How to make a sea kelp basket

When I started my Etsy shop I only knew how to make sea kelp baskets and later learned more then that. I have been making them since 2011 and made a good amount of extra money and a great reputation. Everyone has asked me how do I make them. Well today is you’re lucky day because I’m going to share with you how to.

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Michelle Reese
How to add a Google translator button to your website Squarespace

Have anyone of you looked everywhere to create a multilingual site on Squarespace only to find out there are either on only certain templates with only a few language or find any solution for it? I have read through posts and all the related topic in the forums section and they only refer me to this site. Multilingulizer. Which you have to pay a one time payment of $79-$499. REALLY? How can a website not have it apart of its template! Well I have a free solution to the countless questions asked about this particular topic. You will be amazed of how easy-peasy it is! And it's FREE! You heard me FREE!

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How to workaround making icons for your website using Canva

I have discovered a great way to workaround using the Canva app on a free account. You might be wondering everyone knows how to. But this is not what you ever heard about and it' so easy and will be the first time you ever read how I learned to do this. You can see my icons and I'm working on so more but here goes the steps to make it. By the way I can't figure out how to screen record on my Iphone but no worries I've got it covered.

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How to remove dates on squarespace with simple css code

There are several reasons why you should remove your dates. For one reason if your using squarespace (I’m not sure about other platforms), you might keep a post as a draft to finish later before publishing it. As a result, when posting it that will show the date you started ryour draft. Another reason is so you don’t look like you’re posting inconsistent. This is easy-peasy! A few lines of css coding and that’s it.

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Top tips to make your own beach home on a budget

There are many ways to create a cozy beach cottage look with inexpensive coastal-inspired decorating ideas that are affordable. How I discovered valuable tips on ways to find DIY tips and projects from free to a budget that won't break the bank. I love my beach cottage because the coast is here when I am not living there yet. (This is an old post long time ago so the pictures aren't great.)

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For Our Parents Birthday- Their well-lived Lives

When someone has been around as many years as our parents, we forget some of the many extraordinary things they have done in their lives. We believe it is better to honor your parents and other loved ones by telling them we love them while they are alive rather than at a free uneral. One cannot choose who your parents will be. In my case, my feelings are very fortunate and proud to call them mom and dad.

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How to customize your blog layout on squarespace

Most of the blog pages show the posts as a long scrolling effect with posts stacked upon each other. Some might like that look but I feel it's rather harder for viewers to stay interested when you have to scroll down and down to find posts.  And my blog posts are not the same style or layout as you scroll down and what I mean by that is some posts are different styles with images or not on others. You will hear and see what I mean in the video. But I figured out a way to customizes it through help forums on squarespace. Here.s a video on it and a step by step tutorial.

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How to Create a Custom SignUp Form Using Canva on Squarespace

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Everybody wants to create an unique custom design newsletter sign up form whether it's connected to Mailchimp or any other I have an easy, quick, and unique way to make it. You can use any graphic design tools you want but I'm going to be showing how to using canva on squarespace platform. I don't know about you, but I have had trouble making a cute or brand design from the tutorials I have read so far and it's never worked out like the example they show. It's not that I don't know coding but I found mailchimp confusing and tutorials that aren't very detailed or having to signup for a paid course. Not all are that way but unfortunately I have not come across any. Or maybe I just lack the ability to get it, Who Knows?! Other tools and resources you can use as well.

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2o tools for creating amazing visual content for social media

Nowadays visual content whether its on your website or social media sites you made have visual content. I went through my MacBook Pro and iTunes in search of new tools to use for visual and video apps or websites to use for social media and my website. But here's the thing most of the apps for not free and cost more than I want to spend at this point. I would like to try them out first. Many of these tools you're familiar with and some are new to me. To read more on list of tools to use click here.

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Self-motivation-The steps that really work

Let's examine three ways people get motivated. Fear has been used as motivation. For instance, you are threatened with punishment if you don't complete the assigned task. The do-it-self-method. Reward is often used to motivated people---the promise of some kind of reward given after completing the task. One motivation works better than others: self-motivation---when we do something because we want to. Then there's fear motivation which only works temporarily. If your teacher tells you to study or else you do it but if the teacher isn't around you won't. Reward motivation doesn't always work, either. Sometimes the reward isn't really worth it for us to get the work done. 
 

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What to do when the unexpected happens in business

What happens when your personal life changes that causes it to affect your business? Sometimes when you have an online business you might run into problems that are out of your hand, so what do you do? Well, I wish I had a good answer to it. But I don't really! I have been struggle to overcome a list of events that has happened in the last couple of weeks and I haven't quite done a good job at it. I'm going to tell you first of all, we can't stress over what happens that is out of our control so stay positive. Now let's get to my unexpected issues that is why I have been doing not much work and let me tell you it's a crazy and unbelievable story.

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What was I thinking!

Do you ever have an experience that you know better but it took a few times before the light bulb came on? When looking back at some of the huge times that, I'd call it an "airhead moment." I decided to share my funniest moments in business as well as in life the little "mishaps," that occurred along the way. Here are my insights into: "what the heck was I thinking," when I did these crazy "little mishaps." First of all, need to give you a look behind my unique and innovative ideas to show you why it cracks me up. It didn't take one time to figure it but sometimes a few tries at the most unbelievably "why didn't you get it the first time," thinking. Following that is where I've summarized parts of significant times where I can look back and bust up laughing how crazy it was. 

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How to be thankful and appreciate others

How many times a day do you thank someone for their help or tell someone they are greatly appreciated? There are a lot of unsung hero's walking the halls of life and how many of us take it granted? If you're building is fresh and clean---who's the response? If your food is good----who's the one you thank it for? There more I could go on and on about. To read the outline of my series "The journey called life" is a great starting point.

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HOW TO INSPIRE YOU TO FIND YOURSELF

Do you realize that since the beginning of time there has not been anyone of us that is a duplicate. There is no one exactly like you. You are unique. Maybe that is the reason there are things you like about yourself and things that you can do that no one else can. Some people tend to spend their thinking about wanting to look like or be someone else. Instead of thinking like that, concentrate on the things you know and can do, the things you like about yourself and develop them. Make you the best you can be. You are worth more then millions! Don't ever sell yourself short.

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