Starting a business as a single mom.

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There is so much to consider before starting a business and so much to do in order to launch a service.

I am hesitant to set a deadline for launching. Mostly because my time to work on this is so limited right now.

As I’ve said before I have a full time job designing at a marketing agency. Aside from that I am a single mother to a 3 year old girl. And although her daddy is a rock start and helps out a ton, there’s so much that eats up any time I have left in each day.

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Domain. Check.

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It is 2016. In the US people have been coming up with business names for over 2 centuries and buying domains to match those names for more than 20 years.

It isn’t surprising, that after doing your research and narrowing down a name for your business that isn’t already taken, the chances of being able to match it with a .com are slim. Unless you come up with a fully made up name. You know, like Kodak or Xerox … words that seem to have come straight from outer space.

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Our first post.

Portrait, Family and Event Photographer Daniela Rey |NielaPhotography.com

Here we are. On the first day of this story. Who knows where it will go. But we sure hope far.

A little about me. My name is Daniela, I am a Colombian photographer and graphic designer living in Los Angeles, CA. I am a single mother to a little 3 year old girl and we live in a one bedroom apartment with very little space, lots of light, lots of plants and the sweetest landlords.

I currently work at a marketing agency doing graphic design. I love my job. I love designing.I love my relatively stress free graphic design job where I get to be creative for 8 hours a day, turn my computer off and go home with no work in mind. I have enjoyed this type of work most of my work life, and I know I could continue to do so for much longer.

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