Starting a business as a single mom.


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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How to find a good name for your business.


When I started with this idea it never occur to me that naming a business could be so complicated. In hind sight I came to this with unrealistic expectations. I picked the first name I found a .com domain available for and called it quits for a while.

Until I found my name was infringing on someone else’s trademark. They weren’t exactly the same. But the lawyer I spoke to felt it was close enough that they could mind.

That and the fact that it was soooooo boring. Snooze inducing in fact.

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I’m not alone any more.

I’m not alone any more.

I am so happy to be writing this today. As the title says, I am not alone any more. My dear friend, and also single mother, Anne, has agreed to join me in making Picsea a reality.

Anne is coming as Marketing Director. To start she will be running our social media accounts, plus joining me here at Starting Picsea to share her part in this experience.

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