About

Anne-Marie Faiola is a serial entrepreneur and passionate crafter. She is also a die-hard scuba diver and voracious reader. Anne-Marie currently runs a series of crafty companies, including the one she started at the age of 20, Bramble Berry. She sits on a variety of non-profit boards and loves to bake if she ever has any extra time.

SoapQueen.com is a collection of soap projects, personal musings, business advice from the trenches and the occasional family photo.

Anne-Marie lives in Bellingham, WA with her adorable entrepreneur husband (he runs an engineering firm) and a beautiful toddler and new baby sister.

 

That’s Anne-Marie’s story in a nutshell, want more? You got it!


Personal Ramblings

Soapy Social Media Roundup

With Halloween quickly approaching, I have been busy gathering costumes, pumpkins and decor. Jamisen has decided to dress up as Clifford the Big Red Dog, and has been perfecting his […]

Guest Post: Should Breast Cancer Awareness Month Be Breast Can Cure Awareness Month?

This blog post comes from my aunt Sharon, who is a breast cancer survivor. In addition, Sharon is an author and a major proponent of positive thinking. October is breast […]

Fresh Fish, Sugar and New Words

Happy Weekend all! We’re already off to a busy start with a 16 mile run for Chris and Farmer’s Market for the rest of us. Bellingham is located on the […]

Soapy Social Media Roundup

The morning air is becoming crisp, and some areas of the country are even experiencing brrrr, snow…fall is coming!┬áThis weekend,┬áthe kiddos and I are spending as much time as possible […]

Making Lip Balm on Soap Queen TV

It’s another throw-back Thursday video on Soap Queen TV! This video was originally filmed in 2009 (check out the background on the set). This recipe is still a favorite and […]

Remembrance

Today marks the 13 year anniversary of the World Trade Center terrorist attack on September 11th, 2001. While this event happened over a decade ago, the effects of this tragedy […]

Top 5 Favorite Business Books

No entrepreneur jumps into business knowing exactly how to run a company. Despite what you hear or read, people aren’t just born good at business. It takes years (decades!) to […]

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