The Gratitude Garb Blog

On homeschooling, simple living, entrepreneurship, and gratitude

Hey kid, let’s launch a business

Hey kid, let’s launch a business

If a business has a birthday, what day is it? Some would say...most would say it's the day the business first opens. But perhaps it's the day you start to take action. The day when you become determined to make the idea a reality. For many who dream of starting a...

A kid’s first “real” business plan

A kid’s first “real” business plan

In my first post, I shared how we came up with the idea for Gratitude Garb. Of how it was born from a desire to educate our daughter, spread gratitude, and create a family business. One where we could equally contribute. So, in that homeschool lesson on...

Choosing a business charity

Choosing a business charity

First came the business idea. Then came the business plan that my daughter wrote, as I described in my last post. But as I said at the conclusion of that post, we had decided it was important to our business core values to create profits for a chosen charity. We...

Appearance on the Be Who You Want to Be Podcast

Appearance on the Be Who You Want to Be Podcast

Recently I had the opportunity to speak with Kandas Rodarte, the "mom geek", on her podcast, Be Who You Want to Be: Your Business, Your Life. We had an excellent conversation and covered:   My unique story and why we created Gratitude Garb What is direct...

The 4-Step Process of Gratitude: EP009

The 4-Step Process of Gratitude: EP009

The Gratitpreneurs Podcast - Episode 9 - Show Notes In this episode, we continue speaking about the promising potential of gratitude notes and how expressing gratitude could be seen as a 4-step process. We conclude by speaking to Maisy about her new résumé...

Gratitude Notes for Strangers & Driving Traffic…to the Zoo?: EP008

Gratitude Notes for Strangers & Driving Traffic…to the Zoo?: EP008

The Gratitpreneurs Podcast - Episode 8 - Show Notes In today’s episode, we cover expressing gratitude to strangers and conclude with how we have applied Google Shopping and affiliate marketing to our apparel business, Gratitude Garb. While Google Shopping...

How we Built Our Forest Meditation Labyrinth

How we Built Our Forest Meditation Labyrinth

So, what would possess me to build a forest meditation labyrinth? Well, each Mother's Day I have the challenge of showing my wife, Liz, how grateful I am to her for being such an incredible mother to our daughter. I would say that she's the best mother in the world...

Gratitude Notes for Strangers & Driving Traffic…to the Zoo?: EP008

Gratitude Jars and Adopting a Customer Service Policy: EP004

Gratipreneurs is a show about our family's journey to build a business based on gratitude and fight cystic fibrosis. Each week we'll share our experiences on entrepreneurship and teaching kids how to start a t-shirt apparel business, living a more mindful and simple...

Sacred Gratitude Places, Meditation Labyrinths, and Google Shopping: EP007

Creative Ways to Express Gratitude and How to Design a Logo: EP003

Gratipreneurs is a show about our family's journey to build a business based on gratitude and fight cystic fibrosis. Each week we'll share our experiences on entrepreneurship and teaching kids how to start a t-shirt apparel business, living a more mindful and simple...

The 4-Step Process of Gratitude: EP009

The Gratitude Journal Debate and How to Name a Business: EP002

Gratipreneurs is a show about our family's journey to build a business based on gratitude and fight cystic fibrosis. Each week we'll share our experiences on entrepreneurship and teaching kids how to start a t-shirt apparel business, living a more mindful and simple...

Gratitude Rocks, Are Women More Grateful Than Men, and Affiliate Marketing: EP005

The science of gratitude and launching a family clothing brand: EP001

Gratipreneurs is a show about our family's journey to build a business based on gratitude and fight cystic fibrosis. Each week we'll share our experiences on entrepreneurship and teaching kids how to start a t-shirt apparel business, living a more mindful and simple...

Gratitude Notes for Strangers & Driving Traffic…to the Zoo?: EP008

Podcast trailer

Hey there, Tim Young here, and I'm pleased to announce our new family podcast called Gratipreneurs. It's a show about our family's journey to build a business based on gratitude and fight cystic fibrosis. Each week we'll share our experiences on entrepreneurship and...

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