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I’m in business!

So, it’s official.
I have a business.
For real.

It’s totally crazy.

I’m all legit.

I have a sellers permit, a business license and an officially filed fictitious name.

The only thing left is a bank account.

But I guess I need money before I can get that.

I also have a Facebook page, a twitter account, a pinterest page, a (one month free trial) website and blog.

Not to mention the etsy store… And the shop on thecraftstar.com (if they ever get it fixed).

I think I’ve covered all the bases.

Now I just need people to buy stuff.

But, of they buy stuff from all the places they can buy stuff at once,
I’m screwed. LOL

…and exhale

….and exhale.

That would be a deep sigh of relief.

For the first time in about 6 months, I feel like there is hope for us.

Financially that is.

There is a beautiful bright spot of hope on the horizon… our tax refund.

Three cheers for the IRS! 

HIp Hip Hooray! Hip Hip Hooray! Hip Hip Hooray!  

Granted, it would be a lot more had we taken care of 2009 tax debacle in a more timely manner.  But that will no longer be hanging over our heads, and we will come out a little bit ahead.  YES!

Enough ahead that we can get (desperately needed) new tires on the truck and catch up on a couple of things we are on the verge of being behind on or just put it in the bank.  Putting it in the bank is probably the better way to go, but at the same time, we are never going to get ahead if we are constantly behind. Right?

(Oh, and we got a letter the other day that hubby had about $300 left over from an old 401K that had gone unclaimed… so we should hopefully be getting that sometime  too! Sweet!)

All I know is that I felt like a huge weight was lifted off of my shoulders yesterday once I got the taxes filed. We should have our refund in 8-14 days(hopefully).. as long as our bill from last year doesn’t mess things up. 

Although, I’m confident that the IRS will figure it out. 🙂

Happy Wednesday! 🙂