Sarahtonin Story

Not Your Grandma's Hobby

I love the look on people's faces when I tell them my new career is embroidery. It's a very quizzical look and I typically follow with, "I know it sounds grandma." I've yet to make any flowered doilies or cutesy 'Home Sweet Home' messages (although I might one day). If you look up #modernembroidery on Instagram you can see these makers have leveled up on the flowered doilies and are...
on July 01, 2016

The Big Change

Well, holy shit, I've taken the plunge. I quit my corporate, stable, comfortable paycheck and benefits job yesterday. Part of me is scared shitless and part of me feels an overwhelming sense of relief. In the back of my head I know it's been coming for a few months now, but actually handing in the resignation letter makes it terrifyingly exciting. All my life I've dealt with depression and anxiety, but...
on June 30, 2016