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20 12, 2015

The Trophy Gift-Less stress and more fun.

By |December 20th, 2015|Celebrations, Christmas, Gifts, Olive Connection|

The latest blog on the Olive Connection website has the link below…

The Trophy Gift- Happy Holidays

Wishing everyone a joyous week and Christmas Celebration.

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Thank you for shopping with us.  Our friends have been awesome supporters.  It’s so rewarding when our old and new friends are customers and like our stuff!

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we are having fun too. Isn’t that what it’s all about? oxC

11 12, 2015

Happy Hanukkah-How do you celebrate?

By |December 11th, 2015|Gifts, Holidays, Olive Connection|

Sunday night is the last night of Hanukkah so I wrote this blog post on the Olive Connection website to celebrate and talk about gifts small and large.
Here is the link to the blog-Happy Hanukkah

18 11, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving-Fall Flavors Delight

By |November 18th, 2015|Food, Holidays, Olive Connection|

New Blog today on Olive Connection Home Page.

Wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving.

18 10, 2015

EveryDay Everything We Do Is New-

By |October 18th, 2015|New Business, Olive Connection, Products|

It’s a mind explosion for me every day, learning about the business and what we need to do to make it work. I’m putting together e-commerce with an awesome guy who lives in Louisiana…patient with my naive questions and not remembering the answers. Love the slow talking southern drawl. Stay tuned…will keep you informed on next steps and when it launches.  I have to figure out the shipping next…a [...]

4 10, 2015

New Blog on Olive Connection Website

By |October 4th, 2015|Business, Food, Olive Connection|

It’s Sunday, and wanted to give you a recap of the week at the store…that’s where I am most days. Having fun putting on another layer of product and events. Check us out and sign up on the website for immediate info. Thanks a million. Carol

http://www.oliveconnection.com/fall-is-here-say-cheese/

24 09, 2015

First Month of Learning

By |September 24th, 2015|Business, Family, Food, New Businesses, Olive Connection|

New Blog Today…Here is a link on the Olive Connection Website.

http://www.oliveconnection.com/first-month-of-learning/

Sign up to receive it automatically at

http://www.oliveconnection.com/

22 08, 2015

Olive Connection Blog

By |August 22nd, 2015|Building a Store, Family, Olive Connection, Selling|

http://www.oliveconnection.com/we-love-our-customers/
Hello Friends

I want to share with you how the blog journey will evolve.  When I write about the store I will do it on the Olive Connections website, and add a link here so you can easily see it.  Better yet, sign up on the website and you can get it automatically.  I will still use my personal blog site when I want to share thoughts not part [...]

6 07, 2015

Welcome to my World

By |July 6th, 2015|Building a Store, Business, Design, Family, Food, Inspiration, New Businesses, Olive Connection, Products, Retail Stores, Selling|

But I don’t like that sink…whah

I need it smaller! Can you find me one?

It has to be changed out…Now!

Because I can!

Really, I need a 3 sink?  After this I should open a restaurant…do I really need to add an expensive grease trap? Making nice with the Health Inspector. Oh the things I am learning…

We are on the home stretch, and it is an intense orbit.  General contractor meetings, pushing [...]

17 05, 2015

Progress Takes Time

By |May 17th, 2015|Business, Design, Family, Fashion, Food, Friendship, Health and Wellness, Inspiration, Marketing, New Businesses, Olive Connection, Philanthropy, Products, Retail Stores, Selling, Uncategorized|

I’ve been busy, thus the lag time in writing my blog.  Everyone said our timing to open beginning June was too aggressive…and now I know why.  Takes more time than we envisioned.  We are a month delayed.  The good news is we have time to to show the space to our friends, whose opinions we trust, to give their ideas and suggestions and brainstorm.  Here is Alan and Pam, [...]

8 04, 2015

Hunters and Gatherers Shopping at Round Top, Texas

By |April 8th, 2015|Art, Business, Celebrations, Design, Fashion, Food, Friendship, Home Decor, Inspiration, Olive Connection, Products, Retail Stores, Selling, Travel, Women's Issues|

WHY did I go to Texas with 6 girlfriends?  My friend Sally, retail consultant,  coach for young buyers, creative thinker, and brand manager, GATHERED her friends together, those who she thought would be interested in 4 days of shopping for STUFF in a new environment that would explode our mind.

ROUND TOP is 80 miles from Austin and 80 miles from Houston.  Population 90, that bursts with thousands experiencing Southern [...]