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009 – The Art of Butchery and How to Make Better Meat Eating Decisions with PJ Jackson

“You’d be amazed at what you can learn when you just ask the butcher.” – PJ Jackson In this episode, we interview PJ Jackson, co-owner of The Chop Shop Butchery in Asheville, North Carolina. PJ and his business partner, Matt Helms, formerly worked as the head butcher and manager at The Chop Shop Butchery, respectively. … Continue reading 009 – The Art of Butchery and How to Make Better Meat Eating Decisions with PJ Jackson

008 – A Lesson on Finding Your Own Creative Style (and Business Niche) with Sarah Hooker

“I quickly learned that not everyone is your customer. You have to find your own tribe.” – Sarah Hooker When we chose Sarah Hooker to be our Personal Branding photographer, it wasn’t at random. There was something about her style that aligned with our vision – something that made her photos different from all the … Continue reading 008 – A Lesson on Finding Your Own Creative Style (and Business Niche) with Sarah Hooker

007 – Growing A Wedding Planning Business with Nikki Sciurba

Nikki Sciurba is not your average wedding planner. She is somehow magically laid back and calm all the while paying meticulous attention to the details. As some of you may know, we’re getting married this September in Asheville. Planning a wedding takes way more time and attention than we could have imagined and we couldn’t … Continue reading 007 – Growing A Wedding Planning Business with Nikki Sciurba

006 – From Dishwasher to Chef de Cuisine with Derek Herre

The Rhubarb’s Head Chef shares some thoughts on what it takes to rise in the restaurant industry. Derek Herre was one of our very first friends we made in Asheville. We met him one night while out at dinner at John Fleer’s The Rhubarb, a farm-to-table restaurant located in Pack’s Square of Downtown Asheville. It … Continue reading 006 – From Dishwasher to Chef de Cuisine with Derek Herre

005 – What We Wish We Had Known Before Moving to Asheville

In this episode, we interview one another on the move. You’ll hear: the biggest surprises about the move (hint: we didn’t use a U-haul) the many lessons from finding an apartment without living here strategies we used to furnish our space without going bankrupt and more! After three weeks in Asheville, we decided to sit … Continue reading 005 – What We Wish We Had Known Before Moving to Asheville