Creative Business

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Favorite Business Tool: CoSchedule

By Brooke DePauw / November 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

I feel like on a daily basis I am pitched new business tool that I “have to have” but do you ever wonder how many of them are actually worth the money? In my almost three years of business I have tried numerous different business tools. Some worth every penny and some I could live…

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Sincerely: How do I block schedule my day?

By Brooke DePauw / January 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Productivity is one of my favorite topics so naturally when I learned about block scheduling I was all about it, but to be honest it took me a long time to figure out how to make block scheduling work for me and my schedule. Today, I am sharing how I block schedule my day and…

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Sincerely: how do I start my own event planning business?

By Brooke DePauw / December 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

Hi there!   I’m interested in starting my own event planning business, but am unsure how to go about finding all the resources I need. I have done a few weddings but there is still SO much I don’t know. I am still in the process of getting a degree in education but my heart…

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New changes and offerings to Stellaluna Events

By Brooke DePauw / November 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

When I started Stellaluna Events 20 months ago I had a vision to solely focus on planning and coordinating weddings and nothing would pull me from that vision. But sometimes life has a different plan for you. So today I am so excited to officially announce..   I am now offering ‘stand alone’ floral design services!   I…

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Why Taking Time Off Helps Grow Your Business

By Brooke DePauw / August 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

Have you ever felt uninspired, unmotivated and just down right tired of doing what you’re doing? Have you ever felt guilty because you are doing your dream job and don’t feel you deserve a break because there are other people who have more stresses than you?   I have.   Far too often we run…

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La Petite Bloom Workshop: Leland, MI

By Brooke DePauw / June 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

Furthering education and meeting other creatives is an important part of my business so I was more than excited to attend The Bloom Workshop in Leland, Michigan.   Our morning began with a three and a half hour car ride to the Leelanua Peninsula in beautiful Northern Michigan. Any trip to Northern Michigan is typically…

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Hygge Retreat 2017

By Brooke DePauw / April 7, 2017 / 2 Comments

“ ‘hygge’ a Danish term defined as “a quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.” Pronounced “hoo-guh,” the word is said to have no direct translation in English, though “cozy” comes close.” -The New Yorker This past summer I was scrolling through Instagram and stumbled across a picture…

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