Category Archives: You’re Getting Warmer

Help! My Elderly Parent is Being Scammed! (part 1 of a series)

Well, not actually mine, but I recently read an article about scammers from Jamaica who are taking hundreds of millions of dollars from the elderly. “Jamaican con artists are defrauding mostly elderly targets by selling them a bogus dream. Millions … Continue reading

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Solutions When You Are Always Cold

One of the comments I hear a lot from people who order a Sleepy Sleeve for themselves or for their favorite patient is that they are “always cold.” There can be a lot of reasons for this. When you are … Continue reading

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5,4,3,2,1….

“Most entrepreneurs do not start their business because they want to run a sales organization” (Carolyn Herfurth). In fact, most of us get all excited about the creativity, the design, the helping people, the freedom…then run head on into the … Continue reading

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One of Those Days

Just so you know that things don’t always go well when you are starting a business…this evening has been one mess-up after another! It started with an order for some monogrammed Sleepy Sleeves. No problem. Pull out my machine that … Continue reading

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You’re Getting Warmer Fleeces a School!

I could tell you the story, but I think I will let Mrs. Quinn do it. (She gave me permission to post this) The 3rd and 4th Grade Sewing News “The students have been working on a service project in … Continue reading

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Drinking from a firehose

The first year of being a full-time entrepreneur was spent fighting to get the information I needed. I think I probably wore Google out, looking for tidbits and clues to the answers I sought. That was then. NOW, I feel … Continue reading

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Just Call Me Alice

Woke up before 4 and couldn’t go back to sleep so I decided to get up and do some research on marketing that I started yesterday morning. By the time I finished, I felt like I had been down several … Continue reading

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Growing Pains

When we moved here to Reading, PA 5 years ago, we chose to downsize our home. With our boys both headed for college, we figured we didn’t need as much room. It has worked well–until You’re Getting Warmer showed up. … Continue reading

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How to Crochet a Rug

In this ever evolving business, I found myself with loads of fleece scraps and strips. And, wanting to be as zero landfill as possible, I figured I could make crocheted rugs with the strips. Until I saw just how many … Continue reading

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