August 6, 2012

Taking Chances


Today, August 6, 2012 at 12:00 pm, my husband and I signed a lease on a retail storefront in Clawson, Michigan that will very shortly become our artist’s market, Maple Arcade.

Despite dreaming my entire life about owning my own shop and spending the past two months researching the hell out of it, I awoke this morning with dread. Signing the lease on this place scares me to death.  What if no one comes?  What if we don’t make any money?  What if…. we SUCCEED?

I’m still at a loss for words, but I had to tell ya internet.  Keep your eyes peeled for more about Maple Arcade!

xo Em


  1. Emily! I’m so excited for you and your husband. That is AMAZING!!!

  2. Just found your blog and I love, love, love the layout. One of the coolest I have seen!

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