If you’ve been looking for me, I’m probably somewhere behind that big stack of boxes. Our carpenter bee trap instructions went viral on Facebook, so we had to make a bunch of server upgrades and site tweaks to keep the website up and running. That kept us busy for all of Monday and Tuesday. Then, we started getting lots of e-mails and comments from readers who wanted to buy our traps. So, we added them to our Etsy shop Wednesday afternoon, and we were immediately flooded with orders.
It was clear we were going to need better tools, if we were going to be mass producing carpenter bee traps, so we raced to the store for a miter saw and a drill press, and we set up shop in our driveway. [Read more…]