Things, Uncategorized

September 13, 2010

Miscellany Monday & Grand Opening Giveaway!

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Courtney Kirkland is a Southeast Alabama Writer & Designer. Since 2008, Courtney has passionately provided beautiful, intentional design to small businesses & bloggers and encouraged thousands to walk in a rich faith in any situation.

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