Cleveland cops caught having a snowball fight while on duty

Cleveland cops caught having a snowball fight while on duty

Anyone that knows me or has any online interaction with me knows that I’m not fan of general police conduct. There are countless incidents where police have overstepped their bounds, killed family pets, beaten innocent people, killed suspects before they’ve had their day in court and have smashed cameras, confiscated cameras or arrested those filming … Continue reading

Police brutality or bad parenting?

Police brutality or bad parenting?

Just came across this video in my Facebook news feed and just wanted to share my thoughts on this. You can find the video and article I’m, referring to >>>here<<< Now, I normally agree with the sentiment behind this kind of article, but on this one, not so much. All of the commentors claiming racism … Continue reading

Frauds & Favorites:  Multi-Strand Leather Charm Bracelets

Frauds & Favorites: Multi-Strand Leather Charm Bracelets

Welcome to the first edition of Frauds & Favorites, our attempt to help clean-up the Etsy marketplace.  Each week we’ll post a list of Etsy shops that we believe to be frauds – sellers who are misrepresenting their items as handmade – and encourage all our visitors to report these shops to Etsy.  At the … Continue reading

Beginning of the end for Etsy?

Beginning of the end for Etsy?

I joined the Etsy community back in 2008.  Even at that time I felt like I was a little late to the party.  It’s hard for me to believe that my shop has been around for five years now and how much the marketplace has changed over the years (take action to protect the Etsy … Continue reading

Treasured: While Going to the Dogs…

We were recently included in this GREAT, dark treasury on Etsy, created by Paula Mattson.   Paula is a unique mixed-media/watercolor artist from Chicago who must have a great eye to the darker side of life. ‘While Going to the Dogs Here in Dogtown’ by paulamattson Inspiration is Harry Chapin’s song,” Dogtown” off the Heads … Continue reading