Linville Falls and closing the etsy shop

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I've been slow about downloading photos lately. These photos are from earlier this month. We went up to Linville Falls on the Parkway for a little hike. As you can see, I'm wearing my clogs — it wasn't exactly a strenuous hike! But beautiful, yes.

With lots of waterfall views.

By the way, I have decided to close my etsy shop. I need to reprioritize right now and the shop just doesn't feel like something I can do right now. I'm going to put everything on half off to try to clear it out, then will close it sometime in the next week or two.

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  1. says

    I just did my part to help you get rid of merch… thanks for the notification of your sale, but I’m sad that you’re having to close your Etsy shop. Keep on doing the things that are most important to you. That’s what life is about. =)

  2. says

    hey, my favorite kind of hiking is the kind that is clog-tolerant. ;^)
    it’s good to reach for balance and slow down, do less. i hope things even out for you soon.

  3. says

    What a beautiful hike!! Looks a lot like Letchworth Park, which is near me in upstate New York. I am going to hop over to your etsy shop right now and check things out. I totally understand about feeling the need to re-prioritize and simplify. Hope all is going ok with you. I find your ideas and your blog to be really inspirational…

  4. HeatherK says

    Beautiful! Personally bummed about the etsy closure, but very much understand the need to shift priorities. I used to sell knit things a while back, but no more.

  5. Andrea McMann says

    HI Jean,
    I’m sorry to hear about your shop, but I guess everyone has to make these kinds of decisions sometimes. How are you feeling?

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