We are excited to announce "The Smart Phone Scarf" is getting smarter! We're going to college!! Emerson Street Clothing Company has licensed our patented phone scarf and is putting your favorite college team's logo on it. We are thrilled to join forces with ESC because of their strong reputation for integrity, quality, factory compliance, flexibility and creative fashionable missy fit products. No … Continue reading Peepsnake goes to College… with a Licensing Deal!
As I write this, the northeast is getting pounded with snow. Here at Peepsnake, not so much; we are based down in the south in Atlanta, Georgia. I find out when inclement weather is about to strike up there when I receive a timely email, not from The Weather Channel, CNN or FOX, but from … Continue reading How I Got My Invention On QVC – Part 2
It's official! Our techwearables were issued a UTILITY PATENT. I would not even have dreamed up to put something like this on any sort of Bucket List if I had one. “U.S. Patented Inventor” It took time, patience, and lawyer fees, but it was worth it to be awarded this life achievement. And to think, … Continue reading Peepsnake awarded a Utility Patent!
I got the opportunity to go LIVE on-air on QVC September 30th on the 7-9am Mornings Made Easy Show with Rachel Boesing and Dan Hughes. What an incredible experience! Peepsnake was voted as the winner of QVC Sprouts Program (week 71) by Peepsnake and QVC customers. How did this 'mompreneur' get this opportunity to even get up for a vote? I just pursued … Continue reading How I Got My Invention On QVC – Part 1
This past weekend, I got a special Valentine's Day gift from my husband– an article he wrote about me. Here is a copy of my love letter ;) “All In”… A Valentine’s Day gift to my wife After 20 years of marriage, it’s often difficult to know what to get my girl on Valentine’s Day. So this year, I’m … Continue reading ALL IN… A Valentine’s Day Letter from My Husband
After 13 years as a stay-at-home mom, I successfully launched a SIMPLE IDEA into a NEW PRODUCT. The boxes are arriving from the manufacturer, the website is being launched, and the online shop is open for business in a few days. WooHoo! This is really exciting!!...The things I have learned...From learning to even turn on … Continue reading Peepsnake Has Arrived!
"Can humans and the big phones of today coexist?" I love this blog post from Sam Biddle on gizmodo.com, Giant Smartphones in Skinny Jeans: A Photoshoot EXACTLY! That's what I'm talking about. No Phone Butt... or anywhere else in jeans, for that matter! "It was difficult to sit down." X marks the spot of Nooooo … Continue reading Skinny Jeans Phone-Butt Test
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCxSratPZno **Film and Editing Cred: Will Walker, 13-year old** Dad to 5-year old: “I thought you were wearing your Superman shirt?” 5-year old to Dad: “I can't reach it.” Dad: “Why?” 5-year old: “It's on top of that hill.” ~Susan Bee
Spending the weekend taking part in an unbelievable, eye (and ear)-opening, live-in-the-now educational experience was quite special. I have a new appreciation for the word ‘meaningful’ in the ‘Meaningful Easter Prayer and Meditation Activities' and a new application. It is what you create it to be. Mon, April 2nd 5. Burdens– I feel lightened of … Continue reading Prayer and Meditation Activites: 5 thru 8
For the next few days, I will be out-of-contact all day, in a closed-off seminar room with no windows, listening to how to become a better me (maybe I need some prayers.) My awesome husband will continue the ‘Meaningful Easter Prayer and Meditation Activities’ over the weekend with the kids (maybe he needs some prayers.) … Continue reading Prayer and Meditation Activities: 2 thru 4
With bunnies, marshmallow chicks, and colored eggs around the corner, every year Easter seems to come up quickly after just recovering from the chaos of Christmas and Valentines Day with the kids. I scramble to dye some eggs with them, attend a few different egg hunts, and bam, Easter Sunday has come and gone. I … Continue reading 8 Activities Toward a More Meaningful Easter
“Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.” That day I met with my 3rd manufacturer, a story that began a year before. It was the 9th American one I spoke with over the phone—the others: “We’re too busy.” “We don’t work with your fabric.” “We don’t have enough … Continue reading A Manufacturing Story: Perseverance and Patience