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...And then I took a step back

Last week I decided to do something I almost never do. I (mostly) disconnected. For almost 10 days I used little to no social media and I only checked my phone once or twice a day. Owning a small business that uses social media as my main form of marketing this was a pretty scary endeavor. The first day I stressed about what would happen if I didn't post a photo on my page for a few days. Would I lose followers? Would people decide to use another gift company? Would I miss my big break?....And then I took a step back. I reminded myself why I started. I started Upstate Crate to live a more intentional life. I wanted...

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