The 30 ideas in this manual are simple, realistic and inexpensive. You probably already own some of what you’ll need to get started. These ideas cover the needs of families, individuals and small local businesses found in nearly every community. You will be serving your family, friends and neighbors with the products and services they need to keep their lives and businesses running pleasantly and efficiently, while earning an income for yourself.
My husband and I over the years have operated several of these part-time businesses, and the income came in handy when we both found ourselves unemployed. I was a professional chef, had my own catering business, and currently sell my gourmet breads and baked goods at local farmers markets, fairs and festivals. I continue to write for local newspapers and a local magazine. I have self-published three cookbooks and am currently working on a fourth cookbook as well as other book projects. Sean has a knife, scissors and small tool sharpening business, and is working on a manual that we will publish in the next couple of months..
If we can do it…why can’t you?
Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain…