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Jamie R Lentzner
I am the owner and founder of Jamie's Painting & Design, I also have a husband, two small children and two dogs.
Interests: Helping Mompreneurs, Entrpreneurial Ventures, artwork,cartooning, Reading, wine tasting, old 80's movies, The Daily Show, Humorous Biographies, spending time with my kids and husband
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November 21, 2012. "At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal. You will regret not spending time with a husband, a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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November 16, 2012. I got a call from my past yesterday, and I heard a voice on the other line that I had not heard for over a year. The voice of a woman that I admired, respected and even... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
November 9, 2012. So, this is not the first time I am just using an email exchange as a blog post, and I am sure it will not be the last. In my defense I can not really do this... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
October 17, 2012. To steal from one person is theft. To steal from many is taxation. ~Daielle’s Law (take off of Felson’s Law) It is interesting to me how most things in my life always come full circle. When bad... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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October 10, 2012 The night of the first 2012 presidential debate my Obama for President was stolen from my front yard, and by yard I mean right in front of my front door. I really do not care what your... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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September 17, 2012. A couple of months ago my daughter turned ten and I had (what I thought was) a great idea to have a "Wipe Out" Birthday Party. For the first time ever we had a pool and how... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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July 23, 2012. I have had no motivation to blog lately. I have been overwhelmed with....well life. I have been spending my summer swimming, playing, staying up late, going to camp, having sleep overs, playing xbox....oh wait, no that is... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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May 10, 2012. I was reading all over the web everyone all a flutter this morning regarding the whole Mom breast feeding her....I don't know 9 year old son (okay he is almost four.....but still) on the cover of Time... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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March 20, 2012. I swear I have no idea even where February went, and now March is more than half over. I feel like Rip Van Winkle and I just woke up from a long winters nap. I mean, I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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January 24, 2011 It has been over a week since I traveled across the country to walk the 2012 Atlanta Gift Show. It was overwhelming and exciting to walk the show just for the pure excuse of finding inspiration for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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January 11, 2011. The last two times I walked shows (San Francisco Gift Show, New York Gift Show, Stationary Show & Surtex) I did it alone....with a capital A for the most part. I hated it. I mean not the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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January 5, 2011. I am not sure if I am happy or sad to see 2011 come to an end. It has been an amazing year with lots of changes and new experiences, in my personal life and at Jamie's... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2012 at Jamie's Blog
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December 6, 2011 Growing up my sister and I were suckers for Musicals,but only those that were on TV that is. A little Shirley Temple on Sunday morning, Wizard of Oz at Easter, Musicals on Sundays and every single Christmas... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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October 20, 2011 I wrote over almost a year ago about submitting my products to Pottery Barn Kids, and admited that my products did not get accepted. I have to admit getting rejected sucked, it was one of the last... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
October 10, 2011 Moving is not for the faint of heart, nor the easily emotional cry baby mess....not that I would know anything about the latter, but I have heard. To be clear I am not talking about moving from... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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September 1, 2011 The first time I got my bank account hacked I thought I was going to vomit when I was on the phone with the bank. I wish I had paid closer attention to my bank statements and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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August 22, 2011 I have been thinking about this post for a long time and I had it all planned out as to what I would say, what photos I would show and how in control I would be. This... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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Naming a new product or a product design sounds easy enough, but it really difficult. There is a reason why multi-gazillion dollar companies spend a fortune on research and development of new products. Even though I jumped blindly into this... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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I graduated college in the Fall of 1993, but I did not go through graduation ceremony till Spring of 1994. I literally moved home the day after taking finals - such a rush I was in to leave behind my... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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I am not much of a fan of Tom Cruise, I think he is bat-ass crazy actually. But I used to really dig him (oh gawd, did I just say that?) back when he made movies like The Outsiders, Taps,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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February 22, 2011. Back in 2005 after we negotiated our lease, put a bunch of money down on our new space I realized we had no office furniture for Jamie's Painting & Design. We had 9 employees, me included and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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Years ago (okay around 2007 and then again in 2008) I came to a crossroad, not a major life changing one where I could not decide whether I wanted a paper or plastic bag, but one where my scruples &... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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The Fridge is Freakin' Out So for about a month our Kenmore refrigerator has not been working quite right - it's not been on it's A-Game if I must be honest. In December everything in the fridge was freezing and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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As I already tweeted or facebooked (is that even a word?) we are downsizing , and we are doing it big time. I am not saying that I was not sad (okay, yes I cried a few tears if you... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2011 at Jamie's Blog
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When I was a little girl I always loved the end of the year specials on the news. They would go over the highs and lows of what happened that year. I was always so upset if I missed "The... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2010 at Jamie's Blog