24 Oct '12, 5pm

Happy pre-lated birthday to us! 15 years.

Next month will be the 15th anniversary of Sweet Maria’s. One feeling I have can be summed up as follows: Whew. I told a customer recently about the anniversary and she said, “Really? Only 15 years?!” That sentiment took me aback when I heard it but then it made me think. When I look back, it does seem like both a long time and not much time at all. I remember lots of high points, like moving to California and buying our own building. And we remember lots of low points, like moving to California and buying our own building. That is the thing with owning your own business; there are lots of highs and lows, and often those happen at the same time. It’s sort of like childbirth, just not as messy. The move to California was the same way – big and wonderful and terrible all at the same time. It was exciting to buy a building, but it was also terrifying because of all the proble...

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